Tuesday 13 June 2017

Alicia Vikander

Alicia Amanda Vikander was born on 3rd October, 1988. She is a Swedish actress and former dancer. She is known for her works in 2014 movie Ex Machina as Ava, 2015 movie The Man from U.N.C.L.E. as Gaby, 2016 movie Jason Bourne as Heather Lee and 2014 move Seventh Son as Alice to name a few. Her most recent work has been 2017 movie Birds Like Us as Huppu. She first gained mass recognition for her work in TV drama Andra Avenyn from 2008 to 2010.

Alicia Vikander Religion

Alicia Vikander hasn't made any public statements about what her religion or faith is. She also doesn't have any official social media accounts so it makes it even harder to pin down what her religion or faith really is. She is of Swedish and one quarters Finnish ancestry. Our guess is that she is Christian. 

Alicia Vikander Political Views

Alicia is a feminist and identifies herself as one. She has denounced gender inequality in the film industry too. "I'd just made five films in a row, and [Tulip Fever] was the first one where I had a scene with another woman...There's a change happening, and I want to be part of that. You see something like The Hunger Games or Insurgent proving that a female role can carry a successful blockbuster." This was her quote. 

Who is she dating?

She has been in a long-term relationship with Irish actor Michael Fassbender since November 2014. Michael Fassbender is known for his works in 2016 film The Light Between Ocean, 2010 film Centurion, 2011 movie X-Men: First Class and 2011 movie A Dangerous Mind. 

She is rumoured to have hooked up with Alexander Skarsgard in 2014. 

Alicia Vikander Hobbies

Besides acting, she is also a dancer but quit her career when she suffered a leg injury in her teenage years. Beyond that, not much is known about the actress' personal life and without a social media account of hers, we cannot say what her day to day is like at all. 

Interesting Facts

She is a trained ballet dancer and studied in the Royal Swedish Ballet School. 

She was raised in Goteborg, Sweden which is also where she was born. 

Her favorite actresses are Marion Cotillard, Isabelle Hupper and Jennifer Lawrence. 

Only six Swedish actors have been nominated for an Academy Award and she is one among them.

She is the first Swede to win an Academy Award since Ingrid Bergman who won one in 1975.