Name: Alexander Skarsgard
Birth Name: 
Alexander Johan Hjalmar Skarsgård
Birth Date: 
August 25, 1976
Birth Place: 
Stockholm, Sweden
Actor, Director
Relationship Status: 
Celebrity Ranking # 522

Alexander Skarsgard: Hunky Male Lead in Cut Copy’s “Free Your Mind” Music Video

Posted Friday October 11, 2013 3:21 PM GMT

Lending his talents to the world of music, Alexander Skarsgard stars in the latest music video from Cut Copy.

In the clip for “Free Your Mind,” the “True Blood” hunk rocks long blonde locks and portrays the religiously-inspired leader of a cult.



Alexander Skarsgard: Sexy at the Chateau Marmont

Posted Wednesday September 25, 2013 2:43 PM GMT

Looking to kill some time on a Tuesday afternoon, Alexander Skarsgard showed up at the Chateau Marmont in West Hollywood yesterday (September 24).

The “Melancholia” star arrived at the popular celebrity haunt to meet up with some friends, sporting a blue denim shirt with dark wash jeans and sunglasses.


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Alexander Skarsgard Checks Out Chateau Marmont

Posted Friday September 20, 2013 9:00 AM GMT

Kicking off his weekend a bit early, Alexander Skarsgard showed up a Chateau Marmont in West Hollywood last night (September 19).

The “True Blood” stud brought one of his buddies along for the outing and seemed a bit cranky about the shutterbugs waiting nearby as he hopped into his car.


Alexander Skarsgard Walks and Talks in the Big Apple

Posted Saturday September 14, 2013 4:59 PM GMT

Towering over most New Yorkers, Alexander Skarsgard took a stroll and chatted on the phone in the city on Friday (September 14).

The 6'4" "True Blood" star wore a gray T-shirt and black jeans as he walked along, deep in conversation on the busy streets.


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"True Blood" to End in 2014

Posted Tuesday September 3, 2013 3:09 PM GMT

Coming as a disappointment to vampire lovers everywhere, HBO announced on Tuesday (September 3) that "True Blood" will air its final season in 2014.

Newtwork executive Michael Lombardo said,“True Blood has been nothing short of a defining show for HBO. Alan Ball took the books by Charlaine Harris, assembled a brilliant cast led by the magnificent Anna Paquin in the role of Sookie Stackhouse, and crafted a show that has taken its many devoted fans on an unforgettable journey.”



Alexander Skarsgard Leads a Soccer Cheer: Watch Here!

Posted Tuesday August 27, 2013 10:31 PM GMT

It may be quite a different audience than his "True Blood" fans, but Alexander Skarsgard can still command attention even from rowdy soccer fans.

At a recent Swedish soccer game, the 37-year-old star led the stadium in a chant for the Hammarby Sports Club.



Alexander Skarsgard & Alicia Vikander’s Swedish Lunch Date

Posted Friday August 23, 2013 9:45 AM GMT

Enjoying his time off, Alexander Skarsgard met up with a lady friend in Stockholm, Sweden on Thursday (August 22).

The “True Blood” babe chatted with Alicia Vikander after their lunch date at Nytorget 6, before driving off to another destination together.


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Alexander Skarsgard Definitely Returning to "True Blood" Next Season

Posted Wednesday August 21, 2013 8:40 AM GMT

True Blood fans around the world all sat in shock on Sunday (August 18) as they watched their favorite character become engulfed in flames. But fear not, Eric Northman will returning for the seventh season of the hit HBO series.

Two days after its sixth season finale aired, the "True Blood" boss Brian Buckner revealed a surprise during an interview with TVLine about Alexander Skarsgard's involvement with the series.


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