Julia Bache-Wiig grew up in Eivindvik, Norway, in a small village on the west coast.
Julia is known for her role as Thyra in 2 seasons of THE LAST KINGDOM (Carnival Films/BBC/Netflix). Season 3 begins shooting in late 2017.
In German/Norwegian co-production TWO LIVES, Julia starred alongside Liv Ullmann and Juliane Köhler. The film was shortlisted for the Oscar’s (Foreign Language Film), establishing Julias name on the silver screen.
Julia is also known for her roles in MAN OF WAR and A SOMEWHAT GENTLE MAN. In 2015 Julia was seen as Aase in the Norwegian TV drama AQUITTED which was later distributed by Channel 4 in the UK.
Julia had her screen debut in the short film HEARTCUT by director Anne Sewitsky. Julia starred in the drama series STORST AV ALT, produced by the Norwegian Broadcasting Company (NRK). After this she landed roles in several high profile Norwegian features, among them MAX MANUS and TURN ME ON, GODDAMMIT.
Julia’s latest feature film is Harald Zwart’s upcoming war movie THE 12TH MAN, alongside Jonathan Rhys Meyers, in which she plays the role of Hanna Gronnvoll.
Alongside working in films, Julia has also played several leading roles on stage, such as Juliet in ROMEO & JULIET, Hilde Wangel in THE MASTERBUILDER, Laura in THE GLASS MENAGERIE and Janine in SCHORCHED.
Julia is currently filming HOMEGROUND, an upcoming Norwegian Drama series.