Ari Behn Biography
Ari Behn (Ari Mikael Bjørshol) is a Norwegian author, actor and painter born on September 30, 1972 in Århus, Denmark. He has written three novels, two collections of short stories and a book about his wedding. His 1999 short stories collection Trist som faen sold in about 100 000 copies and received several favourable reviews.
He is an actor, known for Long Flat Balls (2006), Håp i ei Gryte (2013) and Team Antonsen (2004). He has been married to Prinsesse Märtha Louise since May 24, 2002. They have three children.
A once controversial writer and somewhat front-figure of a self-proclaimed new generation of cultural elite in Norway, for whom he proclaimed “We are the New Whine. The whine that will blow the bottles!”. He did so standing on the table during a now legendary dinner at Oslo’s respected Theatre Café, ending up getting thrown out of the establishment. He had his life turned upside down, when he according to some he “sold out” when he fell in love with Princess Märtha Louise and in 2002 married her and became a member of the Norwegian Royal Family.
Ari Behn Age
Ari was born on 30 September 1972.
Ari Behn Wife
Behn was married Princess Märtha Louise of Norway on 24 May 2002. Princess Märtha Louise is the only daughter and elder child of King Harald V and Queen Sonja. She is fourth in the line of succession to the Norwegian throne, after her brother Haakon, and his children.
After 14 years of marriage the Royal court announced, on 5 August 2016, that they started divorce proceedings and intended to have joint custody of their three daughters. The divorce proceedings were finalised in 2017.
“We have tried everything for a long time and we still cannot be where we were before, making it impossible for us to continue. We feel guilty because we are no longer able to create the safe harbour that our children deserve. But we hope and believe that we will manage to hold on to friendship through what lies ahead.”
Ari Behn Wedding
Ari Behn married Princess Martha Louise of Norway, daughter of King Harald V and Queen Sonja on May 24, 2002 in Trondheim, Norway. Liv Mildrid Gjernes designed the Norwegian government’s gift for the couple, two cupboards entitled “Ikons for the Hearts”. In each cupboard there were seven exclusive pieces of handicraft, from different regions of Norway, produced by other Norwegian artisans.
Ari Behn Children
Ari and Märtha have three daughters: Maud Angelica born in 2003, Leah Isadora born in 2005, and Emma Tallulah born in 2008.
Ari Behn Ebba
Ari began dating Ebba Rysst Heilmann after his divorce and had since kept a low profile and kept themselves away from the public. Suring an interview with Good Night Norway he said;
“We have our relationship, and it does not have much publicity.”
The couple made their first public appearance during the Axis art exhibition at Bogstad Gård. Ebba said their relationship was calm and cool.
Ari Behn Net Worth
He has an estimated net worth of $ 1.4 Million
Ari Behn Gay
The gossip about Ari been gay are not true. He was married and has children.
Ari Behn and Kevin Spacey
In 2017 Ari Behn revealed that in 2007 Kevin Spacey groped him at a Nobel Peace Prize concert.
“We had a great talk, he sat right beside me,” Behn said, according to a translation from BBC News. “After five minutes he said, ‘Hey, let’s go out and have a cigarette.’ Then he puts his hand under the table and grabs me by the balls.”
According to the BBC, Behn deflected by saying, “Er, maybe later,” and added, “My hair was dark at the time. I was 10 years younger and right up his alley.”
Ari Behn Nytt Hus – House
Ari leaves in 7.9 million mansion in Lommedalen. The 230 square meters house has four bedrooms and own garage with a furnished area.
Ari Behn Malerier – Ari Behn Painting
Ari Behn is currently dealing with painting which he has prioritized in recent years. Ari says that he paints things that have happened in his life. ” I paint my life. These work is things I’ve been working with in recent years.” He explained that as an artist he creates a scene, a visual design where the stories meet, and the drama and conversation takes place in the pictures, the theater scene and his novels.
The painting that got the most attention has been given the title “100 strokes before I go” (“100 coats before I go”, red.anm).
Ari Behn Instagram
Ari Behn Books
- Sad as the Faen: Stories
- Talent of happiness
- Tiger i hagen
- Enthusiasm and fury
- Vivian Seving etc.
- Rotten sad
- Best European Fiction 2013
- From heart to heart
- Wretched sadness
Ari Behn News
Ari Behn, former husband of Princess Märtha Louise, sent to hospital after car accident
Updated: 28TH APRIL 2017
Friday morning, Ari Behn, former husband of Princess Märtha Louise of Norway, was involved in a car accident. The misfortune was so serious that the divorced man of the Princess was sent to the hospital. The police were told that the car he was in had driven off the road at 11:30 local Norwegian time. Police, the fire brigade and ambulance moved out to assist at the crash site.
To the press, the police declared that they arrived quickly to the scene of the accident. The incident occurred near Toppenhaugen, not far from Ari Behn’s private residence. A bus driver first reported the crash.
The local newspaper Budstikka was informed by someone who witnessed the accident that the Princess’s former husband got out of the car and stood on the roadside until the ambulance came while he was using his mobile phone. Ari Behn’s car suffered considerable damage in the accident.
Apparently, the car’s wheels came off the road, and it ended up in the ditch. The Oslo police district reported on Twitter that the right side of the car scratched against the mountain wall. “The driver has explained to the patrol at the accident location that there was a truck on the opposite side and that he tried to swing away to avoid a bigger accident,” said the police to the press.
Just before 12 o’clock, the police reported that Ari Behn appeared unharmed and was not under the influence of alcohol when he used the car. The fact that he was taken to the hospital was described as just a routine check.
Ari Behn is a Norwegian author; he married Princess Märtha Louise in 2002. In 2016, it became known that they were to divorce. Princess Märtha Louise elder child and only daughter of King Harald and Queen Sonja of Norway. Together, the Princess and Mr Behn have three daughters.