Biography

Actress, artist, adventurer: Passion is everything.

Sisse Marie is a multiple platinum certified, Danish Music Award winning (equivalent to The Grammy), Danish born, artist, songwriter, and actress. She was born in Aalborg, Denmark in Northern Jutland.

She began her career as a teenager winning the biggest singing competition for juniors on Danish National Television. This music phenomenon garnered both a Gold Certified album and received a Danish Music Award as a teen before embarking upon a very successful international modeling career. This modeling venture afforded Sisse the opportunity to work in Milan, London, Munich, Atlanta, Istanbul, Copenhagen, Stockholm and beyond. While still modeling she also released a top 5 single and hosted the most watched show on Danish MTV.

She has successfully released 3 consecutive #1 singles including "Every Time (You Look At Me)", "Dirty Hands", and "Kill For Your Love", which all have spawn top airplay on the MTV charts and added yet another achievement to the songstress' extraordinary career.

Sisse has been affectionately labeled as a "Branding Magnet" because she's endorsed by many A-list brands such as Smirnoff, Pilgrim and Citroën. In addition she's worked with several elite international brands like Volvo, Heineken, Tiffany Bridal, John Frieda, Wonderbra, Bianco Shoe Company, Dyrberg/Kern jewelry, Vero Moda and O'Neill. She has also covered and been featured in prestigious magazines such as Cosmopolitan, T3 Magazine, Ché, Marie Clarie, etc.

The music took Sisse Marie touring internationally including 3 massive live tours in Asia. In addition, she has played more than 100 shows/festivals in Denmark, as well as high profile American venues such as the world renown Playboy Mansion, L.A. Supperclub, and a New Year’s Eve performance in NYC’s Times Square.

Sisse Marie's single "Paralyzed" is featured in "The Sims" video game, which is one of the best selling video game series of all time. Sisse Marie also appears as a digital character in this franchise which has sold over 175 million copies worldwide.

As a born entertainer, Sisse Marie realized her music career didn’t fulfill her. Acting was her true passion and known for being unstoppable, it made her move to America in 2014. Many years of training, especially in the acknowledged Meisner technique and her experience in improv shows etc., elevated her even further as a multi-talented entertainer.

Opportunities quickly opened up for Sisse Marie in her new career as an actress and she has starred in numerous movies and TV series, including the award-winning TV series "Siren" from 2020. Furthermore, she has 3 movies in post-production: The American/Danish/Swedish drama “The Last Play”, the fantasy/science fiction “Wonderland Recoil”, and “Meet the Blacks 2: The House Next Door” where she stars opposite Mike Epps and Katt Williams with Danny Trejo and Snoop Dogg.

Not only is Sisse Marie a fullhearted artist devoted to her passion, she also certified to be a therapist back in 2010. This was the first step towards the spiritual lifestyle Sisse Marie now lives on the Californian coast, close to her work in Hollywood.

When she’s not on set she spends most of her time in nature unwinding from the hectic life as an actress.


Resume

Timeline

2000

Finalist in Top Model Denmark.

2001

Winner of teen song competition MGP Junior on Danish national TV. Signs record deal with Universal Music. Releases gold certified debut album "Du Har Brug For Mig". Receives 2x platinum for MGP Junior album.

2001-2003

Performs live at more than 300 venues including the leading music festivals in Denmark.

2002

Receives a Danish Music Award (equivalent to The Grammy) for Best Teen Album. Receives platinum for MGP Christmas album.

2003

Signs contract with Scoop Models.

2003-2005

Works as an international model in Milan, London, Copenhagen, Oslo, Munich, Amsterdam, Istanbul and Stockholm. Does model photos, catalogues and billboards for Tiffany Bridal, O'Neill, Heineken, Volvo, Citroën and Wonderbra, and photo series and covers of Cosmopolitan, T3, Ché, M!, and Marie Claire including runway modelling for Italian Vogue.

2005

Signs record deal with EMI Music and releases the top 5 single "Boom". The song is in heavy rotation on national radio and TV.

2006-2007

Hosts the highest rated TV show on Danish MTV.

2008

Graduates from CVT Singer Course at Complete Vocal Institute.

2008-2009

Moves to Atlanta to further explore a music career, and works with internationally acclaimed songwriter Jan Smith who has credits with Usher and Justin Bieber. Additionally, collaborates with Atlanta top songwriters such as Sam Hook who is known for his hit records with Miley Cyrus and Ne-Yo.

2009-2010

Studies and graduates as a therapist from ID Academy.

2010

Releases platinum certified hit record "Every Time" in collaboration with DJ MORTEN. The song goes straight to number 1 on the Danish single chart. On the day of release, the music video for the song is the World's 8th most viewed music video on YouTube.

2010-2012

Tours the biggest festivals in Denmark, and completes a tour of 200 venues including the Playboy Mansion in Los Angeles and the PlayStation Theatre Times Square in New York City.

2011

Releases the single "Dirty Hands" that immediately enters top 20 on the Danish single chart. The music video is the most played song on Danish MTV, achieves heavy rotation on national TV in Brazil, where is stays comfortably for weeks in top 10 on MTV Brazil.

2012

Releases the single "Kill for Your Love". The music video is the most played song on National TV station DR MAMA and Danish MTV. Places the song "Paralyzed" in the best selling video game of all time The Sims, and is designed as a digital character in the game. The Sims has sold more than 175 million copies worldwide.

2013-2014

Performs three massive live tours in Asia consisting of more than 50 venues.

2014

Signs a record deal in the USA with Melinda Entertainment, a sub label of RCA Records, and moves to Atlanta, USA.

2015

Independently releases the electronic double EP "The Black Cat EP", that subsequently simultaneously holds both the #1 and #2 spot on the Danish Electronic iTunes chart.

2016

Performs live shows in Southern United States among others with American rapper Waka Flocka Flame.

2016-2019

Studies and graduates Meissner Acting Technique.

2017

Stars in the award winning movie "The Dunning Man". Plays the first leading role in the American romantic drama "Let's Make It".

2018

Films Huawei commercial with Gal Gadot and Virginia Black commercial with Drake. Stars in a supporting role in The House Next Door playing opposite Katt Williams, Mike Epps with Danny Trejo and Snoop Dogg.

2019

Plays the lead role in the American/Danish/Swedish feature film "The Last Play". Plays the lead role in the psychedelic Sci-Fi/Fantasy feature film Wonderland Recoil which is subsequently filmed in Iceland and California.

2020

Stars as "Yura" in the award winning American TV series Siren.