Kristofer Hivju is married to his wife, Gry Molvær, with whom he shares two adorable teenage daughters.
The Norwegian Actor is most famously known as Tormund Giantsbane in the HBO fantasy Drama series Game of Thrones and Connor Rhodes in Fast and Furious’s The Fate of the Furious.
He has also starred in Manhunt, After Earth, The Thing, In Order of Disappearance, Operation Arctic, and Force Majeure, to name a few.
Besides being an Actor, Hivju is a writer, musician, and disc golfer.
Meet Kristofer Hivju Wife Gry Molvær Hivju And Kids
Kristofer Hivju is married to Gry Molvær Hivju (m. 2015). The two wed at Giske Church in Giske, Norway.
The couple has two daughters, 17-year-old Noor and 16-year-old Sylja.
Gry is a Norwegian Journalist, producer, director, screenwriter, and commentator.
She attended Volda University College for media education, political science, and international politics and Einar Granum Art School for fine arts.
Gry was a member of NRK from 1994 to 2014, where she was a program manager in Schrödingers Katt and NRK News.
She also held several art photo exhibitions and did scenography of notable performances, like From Hat to Hope in Nidaros Cathedral.
Moreover, her documentary, Bit Ballerina Bulldog, which also stars her husband, got a nod for Best Documentary of the Year during the 2015 Bergen International Film Festival (BIFF).
Born in Sula Municipality, Norway, on October 16, 1970, Gry is 53 and around nine years older than her husband, who is 44.
Kristofer Hivju Comes From A Family Of Actors
Kristofer Hivju was born in Oslo, Norway, to his parents Erik Hivju and Lieselotte Holmene. Both his parents are also actors.
His Father, Erik, has appeared in over a dozen television series like The Last Place on Earth, Magnus, Jul I Blåfjell, Witch Hunt, and Heartless.
Erik has starred in several films, including Flax, Kings Bay, The King’s Choice, The Spy, Hamsun, A Bug’s Life, and Blessed Are Those Who Thirst.
On the other hand, his mother, Lieselotte, is known for Norwegian series and films like Fire høytider, Vidkun Quisling et liv – en rettssak, and Den som henger i en tråd, among others.
Similarly, his paternal grandparents are Einar Brun Hansen/Hivju and Inger Worren, whereas his maternal grandparents are Karl Fredrik Mathisen and Ingrid Holmene.
Likewise, Kristofer is the cousin of French Actress, director, and screenwriter Isabelle Nanty, best known for The Tuche Family, Serial Teachers, and Bigbug.
Actor Kristofer Hivju is of Norwegian ethnicity and nationality. He graduated from the Aarhus (Danish) subdivision of the Russian Academy of Theatre Arts in 2004.
Kristofer Hivju Net Worth In 2023
Kristofer Hivju has a net worth of $3 million, states Celebrity Net Worth. Over two decades of acting in Norwegian and English projects have helped him become a millionaire.
His most prominent role has been that of Tormund Giantsbane in the hit television series Game of Thrones. Tormund is one of the leaders and raiders among the Free Folk.
Hivju has 35 Actor credits on his IMDb, including Manhunt, After Earth, The Thing, In Order of Disappearance, Operation Arctic, Force Majeure, and The Fate of the Furious.
Besides, he has worked as the writer of Flax, Bit Ballerina Bulldog, Twin, and URÆD – FEARLESS and the Executive Producer of Beck.
His upcoming projects include Mango: Life Coincidences, Red One, Cocaine Bear, and Distance.
Hivju won the 2015 Guldbagge Award for Best Supporting Actor in Tourist and received a nomination for the Screen Actors Guild Award for Game of Thrones in 2014, among others.