• Born in 1999 in Atlanta, Georgia
• Gained fame on Instagram, leading to modelling opportunities
• Net worth estimated at over $1 million
• Represented by multiple modelling companies
• Active on Instagram and Twitter, currently resides in NYC

Known for movies

Short Info

Net Worth$3.5 billion
Date Of BirthNovember 22, 1965, February 14, 1945
SpouseHanne Jacobsen, Hanne Jacobsen, Marie, Princess of Liechtenstein
MarkOften plays a character with a defective left eye: Ivan in Adam's Apples (2005), Le Chiffre in Casino Royale (2006), One Eye in Valhalla Rising (2009) and Rochefort in The Three Musketeers (2011).
FactThe Danish magazine Woman voted him "the sexiest man in the world".

Who is Meredith Mickelson?

Meredith Mickelson was born on 1 July 1999, in Atlanta, Georgia USA, and is a model as well as a social media personality, best known for initially earning fame on the social media website Instagram which helped her gain modelling opportunities. She’s appeared on the cover of several popular publications such as “Vogue” magazine.

The Riches of Meredith Mickelson

How rich is Meredith Mickelson? As of early-2019, sources estimate a net worth that is over $1 million, earned through a successful career as a model. Her online exposure has also led her to numerous other opportunities, and she is represented by several modelling companies. As she continues her career, it is expected that her wealth will also continue to increase.

Early Life and Online Fame

Very few details are available regarding Meredith’s childhood, family, and her education. It is not known if she is continuing her education even while managing her modelling career. She began earning fame after joining the social media website Instagram on which she posted photos of her which would be responsible for increasing her followers. The social media website also known as IG or Insta is owned by Facebook and allows users to post photos and videos on their accounts.

The reason for its fame is due to its integration with Facebook and its user friendly features which allows people to easily edit their content while also organizing them through tags. These photos and videos can then be shared to users publically or to pre-approved ones. Since its creation in 2010, Instagram is now considered one of the most popular social media platforms with over 800 million registered users as of 2019. She also expanded her reach to include Twitter and posted photos there as well, furthering her rise to fame.

Meredith Mickelson

Modelling Career

Her popularity eventually caught the attention of several publications including “Vogue”, who invited her to model for them. “Vogue” is a lifestyle and fashion magazine which began as a weekly newspaper, with a focus on the runway, models, as well as beauty, as well as producing articles regarding culture. The Italian version of the magazine has been known for being the top fashion magazine in the world, though there are 23 other international editions.

After her work for them in 2016, she started signing with various modelling companies with her now transitioning to professional modelling. She is signed to New York Model Management and Salt Models Atlanta, and with Next Model Management Miami and Freedom Los Angeles. Numerous other popular social media personalities turned models are represented by these companies. These companies based in numerous cities allow her to have numerous opportunities to choose from, which means that she travels frequently, though she enjoys the work as a model and has embraced it fully. The opportunities she gained with them have also allowed her to work internationally.

YouTube and Current Projects

Her fame has also led her to try her hand at making YouTube content. YouTube is a video sharing website owned by Google, and is one of the most popular websites in the world thanks to it becoming the main source of online video content. Videos on the website range from user generated videos such as live streams, video blogs, and video clips, to movie trailers, documentary films, as well as music videos. The reason for its fame is because of the capability of users to be able to upload, view, rate, comment on, and subscribe to channels they like.

Meredith initially created the channel MilkCheese, and posted a few videos before deciding that she no longer had time to manage it due to her work as a model. So she also tried her hand at a collaborative channel with her friend Megan Donoho, but it was also discontinued as the two could no longer work together frequently enough. Even her friend has not posted anything new aside from two videos in her personal channel. In recent months, Mickelson has been more actively working with the Chelsea, London based model agency Storm Management, which allows her to gain modelling opportunities all over the UK and Europe.

Personal Life and Social Media

For her personal life, it is known that Meredith was romantically linked to YouTube personality Ethan Dolan, but there were no specific details shared about their relationship, and it was eventually confirmed that they had broken up. In 2016 she began dating Kian Lawley, and was very vocal about their relationship, but recently there has been no detail about them being together. Many sources speculate that she is currently single, as can be seen in her social media accounts.

She is very active online through social media, having accounts on major websites such as Instagram and Twitter. Her Instagram account continues to stay active with frequent posts of her daily endeavors, as well as photos from her work as a model; she has gained over 1.7 million followers on her account. She also has a Twitter account with over 175,000 followers, and on which she mainly posts her daily thoughts. She also posts a few photos from time to time, promoting her work with Storm Management. She has collaborated with other popular models as well, and is currently residing in New York City, though travels frequently due to her work.

