Caption: Still of Mads Mikkelsen in Hanibalas (2013)
Born: November 22, 1965
Star sign: Sagittarius
Height: 6' (1.83 m)
Known for: Casino Royale (2006), The Hunt (2012), King Arthur (2004), Hannibal (2013)
Mads Mikkelsen is a synonym to the great success the Danish film industry has had since the mid-1990s. He was born in Østerbro, Copenhagen, to Bente Christiansen, a nurse, and Henning Mikkelsen, a banker. Starting out as a low-life pusher/junkie in the 1996 success Pusher (1996), he slowly grew to become one of Denmark's biggest movie actors. The ...