Alex Høgh Andersen

Alex Høgh Andersen
Alex Høgh Andersen

Who is Alex Høgh Andersen?

Alex was born on 20 May 1994, in Slagelse, Denmark. He is a Danish actor. He is known for his realistic acting skills both on screen and on stage. His full name is Alex Høgh Andersen.

He boosted his career in the TV entertainment industry by joining the cast of Vikings. While playing the role of a confused character as Ivar the Boneless who not only was physically disabled but also a tactical genius but an eccentric minded, he gained recognition from all over the world. He played the role from the fourth season to the last. Vikings are the one that has taken him forward to behold a dedicated fan base.

It had been known that for playing the role of Ivar, he had immersed himself into learning the cultures of the Vikings.

Alex Høgh Andersen: Height, Weight

He stands at the height of 5 feet 11 inches and weighs around 77 Kg.

Alex Høgh Andersen: Age, Parents, Siblings, Ethnicity, Education

As of 2023, he is 29 years old as he was born on 20 May 1994.

Talking about his family, his father’s name is Thomas Andersen whereas her mother’s name is Charlotte Høgh. In addition, he also has a sister named Aila Høgh Andersen.

Alex is of Danish heritage. He holds Danish nationality.


Talking about his education profile, he studied at Københavns Universitet which translates to University of Copenhagen. There he studied Film and Media Studies but dropped out to focus on his career.

Alex Høgh Andersen: Professional Life, Career

The Danish actor started his career in 2007 by playing the role of Prins Sebastian in the theatre play of Østen for solen og vesten for månen. His first TV role was that of Victor which he played in Outsider. Victor was the main character in the miniseries. Similarly, he then played another main role in the Danish TV show, Tvillingerne & Julemanden, he played the role of William Iversen in it.

Alex Høgh Andersen as Ivar the Boneless in the last episode of Vikings
Alex Høgh Andersen as Ivar the Boneless in the last episode of Vikings

Besides, he joined the cast of the a historical drama TV series Viking in its fourth season playing the role of Ivar the Boneless. Being a cast of a critically acclaimed show like Vikings, and doing a wonderful work as such has surely brought fortune to him and also to the entertainment industry.

Likewise, he also played the role of Hiro Hamada in the Danish version of American computer-animated superhero film, Big Hero 6. Recently, he played the role of Bjorn Jepsen in crime Thriller TV series, Those Who Kill which was telecasted as Darkness: Those Who Kill or Den Som Dræber in 2023 and Frederick in The Bonmbardment, a Netflix film in 2021.

Alex Høgh Andersen: Net Worth, Salary

What is Andersen’s earnings? What is his net worth as of 2023?

Talking of today, Alex has a good estimated net worth of $2 million in 2023.

Alex Høgh Andersen: Rumors, Controversy

There are no known controversies about Alex.

What is the Relationship Status of Alex Høgh Andersen?

Talking about his relationship status, there is no factual information however some media has reported the rumors of his relationship with Vikings actress Katheryn Winnick in 2019.

Alex Høgh Andersen: Social media

You can acquire further information about his personal life by following him on his social media platforms. He has maintained Instagram with over 2.1 Million followers and Twitter with almost 77 Thousand followers.

Facts About Alex Høgh Andersen

  1. Alex’s mom encouraged him to start his career as a actor.
  2. He doesn’t like people who is violent or disrespectful.
  3. He is fluent in English and Danish.
  4. Her (2013) is one of his favorite movies.