Mads Mikkelsen

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Mads Mikkelsen

Mads Dittmann Mikkelsen, (Danish: [ˈmæs ˈmikl̩sn̩] (listen); born 22 November 1965) is a Danish actor. Originally a gymnast and dancer, he rose to fame in Denmark as an actor for his roles such as Tonny in the first two films of the Pusher film trilogy (1996, 2004), Detective Sergeant Allan Fischer in the television series Rejseholdet (2000–2004), Niels in Open Hearts (2002), Svend in The Green Butchers (2003), Ivan in Adam's Apples (2005) and Jacob Petersen in After the Wedding (2006). Mikkelsen achieved worldwide recognition for playing the main antagonist Le Chiffre in the twenty-first James Bond film, Casino Royale (2006). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mads Mikkelsen has received more than 8,775,492 page views. His biography is available in 50 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 454th most popular actor.

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  • 8.8M

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  • 61.33

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  • 50

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.16

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.49

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Mads Mikkelsen ranks 447 out of 8,832Before him are Elizabeth Montgomery, Halle Berry, Joan Collins, Raquel Welch, Helmut Berger, and Peter Finch. After him are Curd Jürgens, Adam West, Douglas Fairbanks, Shah Rukh Khan, Charlie Sheen, and Armin Mueller-Stahl.

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Among people born in 1965, Mads Mikkelsen ranks 8Before him are Bashar al-Assad, Dmitry Medvedev, Salman Khan, Robert Downey Jr., Gheorghe Hagi, and Petro Poroshenko. After him are Shah Rukh Khan, Charlie Sheen, Björk, Waris Dirie, Brandon Lee, and Dr. Dre.

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In Denmark

Among people born in Denmark, Mads Mikkelsen ranks 90 out of 579Before him are Haakon III of Norway (1182), Eric V of Denmark (1249), Princess Benedikte of Denmark (1944), Prince George of Denmark (1653), Sweyn III of Denmark (1125), and Jens Peter Jacobsen (1847). After him are Georg Brandes (1842), Harald Bohr (1887), Sveinn Björnsson (1881), Christopher I of Denmark (1219), Sophia Magdalena of Denmark (1746), and Eric II of Denmark (1090).

Among ACTORS In Denmark

Among actors born in Denmark, Mads Mikkelsen ranks 3Before him are Anna Karina (1940) and Asta Nielsen (1881). After him are Nikolaj Coster-Waldau (1970), Erik Bruhn (1928), Jesper Christensen (1948), Connie Nielsen (1965), Giancarlo Esposito (1958), Ghita Nørby (1935), Ulrich Thomsen (1963), Jean Hersholt (1886), and Sidse Babett Knudsen (1968).