Gustaf Skarsgard

Swedish actor

Gustaf Skarsgard

Facts of Gustaf Skarsgard

Name Gustaf Skarsgård
Birth Name Gustaf Caspar Orm Skarsgård
Date of Birth November 12, 1980
Zodiac Sign Scorpio
Gender Male
Birth Country Södermalm, Stockholm, Sweden
Nationality Swedish
Ethnicity White
Profession Actor, Model
Net worth $2.3 Million
Marital Status Married
Spouse Hanna Alström (m. 1999–2005)
Hair Color Brown
Eye Color Blue
Height 1.93 m
Weight 84 Kg
Body Measurement N/A
Father My Skarsgård
Mother Stellan Skarsgård
Siblings Alexander , Bill , Valter , Eija , Sam Skarsgård


Swedish actor, Gustaf Skarsgard let his perseverance be his engine and the willing of hope as his fuel to achieve success in life. The achievements and recognitions that he got from his career came when he started living for tomorrow by not thinking about yesterday what was taken away from him.

Gustaf was born as Gustaf Caspar Orm Skarsgard on 12th November 1980 in Stockholm, Sweden. Moreover, his dad, Stellan Skarsgard is a veteran actor while his mom, My Skarsgard is a physician and homemaker. Besides, his godfather is Peter Stormare who took him under his wings.

Skarsgard grew up with his five siblings, including four brothers, Alexander, Bill, Valter and one sister, Eija Skarsgard. He also has two brothers, Ossian and Kolbjorn Skarsgard from his father’s second marriage with Megan Everett.

Salary & Net Worth

Gustaf Skarsgard made his first appearance as Spinken in the short movie, First Ballerina, where she acted under the direction of Angelica Lundqvist in 1989. He later portrayed Steffe in the drama film, The Summer in 1995. He then featured in many popular movies, The Invisible, Evil, The Color of Milk, Kidz in the Hood, Pyramids, Patrik, Age 1.5, Trust Me, etc.

Gustaf Vikings role as Floki
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On a similar hand, Skarsgard got his breakthrough in television from a miniseries, My Friend Percy’s Magical Sneakers as Jan in 1994. Furthermore, he starred as Julius Bloomendolf aka J.B in the fantasy horror drama series, House of Shadows in 1996. His other television appearances are in Snapphane, Between 11 and 12, The Library Thief, Westworld, and so on.

Skarsgard has been appearing as Floki in the historical drama TV show, Vikings since 2013. His per episode salary from the show is $50,000. He also garnered $45,000 per episode from Netflix’s fantasy drama series, Cursed along with Olwen Fouere, Clive Russell, and Daniel Sharman, among others, in 2021. He currently boasts a net worth of $2.3 Million in 2021. You may like to read also, Daniel Sharman‘s biography.

Relationship Status

The 39-year-old, Skarsgard is reportedly not dating anyone and lives a single life. In his point of view in searching for a perfect match, he wants his better half to be more fascinating about his interests and hobbies. Well, he has not found his true love up until now.

Gustaf Skarsgard and his Hanna Alström (m. 1999–2005)
Gustaf Skarsgard and his Hanna Alström (m. 1999–2005)
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While talking about Gustaf’s previous relationships, he was in a romantic affair with a Swedish actress, Hanna Alstrom. The former couple began dating in 1999 after their first meeting. However, their love chemistry was not strong enough to hold them back and they broke up in 2005.

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