Hanne Jacobsen is the wife of the Danish actor, Mads Mikkelsen. Professionally, she is an actress, dancer, and choreographer.
Hanne was born on January 13, 1961, in Denmark, as the only child of her parents.
Married Life with Mads Mikkelson
Hanne Jacobsen and Mads Mikkelson first met in 1986 while both of them joined a full-fledged choreographic education in one of the best European schools in Sweden.
However, Mads says they first met when he was portraying the role of a woman in the play, La Cage aux Folles. While talking with the Nordic star, he told the New York Times,
I met her when I was dressed up like a woman in La Cage aux Folles. There must be some Freudian stuff happening there. I was a Chinese girl, and I think I was quite good. I have women’s legs.
Meanwhile, Hanne says she first encountered her now-husband at an audition for Aarhus Theatre. Soon after that, they started dating.
After several years, they got married on December 2, 2000, and since then, they are leading a happy married life for more than two decades.
Mother of Two
Hanne Jacobsen shares two kids: a daughter and a son with her husband, Mads Mikkelsen. They welcomed first her daughter, Viola Mikkelsen in 1992. After five years, she gave birth to her son, Carl Mikkelsen in 1997.
Hanne Jacobsen is a tennis lover who spent most of her time in training. She also played in several tournaments including the Easter Tournament.
Career in the Entertainment Industry
Hanne Jacobsen started her career in the entertainment industry as a dancer and choreographer. As a choreographer, she has worked in the movie, Olsen-bandens første kup (The Olsen gang’s first coup) and Det glade vanvid (The happy madness).
Later on, she worked as an actor. She made her debut in the Danish reality TV series, Harry Måneskin (Harry Moonlight).
In the third season of Stjerne for en aften (Star for an evening), she was a jury member. She also served as a jury in regional reality programs such as Stjerne for en aften – vinderen (Star of the night – the winner), ‘Elsker dig for evigt’ på film festival (‘Love you forever’ at film festival), Det store juleshow (The big Christmas show), and TV akademiet (TV Academy).
Hanne Jacobsen shares an estimated $14 million net worth with her husband, Mads Mikkelsen. Her husband has accumulated all of his worth from his career as a dancer and singer since the 90s.
Here is the list of Mads Mikkelsen’s movie appearances and its box office collection.
- Chaos Walking – $27.1 million
- Another Round – $21.7 million
- At Eternity’s Gate – $11.2 million
- Rogue One: A Star Wars Story – $1.056 billion
- Doctor Strange – $677.7 million
- Move On – $25.3 million
- The Hunt – $12.4 million
- A Royal Affair – $14.7 million
Back in 2017, Hanne and her husband bought a luxury apartment in Santa Catalina, Palma. As per Olive Press, the three-bedroom apartment worth is around €580,000.
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