Alicia Vikander, an Oscar-winning actress, is going to play the character of Lara Croft in upcoming Tomb Raider movie. The iconic video game character was played by Angelina Jolie in the first two movies.
When the movie comes out in 2018, we'll know whether or not Vikander does a good job with the role. For now, we are going to reveal her current net worth and income sources; she's had a great career so far after all.
What is Alicia Vikander’s Net worth?
The Swedish star Alicia’s career has reached new heights after the movie The Danish Girl. Alicia has now become one of the highest-earning actresses in the Hollywood industry.
Image: Alicia Vikander in The Danish Girl
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Reportedly, Alicia received $874K from her Oscar-winning movie The Danish Girl. However, her earning from the movie Tulip Fever was only $710. Her low-budget film The Fifth Estate earned her a whopping $315K.
According to some sources, Alicia Vikander's net worth is $8 million as of 2018. Given that she is only getting more successful in her career, Vikander's net worth is likely to get a huge boost soon.
However, it is not just movies, Vikander earns from endorsements as well. Alicia recently showcased her action he r o i ne physique in slim jeans and a sheer top as she held a Louise Vuitton Twist MM clutch worth $4400.
Image: Alicia Vikander in Louise Vuitton clutch and slim jeans in London
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Alicia is a true Vuitton girl for a good reason, she wears it very well. In Oscar Award ceremony 2017, she wore a romantic Vuitton gothic black lace gown with Corset.
She is the new face of the Louse Vuitton, a brand presented by actresses like Michelle Williams, Angelina Jolie, Charlotte Gainsbourg and Jennifer Connelly.
Even though the company has not revealed contract amount, Vikander reportedly earned around $130K from endorsement and sponsorships in 2015-16.
Alicia Vikander: The New Lara Croft
The Danish girl actress Alicia Vikander will appear as Lara Croft in the upcoming movie Tomb Raider. It was announced that she will be taking on the iconic role in April 2016.
When she signed this contract, she revealed her excitement of getting the role via Vanity Fair,
When I was asked to take on this role I got really excited –Lara Croft is a truly iconic character. She is also the uniquely different to other characters I have taken on previously. It’s a lot of fun trying to get into Lara’s head and the challenge of getting to grips with such a physical role is an element of this project that I find an absolute thrill
The Tomb Raider is a franchise action adventure movie, directed by Simon West. This movie is based on the popular Tomb Raider video game series featuring the character of Lara Croft.
Image: Alicia Vikander as Lara Croft in Tomb Raider
The first movie of the franchise 'Tomb Raider' was released in 2001 and second in 2007. And in both movies franchises, the iconic role of Lara Croft was played by Angelina Jolie.
The upcoming franchise of Tomb Raider movie will release in 2018, and the role of Lara Croft will be taken by Alicia Vikander. However, Alicia or any other sources have not declared the signing amount she received from the movie.
Alicia Vikander’s Awards
Swedish actress Alicia Vikander, even though is just 28, she has received various prestigious awards already. She debuted in the movie industry with the 2009 drama Pure, for which she won the Guldbagge Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role.
Alicia has been nominated for 69 awards and has won 30 titles so far. She won the prestigious Academy Award in the category of the best-supporting-actress from the film The Danish Girl in 2016.
The Oscar statue is worth $629 only and is 13.5 inches tall. An Oscar awardee doesn’t get the financial reward directly but their paying scale bump from 10% to 80%. Which means Vikander's income has surely reached a new height.
Vikander has also won Alliance of Women Film Journalists Award in 2016 for her performances in Ex Machina and 'The Danish Girl.'