Source of Wealth:Film
Birth Place:Stockholm, Sweden
Full Name:Alexander Johan Hjalmar Skarsgård
Date of Birth:August 25, 1976
Education:Leeds Metropolitan University, Marymount Manhattan College, Marymount Theatre School
About Alexander Johan Hjalmar Skarsgård
A Swedish actor Alexander Skarsgård has a net worth of $12 Million. He was born on August 25th 1976 in Stockholm, Sweden. He is famous for his role in the television series “True Blood”. He is also widely known for playing vampire.
Skarsgård has earned most of his fame and wealth from his performance on television shows and films. He started his film career by doing the role of Meekus in the film Zoolander. Alex also worked in the movie “Hundtricket” (The Dog Trick) for which he was nominated for Best Supporting Actor. Director Susanna White and executive producer David Simon at first did not agree to cast Skarsgård for the role of Sergeant Brad “Iceman” Colbert in the HBO mini series “Generation Kill” because he could not speak in the American accent. Skarsgård had to work with a dialect coach, before they finally agreed. Later he was cast as Northman Eric, a thousand year old vampire sheriff in “True Blood” a HBO series.
Skarsgård also appeared in the music video “Paparazzi” for pop singer Lady Gaga. In 2011, he acted in ‘Melancholia’ and ‘Strawdogs’. Alex has won many awards like the Satellite award, Scream award and the Odense Film Festival award.
Son of the Swedish actor Stellan Skarsgard and his first wife, Skarsgard was the eldest of his five younger siblings. His first role in a film was at the age of 7 when his father’s friend gave him the opportunity. He at the age of 19 joined the Swedish military and served for 18 months. He was in the unit which dealt with anti-terrorism and anti-sabotage. Alexander is also a great fan of Swedish football.
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