Alexander SkarsgardLast updated: January 9, 2020
- 25 Aug 1976Age: 43
Zodiac sign Virgo
Sexual orientation Straight
- Height: 6,4 ft
- Weight: 200 lb
- Hair Color: Light Brown
- Eye Color: Blue
Table of Contents
- Alexander Skarsgard Awards
- Alexander Skarsgard Movies and TV Shows
- Alexander Skarsgard Relationship Status
- Alexander Skarsgard Pets
- Alexander Skarsgard Facts & Trivia
- Alexander Skarsgard Cars
- Alexander Skarsgard House
- Hobbies and Favorite things
- Alexander Skarsgard Quotes
- Alexander Skarsgard Tattoos
Who Is Alexander Skarsgard?
Alexander Johan Hjalmar Skarsgård is a Swedish actor. He is best known for his roles as vampire Eric Northman on the HBO series ’True Blood’, Meekus in ’Zoolander’ and Brad Colbert in the HBO miniseries ’Generation Kill’.
Alexander Skarsgard Family
Alexander is the oldest son of actor Stellan Skarsgard and his wife, My Skarsgård, a physician. He has four brothers named Valter Skarsgård, Bill Skarsgård, Gustaf Skarsgård and Sam Skarsgård and a sister named Eija Skarsgård.
- Birth Name: Alexander Johan Hjalmar Skarsgård
- Nationality: Swedish
- Nickname: Alex, Askars
- Religion: Atheism
- Ethnicity: White
- Father: Stellan Skarsgård (Actor)
- Mother: My Skarsgård (Physician; She specializes in working with addicts)
- Siblings: Sam (Younger Brother), Gustaf Skarsgård (Younger Brother) (Actor), Bill (Younger Brother) (Actor), Eija (Younger Sister), Valter (Younger Brother) (Actor), Ossian (Half-Brother), Kolbjörn (Half-Brother)
- Extremely tall frame yet lean with athletic physique
- Distinctive mellow voice
- Cleft chin and razor-sharp cheekbones
- Frequently plays very calm restrained individuals
- Skarsbrow”, i.e. he habitually lifts his left eyebrow quizzically
Alexander Skarsgard Movies and TV Shows
Alexander Skarsgard Relationship Status
- Alexa Chung (2015 - 2017) From May, 2015 to July, 2017, British talk show host, Alexa Chung dated Alex.
- Margot Robbie (2014) Alex is rumored to have hooked up with Margot Robbie in 2014.
- Alicia Vikander (2014) Alexander is rumored to have hooked up with Alicia Vikander in 2014.
- Katie Holmes (2014) American Actress, Katie Holmes and Alex had an encounter in 2014.
- Charlize Theron (2012) Alexander Skarsgård is rumored to have hooked up with Charlize in 2012.
- Elizabeth Olsen (2012) American Actress, Elizabeth had a fling with Alex in 2012.
- Anne Vyalitsyna (2012) Alexander is rumored to have hooked up with Russian Model, Anne in 2012.
- Ellen Page (2012-2013) From June 2012 to April 2013, the Canadian actress, Ellen dated Swedish actor, Alex.
- Kate Bosworth (2009 - 2011) Kate Bosworth and Alexander Skarsgard dated from Oct, 2009 to Jul, 2011.
- Izabella Miko (2009) Polish actress, Izabella and Alex had an encounter in Jan 2009.
- Evan Rachel Wood (2009) Evan Rachel Wood was rumored to be dating with Alex in 2009.
- Amanda Seyfried (2008) Amanda had dated briefly with this tall actor in 2008.
- Camille Rowe (2001) Alexander is rumored to have hooked up with Russian model, Anne Vyalitsyna in 2012.
Alexander Skarsgard Pets
Alexander Skarsgard Quotes
- "A true artist, in my mind, is willing to fail sometimes, because if you're not brave enough to say yes and follow your gut, it's never going to be good." - Alexander Skarsgard
- "Life isn't one-dimensional. The world isn't simply divided into good versus evil. I think we're all capable of both." - Alexander Skarsgard
- "I don't fall often, but I fall hard. And when you fall hard, it takes a while to get up." - Alexander Skarsgard
- "You can never connect on a deeper level if you idolise someone - you don't see the real person." - Alexander Skarsgard
- "If you are with someone who is awesome and having a good time, you can sit at a bus station and still have fun." - Alexander Skarsgard
- "Why do I love being naked? Because I was born that way?" - Alexander Skarsgard
- "When I was four or five, I would organise my cars and my action figures. I needed some kind of structure, I think." - Alexander Skarsgard
- "I’ve been a member of Greenpeace since I was a teenager." - Alexander Skarsgard
- "I’m pretty intense when it comes to relationships, platonic ones as well. If I feel a connection with someone, I’m willing to go there." - Alexander Skarsgard
Alexander Skarsgard House
1,100 square feet, 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom.
Location: New York City
Alexander Skarsgard Cars
- Audi A8
- Porsche Carrera S
- Audi R8
Hobbies and Favorite things
- Lying in front of a fire and drinking red wine
- Skarsgard loves music
Alexander Skarsgard Facts & Trivia
The character of Angel in the film X-Men: The Last Stand was almost going to be played by Alexander, however Ben Foster ended up getting the role.
Before he became famous, Alexander worked at a coffee shop.
Skarsgard played the lover of Lady GaGa in her 2009 video, Paparazzi.
If he wasn’t in the acting business, Alex would have wanted to become an architect. Also, he could not imagine himself having accounting as a profession.
Alexander has a tattoo of a green bird on his left leg, that was drawn by his 7-year-old brother, Valter.
Alexander Skarsgard Awards
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television in Big Little Lies (2017)
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or Movie in Big Little Lies (2017)