Alex skarsgard dating 2016
PHOTOS: Alexander Skarsgard's hottest True Blood moments "It is serious and has really heated up," a source tells Us of the new couple.
It takes a certain kind of jeu d'esprit, and physical agility, at 6'4" to sit cross-legged in an armchair, but the Swedish actor is delightfully goofier than you might expect of Eric Northman, the 1000-year-old Viking vampire that catapulted Skarsgard to instant superstardom as the lead in the cult hit Meekus (you remember him: Ben Stiller's model roommate who dies in a freak gasoline fight accident), arguably his big rentrée into the performance world after quitting his child acting career, and a central role on the more upmarket HBO miniseries Since turning 1000, it's been one critical success after the next for the 39-year-old actor, who is now dating model Alexa Chung. HB: How often do people say, "Earth to Meekus" to you? I'd just started acting in Sweden, and his agent basically said, like, "Do you want to try, do you want to go to an audition?
They had lunch at his house and then all hit Gurney’s.” “They didn’t hit it off big-time.
There may not be a second date in the cards,” the insider continued.
Alexander Johan Hjalmar Skarsgård Alex, Askars Virgo Stockholm, Sweden Alex started acting at 7. But, anyhow he could not tolerate the recognition, he received, and so wanted to quit acting in 1989. Alex served in the Swedish military for 18 months in a unit which deals with anti-sabotage and anti-terrorism. Alexander moved to England to study English from Leeds Metropolitan University. Alexander Skarsgard’s debut music video appearance was in Lady Gaga‘s “Paparazzi” in 2009.
In 1997, he moved to New York, USA to study theaters from Marymount Manhattan College. After so much time in July 2011, Skarsgard received an honorary degree from Leeds Metropolitan University. Calvin Klein (June 2012) Atheist Playing vampire Eric Northman on the HBO series True Blood, Meekus in Zoolander and Brad Colbert in the HBO miniseries Generation Kill.