General Info

Full NameMads Mikkelsen
Net Worth$3.5 billion
Date Of BirthNovember 22, 1965, February 14, 1945
Height1.83 m
ProfessionVoice Actor, Gymnast, Dancer
EducationAarhus Theatre, University of St. Gallen
NationalityDanish, Liechtenstein


SpouseHanne Jacobsen, Hanne Jacobsen, Marie, Princess of Liechtenstein
ChildrenViola Jacobsen Mikkelsen, Carl Jacobsen Mikkelsen, Alois, Hereditary Prince of Liechtenstein, Prince Maximilian of Liechtenstein, Princess Tatjana Nora Maria, Prince Constantin Ferdinand Maria
ParentsHenning Mikkelsen, Bente Christiansen, Franz Joseph II, Prince of Liechtenstein, Countess Georgina von Wilczek
SiblingsLars Mikkelsen


AwardsCannes Best Actor Award, Bodil Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role, Robert Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role, European Film Academy Achievement in World Cinema Award
NominationsSaturn Award, César Award for Best Actor, European Film Award for Best Actor, Robert Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role, Satellite Award for Best Actor – Television Series Drama
MoviesDoctor Strange, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, The Hunt, Casino Royale, A Royal Affair, Valhalla Rising, The Salvation, After the Wedding, Flame & Citron, Clash of the Titans, Age of Uprising: The Legend of Michael Kohlhaas, Adam's Apples, The Necessary Death of Charlie Countryman, Men & Chicken, Ope...
TV ShowsHannibal, Unit One

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#Marks / Signs
1Often plays a character with a defective left eye: Ivan in Adam's Apples (2005), Le Chiffre in Casino Royale (2006), One Eye in Valhalla Rising (2009) and Rochefort in The Three Musketeers (2011).


1I try not to carry any character back home because that would be extremely frustrating for my family. It stays with you, of course, if for 14 hours a day you're being accused of something you haven't done and you can't get your frustration out anywhere. Whereas with a character like Hannibal, he's probably the happiest man I've ever played, even though he's doing horrendous things. He's a happy duckling and life is beautiful.
2[his version of Hannibal Lecter] He loves fine art. He is a three-piece- suit man. He loves classical music. He hates everything that is banal. And he loves the beauty of everything that's refined. He's trying to make friends with people, so I can't play that one card of being evil. It has to be hidden.
3I ask a million questions, and I insist on having answers. I think that is what we have to do. I have to know what the director wants. Some are very much in their head, and I need to force it out of them. I just can't play around for eight hours and see if something happens.
4I take my work enormously seriously. When I do something it has to feel right. Everything has to be right. I'm not ambitious about my career, but I am ambitious with each job. I can be fairly annoying to work with. No compromises. Let's put it this way: compromises are from hell.
5On his 1937 Danish Nimbus motorcycle: It is like something Steve McQueen would ride. I love the freedom and it doesn't go quite as fast as a modern bike, which pleases my wife.
6I'm a beer man. I tried to drink whiskey and Scotch but I don't get it. It smells like a girl who didn't shower and just splashed a lot of perfume on.
7On the fact that he is voted "the sexiest man in Denmark" over and over: "I'd rather be voted 'the sexiest man in Denmark' than 'the ugliest man in Denmark'."


