Mikael Persbrandt Biography
Mikael Persbrandt is a Swedish actor famous for playing Gunvald Larsson in the Beck series of movies. He however best known for his starring in the Academy Award-winning feature, In a Better World. His performance even earned him a 2011 European Film Award nomination for Best Actor. Some of his other famous roles include Carl Hamilton in The Hobbit and Jakob Nyam in Sex Education.
Born in Sweden, he has baptized in the Finnish Church in Gamla stan. He stated that he has ancestry from Aland on his mother’s side, and he thinks his parental ancestors were Walloons. Mikael has performed onstage with the Royal Dramatic Theatre in Stockholm and in numerous film and TV roles.
He is well known for his role as the hardboiled police inspector Guvald Larsson, in the Beck series. This was followed by roles in Everlasting Moments and Nobody Owns Me for which he won the Guldbagge Award for Best Actor in a leading role.
Later in 2015, he reported that he would quit starring in his popular role Gunvald Larsson and in 2019 he began playing Jackob Nyman in Sex Education. Furthermore, he is the leading character in The Salvation.
Mikael Persbrandt Age
How old is Persbrandt? Persbrandt is 59 years old as of 2022. He was born on September 25, 1963, in Järfälla, Stockholm, Sweden. In addition, he celebrates his birthday on September 25 every year and his zodiac sign is Libra.
Mikael Persbrandt Height
Persbrandt stands at an average height of 6 feet 2 inches and is of moderate weight weighing 80 kg (176 lbs). In addition, he has brown hair and blue eyes.
Mikael Persbrandt Family
Persbrandt is the proud son of Bo Persbrandt (father) and Inga-Lill Persbrandt (mother).
Mikael Persbrandt Wife
Persbrandt is in a happy relationship with Sanna Lundell. They are blessed with three children, Igor Edgar Persbrandt Lundell, Ake Lo Persbrant, and a third child whom not much is known about. His wife is a Swedish freelance journalist and television presenter. Furthermore, she is the daughter of singer Ulf Lundell. Mikael was previously married to Maria Bonnevie.
Mikael Persbrandt Net Worth
Persbrandt has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million and $5 Million which includes his assets and income all attributed to his successful career as an actor.