Tomas Alfredson Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 25 Jun, 2019
Facts of Tomas Alfredson
Name Tomas Alfredson
Father Hans Alfredson
Mother Gunilla Alfredson
Nationality Swedish
Birth Place/City Lidingo, Stockholms lan, Sweden
Ethnicity White
Profession Actor,Director
Net Worth $1.3 million
Eye Color Dark Brown
Hair Color Dark Brown
Married Yes
Married to Cissi Elwin
Divorce Cissi Elwin
Sisters 1
Siblings 3
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A Swedish movie director and actor, Tomas Alfredson is recognized for his work on Brown's Four Shades (2004), Tinker's Tailor Soldier Spy (2011), and Let The Right One In (2008).     

Early Life, Wiki-Bio, And Education Of Tomas Alfredson

Tomas Alfredson was born on 1st April 1965 in Lidingö, Stockholms Lan, Sweden to parents Hans Alfredson (father) and Gunilla Alfredson (mother), a comedian, writer, and director. He holds a Swedish nationality and belongs to Caucasian-white ethnic group.  

Well, Tomas grew up along with his three siblings Daniel Alfredson (brother), Mats Alfredson (brother), and Sofi Alfredson (sister).

There is no information regarding his educational background.

Tomas Alfredson’s Professional Career

Tomas had appeared in minor roles in Hasseatage series of popular films, that featured the comedy-duo of his father and Tage Danielsson.  

CAPTION: A Swedish film director, Tomas Alfredson is best known internationally for directing the 2008 vampire film Let the Right One In. SOURCE: Alchetron.

He began his directing career, Bert, based on the Bert diaries, a popular series of teenage novels written in the diary form in 1994. In 2004, he directed a film named Four Shades of Brown.

Then, the actor began his international career from the film adaptation of John le Carré’s 1974 novel Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy produced by Working Title Films’ Tim Bevan and Eric Fellner in July 2009. It premiered in September 2011 at the 68th Venice International Film Festival.

He won the 2009 Swedish film's annual Guldbagge Award for Let The Right One In and 2005 for Four Shades of Brown.  

Tomas Alfredson’s Net Worth

The talented actor, Tomas, earns a good sum of money from his notable roles in several hit television shows and movies. As of 2019, Tomas Alfredson’s net worth is reported to be around $1.3 million.

The average salary range for a Swedish actor is between 16'000 SEK per day. So, he might have earned in the same range.   His net worth is compared to an actor Kim Bodnia ($1.3 million). 

Some of his hit movies have made a good collection at the box office; Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (2011) has made $80.6 million with a budget of $21 million and The Snowman (2017) has $43.1 million in the box office with a budget of $35 million.

Tomas Alfredson’s Personal Life

Alfredson was married to his ex-wife Cissi Elwin, who was managing director of the Swedish Film Institute.

The couple shared with two children named Maja Alfredson and Petter Alfredson. However, their relationship could not last long, and they got divorced.

After divorcing the first wife, he is currently single and is not involved in any kind of relationship.

Body Statistics And Other Facts

  • Height: He stands tall but has not disclosed her exact weight. 
  • Eyes Color: Dark Brown.
  • Hair Color: Dark Brown
  • Birth Sign: Aries.
  • Tomas' age is 54, as of 2019

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