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Rune Temte Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

Rune Temte Quick Info
Height 6 ft 3 in
Weight 85 kg
Date of Birth September 29, 1965
Zodiac Sign Libra
Spouse Thea Glimsdal Temte

Rune Temte is a Norwegian actor, theatre artist, producer, and writer who is known for playing Ubba in The Last Kingdom, Bron-Char in Captain Marvel, and Bjørn the Norwegian Coach in Eddie the Eagle. Some of his other projects include Hotel Cæsar, The Inspector and the Sea, Lilyhammer, Love Me Tomorrow, Switch, Johan Falk: Organizatsija Karayan, and Fortitude.

Born Name

Rune Temte

Nick Name

Dua (NOR) (The Pigeon) (because his father had pigeons)

Rune Temte as seen while taking a selfie in Solbergelva, Norway in April 2021
Rune Temte as seen while taking a selfie in Solbergelva, Norway in April 2021 (Rune Temte / Instagram)

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Born Place

Solbergelva, Nedre Eiker, Norway


Solbergelva, Nedre Eiker, Norway





Rune Temte attended The London School of Foreign Trade and graduated with a business degree. He later trained at Drama Studio London (DSL), a British drama school in London.


Actor, Theatre Artist, Producer, Writer


  • Father – Ingar (Retired Businessman)
  • Mother – Svanhild (Worked as a caregiver)
  • Sibling – Truls (Older Brother)


Rune Temte has been signed with Actors in Scandinavia, Talent Agency, Finland.



Rune Temte posing for a picture along with Thea Sofie Loch Næss
Rune Temte posing for a picture along with Thea Sofie Loch Næss (Rune Temte / Instagram)


6 ft 3 in or 190.5 cm


85 kg or 187.5 lbs

Girlfriend / Spouse

Rune Temte has dated –

  1. Thea Glimsdal Temte – He is married to fashion designer Thea Glimsdal Temte and they have a son.

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Distinctive Features

  • Towering height
  • Often sports long hair and a bushy beard
Rune Temte in Perinaldo, Italy
Rune Temte in Perinaldo, Italy (Rune Temte / Instagram)

Rune Temte Favorite Things

  • Football Club – Leeds United


Rune Temte Facts

  1. He grew up in Solbergelva on the outskirts of Oslo, Temte.
  2. Rune was 7 years old when he started playing football and at the age of 18, he received his first professional contract.
  3. He played for Strømsgodset Football Club. He played for the team across 5 seasons and was awarded player of the year in 1988.
  4. Rune then decided to pursue his passion for acting as he quit football after having been a part of Strømsgodset Football Club for 5 years.
  5. Rune Temte was also a part of the under-19 Norway national bandy team. He played as a midfielder when the Norwegian team won the bronze medal in the 1984 Bandy World Championship Y-19 in Vänersborg, Sweden.
  6. In 1991, he founded his own production company named Temte Productions and it has produced more than 20 theatre productions, one feature film, and 3 short films.
  7. Rune Temte was cast as Ubba, a 9th-century Viking and one of the commanders of the Great Heathen Army that invaded Anglo-Saxon England in the 860s, in the British historical fiction television series, The Last Kingdom, in 2015.
  8. He appeared as Bron-Char, the “bigger, stronger guy who fights with his fists”, in the 2019 American superhero film, Captain Marvel, starring Brie Larson and others.
  9. He is well-versed in English, Swedish, and Norwegian.
  10. On July 20, 2020, Rune Temte showed his support for Leeds United via Twitter following the team’s promotion to the Premier League.

Featured Image by Rune Temte / Instagram

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