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Alexander Skarsgård


Sweden may not have a large population but it has gifted the world with bounty of astonishing directors and actors. Greta Garbo, Ingmar Bergman, Max von Sydow and Ingrid Bergman are just the tip of the iceberg of Nordic actors and filmmakers who have enchanted and engaged cinemaphiles across the globe: Alexander Johan Hjalmar Skarsgård is poised ... See full bio »
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Known For

True Blood
True Blood Eric Northman
(2008-2014)
Generation Kill
Generation Kill Sgt. Brad 'Iceman' Colbert
(2008)
Battleship
Battleship Commander Stone Hopper
(2012)
Melancholia
Melancholia Michael
(2011)

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 2017 The Aftermath (pre-production)
Lewis Morgan
 2016 Zoolander 2
Adam
 2015/I Hidden
Ray
 2014 The Giver
Father
 2013 The East
Benji
 2010 Trust Me
Alex
 2010 Moomins and the Comet Chase
Moomintroll (English version, voice)
 2010/I 13
Jack
 2009 Metropia
Stefan (voice)
 2007 Järnets änglar
Stefan
 2006/I Exit
Fabian von Klerking
 2006 The Last Drop
Lt Jürgen Voller
 2005 Om Sara
Kalle Öberg
 2005 Double Shift
Nisse
 2002 The Dog Trick
Micke
 2001 Zoolander
Meekus
 2001 Kites Over Helsinki
Robin Åström
 2000 Wings of Glass
Johan
 2000 White Water Fury
Anders
 2000 The Diver
Ingmar
 1999/I Happy End
Bamse Viktorsson
 1989 The Dog That Smiled
Jojjo
 1984 Åke och hans värld
Kalle Nubb
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Appeared in Lady Gaga's "Paparazzi" music video. See more »

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2 Interviews | 6 Articles | 40 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

6' 4½" (1.94 m)
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(2010, on his career) I'm always looking for something that's real and that's got meat on it. I think it's artistic suicide if you're too vain, or if you're afraid to play ugly. I would never fall for that. See more »

Trivia:

Son of actor Stellan Skarsgård and My Skarsgård. See more »

Trademark:

"Skarsbrow", i.e. he habitually lifts his left eyebrow quizzically See more »

Nickname:

Alex

Star Sign:

Virgo

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