Who is Connie Nielson dating? A look at 'Wonder Woman' star's love life after split from Metallica's Lars Ulrich

Connie Nielsen's romance with Metallica drummer Dane Lars Ulrich ignited in 2004 and the couple dated for eight long years before breaking up in 2012


                            Who is Connie Nielson dating? A look at 'Wonder Woman' star's love life after split from Metallica's Lars Ulrich
Connie Nielsen and Dane Lars Ulrich (Getty Images)

Danish actress Connie Nielsen will once again make you fall in love with her 'Wonder Woman' character, queen Hippolyta. Director Patty Jenkins is all set to release 'Wonder Woman 2' this Christmas, on December 25, 2020. Even though she won many hearts on screen with her stellar performance, she surely broke many with her beauty. Now Marvel fans want to know who she is dating.

Nielsen who will be playing the character of the celebrated queen of the Amazons in Themyscira and the mother of Wonder Woman, Hippolyta, opened up about her role in an interview with Telegraph, where she said, "It was a lot of fun (smiles). We trained more than six hours a day. I did two hours of weight training, two hours of horseback riding, followed by two hours of sword fighting."

"There were some days when I couldn’t even turn in bed, it was that tough (laughs). And we did that for months together. But it was so spectacular, I loved every minute of it. They made me eat a lot, which I also loved! (Laughs) And then there was the camaraderie. We were 50 women on set together, all talented, incredible athletes and I got to learn so much from them."

Born on July 3, 1965, Connie Inge-Lise Nielsen first appeared in 'The Devil's Advocate' (1997). Her films include 'Soldier with Kurt Russell' (1998), 'Gladiator' (2000), 'Mission to Mars' (2000), 'One Hour Photo' (2002), 'Basic' (2003), 'The Hunted' (2003), 'The Ice Harvest' (2005), and 'Nymphomaniac' (2014). She has also played the character of Meredith Kane on the Starz TV series 'Boss' (2011–2012) and was a lead character in the second season of 'The Following'.

She has also appeared in '3 Days to Kill with Kevin Costner' (2014). She joined the DC Extended Universe, playing the role of Queen Hippolyta in its films 'Wonder Woman' (2017), 'Justice League' (2017) and 'Wonder Woman 1984' (2020). Nielsen is not dating anyone at the moment, but in her several years of career, she has dated many men in the industry. Even though the actress never got into marriage, her love fumed several times.

Here's a look at all the men she dated:

Fabio Sartor

Fabio Sartor (mubi)

Connie Nielsen dated actor Fabio Sartor when she was very young. The couple even has a son together named Sebastian Sartor who was born on June 2, 1990. After the transfer of the actress to the United States, the two were on good terms and Sartor continued to see his son doing back and forth between the two continents. Recently, Nielsen shared a picture of Sebastian on Instagram:



 

Huey Morgan

Huey Morgan (Getty Images)

In 2003, Nielsen started dating singer Huey Morgan, best known as the frontman of rock/hip hop band 'Fun Lovin' Criminals'. The couple never revealed why and when they broke off but several reports linking back to 2003 suggested their romance. Morgan's band has released six studio albums, three of which made the top ten in the UK Albums Chart and have scored eight top 40 hits in the UK Singles Chart.

In 2010, Morgan made a guest appearance in the music video of Plan B's single 'Prayin''. Later, in 2012, he collaborated with JetTricks on the track 'See Us Through' from their Better Than Real Life album. In the same year, Morgan released his début solo album Say It to My Face credited to Huey and the New Yorkers.

Josh Lucas

Josh Lucas (Getty Images)

After breaking up with Morgan, Nielsen started dating actor Josh Lucas. Lucas appeared in several films including 'American Psycho' (2000), 'You Can Count On Me' (2000), 'The Deep End' (2001), 'A Beautiful Mind' (2001), 'Sweet Home Alabama' (2002), 'Hulk' (2003), 'An Unfinished Life' (2005), 'Glory Road' (2006), 'Poseidon' (2006), 'Life as We Know It' (2010), 'The Lincoln Lawyer' (2011), 'Red Dog' (2011), 'J. Edgar' (2011), 'Breakthrough' (2019) and 'Ford v Ferrari' (2019). He also appeared in TV series such as 'The Firm' (2012), 'The Mysteries of Laura' (2014–2016), and 'Yellowstone' (2018–2019).

Dane Lars Ulrich

 

Actress Connie Nielsen and boyfriend musician Lars Ulrich attend a special screening of Miramax's "The Great Raid" at The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum on August 10, 2005, in New York City (Getty Images)

Connie Nielsen's romance with Metallica drummer Dane Lars Ulrich ignited in 2004 and the couple dated for eight long years before breaking up in 2012. On May 21, 2007, the couple welcomed their first child together, Bryce Thadeus Ulrich-Nielsen.

Ulrich is known as a pioneer of fast thrash drum beats and is featured on many of Metallica's early songs, such as 'Metal Militia' from Kill 'Em All, 'Fight Fire with Fire' from Ride the Lightning, 'Battery' and 'Damage Inc.' from Master of Puppets and 'Dyers Eve' from And Justice for All.

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