Yutte Stensgaard

About Yutte Stensgaard

Yutte Stensgaard (born 14 May 1946) is a Danish actress born in Thisted, Jutland, Denmark, best known for her starring role in Hammer’s ‘Lust for a Vampire’. Stensgaard began her acting career in the film ‘La Ragazza con la Pistola’ (“The Girl with the Pistol”). She then played parts in diverse UK TV-series: ‘The Saint’, ‘Broaden Your Mind’, ‘Doctor in the House’, ‘On the Buses’, ‘Miss International’ and the sci-fi comedy series ‘The Adventures of Don Quick’ to name a few. Towards the end of her career, she appeared in pantomime and the stage-farce ‘Boeing-Boeing’ in 1971. She also appeared on TV as a hostess on the popular game show ‘The Golden Shot’ hosted by Bob Monkhouse.

Her film parts include the Bulldog Drummond film Some Girls Do (1969) as Robot One; she played small parts in If It’s Tuesday, This Must Be Belgium (1969), Scream and Scream Again (1970) and Doctor In Trouble (1970). She also appeared in the low-budget sci-fi sex comedy Zeta One. Her most famous role was that of the vampire Carmilla in ‘Lust for a Vampire’, in 1969. Learn More…

Yutte Stensgaard