Famous Swedish actress Alicia was born on the 3rd of October 1988 in Gothenburg, Sweden. She has appeared on numerous television shows and movies, ever since she was a teenager. She had her debut in a Swedish Opera “Andra Avenyn” as Josefin Bjorn-Tegebrandt. She is also known for her roles in the movie “Testament of Youth”.
3rd oct 1988
Maria Fahl and Svante Vikander
Alicia Vikander Biography
She was born on the 3rd of October 1988, in Gothenburg, Sweden, to Mother Maria Fahl Vikander and Father Svante Vikander, actress and Psychiatrist respectively. Shortly after she was born her parents got divorced and she was raised by her mum.
She grew up with her mum when she became about 7 years old, she had her debut as a child actress in the Goteborg Opera “Kristina Fran Duvemala” by ABBA stars Bjorn Ulvaeus and Benny Andersson, she also featured in musicals like “The Sound of Music”.
And then she extended her skills into becoming a ballet when she clocked 9 years of age, in conjunction with the “Svenska Balettskolan in Goteborg”, She then upgraded to train at the Ballet’s upper school in Stockholm at the age of 15. She then later moved on to taking different courses from around the world regarding her career as a ballet, even went to the American Ballet in New York City in the United States. Then she had shortcomings when she had an injury and couldn’t continue her career as a ballet dancer.
In 2004, she continued her career as an actress and even dropped out to concentrate on the series “En decemberdrom” directed by Tomas Alfredson.
Presently, She is married to the Hollywood star Michael Fassbender, They began dating in late 2014, and got married on the 14th October 2017. Currently, they live in Lisbon, Portugal
Alicia Vikander Career
She has appeared in numerous Swedish TV shows and telefilms since 2002. and started her career in short movies in 2006.
In 2010, She made her debut as an actress, She played the role of Katarina in the Swedish movie titled Pure.
She featured in the movie “The Crown Jewels”, Where she played the role of Francis Fernandez.
She played the role of Kitty in the movie Anna Karenina in 2012, which happened to be her first English movie.
In 2014, She performed in Testament of the Youth. Son of a Gun and Seventh Son, where she played the role of the witch.
She appeared in a lot of movies in 2015, where she received accolades for the role she played as the loving wife of an artist in the movie “The Danish Girl”. She also received an award for being the best supporting actress and was even nominated for the “Golden Globe” and “BAFTA”.
She played the role of Lara Croft in the 2018 adventure movie Tomb Raider, and she was greatly applauded for the movie.
Alicia Vikander Net worth
She has an estimated net worth of about $8 million.