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Alexander Skarsgård

Began acting at 7 years old, but quit at 13 to concentrate on his education. Served in the Swedish military, but returned to acting as a career once he was out of his teens. Lent his support to the Tails for Whales campaign, a global initiative calling for stronger whale protection sponsored by the International Fund for Animal Welfare. The online petition features photos of people making whale tails with their upturned hands. With codirector Björne Larson, won Grand Prix and Press Awards at the 2003 Odense International Film Festival in Denmark for Att döda ett barn (To Kill a Child), a short film narrated by his father, Stellan Skarsgård. Appeared in Lady Gaga's music video for "Paparazzi." Is a fan of the Swedish soccer club Hammarby IF in Stockholm. Nominated for the Swedish Film Institute's Guldbagge ("Golden Beetle") Award for Best Supporting Actor for Hundtricket in 2002.

Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT YEAR
36% The Legend of Tarzan
  • John Clayton/Tarzan
2016
No Score Yet Hidden
  • Ray
2015
93% The Diary Of A Teenage Girl
  • Monroe Rutherford
2015
35% The Giver
  • Father
2014
74% The East
  • Benji
2013
87% What Maisie Knew
  • Lincoln
2013
68% Disconnect
  • Derek Hull
2013
34% Battleship
  • Commander Stone Hopper
2012
79% Melancholia
  • Michael
2011
8% 13
  • Jack
2011
40% Straw Dogs
  • Charlie
2011
No Score Yet Puss (Trust Me)
  • Actor
2010
No Score Yet Muumi ja punainen pyrstötähti (Moomins and the Comet Chase)
  • Actor
2010
50% Metropia
  • Stefan
2010
62% Beyond the Pole
  • Actor
2009
No Score Yet Exit
  • Actor
2008
No Score Yet The Last Drop
  • Lt Jürgen Voller
2006
No Score Yet Kill Your Darlings
  • Geert
2006
No Score Yet Never Be Mine
  • Actor
2006
No Score Yet Hundtricket the Movie
  • Micke
2002
64% Zoolander
  • Meekus
2001
No Score Yet Järngänget (White Water Fury)
  • Actor
2000
No Score Yet Dykaren (The Diver)
  • Actor
2000
No Score Yet Vingar av glas (Wings of Glass)
  • Actor
2000
No Score Yet The Dog That Smiled (Hunden som log)
  • Actor
1989
No Score Yet Åke och hans värld (Åke and His World)
  • Actor
1984

TV

RATING TITLE CREDIT
No Score Yet Late Night With Jimmy Fallon
2009-2014
  • Guest
No Score Yet MTV First
2011-2014
  • Guest
No Score Yet Late Night With Seth Meyers
2014
  • Guest
27% Chelsea
2016
  • Guest
No Score Yet The Talk
2010
  • Guest
91% The Late Show With Stephen Colbert
2015
  • Guest
No Score Yet Conan
2010
  • Guest
70% True Blood
2008-2014
  • Eric Northman

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