Mikkel Folsgaard is a Danish actor. Mikkel Folsgaard has appeared in around a dozen of movies. And, his successful movies include A Royal Affair, Sommeren ’92, A Serious Game, and many others.
Table of Biography
Birth Facts, and Education
Mikkel Folsgaard was born on May 1, 1984, in Rønne, Denmark. He is 36 years old and is under the zodiac sign, Taurus. He holds Danish nationality. His real name is Mikkel Boe Følsgaard.
Mikkel’s father’s name is Anette Følsgaard and his mother’s name is Boe Følsgaard. He also has an older brother and his name is Nicolas Tobias Følsgaard. His brother is a photographer and a director. Other than this, nothing much about his family members is available until now. Likewise, it seems as if Mikkel likes to keep his personal and family background private and away from the limelight. However, it is known that he is very close to his parents as well as his brother.
Regarding Mikkel’s educational background and qualification, he completed his primary education in his locality. Then, she attended the Danish National School of Theatre and Contemporary Dance, which became a huge influence on him as an actor.
Career and Professional Life
Mikkel Folsgaard was interested in acting from an early age. He started his acting career in the year 1996 with “Bryggeren”. Then, almost 16 years later, he made his comeback in the 2012 film “A Royal Affair”. In this movie, he starred as one of the prominent roles of Christian VII. Likewise, for his role, Mikkel even received the Silver Bear for Best Actor Bodil Award for Best Leading Actor. Then, in the year 2013, he appeared in the Danish film The Keeper of Lost Causes, where he played the character of Uffe Lynggaard.
Moreover, the following year in 2014, Mikkel Folsgaard appeared in Rosita, where he was cast as Johannes. He also became part of two successful projects Sommeren ’92, and Land of Mine in the year 2015. Likewise, in the year 2016, he appeared in A Serious Game, Walk with Me, Fuglene over Sundet, where she played Lindner, Thomas Ingerslev, and Jørgen respectively.
Mikkel’s second appearance on the TV screen was in “Those Who Kill” after he made his debut in Bryggeren in the year 1996 as Carl. And, in this series, he appeared in one episode as Oleg. Likewise, in the year 2014, he played Cato Vinding in one episode of Dicte. Then, from the year 2014 to 2016, he appeared as the lead Emil Grønnegaard in The Legacy.
Furthermore, as far as his role in the present is concerned, Mikkel reportedly appears as Martin in the Netflix series “The Rain”. He is also the regular cast in the show since the year 2018. The series also stars actors like Alba August, Jessica Dinnage, Sonny Lindberg, Angela Bundalovic, and many others.
Mikkel Folsgaard is a married man. He married Freja Friis. They tie the knot in the year 2016. And they are together ever since. Likewise, the couple has a son whose name is Theodor and a daughter whose name is Sigrid. Mikkel also features them on his social accounts such as Instagram.
The body measurements of Mikkel Folsgaard such as his height, weight, chest size, waist size, hip size, bicep size, and any other body measurements are not available as of now. And all these unknown body measurements of Mikkel are still under review. Moreover, Folsgaard has brown hair and brown eyes.
Social Media and Net Worth
Mikkel Folsgaard is pretty active on all of his social accounts. He has garnered 98.3K followers on Instagram and only 8 followers on Twitter. He is also active on Facebook and has mustered 2.2K followers on Facebook.
Focusing on his earnings and income, according to famousintro, Mikkel has an estimated net worth of $100K-$5 million, and his main income source is his acting career.