How much is Nikolaj Coster-Waldau worth? $16 million
How did Nikolaj Coster-Waldau earn his money and wealth?
Nikolaj Coster–Waldau was born on 27th July 1970, at Rudkobing, Denmark. Coster-Waldau had an interest in acting from his childhood. He was the youngest actor who entered the Danish National School of Theatre and Contemporary Dance. Coster-Waldau’s made his stage debut in Hamlet as Laertes at Betty Nansen Theatre. His role in, 1994 film Nightwatch, brought him fame in Denmark. In 1997, he made his debut in British film Bent (1997) alongside Clive Owen, Jude Law and Mick Jaggar.
In 2001, Coster-Waldau starred in an American war film Black Hawk Down, by Ridley Scott, as Gary Gordon. This was his first American movie. He then acted in Michael Apted’s Enigma (2001), an espionage thriller film. A couple of years later in 2004, he starred as villian in Scott Spiegel ‘s action film My Name Is Modesty which was based upon the Modesty Blaise comic strip. He also appeared in Wimbledon (2004) and The Good Cop (2004) in the year.
The following year, he appeared in Ridley Scott’s epic historical drama film Kingdom of Heaven (2005). He starred in Simon Aeby ‘s film The Headstand (also known as Shadow of the Sword), in a lead role. The next year Coster-Waldau appeared in an American-Australian crime thriller, Firewall (2006), by Richard Loncraine. The same year, he acted in a Cristina Rosendahl movie Triple Dare.
In 2007, Coster-Waldau starred in an American television series New Amsterdam in Fox TV, where he acted as John Amsterdam, a homicide detective. In the year, he also appeared in the film The Baker. (2007). An year later, in 2009, he acted in a Danish action movie Ved verdens ende (At World’s End).