Bill Skarsgård Biography
Bill Skarsgård is a Swedish actor who is best known for his roles as Simon in the 2010 Swedish comedy film Simple Simon and Pennywise the Dancing Clown in the supernatural horror films It (2017) and It Chapter Two (2019), based on Stephen King’s novel of the same name.
He also starred in the dystopian thriller The Divergent Series: Allegiant (2016) and the espionage thriller Atomic Blonde (2017). Skarsgård also had lead roles in the supernatural horror series Hemlock Grove (2013–2015) and the anthology horror series Castle Rock (2018).
In April 2014, he featured on the cover of Hero – a bi-annual men’s fashion and culture magazine, shot by Hedi Slimane. In the issue, Skarsgård is interviewed by his father.
He was a series regular on 2018’s Castle Rock, as a young man with an unusual legal problem. He also portrayed Zeitgeist in Deadpool 2.
Bill Skarsgård Age
Skarsgård was born as Bill Istvan Günther Skarsgård on 9 August 1990 in Vällingby, Sweden. He is 29 years old as of 2019.
Bill Skarsgård Height
Skarsgård stands at a height of 6 feet 4 inches (193 cm) weighing 187 pounds (85 kg).
Bill Skarsgård Parents | Bill Skarsgård Dad
Skarsgård is the son of actor Stellan Skarsgård and doctor My Skarsgård. His father is best known for his roles as Jan Nyman in Breaking the Waves (1996), Captain Tupolev in The Hunt for Red October (1990), Prof. Gerald Lambeau in Good Will Hunting (1997), and Bootstrap Bill Turner in Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest (2006).
Bill Skarsgård Siblings
Bill has seven siblings: three of them are actors Alexander Skarsgård , Gustaf Skarsgård , Valter Skarsgård. His brother Sam was also an actor but later changed his mind while his sister Eija Skarsgård, the only daughter of Stellan, is a former model. He also has half-brothers from his father’s later marriage to Megan Everett Ossian and Kolbjörn.
Bill Skarsgård Girlfriend
Since 2016, Bill has been dating Alida Morberg, a Swedish actress who is best known for her roles in the movies Insane (2010) and Sensoria (2015). Alida is the daughter of Swedish actor and celebrity director Per Morberg. In July 2018, Bill confirmed speculation that he would soon be a dad.
Bill Skarsgård Movies and Tv Shows
Bill Skarsgård Movies
TBA: Nine Days
TBA: The Devil All the Time playing a role as Willard Russell
2019: It Chapter Two playing a role as It / Pennywise the Dancing Clown
2019: Villains playing a role as Mickey
2018: Deadpool 2 playing a role as Axel Cluney / Zeitgeist
2018: Assassination Nation playing a role as Mark
2017: Moomins and the Winter Wonderland playing a role as Moomintroll
2017: Battlecreek playing a role as Henry
2017: It playing a role as It / Pennywise the Dancing Clown / Bob Gray
2017: Atomic Blonde playing a role as Merkel
2016: A Stone Appears playing a role as Man
2016: The Divergent Series: Allegiant playing a role as Matthew
2013: Victoria playing a role as Otto
2012: Anna Karenina playing a role as Captain Machouten
2011: Simon & the Oaks playing a role as Simon
2010: Behind Blue Skies playing a role as Martin
2010: Simple Simon playing a role as Simon
2009: Kenny Begins playing a role as Pontus
Bill Skarsgård TV Shows
2018: Castle Rock playing a role as Henry Deaver / The Kid
2013–2015: Hemlock Grove playing a role as Roman Godfrey
2009: Livet i Fagervik playing a role as Mårten
2002: Laura Trenter – Dad, the Policeman playing a role as Tony
Bill Skarsgård Awards
In 2011, Bill was nominated for a Guldbagge Award for his leading role as Simon in Simple Simon. At the age of 21, Skarsgård won the European Film Academy’s Shooting Stars Award in 2012.
Bill Skarsgård Hemlock Grove
Beginning in 2013, he played the role of Roman Godfrey in the Netflix original Hemlock Grove.
Bill Skarsgård Allegiant
In 2016, Skarsgård played Matthew in the science fiction thriller The Divergent Series: Allegiant, his first major American film.
Bill Skarsgård It | Bill Skarsgård Pennywise
In 2017, Skarsgård played horror villain Pennywise the Dancing Clown in the film It, and is scheduled to reprise his role in the 2019 sequel. His role was met with praise from fans and critics alike.
Bill Skarsgård Anna Karenina
Anna Karenina (Keira Knightley), the wife of a Russian imperial minister (Jude Law), creates a high-society scandal by an affair with Count Vronsky (Aaron Taylor-Johnson), a dashing cavalry officer in 19th-century St. Petersburg. Anna’s husband, Alexei, offers her a difficult choice: Go into exile with Vronsky but never see her young son again, or remain with her family and abide by the rules of discretion. Meanwhile, a farmer named Levin pines for Princess Kitty, who only has eyes for Vronsky.
Initial release: 7 September 2012 (Republic of Ireland)
Director: Joe Wright
Adapted from: Anna Karenina
Nominations: Academy Award for Best Original Music Score, MORE
Awards: Academy Award for Best Costume Design
Bill Skarsgård Victoria
Victoria is a 2013 Norwegian drama film directed by Torun Lian, starring Jakob Oftebro, Iben Akerlie and Bill Skarsgård. It tells the story of the love between the daughter of a landowner and the son of a local miller.
Initial release: 1 March 2013 (Norway)
Director: Torun Lian
Story by: Knut Hamsun
Music composed by: Arve Henriksen, Jan Bang, Gaute Storaas, Erik Honoré
Producers: John M. Jacobsen, Pancho Kohner, Sveinung Golimo
Battle Creek Bill Skarsgård
Henry is a talented painter who cannot be exposed to sunlight because of a rare skin disorder. His life changes forever when he falls for a young woman who’s past comes back to haunt her.
Initial release: 3 November 2017 (USA)
Director: Alison Eastwood
Screenplay: Anthea Anka
Cinematography: Kristian Dane Lawing
Producers: Alison Eastwood, Constance L. Hoy