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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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 2015/I Hidden (completed)
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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Other Works:

Has been working in the stage production of "Who's afraid of Virginia Wolf?" in a theatre in Stockholm this last fall (2002). See more »

Publicity Listings:

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

Height:

6' 4½" (1.94 m)
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Personal Quote:

I wasn't like a Hollywood child actor - "I'm five! I can sing, I can dance, I can act! I wanna be a star!" - the movie I did [at 13] was because the director was a friend of my dad's. I told my parents, I don't want to do this any more. My dad said, "You have to love it, if you don't feel that way, do the other thing, whatever it is." I'm very grateful that he did that. I would have listened to ... See more »

Trivia:

Not comfortable with being a celebrity at such an early age, Alexander decided to quit acting. During almost eight years, he turned down every offer he got. Instead he studied Political Science, did his military service in the Marines and intended to study at an school of architecture in Stockholm. But in 1997 his longing for acting grew too strong and he enrolled at Marymount Theatre School in ... See more »

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Cleft chin and razor-sharp cheekbones See more »

Nickname:

Alex

Star Sign:

Virgo

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