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  1. Freeview film of the day: Casino RoyaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 23 | Radio Times

    ... plot involve some arch-villain intent on world domination but instead a terrorist gang's desperate financier (Mads Mikkelsen), who has to win a big poker game to save his life. It's up to Bond, of course, to thwart him. There's plenty of action and ...


  2. 2004's 'King Arthur' Tried to Be Grounded; It Crashed and Burned InsteadRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | Collider

    ... famous over the years. There were rising stars Clive Owen and Keira Knightley , but the cast also includes Mads Mikkelsen , Hugh Dancy , and Joel Edgerton as well as reliable character actors like Stellan Skarsgard , Ray Winstone , and Til Schweiger ...


  3. Mads Mikkelsen to Star in Survival Thriller ARCTICRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2017 |

    Armory Films, Union Entertainment Group and Pegasus Pictures announced today that Mads Mikkelsen is starring in the survival thriller ARCTIC, directed by Joe Penna. Co-written by Penna and Ryan Morrison, the film is being produced by Chris Lemole and Tim Zajaros of Armory Films and Noah C Haeussner of Union, and is being executive produced by Martha De Laurentiis, Einar Thorsteinsson and Cassian Elwes.


  4. Mads Mikkelsen reportedly walked out of 'Fantastic Four' auditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2017 | New York Daily News

    Mads Mikkelsen, the refined, well-spoken Danish actor known for films like "Casino Royale," "Doctor Strange" and "Rogue One," originally auditioned for the 2015 "Fantastic Four" reboot, but walked out of the tryout, ShortList reports . Mikkelsen, 51, told the site in a Q&A that he auditioned for the Josh Trank-directed film, presumably for the role of Doctor Doom, but left before it was complete.


  5. Mads Mikkelsen walked out of Fantastic Four auditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2017 | Anniston Star

    The 51-year-old Danish actor has a string of hit movies under his belt including 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story', Marvel Cinematic Universe movie 'Doctor Strange' and 2006 James Bond flick 'Casino Royale' in which he played villain Le Chiffre opposite Daniel Craig. But even though he has a stellar filmography, Mikkelsen has had his fair share of bad auditions including 20th Century Fox's 2015 reboot of the superhero franchise lifted from the pages of Marvel Comics.


  6. Film releases: May 7Read the original story

    May 5, 2010 | Financial Times

    ... meat-and-bone modern thrillers before searching his cold locker for this tale of a one-eyed Viking warrior (Mads Mikkelsen, formerly a Bond villain, late of Clash of the Titans ). Across land, water and psychedelic mindscapes, Mikkelsen leads a ...


  7. Valene goes Rogue in new Star Wars filmRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 |

    ... said that stepping on to the Star Wars set was one of the "scarier" times of her life. Thankfully, co-star Mads Mikkelsen (Dr Strange and Casino Royale) and director Gareth Edwards (Godzilla) helped Valene settle very quickly. "I arrived in Iceland ...


  8. Mads Mikkelsen: From Serial Killer to 'Star Wars' Secret WeaponRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 | RollingStone

    ... – Riz Ahmed one moment, Felicity Jones the next.  In a lounge a few floors up, their co-star Mads Mikkelsen settles into a big leather armchair, gazing out at the Golden Gate Bridge and noshing on trail mix. Like his fellow actors, ...


  9. 'Star Wars' gets a fresh breath of lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | Times Georgian

    ... target for the Rebel Alliance when its leaders discover her lineage. She's the daughter of Galen Erso (Mads Mikkelsen), a scientist who the Empire captured and forced to design the Death Star. When Empire pilot Bodhi Rook (Riz Ahmed) defects and ...


  10. Mads Mikkelsen brings his signature grit and intensity to the Star Wars universe with Rogue OneRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 |

    Mads Mikkelsen attends the premiere of Walt Disney Pictures and Lucasfilm's "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story" at the Pantages Theatre on December 10, 2016 in Hollywood, California. Mads Mikkelsen's aim is true as an actor whether he's on TV or co-starring in a film.