1Member of the 'Official Competition' jury at the 69th Cannes International Film Festival in 2016.
2He has played the accountant in the music video "Bitch Better Have My Money" from the singer Rihanna.
3Has appeared in three Danish films that were submitted for the Oscar in the Best Foreign Language Film category: Efter brylluppet (2006), A Royal Affair (2012) and Jagten (2012).
4Was a guest at Kristian Luuk show (Godnatt Sverige) [May 2005]
5Shooting the Danish movie Adam's Apples (2005). [August 2004]
6USA: Playing lead role of Dr. Hannibal Lecter in NBC thriller Hannibal, based on the novel Red Dragon by Thomas Harris [April 2013]
7The first Danish actor to play Hannibal Lecter. He is also the tallest of the four actors to play Lecter to date.
8Received an award at the Cannes Film Festival from Li Gong. Mikkelsen plays Hannibal Lecter in the NBC series Hannibal (2013), Li played Lady Murasaki (Lecter's aunt and lover) in Hannibal Rising (2007).
9Plays Le Chifre, the villain of Ian Fleming's first James Bond novel, Casino Royale (2006). Fleming's final Bond novel was The Man with the Golden Gun (1974), the villain and title character of which was played by Fleming's cousin, Christopher Lee. Mikkelsen and Lee have also both played Count Rochefort in The Three Musketeers (1973)/The Three Musketeers (2011).
10Knighted on April 16th 2010 by Her Majesty Margrethe 2nd, Queen of Denmark.
11Wasn't a James Bond fan before starring in Casino Royale (2006).
12Mads is a form of Matthew; meaning "Gift of God".
13A keen motorcyclist owning a rare 1937 Danish Nimbus.
14Learned Swedish during his 1-year-long dance training in Göteborg because he grew tired of Swedes only smiling and nodding at him when he spoke to them in Danish.
15Speaks Swedish fluently and has lived in Gothenburg for many years.
16Mads is pronounced like 'mas' in Christmas. Mikkelsen is 'mikkel' as you would pronounce the metal 'nickel' and 'sen' is pronounced 'zen' - Mickelzen.
17Brother-in-law of actress Anette Støvelbæk.
18Son of Henning Mikkelsen.
19He was a professional dancer for 8 years.
20The Danish magazine Woman voted him "the sexiest man in the world".
21His favourite movie is Taxi Driver (1976).
22Several polls in girl magazines and newspapers have voted him "sexiest man in Denmark".
23Two children, Viola and Carl.
24Younger brother of actor Lars Mikkelsen.




Death StrandingVideo Game pre-production voice
Rogue One2016Galen Erso
Le Fantôme2016ShortLe Fantôme
Doctor Strange2016Kaecilius
Hannibal2013-2015TV SeriesDr. Hannibal Lecter
Rihanna: Bitch Better Have My Money2015Video shortThe Accountant
Mænd & høns2015Elias
The Salvation2014Jon Jensen
Age of Uprising: The Legend of Michael Kohlhaas2013Michael Kohlhaas
Charlie Countryman2013Nigel
Move On2012Mark
A Royal Affair2012Johann Friedrich Struensee
The Three Musketeers2011Rochefort
Muumi ja punainen pyrstötähti2010Sniff (English version, voice)
Clash of the Titans2010Draco
Die Tür2009David Andernach
Valhalla Rising2009One Eye
Coco Chanel & Igor Stravinsky2009Igor Stravinsky
Quantum of Solace2008Video GameLe Chiffre (voice)
Flame and Citron2008Citronen
Casino Royale2006Le Chiffre
Exit2006/IThomas Skepphult
Efter brylluppet2006Jacob Pederson
Adam's Apples2005Ivan
Pusher II2004Tonny
King Arthur2004Tristan
Rejseholdet2000-2004TV SeriesAllan Fischer
Torremolinos 732003Magnus
De grønne slagtere2003Svend
Nu2003ShortJakob (young)
Wilbur Wants to Kill Himself2002Horst
Open Hearts2002Niels
Bertelsen - de uaktuelle nyheder2002TV SeriesAllan Fischer
I Am Dina2002Niels
En kort en lang2001Jacob
Monas verden2001Casper
Blinkende lygter2000Arne
Tom Merritt1999ShortElmer Karr
Angel of the Night1998Ronnie
Café Hector1996ShortAnders


Hannibal2013TV Series performer - 1 episode


Die Tür2009thanks - as Mads
Til døden os skiller2007thanks - as Mads D. Mikkelsen


