The Norwegian has been involved in a string of projects since the series « Skam », and has a bright future ahead of him.
Netflix drew this August 24, 2023, the third and final season of its successful franchise « Ragnarok ». In this series produced by the platform with the red N, we find in the main role a certain David Stakston. A young actor bursting with talent, but snubbed by the media. That’s why we’ve decided to dedicate this article to him and tell you all about him.
Who is David Stakston?
David Alexander Sjøholt, often called David Stakston, is a Norwegian actor, born on 22 November 1999 in Raleigh in North Carolina in the USA. He grew up between Florida and Oslo, Norway.
David Stakston spent part of his youth in Oslo, Norway, which gave him the opportunity to get involved in the Norwegian film industry and audition for several roles. In 2015, at the age of 16, he made his debut in the popular Norwegian series called » Skam « . This series helped build his reputation in Norway and launch his acting career.
So his success in » Skam « , a teen drama, also played a part in his selection for another project, the series » Ragnarok « . In this series, David Stakston embodies the character of Magne Seier, a modern reinterpretation of Thor, in a small Norwegian town facing climate change and industrial pollution. » Ragnarok « is the third Norwegian series produced by Netflix, earning David Stakston international recognition for his acting work.
At just 20 years old, Stakston ‘s filmography isn’t extensive, with just one short film and two series to his name, but it promises him a bright future in the film industry.
Officially, David Stakston is neither married nor a heartthrob. According to several media reports, the actor is in a relationship with Norwegian actress Vilde Hellerud. The latter was also part of the » Skam « project. David and Vilde have been living together for 3 years and can often be seen in snapshots shared on their respective social networks.