One of the most anticipated horror movies of 2017, It, released on 8 September 2017- the movie received critical acclaim and fans loved it all the same. Along with the movie's success, actor Bill Skarsgard who played Pennywise in the movie has come to the limelight as well. Skarsgard has a strong fan following since his 2011 movie Simple Simon, but has he found love yet?
For those curious about Bill Skarsgard's girlfriend and dating life, we've some exclusive details here!
Bill Skarsgard's Dating History-Current Girlfriend and Affairs
The 26-year-old Swedish actor/model, Bill Skarsgard, is currently in a relationship with Swedish actress, Alida Morberg. The It actor hasn't yet revealed since exactly when the couple started dating, however, sources have claimed that Skarsgard and girlfriend Morberg were first spotted together in July 2016 in Toronto.
The couple was spotted being rather cozy and holding hands as they went around the city. Skarsgard was in the town to shoot for It.
Bill Skarsgard and his girlfriend, Alida Morberg holding hands in Toronto
Skarsgard and Alida Morberg were once again spotted together in New Orleans in March 2017, however, at the time it wasn't known that Alida Morberg was the lady's name. Morberg and Skarsgard became an undeniable couple after pictures of their outings resurfaced this time around.
Bill Skarsgard and his girlfriend, Alida Morberg holding hands in New Orleans
Source: Just Jared
The couple had also appeared together at the premiere for The Divergent Series: Allegiant in March 2016.
The Simple Simon star has kept his love life away from media so far, however, since he Skarsgard has recently ( September 8, 2017) joined the social media bandwagon, we are expecting him to be more open about his relationship and other personal details.
Bill Skarsgard's Career Highlights
Bill Skarsgard started his acting career from the movie White Water Fury in 2000. He rose to stardom after his performance in the 2011 movie Simple Simon as the lead character Simon. He was also nominated for a Guldbagge Award for his role in the movie.
Bill Skarsgard in Simple Simon
Following his Simple Simon's success, Bill Skarsgard received European Film Academy's Shooting Stars Award in 2012. Besides, Skarsgard also graced the cover of Hero, a bi-annual men's fashion and culture magazine in April 2014.
Skarsgard was highly praised for his performance in the science fiction thriller The Divergent Series: Allegiant in 2016. Recently, he was also critically praised for his role as Pennywise in the 2017 horror movie It.
Watch video: Horror movie It Trailer
The director Andres Muschietti revealed in an interview that Bill Skarsgard looked so terrifying that he was kept far from the child artists. He said:
We tried to keep Bill away from the kids as much as possible, and there’s of course that first moment of confrontation, but I tried to delay that as much as possible.
He was with them for the read-through, but then that was it, and all the kids were like, ‘It’s okay, he’s not going to scare us.
Currently, Bill Skarsgård is busy with his upcoming project Castle Rock where he portrays the role of a young man with an unusual legal problem.
Bill Skarsgard Quick Facts
- Bill Skarsgard was born as Bill Istvan Günther Skarsgård.
- He celebrates his birthday on 9 August, he was born in 1990.
- He was born in Vällingby, Sweden.
- He is actor Stellan Skarsgård and My Sonja Marie Agnes's son.
- He has seven siblings: Alexander, Gustaf, Sam, Valter, Ossian, Kolbjörn, and Eija.
- Bill Skarsgard's nickname is Billie.
- He is 6' 3¼" (1.91 m) tall.