Marie Askehave was born in the small town of Nibe in Jutland, northernDenmark. Her father Ole Askehave is an engineer. Her mother Else Gungeis a speech therapist. She studied acting at the Danish National Schoolof Theatre in Copenhagen, graduating in 2003.
While she is best knownfor her movie and TV work, particularly her role as Rie Skovgaard inthe first season of "Forbrydelsen" (2007) , she continues toappear in stage productions. In July 2006 she married fellow Danishactor 'David Owe' in her home town of Nibe. Marie is also asinger. She featured in her husband's 2006 album 'Tomorrow', andreleased her first solo album, 'Detour', in 2007. .
|1||Cirkusrevyen 2005||2005||as Herself/Various roles|
|2||Familien Jul||2014||as Agnete Jul|
|4||Klassefesten 2: Begravelsen||2014||as Malene|
|6||Rene hjerter||2006||as Kvindelig Betjent|
|7||Zulu Awards 10||2010||as Herself|
|9||Borgen||2010||as Benedikte Nedergaard|
|10||Den som dræber||2011||as Maria|
|11||Dicte||2012||as Francesca Olsen|
|12||Forbrydelsen||2007||as Rie Skovgaard|
|14||Midsomer Murders||1997||as Ingrid Madsen|
|15||Mr. Poxycat & Co.||2007||as Gitte|
|16||Store drømme||2009||as Rebekka|