It seems that Lisbon is in vogue with A-listers today, with the news that Alicia Vikander and Michael Fassbender have settled within the Portuguese capital. They’ll have the ability to hobnob with singer Madonna, who moved there in 2017 after her then 11-year-old son, David Banda, joined the Benfica soccer crew youth academy.
Speaking to Vogue journal, the place she is featured on the quilt, Oscar-winning actress Alicia revealed that she and Fassbender, whom she married in October 2017, at the moment are dwelling in Lisbon. She is from Gothenburg, Sweden, whereas he’s from Kerry, Ireland, however their respective movie careers take them throughout the world for months at a time.
It was reported final yr that Michael had spent £1.7/$2.35 million on what was presumed again then to be a holiday home in one of many Portuguese capital’s finest addresses. The luxurious condominium is ready within the upmarket hilltop district of Alfama and it overlooks the Tagus river. It has a personal backyard terrace and swimming pool and is a part of a posh of greater than 20 new properties. Alicia has described Lisbon as very “Williamsburg-ish,” referencing the Brooklyn neighbourhood of that identify.
Michael (40) lived in London for a few years, and he can be reprising his position as Erik Lehnsherr/Magneto within the release this yr of X-Men: Dark Phoenix, which was filmed in Montreal. Alicia (29) was additionally previously based mostly within the English capital, and she is going to star as Lara Croft within the forthcoming Tomb Raider film, which was filmed in South Africa and England.
The Hollywood stars first met in 2014 on the set of the movie, The Light Between Oceans, through which they performed a married couple. It is believed that they’d an environmentally-friendly Spanish wedding ceremony at Finca Can Marti, an eco-hotel based mostly in a trendy white-washed home in Ibiza that’s over 400 years outdated.