Nikolaj Coster-Waldau Height, Weight, Age, Wife, Hobbies, Biography & More


Real Name Nikolaj Coster-Waldau
NicknameNot Known
ProfessionActor, producer, screenwriter
Famous RoleFilms - New Amsterdam and Virtuality
TV -Jaime Lannister (Game of Thrones)
Physical Stats & More
Heightin centimeters- 187cm
in meters- 1.87 m
in Feet Inches- 6’ 1”
Weight (approx.) in Kilograms- 87 kg
in Pounds- 191 lbs
Body Measurements - Chest: 42 Inches
- Waist: 33 Inches
- Biceps: 16 Inches
Eye Colour Dark Brown
Hair Colour Dark Brown
Personal Life
Date of Birth 27 July 1970
Age (as in 2017)47 Years
Birth Place Rudkøbing, Denmark
Zodiac sign/Sun sign Cancer
HometownTybjerg, Zealand.
SchoolNot Known
CollegeDanish National School of Theatre and Contemporary
Dance. Copenhagen (1993)
Educational QualificationsGraduated in 1993
DebutFilm Debut -
In USA - Black Hawk Down
In Denmark - Nightwatch (1994)

TV Debut - Christian in Slaget på tasken.
FamilyFather- Jørgen Oscar Fritzer Waldau (died 1998)
Mother- Hanne Søborg Coster (A librarian)
Sister- Dorte Coster-Waldau
Sister- Rikke Coster-Waldau

ChildrenDaughter- Filippa (16 yrs)
Daughter- Safina (13 yrs)
Religion Not known
Ethnicity White
Fan Mail AddressNikolaj Coster-Waldau
Lindberg Management ApS
LavendelstræDe 5-7
Baghuset, 4. Sal
Copenhagen K 1462
Hobbies Watching TV Series
Favorite TV seriesBreaking Bad
Favorite MovieSergio Leone's - Once upon a time in America (1984)
Controversies He was rumored to be dating Cameron Diaz as they were seen kissing and taking selfies in a park. It was with cameras rolling.
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital Status Married
Affairs/Girlfriends No affairs are known
Wife/SpouseSascha Nukâka Motzfeldt (Actress and singer) - m. 1998
Current Relationship Status Married to Sascha Nukâka Motzfeldt
Car Skoda
Money Factor
Net Worth 6 million USD


Some Lesser Known Facts About Nicolaj Coster-Waldau

  • Does Nicolaj Coster-Waldau smoke : No
  • Does Nicolaj Coster-Waldau drink : Not known
  • He was raised in a small village of around 40 people.
  • Coster was the youngest student to get admission in Danish National School of Theater and Contemporary Dance.
  • His stage debut was Laertes in Hamlet, at the Betty Nansen Theater.
  • Coster-Waldau works on both the sides of the Atlantic. Success gives you freedom and greater opportunities. Using his success he has been in a position to choose roles everywhere, especially in his native country Scandinavia.
  • He was so happy and excited on getting the Screen Actor Guild membership that he went straight on to the SAG website and bought four mugs that he still has.
  • Coster has two dogs.
  • His father-in-law is a politician. He is a member of parliament and used to be the leader of the Community of the People party.
  • He finds it very annoying when people jump to conclusions about him just based on rumors and speculation.
  • Coster likes to wear beautiful clothes but doesn’t have many.
  • When he was a kid, Nicolaj wanted to be an actor or a footballer.
  • Waldau thinks we all have capacity of evil in us.
  • In an interview, he said “I try not to regret too much. I find that feeling guilty takes up so much of my time already”.
  • He finds it liberating to watch someone breaking the rules.
  • He bruised his rib during a scene with Locke in GoT, because he got kicked on the body instead of the protective guard he was wearing.
  • He is completely down to earth with his family at his heart.
  • He has a whip bruise mark on his backside. He was supposed to be lashed by Kate Upton in a Game of Thrones episode.whip