Michael Nyqvist Biography

Published On Jun 29, 2017
Facts of Michael Nyqvist
Date of Birth: 1960 , November-8
Date of Death: 2017 , June-27
Birth Nation: Sweden
Height: 5 Feet 10 Inch
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Michael made his film debut with Kamraterna as a model but he rose to prominence only after he appeared in a 2000 film Together where he portrayed the role of Rolf. His outstanding performance in the movie got him the nomination for Guldbagge Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role. He also portrayed the role as a farmer on the novel based movie The Guy in the Grave Next Door which won him Guldbagge Best Actor Award

Moreover, Nyqvist has also featured in The Girl King, The Girl in the Book, Zero Hour, Mission: Impossible- Ghost Protocol, The Girl with the Dragon Tatto, Mother of Mine, Day and Night, The Black Pimpernel, Downloading Nancy, Abduction, Disconnect, Europa Report, John Wick and much more. His outstanding performance earned him wide recognition and appreciation from his fans.  

Besides, he is also the recipient of several awards and honors. He earned Best Male Actor at the Guldbagge, the Swedish Oscar, Filmstar of the year, Best Male Actor, Best Actor in the International Film Festival at the Academy Award, and much more.

Moving towards his personal life, Michael Nyqvist married to his long-term girlfriend, Catharine Ehrnrooth. They were blessed with two children named as Ellen and Arthur. However, as a Lung cancer patient, he later died at the age of 53 in Stockholm. 

Michael through his career earned a massive amount of money.  Well, before his death, he was estimated to have a Net worth around $15 Million.  

 

 

Michael Nyqvist

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Born in Sweden.

November 8 , 1960

Michael Nyqvist was born on 8th November 1960 in Sweden. He was adopted by a Swedish mother and Italian father from an orphanage. He belonged to white ethnicity and hold Sweden Nationality. 

Debut in Movie.

1982

Michael debuted in the movie from Kamraterna as a model but his big breakthrough came in the movie Together where he portrayed the role of Rolf. His outstanding performance led him to the nomination for Guldbagge Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role. 

Married to Catharine Ehrnrooth.

1990

Michael Nyqvist married to his long-term girlfriend, Catharine Ehrnrooth. They were blessed with two children named as Ellen and Arthur. There was no any rumors or extra-marital affairs between their married. 

Featured in Mother of Mine.

2005

In the year 2005, Michael Nyqvist portrayed the character of Hjalmar Jonsson in the movie, Mother of Mine. His outstanding performance earned him wide recognition and nomination for Guldbagge Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role.

Died of Lung Cancer.

June 27 , 2017

After the long Journey in the acting field, Michael died at the age of 53 in Stockholm. He was suffering from Lung Cancer and finally took his life on 27th June 2017.

Current Net worth.

2017

Michael earned the massive amount of money from his acting career. He had portrayed role in several movies and TV series through which he earned handsome amount of money. It is estimated that his current Net worth is around $15 Million.