Danmarks Indsamling 20112011TV SpecialHimself - Call Center
Janela Indiscreta2010TV SeriesHimself
Xposé2010TV SeriesHimself
Gomorron2006-2010TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Om Valhalla Rising
Up Close with Carrie Keagan2010TV SeriesHimself
Clash of the Titans: A G4 Special2010TV Movie documentaryHimself
Entertainment Tonight2010TV SeriesHimself
Zulu Awards '102010TV SpecialHimself - Presenter
Skavlan2009TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The 2008 European Film Awards2008TV SpecialHimself - Presenter
Produktionsdagbog: Prag - Berlin - København2008Video documentaryHimself
Meyerheim2008TV SeriesHimself
Zulu Awards '08 - Den røde løber2008TV SpecialHimself
The 2007 European Film Awards2007TV SpecialHimself
Zulu Awards '072007TV SpecialHimself - Presenter and Winner
Zulu Awards '07 - Den røde løber2007TV SpecialHimself
The 2006 European Film Awards2006TV SpecialHimself
FörKväll2006TV SeriesHimself
Noche Hache2006TV SeriesHimself
Becoming Bond2006TV Movie documentaryHimself
MTV Europe Music Awards 20062006TV SpecialHimself - Presenter
James Bond Casino2006TV Movie documentaryHimself
Senkveld med Thomas og Harald2006TV SeriesHimself
Joonas2006TV SeriesHimself
Dinas dates2006TV SeriesHimself
Zulu Awards '052005TV SpecialHimself
Go' aften Danmark2002-2005TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Actor
Godnatt, Sverige2005TV SeriesHimself
Sådan ligger landet2005TV SeriesHimself
Klovn2005TV SeriesHimself - Fodboldspiller
Bodilprisen 20052005TV SpecialHimself - Winner
Blood on the Land: The Making of a King2004Video documentary shortHimself
Spot2004TV Series documentaryHimself
Zulu Awards '032003TV SpecialHimself - Winner (taped message)
'Así se hizo' - Torremolinos 732003TV Short documentaryHimself - Actor / Magnus
De grønne slagtere - en virkelig god marinade2003TV Short documentaryHimself / Svend
Viva2003TV SeriesHimself
Filmland2003TV Series documentaryHimself
Bodilprisen 20032003TV SpecialHimself
'Elsker dig for evigt' på filmfestival2003Video documentary shortHimself / Niels
Zulu Awards '022002TV SpecialHimself
Banjos likørstue2002TV SeriesHimself
Stjerner i manegen2001TV Movie documentaryHimself
Kultur-Journalen2001TV SeriesHimself
Bag om filmen 'Bleeder'1999TV Movie documentaryHimself / Lenny
Harry Måneskin1990TV SeriesHimself - Micado Danse Esemble
Made in Hollywood2010-2016TV SeriesHimself
Good Morning Britain2016TV SeriesHimself - Plays Galen Erso / Himself - Guest
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story - World Premiere2016TV MovieHimself - Galen Erso, Rogue One
Jimmy Kimmel Live!2016TV SeriesHimself
Go' morgen Danmark2016TV SeriesHimself
A Bond for Life: How James Bond Changed My Life2016DocumentaryHimself
Hannibal: Season Three - Getting the Old Scent Again: Re-imagining Red Dragon2015Video documentaryHimself - 'Hannibal Lecter'
Hannibal: This Is My Design2014Video documentaryHimself
Le grand journal de Canal+2013-2014TV Series documentaryHimself
The Necessary Death of Charlie Countryman: The Making of 'The Necessary Death of Charlie Countryman'2014Video shortHimself
A Taste for Killing2013Video documentary shortHimself
Hannibal Reborn2013Video documentary shortHimself
Cinema 32013TV SeriesHimself - Interviewee
The 2012 European Film Awards2012TV SpecialHimself - Presenter
Aftenshowet2012TV SeriesHimself
NWR (Nicolas Winding Refn)2012TV Movie documentaryHimself
The 2011 European Film Awards2011TV SpecialHimself - Award Recipient
Pokerfjæs2011TV Series documentaryHimself

Archive Footage

Welcome to the Basement2014TV SeriesHimself / One-Eye
Chelsea Lately2014TV SeriesDr. Hannibal Lecter in 'Hannibal'
Movie Guide2013TV SeriesMichael Kohlhaas
Z Hit-Paraden2009TV SeriesHimself


Won Awards

2016Lost Weekend AwardFilm Club's The Lost WeekendBest Supporting ActorMænd & høns (2015)
2014Saturn AwardAcademy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USABest Actor in a Television SeriesHannibal (2013)
2014BodilBodil AwardsBest Actor (Bedste mandlige hovedrolle)Jagten (2012)
2014Chlotrudis AwardChlotrudis AwardsBest ActorJagten (2012)
2014CinEuphoriaCinEuphoria AwardsBest Actor - International CompetitionJagten (2012)
2014FIPRESCI PrizePalm Springs International Film FestivalBest ActorJagten (2012)
2014RobertRobert FestivalBest Actor (Årets mandlige hovedrolle)Jagten (2012)
2014Critics AwardSESC Film Festival, BrazilBest Foreign Actor (Melhor Ator Estrangeiro)Jagten (2012)
2014Audience AwardSESC Film Festival, BrazilBest Foreign Actor (Melhor Ator Estrangeiro)Jagten (2012)
2013ZuluZulu AwardsBest Actor (Årets danske skuespiller)Jagten (2012)
2012Best ActorCannes Film FestivalJagten (2012)
2012Silver Medallion AwardTelluride Film Festival, US

