- Category : 1915-births
- Type : GE
- Profile : 1/3 - Investigating / Martyr
- Definition : Triple Split
- Incarnation Cross : RAX The Sphinx 1
Norwegian actor, considered one of the country's best and most versatile actors.
He had his theatrical debut at the age of 13, in 1928, at Nationaltheatret (The National Theater). Two years later he acted in his first movie, titled Eskimo. In addition to Nationaltheatret he also worked at Trøndelag Teater, Det nye Teater, Edderkoppen, and Centralteatret.
Kolstad was perhaps most famous for his role as shoe repairer Jens Petrus Andersen in the televised advent calendar "Jul i Skomakergata" ('Christmas in the Shoe Repairer Street'), first aired in 1979, and as Herr Klinke in the farce "Den Spanske Flue" ('Die spanische Fliege') (1990).
Kolstad died on 14 July 2008. He was 93.