Alexander Johan Hjalmar Skarsgård conceived 25 August 1976 is a Swedish entertainer. Brought into the world in Stockholm, he started acting at age seven however stopped at 13. In the wake of serving in the Swedish military, Skarsgård got back to acting and acquired his first job in quite a while film parody Zoolander. In 2008, he played Marine Brad Colbert in the miniseries Generation Kill. Skarsgård’s advancement came when he depicted vampire Eric Northman in the TV series True Blood (2008-2014).
Subsequent to showing up in movies like Melancholia (2011), Battleship (2012) and The Legend of Tarzan (2016), Skarsgård featured in the show series Big Little Lies (2017-2019) as a harmful spouse, which procured him a Primetime Emmy Award, a Golden Globe Award, a Critics’ Choice Television Award, and a Screen Actors Guild Award. From 2019 to 2022, he showed up in the movies Long Shot (2019), Godzilla versus Kong (2021), Passing (2021), and The Northman (2022) as well as played Randall Flagg in the miniseries The Stand (2020-2021).