Alexander Johan Hjalmar Skarsgård (born August 25, 1976) is a Swedish actor and director. He is the son of Swedish actor Stellan Skarsgård and the brother of actor Gustaf Skarsgård. Pictures of Alexander Skarsgard available at GossipCenter.com
He attended the Los Angeles premiere of his hit HBO show on Tuesday night (June 21), and Alexander Skarsgard revealed some juicy details about the upcoming season of “True Blood.”
Of his vampire sheriff character on the show, the Swedish actor dished, “It’s a completely different side of Eric. He doesn’t know who he is so all that baggage is gone — 1,000 years of resentment and bitterness, the whole loathing humanity kind of stuff is gone.”
He’s featured on the cover of the June issue of GQ magazine and Alexander Skarsgard is spilling the beans on his “True Blood” gig.
Regarding his love scenes with Anna Paquin (who is married to costar Stephen Moyer), Alex shared, “It’s really clear to Steve and to everybody else what the deal is- which is that Anna is like a sister to me... Those love scenes take quite a bit of acting actually. A lot of acting.”