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Alexander Skarsgard

Acting runs in Alexander Skarsgard's blood (his father's Stellan Skarsgard). The Swedish actor broke onto the American scene with starring roles in "Generation Kill" and "True Blood."
  1. "Battleship"
  2. "Beyond the Pole"
  3. "Melancholia"
  4. "Straw Dogs"

Exclusive Interview with Alexander Skarsgard - "True Blood"
Alexander Skarsgard, a big supporter of indie films and the star of two shows on HBO, hit the blue carpet at the 2009 Film Independent's Spirit Awards. In Part One of our interview, Skarsgard discusses playing Eric in "True Blood."

Exclusive Interview - Part 2
Alexander Skarsgard, the son of Stellan Skarsgard, is not only one of Sweden's sexiest men, he's also a damn good actor. The star of HBO's "Generation Kill" and "True Blood," Skarsgard has developed a well-deserved fan following in America.

Alexander Skarsgard Photo Gallery
Gallery of photos of actor Alexander Skarsgard at different celebrity events.

Alexander Skarsgard Heads "East"
(Sep 2011) Brit Marling's thriller "The East" could be one of Alexander Skarsgard's next projects. Read on...

Alexander Skarsgard's Named Best Villain
Spike TV's SCREAM 2009 Awards, an annual event honoring the best in the sci-fi, fantasy, horror and comic genres, showered a lot of love on vampires as well as the reboot of the "Star Trek" franchise.

"Battleship" Premiere Photos
Alexander Skarsgard posed on the blue carpet at the film's LA premiere.

"Battleship" Photos
Pictures from "Battleship" with Taylor Kitsch, Alexander Skarsgard, Liam Neeson, and Rihanna.

"Straw Dogs" Photos
Gallery of photos from "Straw Dogs" with Kate Bosworth, Alexander Skarsgard, and James Marsden.

"True Blood" Season 3 Exclusive Premiere Photos
Gallery featuring Alexander Skarsgard, Anna Paquin, Stephen Moyer, Sam Trammell, Ryan Kwanten, Carrie Preston, Nelsan Ellis, Rutina Wesley, Chris Bauer, Jim Parrack, Deborah Ann Woll, Allan Hyde, Ashley Jones, Brit Morgan, Denis O'Hare, Joe Manganiello, Kevin Alejandro, Kristin Bauer, Lauren Bowles, Lindsay Pulsipher, Marianna Klaveno, Marshall Allman, Natasha Alam, Theo Alexander and Todd Lowe.

2010 SAG Awards Photos
Screen Actors Guild Awards 2010 photos of Sandra Bullock, Jeff Bridges, Christoph Waltz, Mo'Nique, Betty White, Drew Barrymore, Kevin Bacon, Anna Paquin, Stephen Moyer, Alexander Skarsgard, Penelope Cruz, Quentin Tarantino, Marion Cotillard, Nicole Kidman, Kate Hudson, Meryl Streep, Justin Timberlake, Helen Mirren, Anna Kendrick, Sigourney Weaver, Diane Kruger and Michael Fassbender.

"True Blood" at Comic Con - Exclusive Photos
Exclusive gallery of photos of "True Blood" stars Anna Paquin, Alexander Skarsgard, Stephen Moyer, Rutina Wesley, Deborah Ann Woll, Nelsan Ellis, Michelle Forbes, and Sam Trammell, and director/writer/producer Alan Ball and novelist Charlaine Harris at the 2009 San Diego Comic Con

Spike TV's SCREAM 2009 Photos
Gallery of photos from Spike TV's SCREAM 2009 show featuring photos of Johnny Depp, Anna Paquin, Stephen Moyer, Alexander Skarsgard, Sam Trammell, Rutina Wesley, Alan Ball, Elijah Wood, Tobey Maguire, Stan Lee, Taylor Lautner, JJ Abrams, Liv Tyler, Isabel Lucas, Megan Fox, and Kate Bosworth.

Alexander Skarsgard Attends Paley Fest 2009
(April 2009) Gallery of photos of Alexander Skarsgard at the 2009 Paley Fest "True Blood" event held on April 13, 2009.

"Beyond the Pole" Photos
Alexander Skarsgard along with Stephen Mangan, Rhys Thomas, and Helen Baxendale are featured in this gallery.

Alexander Skarsgard Biography
Info on Alexander Skarsgard including movie credits and personal facts.

Skarsgard Knows "What Maisie Knew"
(May 2011) Alexander Skarsgard, soon to be seen reprising his role as Eric Northman in the fourth season of "True Blood," has signed on to star in "What Maisie Knew" for directors Scott McGehee and David Siegel ("The Deep End," "Bee Season"). The Hollywood Reporter says Skarsgard will be joining Steven Coogan and Julianne Moore in the dramedy.

Alexander Skarsgard Biography
Info on Alexander Skarsgard including movie credits and personal facts.

Alexander Skarsgard Joins "Battleship"
(June 2010) Alexander Skarsgard just sank his teeth into a new role, signing on to star in the big budget action-adventure film "Battleship," based on the classic Hasbro toy.

Alexander Skarsgard Joins "Straw Dogs"
(July 2009) He didn't land the role of Thor, but Alexander Skarsgard ('Eric' in "True Blood") did land a part in the new "Straw Dogs" from writer/producer/director Rod Lurie.

12 Actors to Watch
The most difficult part of putting together this 'Actors to Watch' feature was whittling down the field to just one dozen. The decision process was made somewhat easier when the criteria was narrowed down to the actors who've generated the most buzz and/or have films coming up that are impossible to ignore.

Alexander Skarsgard Opens Up About "Thor"
(June 2009) In an interview with MTV News, Alexander Skarsgard revealed he'd actually gotten as far in the "Thor" casting process as trying on the outfit and filming an audition. The studly Swede confirmed to MTV that he met with Marvel Studios Chief Kevin Feige and Thor director Kenneth Branagh a number of times before ultimately losing out on the leading role to Chris Hemsworth.

"Metropia"
Info on the animated movie "Metropia" featuring the voices of Juliette Lewis, Vincent Gallo, and Alexander Skarsgard.

My Choice for Thor - Alexander Skarsgard
(Feb 2009) Kenneth Branagh's directing the upcoming "Thor" movie and if I had a vote, I'd pick Alexander Skarsgard to star as the hammer-wielding hero.

"Zoolander" Trailer
Trailer for the comedy movie "Zoolander" directed by and starring Ben Stiller.

"Kill Your Darlings"
The official "Kill Your Darlings" site features the trailer, photos, soundtrack news, and info on purchasing the DVD.

"True Blood"
HBO's official site for the sexy, R-rated vampire series based on the bestselling books by Charlaine Harris.

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