She was in a relationship with Italian actor Fabio Sartor, when she lived and worked in Italy from 1988 to 1994.
When she turned 18, she traveled to Paris to pursue her acting career. She later also worked and studied in Rome, Milan, South Africa and New York.
Fluent in Danish, English, Spanish, French, German, Italian, Norwegian, and Swedish.
One of her hobbies is collecting designer sunglasses. She owns around 200 pairs.
Son: Sebastian Sartor, born 2 June 1990. Father is Italian actor Fabio Sartor.