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2011Outstanding European Achievement in World CinemaEuropean Film Awards
2010CineMerit AwardMunich Film Festival
2007FIPRESCI PrizePalm Springs International Film FestivalBest ActorEfter brylluppet (2006)
2007ZuluZulu AwardsBest Actor (Årets danske skuespiller)Prag (2006)
2006Best ActorPuchon International Fantastic Film FestivalAdams æbler (2005)
2005BodilBodil AwardsBest Actor (Bedste mandlige hovedrolle)Pusher II (2004)
2005RobertRobert FestivalBest Actor (Årets mandlige hovedrolle)Pusher II (2004)
2005ZuluZulu AwardsBest Actor (Årets danske skuespiller)Pusher II (2004)
2004Directors' Week AwardFantasportoBest ActorDe grønne slagtere (2003)
2003Best ActorRouen Nordic Film FestivalElsker dig for evigt (2002)
2003ZuluZulu AwardsBest Supporting Actor (Årets danske mandlige birolle)Wilbur Wants to Kill Himself (2002)
2002Annual Television AwardCopenhagen TV FestivalBest ActorRejseholdet (2000)
2002ZuluZulu AwardsBest Actor (Årets danske skuespiller)En kort en lang (2001)

Nominated Awards

2016Saturn AwardAcademy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USABest Actor on TelevisionHannibal (2013)
2016RobertRobert FestivalBest Actor (Årets mandlige hovedrolle)Mænd & høns (2015)
2015Saturn AwardAcademy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USABest Actor in a Television SeriesHannibal (2013)
2015IOFCP AwardInternational Online Film Critics' PollBest Actor in a Leading RoleJagten (2012)
2014CésarCésar Awards, FranceBest Actor (Meilleur acteur)Michael Kohlhaas (2013)
2014ICS AwardInternational Cinephile Society AwardsBest ActorJagten (2012)
2014OFTA Television AwardOnline Film & Television AssociationBest Actor in a Drama SeriesHannibal (2013)
2014Satellite AwardSatellite AwardsBest Actor in a Series, DramaHannibal (2013)
2014TV Guide AwardTV Guide AwardsFavorite VillainHannibal (2013)
2013BodilBodil AwardsBest Actor (Bedste mandlige hovedrolle)En kongelig affære (2012)
2013HFCS AwardHouston Film Critics Society AwardsBest ActorJagten (2012)
2013IGN AwardIGN Summer Movie AwardsBest TV VillainHannibal (2013)
2013IOMAItalian Online Movie Awards (IOMA)Best Actor (Miglior attore protagonista)Jagten (2012)
2013ALFS AwardLondon Critics Circle Film AwardsActor of the YearJagten (2012)
2013OFCS AwardOnline Film Critics Society AwardsBest ActorJagten (2012)
2013RobertRobert FestivalBest Actor (Årets mandlige hovedrolle)En kongelig affære (2012)
2012European Film AwardEuropean Film AwardsEuropean ActorJagten (2012)
2011RobertRobert FestivalBest Actor (Årets mandlige hovedrolle)Valhalla Rising (2009)
2010Chlotrudis AwardChlotrudis AwardsBest Supporting ActorFlammen & Citronen (2008)
2009RobertRobert FestivalBest Supporting Actor (Årets mandlige birolle)Flammen & Citronen (2008)
2008European Film AwardEuropean Film AwardsEuropean ActorFlammen & Citronen (2008)
2007BodilBodil AwardsBest Actor (Bedste mandlige hovedrolle)Prag (2006)
2007RobertRobert FestivalBest Actor (Årets mandlige hovedrolle)Efter brylluppet (2006)
2007RobertRobert FestivalBest Actor (Årets mandlige hovedrolle)Prag (2006)
2006European Film AwardEuropean Film AwardsEuropean ActorEfter brylluppet (2006)
2006RobertRobert FestivalBest Supporting Actor (Årets mandlige birolle)Adams æbler (2005)
2004BodilBodil AwardsBest Actor (Bedste mandlige hovedrolle)De grønne slagtere (2003)
2003BodilBodil AwardsBest Actor (Bedste mandlige hovedrolle)Elsker dig for evigt (2002)
2003RobertRobert FestivalBest Actor (Årets mandlige hovedrolle)Elsker dig for evigt (2002)

2nd Place Awards

2016Chainsaw AwardFangoria Chainsaw AwardsBest TV ActorHannibal (2013)
2015Chainsaw AwardFangoria Chainsaw AwardsBest TV ActorHannibal (2013)
2013Golden Space Needle AwardSeattle International Film FestivalBest ActorJagten (2012)

3rd Place Awards

2012DFCCDublin Film Critics Circle AwardsBest ActorJagten (2012)

Source: IMDb, Wikipedia

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