Stellan Skarsgard

Quick Facts

Birth Date June 13,1951
Full Name Stellan Skarsgard John Skarsgard
Profession Actor
Nationality Swedish
Birth City Gothenburg
Father Name Gudrun
Mother Name Jan Skarsgård
Gender Identity Male
Sexual Orientation Straight
Horoscope Gemini
Marital Status Married
Spouse Megan Everett
No Of Children 8, including his second wife’s children
Height 186 cm
Weight 90 kg
Networth 40000000
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Actors create different persona on-screen with their realistic portrayal and variation of characters. One such respected actor is the 69-year-old Stellan Skarsgard who has won Best Actor award on multiple occasions.

A few of Skarsgard’s memorable roles include movies such as  Good Will Hunting, Pirates of the Caribbean, Mamma Mia!Thor franchiseAvengers: Age of Ultron and the HBO/Sky Uk tv miniseries, Chernobyl.

Short Biography

Stellan Skarsgård was born on 13-06-1951 in Gothenburg, Vastergotland, Sweden. He is a Swedish Film Actor, Television Actor, Screenwriter & Executive Producer who known for his work in English films.

Married to a Younger Woman

Stellan Skarsgard, a well-known actor in the Hollywood film industry, is wed. He has been married twice and currently resides with Megan Everett, his second spouse. Like Steven Greener, Everett Skarsgard is a movie producer.

On July 12, 2009, Stellan and Megan exchanged vows, and as of early 2021, their marriage has been steady for nearly ten years. Stellan and Megan, his wife, have two children together. On April 26, 2009, they gave birth to a baby they called Ossian Skarsgard. Kolbjorn Skarsgard, their second child, a son, was born on August 24, 2012.

Ossian and Kolbjorn, like Tatum Gretzky Johnson, are becoming well-known as celebrity kids. Just for the record, Megan is a Swedish-born screenwriter and children’s book author who works out of Stockholm. There is a 25-year age difference between Stellan and Megan. Skarsgard was born in 1951, whilst she was born in 1976. The two don’t appear to be disturbed by their disparity in ages, though.

Why Stellan Divorced with His First Wife?

My Skarsgard and the Swedish actor Stellan previously wed. My Skarsgard, 64, was a Swedish doctor who also happened to be an actor. On April 27, 1975, the former couple exchanged vows.

After 32 years of marriage, they separated on May 1, 2007. Stellan and My both cited a private disagreement as the cause of their divorce. Additionally, Victoria Principal’s second husband Harry Glassman and she are no longer married.

My and Stellan had six children together: Alexander Skarsgard (born in 1976), Gustaf (born in 1980), Sam (born in 1982), Bill (born in 1990), Eija (born in 1992), and Valter (b:1995).

Children’s Fame as Actor

Skarsgard’s four children have all walked in their father’s shoes. Alexander, the oldest child and being 44 years old, works as an actor. His work on the HBO series “True Blood” is well renowned.

Picture of Stellan and his kids, with Megan serving as their stepmother. Hollywood photo, source

The second kid, Gustaf, is well-known for his part in the History channel television series “Vikings.” In the supernatural horror movies “It” and its sequel, Bill, the fourth kid, played Pennywise the Dancing Clown. Valter, the sixth kid, is also an actress who has been in movies like “Fun House” and “Lords of Chaos,” among others.

Eija Skarsgard, however, Stellan’s sole child, is a former model.

2019 Emmy Awards (Chernobyl)

On September 22, 2019, the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California hosted the 71st Primetime Emmy Awards. The British comedy-drama series Fleabag took home the most notable honors, followed by Chernobyl, a 2019 historical miniseries, which garnered three accolades, including best Limited Series.

Picture of the Chernobyl team winning the Outstanding Limited Series Emmy Award in 2019.
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Actor Stellan Skarsgard received a nomination for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or Movie for his portrayal of Boris Shcherbina.

What is the net worth of Stellan?

Actor Stellan Skarsgard, who starred in the Chernobyl series, has a $40 million fortune. He is a well-known performer who gained popularity in the United States with roles in Breaking the Waves and Good Will Hunting.

Stellan makes more than $6 million in yearly income from the film industry. His work as an actor in movies and TV shows is his main source of income. He is also one of the richest celebs. He can therefore afford luxury automobiles, designer clothing, and expensive mansions, leading to his extravagant lifestyle.

Stellan has a $40 million dollar net worth.
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The majority of the films in which Stellan played a crucial part were financially successful. Blockbuster films with over $1 billion in box office receipts include The Avengers, Dead Man’s Chest, and Age of Ultron from the Pirates of the Caribbean series.


Along with his acting career, Stellan also credits his success to wise stock picks, real estate holdings, and lucrative endorsement partnerships with CoverGirl. His Stockholm restaurants, Gothenburg Angels football team, own vodka brand, With Love from Stellan fragrance, and Stellan Skarsgrd Seduction apparel line all contributed significantly to his tremendous wealth.

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Stellan Skarsgard, the Swedish actor who is known for his brilliant roles in the most amazing films. His birth place is Gothenburg but lived in most of the places Totebo, Kalmar, Uppsala, and Helsingborg. At the age of 21, he started his acting career and he did most of his experience work in Swedish television and films.
He did many films in his career like Swedish Sex Games, Taboo, Kyssen, The Simple Minded, P&B, Falk son Vatten, Noon Wine, Peter no tail in American, Jin & Pieaterna, Hip Hip Hurrah, The Unbearable Lightness of Being, Friends, S/T Joy, The Hunt for Red October, Good Evening, The Ox, Sista Dasen, Wind, The Slingshot, Zero Kelvin, The Dogs of Riga, Breaking the Waves, Insomnia, My Son the Fanatic, Good Will Hunting, Amistad, Savior, Ronin, Passion of Mind, Dancer in the Dark, Aberdeen, Power Keg, Kiss Kiss, Taking Sides, The Glass House, No Good Deed, City of Ghosts, Dogville, King Arthur, Exorcist, Guilty Hearts and Kill of Darlings.
He has also done many television series like Bombi Bitt, August Stringberg, The Wild Duck, Parker Kane, The Kingdom, Helen of Troy, Masterpiece Contemporary, Arn, Entourage, Playhouse Presents, Quarry and River among others.