Thor Mikkelsen Father Dropped Out Of College To Learn Juggling Here Are The Things That You Didn’t Know About Him

Thor Mikkelsen

Thor Mikkelsen is well-known as the son of famed Danish actor Lars Mikkelsen. Lars made his acting debut in the Danish television film Mappen. Following that, he secured a number of successful parts for which his work received critical praise. He is well-known for his roles in the drama series The Killing, House of Cards, Star Wars Rebels, Sherlock, and Borgen. He has received the Reumert Prize of Honour (2011) and the International Emmy Award for finest performance by an actor.

Quick Facts

Full NameThor Mikkelsen
First NameThor
Last NameMikkelsen
ProfessionCelebrity Child
Father NameLars Mikkelsen
Father ProfessionActor
Mother NameAnette Stovelbaek
Mother ProfessionActress
Gender IdentityMale
SibilingsLue Stovelbaek
Date of Birth2001

Lars dropped out of college to study juggling.

Lars completed high school and then served nine months in basic military duty before enrolling in university to study Biology. He dropped out of college when he became interested in learning to juggle. He enrolled in the juggler school, where he spent five years learning to juggle, ride a unicycle, and breathe fire. Anette, his future wife, motivated him to learn to juggle.

Thor Mikkelsen
Thor Mikkelsen (Source: Google)

He is married to his college sweetheart.

Lars married his college girlfriend, Anette Stovelbaek. They originally met while in high school at a New Year’s Eve party. Anette was just eighteen years old at the time. They dated for many years before getting married. The nicest aspect of their love tale was that Annette’s parents recognized their love. They ultimately went down the aisle in 1989. They have been married for almost three decades.

A little wedding ceremony

It was a small wedding ceremony with just close friends and family present. The wedding took place in City Hall on October 10, 1989.

His parents are also amazing performers.

His mother, Anette, is well-known for her roles in films such as A Better World, Welcome to Park Road, and Itsi Bitsi. In 2000, she made her debut in the Danish comedy film “Italian for Beginners.”


Thor has one older brother, Lue Stovelbaek. His sibling has taken his mother’s surname. The age difference between the brothers is six years. Lue is following in the footsteps of his parents. He attended a drama school in Odense. Lue co-starred with his mother in the sixth season of Badehotellet. He has also provided the primary voice for Spiderman. He was awarded the Reumert statuette for his performance in Shame 3.

Mads Mikkelsen’s nephew

Acting seems to run in the family. He is the nephew of professional actor Mads Mikkelsen. Thor is most recognized for his evil performances in the James Bond films Casino Royale and Iron Man. He is the main character in the award-winning action game Death Stranding. Cliff’s English voice, look, and motion capture were all handled by him. He has received several accolades.

Thor Mikkelsen
Thor Mikkelsen( Source: Google)

Net Worth

Thor Mikkelsen’s net worth is about $2 million as of January 2024. He is the son of well-known actors who make a good living. We have his father’s and uncle’s net wealth.