A famous actor from Norway is named for Kristofer Hivju who is famous for his roles of Tormund Giantbane in the HBO fantasy series Games of Throne. He is also popular for his role in The Fate of the Furious as Connar Rhodes.
- Playing the Role of Tormund Giantsbane in the HBO fantasy series Game of Thrones.
- For his role in After Earth.
Kristofer Hivju says he tested positive for virus
Kristofer Hivju, who played Tormund Giantsbane on the show, shared the news in an Instagram post-Monday. “Greetings from Norway! Sorry to say that I, today, have tested positive for COVID19, Coronavirus,” he wrote. “My family and I are self-isolating at home for as long as it takes. We are in good health – I only have mild symptoms of a cold. There are people at higher risk for who this virus might be a devastating diagnosis, so I urge all of you to be extremely careful; wash your hands, keep 1,5 meters distance from others, go in quarantine; just do everything you can to stop the virus from spreading. Together we can fight this virus and avert a crisis at our hospitals.” His announcement came the same day that actor Idris Elba revealed he has the virus, BuzzFeed reported. Tom Hanks and his wife, Rita Wilson, also recently tested positive.
What is the birthplace of Kristofer Hivju?
On 7th December 1978, Kristofer was born in Oslo, Norway. His nationality is Norwegian and his ethnicity is Mixed. He was born to Erik and Lieselotte Holmene. He completed his graduation from the Danish subdivision of the Russian Academy of Theatre Arts in Aarhus. There is no further information regarding his siblings. He is Christian by religion.
How was Kristofer Hivju’s Career?
- As Jim Olsen, Kristofer Hivju began his acting career in the 2001 series Fox Gronland.
- He then appeared in a couple of TV series such as Melonas, Six Like Us, Largest of All, and few more.
- He made his film debut in Rovdyr in 2008.
- In 2011, he appeared in The Thing.
- In the year 2013, he made his role in After Earth.
- He then starred in several movies such as In Order of Disappearance, Force Majeure, Operation Arctic, and The World Is Waiting.
- He also played in The Last King in 2016 and 2017 movie The Fate of the Furious with Vin Diesel, Dwayne Johnson and more.
- He rose to fame after he starred in the HBO fantasy series Game of Thrones where he has been featuring in the series since 2013.
- He also made his role in the TV series The Lion Guard and Beck-Steinar.
- As of 2020, he appeared in the movie Downhill.
- He will be appeared on the TV show The Witcher as of 2021.
What is the Net Worth of Kristofer Hivju?
The net worth of this famous actor is estimated to have $3 Million as of 2020 whereas his exact salary is under review but it will be added once we get information about it.
Who is the Wife of Kristofer Hivju?
Kristofer is a married person and he was married to Gry Molvær Hivju after dating for some time in the year 2015. The duo is also blessed with two children. As of now, the duo is living a happy life without any disturbances. His sexual orientation is straight and he is not gay.
How tall is Kristofer Hivju?
Kristofer Hivju is a very handsome person with an amazing beard. He stands tall at the height of 6 ft and his weight is 97 Kg. He has a pair of green eyes and light brown hair color. His other body measurements have not been revealed by any sources yet but it will be added once we get information about it. On 16th March 2020, he announced he had tested positive for COVID-19.