Mikael Persbrandt Biography

Who Mikael Persbrant is in relationship?

Mikael Persbrandt is in  a relationship with Sanna Lundell, an Swedish journalist. Since 2005, the couple were together.

The couple welcomed their first baby boy Igor Edgar Persbrandt Lundell in 2006, on 6th May. Moreover, the couple welcomed their second baby boy Ake Lo Persbrandt on the 19th of August 2009.

Previous Relationship

Mikael Persbrandt is previously engaged to Maria Bonnevie, a Swedish- Norwegian actress.
The couple engaged in 1998 and ended their relationship in 2003.

Relationship Facts of Mikael Persbrandt

  • Mikael Persbrandt is having an affair.
  • His sexual orientation is straight.
  • Sons: Igor Edgar Persbrandt, Ake Lo Persbrandt

Who is Mikael Persbrandt?

 Mikael Persbrandt is a Swedish actor, and producer.

Mikael is famous for In a Better World film(2010) in the role of Anton, The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug adventure film(2013), and Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga in the role of Victor Karlsson.

As of 2022, he is filming Sophie’s War as a Franz which is in pre-production.

Mikael Persbrandt: Age, Parents, Siblings, Ethnicity, and Education

On 25th September 1963, Mikael Persbrandt was born in Jarafalla, Sweden.His full name is Mikael Ake Persbrandt. Mikael father’s name is Bo Persbrandt and mother’s name is Inga -Lill Persbrandt.

Talking about his nationality, he holds Swedish nationality with North Germanic ethnicity. However, there is no info about his educational background.

Mikael Persbrandt: Career

Mikael Persbrandt debuted in Nigger (TV Movie) in the role of Svante 1990. In the following year, he played the role of Vanchauffor in Enemy’s Enemy (TV Series). Similarly, in 1995, he was seen in many movies such as
Sommaren, Radioskugga,and , Nudlar Och 08:0r.

Persbrandt made his appearances as a Georg in Adult Behavior drama in 1999. In the following year,
he played the role of Kullman in Dragonflies’ thriller drama. He cast as
Adam in Now (short)in 2003. In the following year, he was portrayed in many Tv movies such as Three Suns, Leka Med Elden, Day and Night, and Den Starkare.

Moreover, in 2008, he presented as a Sigfrid Larsson in Everlasting Moments (A tv Movie). In 2011, Mikael appeared as a Carl Hamilton in Hamilton: In the Interest of the Nation (TV Series). He played the role of Beorn in The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (TV Series)in 2015.

Furthermore, Persbrandt appeared as a Harald Edelstam in Invisible Heroes (TV Series) in 2019. In the following year, he played the role of  Jakob Nyman in Sex Education (TV Series). In the same year, he played the role of Hans Holmer in The Unlikely Murderer (a TV Mini-Series). In 2022, Mikael appears as a Helmer Jr in The Kingdom (TV Series). Besides that, he will be filming Sophie’s War which is in Pre-Production.

Mikael Pesbrandt: Awards and Nominations

Mikael has won Silver Hugo Award for Dag Och natt in 2004. Similarly, he is the winner of the Ingmar Bergman Award for Bang Bang Orangutang.

He has won Guldbagge Awards for Maria Larssons eviga ogonblick (2008). Moreover, in 2014 Mikael is the winner of Guldbagge Awards for Mia Ager Ingen.

Besides that, he was the nominee for Robert Award for Heaven (2010). Mikael is the nominee of Bodil for En du elsker (2014). Moreover, he is the nominee for Pena de Prata for Sex Education (2019).

Mikael Pesbrandt: Net worth, salary

Mikael Persbrandt has a net worth of $5 million. Besides that, he hasn’t disclosed any information about his salary and income.

Mikael Pesbrandt: Controversy and rumors

There is a controversy in 2005, that Expressen newspaper had made false accusations about Mikael having acute alcohol poisoning.

However, Expressen newspaper can’t prove that while they apologized and confirmed that the allegation is false.

But Mikael hasn’t accepted that apology that he made the time editor paid 75000 Sek for his damage.

In 2011, Mikael was arrested for using and receiving Cocaine and he has been sentenced to 5 months. However, it was reduced to only 75 hours.

Body Measurements: Height and Weight

Mikael Persbrandt stands at the height of 6 feet 2 inches with an 80 kg weight. He has cyan eye color with salt and pepper hair. Besides that, there isn’t much information about his dress and shoe size.

Social Media

Mikael is active on social media platforms with 155k followers on Facebook and 303k followers on Instagram. Meanwhile, he has 182.4k followers on Twitter.


  • Mikael is 58 years old.
  • His sun sign is Libra.
  • Persbandt has been often notified for his good looking, where he has been listed as the most attractive Swedish man as well.

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