Mikkel Boe Følsgaard • Actor
Interview - Shooting Stars 2013 - Denmark
Interview with Mikkel Boe Følsgaard, winner of the Best Actor Silver Bear for his role in A Royal Affair
A year before graduating from the Danish National School of Theatre, Mikkel Boe Følsgaard was cast to play the role of the insane King Christian VII in Nikolaj Arcel's A Royal Affair [+see also:
interview: Mikkel Boe Følsgaard
interview: Nikolaj Arcel
film profile]. This first screen acting performance earned him - as the first Dane ever - a Silver Bear as Best Actor at the 2012 Berlinale. Mikkel is currently one of the leads in the TV series The Legacy which is being directed by actress-filmmaker Pernilla August.