Amanda Alicia Vikander Biography
- Age: 29 years old
- Birth Nation: Sweden
- Height: 5 feet 5 inch
- Name: Alicia Vikander
- Birth Name: Alicia Amanda Vikander
- Father: Svante Vikander
- Mother: Maria Fahl Vikander
- Nationality: Swedish
- Birth Place/City: Gothenburg, Sweden
- Religion: Jewish
- Ethnicity: White Ethnicity
- Profession: Acting, Modeling
- Net Worth: $7 Million USD
- Eye Color: Gray
- Hair Color: Brown light
- Face Color: White
- Body Measurements: 34-25-30 (Bust-Waist-Hip)
- Breast Size: 34 in
- Waist size: 25 in
- Hip Size: 30 in
- Neck Size: 8.9
- Shoe Size: 10
- Weight in KG: 56 kg
- Famous for: Actress,Dancer
- Married: Yes
- Married to: Alexander Skarsgard
- Education: Royal Swedish Ballet School
- Awards: Guldbagge Award for Best Actress
- Online Presence: Wikipedia,Twitter
- Movies: The Seventh Son
- TV Show: Andra Avenyn 28
Amanda Alicia Vikander was born in Gothenburg, Sweden on 3rd October 1988. She is the daughter of Maria Fahl Vikander, an actress and Svante Vikander, a psychiatrist. She has five siblings. She trained in dance at the Royal Swedish Ballet School in Stockholm for nine years before refocusing her career on acting. Before the change, she appeared in several musicals at the Gothenburg Opera. No official record of the school or college is found.
Vikander is well known in Scandinavia for her role in the popular Swedish TV drama Andra Avenyn and her starring performances in the feature films Pure (2010) and The Crown Jewels (2011). With her role as Katarina in Pure, Vikander won the Rising Star Award in 2010 at the Stockholm Film Festival and the Guldbagge Award for Best Actress.
Vikander performed in the English language film adaptation of Anna Karenina (2012), and added Danish to her repertoire while working on the Nikolaj Arcel feature A Royal Affair (2012). She will play the role of Alice Deane in the forthcoming American movie Seventh Son.
Seventh Son is an upcoming 2015 fantasy film loosely based on the novel The Spook's Apprentice. Production began on March 19, 2012 in Vancouver, British Columbia. In February 2013, Legendary Pictures agreed to give $5 million to recently bankrupt visual effects house Rhythm and Hues Studios so they would complete their work.
A. R. Rahman was announced, alongside Tuomas Kantelinen, to be composing the music of the movie. However, in July 2013, he left the project due to scheduling difficulties
Marriage, Affairs and Divorce
Rumours say that she has been dating Alexander Skarsgard, a Swedish actor. However none of them haven’t come out openly about their relationship, so it is hard to tell.
Height, Weight and Age
Her height is about 5 Feet 5 Inches and she weighs around 57 kg. She is a Swedish and of white ethnicity. Although her annual earning is estimated around $1,750,000 USD, her net worth in the market is approximately $7,000,000 USD.
Awards and achievements
She was nominated for the BAFTA awards in 2013 for the EE Rising Star Award. Also she was nominated for the BALTA awards for best actress and the Empire Awards for Best newcomer, both in 2013. She has won the Guldbagge award for best actress in 2011 and she also won Hamptons International Film Festival for her movie Anna Karenina, in 2012.
- Last modified : 03 July, 2014
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