Mads Mikkelsen Height Weight Age Net Worth

Mads Mikkelsen

Mads Mikkelsen
Photo: Olivier Strecker / Wikimedia Commons / CC BY-SA 3.0

Birth Date

November 22, 1965


57 years old



Sun Sign


Natural hair color

Dark Brown

Eye color

Dark Brown


6 ft 0 in | 183 cm

Net Worth

$14 Million


82 kg | 181 lbs


40 in | 102 cm

Shoe size

11 US | 44.5 EU


32 in | 81 cm

Early acting career First movie Breakthrough

Mads Dittmann Mikkelsen was born in Østerbro, Copenhagen, Denmark, on November 22, 1965, is a Danish actor.

Young Mads Mikkelsen first started his career as a professional dancer.

He began acting during his years at the Århus Theatre School in 1996.

He made his big screen debut in Danish crime drama film Pusher (1996) in role as Tonny.

He got his television debut in Danish crime drama series Rejseholdet (2000-2004) in role as Allan Fisher.

Mikkelsen's breakthrough performance came as Le Chiffre in James Bond movie Casino Royale (2006).

Mads Mikkelsen Height and Weight

How tall is Mads Mikkelsen and what is his weight? Mads Mikkelsen's height is 6' 0" іn fееt аnd іnсhеѕ or 183 іn cеntіmеtrеѕ, his weight is 181 іn pоunds or 82 іn kіlоgrаmѕ.

Mads Mikkelsen Age

Mads Mikkelsen is 57 years old.

Mads Mikkelsen Net Worth

Mads Mikkelsen net worth is around 14 million dollars.

Best Movies

He won the Cannes Film Festival Award for Best Actor for his role as Lucas in Danish mystery drama film The Hunt (2012).

He won the European Film Award for Best Actor and was nominated for the BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role for his role as Martin in drama film Another Round (2020).

He was nominated for the César Award for Best Actor for his role as Michael Kohlhaas in drama movie Age of Uprising: The Legend of Michael Kohlhaas (2013).

He was nominated for the European Film Award for European Actor for his riole as Jørgen Haagen Schmith / Citron in drama movie Flame and Citron (2008).

He won the Zulu Award for Best Actor for his role as Kaecilius in superhero movie Doctor Strange (2016).

He was nominated for the Kids' Choice Blimp Award for #SQUAD for his role as Galen Erso in epic space opera film Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (2016).

After the Wedding (2006) drama as Jacob Petersen

A Royal Affair (2012) historical drama as Johann Friedrich Struensee

Valhalla Rising (2009) adventure drama as One-Eye

Pusher II (2004) crime drama as Tonny

Adam's Apples (2005) black comedy drama as Ivan Fjeldsted

Open Hearts (2002) drama romance as Niels

Flickering Lights (2000) black comedy as Arne

The Green Butchers (2003) drama comedy as Svend

Bleeder (1999) crime drama as Lenny

The Salvation (2014) Western as Jon Jensen

Charlie Countryman (2013) romantic drama as Nigel

King Arthur (2004) adventure drama as Tristan

I Am Dina (2002) drama as Niels

Coco Chanel & Igor Stravinsky (2009) melodrama as Igor Stravinsky

Men & Chicken (2015) comedy as Elias

Clash of the Titans (2010) action adventure fantasy as Draco

The Three Musketeers (2011) action romance as Comte de Rochefort

At Eternity's Gate (2018) biographical drama as The Priest

Arctic (2018) survival drama as Overgård

Polar (2019) neo-noir action as Duncan Vizla

Chaos Walking (2021) science fiction as David Prentiss

Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore (2022) fantasy as Gellert Grindelwald

Indiana Jones and the Dial of Destiny (2023) action adventure as Jürgen Voller

Best TV Shows

He won the Saturn Award for Best Actor on Television and was nominated for the Fangoria Chainsaw Award for Best TV Actor for his performance as Dr. Hannibal Lecter in NBC psychological horror thriller television series Hannibal (2013–2015).

He played DS Allan Fischer in Danish television series Rejseholdet (2000–2003).


Studied dancing at the Balettakademien in Gothenburg.

Studied drama at the Århus Theatre School in 1996.

He was a professional dancer for eight years.

Has older brother, Lars.

Has Danish ancestry.

He is non-religious.

His favourite film is Taxi Driver (1976).

Good friend with actor Hugh Dancy.

He is avid football fan.

Rides a vintage motorcycle.

Featured in music videos for:

Jokeren "Sig Ja" (2009)

Sólstafir "Djákninn" (2011)

Rihanna "Bitch Better Have My Money" (2015)

He voiced Le Chiffre in video game 007: Quantum of Solace (2008).

He voiced Clifford Unger in video game Death Stranding (2019) also motion capture, for which he won the NAVGTR Award for Performance in a Drama, Supporting.

He was knighted by Her Majesty Margrethe 2nd, Queen of Denmark in 2010.

He was awarded a Chevalier (Knight) of the Ordre des Arts et des Lettres in 2016.


He married choreographer Hanne Jacobsen in 2000, they have a daughter, Viola and a son, Carl.

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