Mads Mikkelsen was born in 22nd November 1965.He is a Danish actor who was also a gymnast and a dancer. He began his career as an actor in 1996.he rose to fame as a drug dealer in his first two films as a drug dealer and a policeman.
His early life
Mikkelsen was born in Osterbro in Copenhagen to parents Bente Christiansen, a nurse, and Henning Mikkelsen, a bank teller and trade union official. He had an elder brother who is also an actor. He was trained as a gymnast in his youth and he wanted to pursue athletics. He studied in the Balettakademien in Gothenburg where he also gained fluency is Swedish. During his dancing career, he met choreographer Hanne Jacobsen whom he married in 2000.He took up the career of dancing and acting at the Arhus Theatre School in 1996.
His acting career
He made his debut in the film the Pusher that was spawn into two sequels. Mikkelson was known for his role in Tristan In King Arthur. He also achieved worldwide recognition for playing the role of the antagonist in the James Bond film, Casin
Mads Mikkelsen has contributed a lot to American movie as well as Danish movie. He won the Fantasporto Award for Best Actor for his portrayal of the butcher as well.