|Full Name||Alexander Johan Hjalmar Skarsgard|
|Date of birth||25th August 1976|
|Place of birth||Stockholm, Sweden|
|Parents||Stellan Skarsgard (father), My Skarsgard (mother)|
|Family||Gustaf Skarsgard (brother), Bill Skarsgard (brother), Valter Skarsgard (brother) Alexa Chung (wife)|
Alexander Skarsgard EARLY LIFE:
Alexander Skarsgard was born on 25th August 1976 in Sweden. He is the eldest among his 5 siblings. He got his first role at just 7 years old age in “Ake and His World”. He got a lead role for the first time in 1989 in a Swedish television production “The Dog That Smiled”. But being unrecognized, he left the acting career for the next seven years from then. Then he went to serve for the Swedish military at the age of 19 years. Then, after completing that, he went for higher study. In 1997 he went to New York for working in a theatre course. After that, he returned to Stockholm and started working on theatre.
CAREER OF SKARSGARD:
After returning to Sweden, Skarsgard again started acting in Televisions, Films, etc. He acted on the character of Meekus in the film “Zoolander”. In 2003 he acted in the movie “The Dog Trick” and got nominated for Guldbagge Award for that. Though he moved to Los Angles in 2004, he continued working in Sweden. While being as a cast as Sergeant Brad “Iceman” Colbert in the HBO miniseries Generation Kill, he took a break. The actor got cast as Eric Northman, a Viking vampire seriff (1000 years old) in 2007. He also appeared for music videos of a pop singer Lady Gaga’s “Paparazzi” in 2009. Also, he put his voice of Stefan in an animated film “Metropia” in 2009.
Alexander Skarsgard FILMS:
Skarsgard has worked on multiple movies over the years. He has won millions of hearts in the cinematic world. From 1984 to 2021, he has worked in more than 40 films. Some of the famous movies of Skarsgard are, “The Legend Of Tarzan (2016)”, “What Maisie Knew (2012)”, “War On Everyone(2016)”, “The Hummingbird Project (2018)”, “The Kill Team (2019)”, “The Diary Of A Teenage Girl (2015), “Godzilla vs. Kong (2021), etc. He did award-winning acting in these movies.
On the other hand, he had worked in many television shows a total of 15. Some of the shows are, “True Blood”, “Big Little Lies”, “The Stand”, etc. Also, he worked on several music videos.
AWARDS AND NOMINATIONS:
For the great and heart-winning performances in several movies, Alexander Skarsgard got nominated for multiple awards more than 14 times. He won a total of 11 awards among them. Some of his great awards are the Primetime Emmy Awards, Odense International Film Festival, scream Awards, Golden Globe Awards, and Critics’ Choice Television Awards.
Being a fan of Swedish Football, Skarsgard supports Stockholm based “Hammarby Fotboll” club. He has done several things to raise money funds for the club. He received an honorary degree from Leeds Metropolitan University. He was an ambassador for a fundraising event “Walking With The Wounded” for wounded soldiers. The actor watches himself as a feminist. He does multiple social works