Mads Mikkelsen Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 17 Mar, 2019
Facts of Mads Mikkelsen
Date of Birth: 1965 , November-22
Age: 55 years old
Birth Nation: Denmark
Height: 6 Feet
Name Mads Mikkelsen
Birth Name Mads Dittmann Mikkelsen
Father Henning Mikkelsen
Mother Bente Christiansen
Nationality Danish
Birth Place/City ěsterbro
Ethnicity White
Profession Actor
Net Worth $ 10 Million
Eye Color Dark-Brown
Hair Color Dark-Brown
Weight in KG 82 KG
Married Yes
Married to Hanne Jacobsen (m. 2000)
Children Viola Jacobsen Mikkelsen, Carl Jacobsen Mikkelsen
Education Aarhus Theatre
Awards Zulu Award for Best Actor
Movies Rogue One: A Star Wars Story
TV Show Hannibal
Siblings Lars Mikkelsen
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Mads Mikkelsen is a Danish actor who gained acclaim for his significant role in in the movie King Arthur, however, his big break came in 2006 after he landed the main role in the twenty-first James Bond film, Casino Royale. 

Early Life, Bio, And Education Of Mads Mikkelsen

Mads Mikkelsen was born with his birth name as Mads Dittmann Mikkelsen who was born on 22 November 1965 and now he is 50 years old in his age. He was born in Osterbro, Copenhagen and he is popular by his profession as an actor.

Additionally, Mads is also popular being as a gymnast and a dancer. Mads in the year 1996 officially started his acting career and from the very time established himself within the industry. Mads was the second son of his parents and his father name is Henning Mikkelsen who was professionally working as a bank teller.

His father was also within the trade union official and his mother is a nurse named Bente Christiansen. His older brother is also an actor whose name is Lars and both of them were born up in Norrebro. He was the youngest child out of the children of his parents.

Mads Mikkelsen's Professional Career And Wiki

Mads Mikkelsen started his acting career by appearing in the movie Pusher. He worked within Pusher during the year 1996 that was the film by Nicholas Winding Refn’s and the film is also stated as an internationally successful film till the present time. His first entry within the film industry itself as a big hit made him win the heart of the people.

This encouraged him to work in the industry for a longer duration. Similarly, working within Bleeder during the year 1999 was also challenging for him that was opposite to Kim Bodnia. The most challenging role he ever did was during the year 2000 where he played a gangster in the movie named Flickering Lights and with one after another hit success he raised his popular upon the industry.

Mads Mikkelsen's Net Worth, Salary, And Income Sources 

Mads Mikkelsen's estimated net worth as per celebrity net worth is around $10 million. In the year 2016, the actor landed the role in the movie Rogue One which became the quite hit at the box office racking up over $1 billion worldwide, making it the 27th highest-grossing film of all-time, the second highest-grossing film of 2016. The movie starring Felicity JonesDiego Luna, and many others. 

Mads Mikkelsen's Wife, Affair, And Relationship

Mads Mikkelsen's personal life look very interesting and simple. The actor got married to his spouse Hanne Jacobsen who is by profession choreographer and actress too. The couple tied the knots on Dec 2, 2000. 

From the year 2000, they are having a wonderful love life. This started from the year 1987 when they publicly stated each other as girlfriend and boyfriend.

Now, making Jacobsen as his spouse he stated he is totally happy and satisfied with his married life and there is no mentioning about the couple to get a divorce. They are now the parents of two children, a son Carl and a daughter named Viola.

Mads moves his living location to Toronto during the year 2012. He is also mentioned as a “Sexiest Man” within Denmark that was done with the polls. 

Mads Mikkelsen's Height, Age, And Other Facts 

  • Mads Mikkelsen' height: he stands at 6' (1.83 m).
  • Mikkelsen's age as of 2019 is 53 years. 
  • Birth Name: Mads Dittmann Mikkelsen
  • Nationality: Dutch 
  • Ethnicity: Mixed


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