  11. Video: Mads Mikkelsen and Ben Mendelsohn on Rogue OneRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 |

    Mads Mikkelsen is one of the best cinematic villains on screen today. The Danish actor has played bad guys in Casino Royale , Hannibal and Marvel 's Doctor Strange .


  12. Hollywood heavyweights in new PS4 game Death StrandingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | South China Morning Post

    Legendary creator Hideo Kojima and film director Guillermo del Toro collaborate on Sony game starring Norman Reedus of The Walking Dead and James Bond bad guy Mads Mikkelsen What is Death Stranding , beyond a bizarre name for a gorgeous and creepy-looking new video game? Your guess is as good as ours. Here's what we do know.


  13. Mads Mikkelsen is dying to see himself battle Darth Vader :0Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2016 | New York Post

    With cheekbones that could slice a finger and a steely glare to haunt your dreams, Mads Mikkelsen has been slowly cornering the market in Hollywood tough guys. The 51-year-old Dane is 6 feet of manifest presence, and whether portraying a harried Norse warrior in "Valhalla Rising," a self-sacrificing king's guard in "Clash of the Titans," a flesh-eating serial killer in "Hannibal," a medieval knight in "King Arthur," an egomaniacal genius in "Casino Royale" or a twisted sorcerer in "Doctor Strange," Mikkelsen has been relentlessly on point.


  14. Rogue One: Mads Mikkelsen a man in demand by HollywoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2016 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    ... so ago, around the time he landed the role of the villain Le Chiffre in the James Bond film Casino Royale , Mads Mikkelsen made his first trip to Los Angeles to try to find an American agent. Having already established a successful acting career in ...


  15. An open letter to Mads Mikkelsen's eyesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2016 | Polygon

    ... And your EYES. "This is the crowning jewel in your filmography," I thought. This is it. It's Fashion Week on Mads Mikkelsen's face. Last night, I reclined on a pile of dirty-ass clothes on my bed while I streamed The Game Awards 2016 . Hideo Kojima ...


  16. The strangest-looking video game in years just got a new trailer -...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2016 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... in the video game business. It stars Norman Reedus, of "The Walking Dead" fame. He's the main character. Mads Mikkelsen, a Danish actor best known as the bad guy from "Casino Royale," appears to be the antagonist. The game is a collaboration between ...


  17. 'Dr. Strange' wow, just wowRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2016 | The Coastal Courier

    ... chemistry. Chiwetel Ejiofor stars as Swinton's second-in-command and oftentimes rival to Dr. Strange. Mads Mikkelsen from "Casino Royale" stars as a fellow mystic who betrayed the secret society and his powers coincide with the Dr. Strange's. If I ...


  18. a Rogue Onea takes Mads Mikkelsen from Marvela s Strange-ness to a Star WarsaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2016 | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

    Danish actor Mads Mikkelsen excels at playing awful people, like Dr. Lecter on TV's “Hannibal,” Bond torturer Le Chiffre in “Casino Royale” and “Doctor Strange's” main antagonist, Kaecilius, in the hit Marvel movie. He'll be on the big screen again Dec. 16 in Disney stablemate Lucasfilm's “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.” In the first stand-alone “Star Wars” anthology film, set sometime after “Episode III” and a little before “Episode IV,” a group of Rebels led by Felicity Jones' Jyn Erso desperately try to capture the plans for a new superweapon the Empire is building . 3 comments

  19. Kojima: 'I Have to Love It, or I'd Never Be Able to Carry On'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2016 | IGN

    ... expressed interest in Refn's 2009 movie Valhalla Rising . "I really wanted to meet [Valhalla Rising star] Mads Mikkelsen, so I contacted Refn to ask for his number," joked Kojima. "I was very fascinated by what [Kojima] did, because it was very ...


  20. 'Doctor Strange': Marvel's hero of mind-bending madnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2016 |

    ... "The Martian") to gain psychedelic abilities and stop the dangerous Kaecililus and his malicious disciples (Mads Mikkelsen, "Casino Royale" and "Hannibal") from demolishing the Sanctums on Earth and giving the Dark Dimension power to destroy the ...