Alexander Skarsgård as Eric Northman

October 26, 2008 by  

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Born August 25, 1976, in Stockholm, Swedan, Alexander joins the cast of True Blood as Eric Northman, the owner of the vampire bar in Shreveport called Fangtasia. He is the son of Swedish actor Stellan Skarsgård, who’s long list of film credits include Mamma Mia, Demons and Angels, and Pirates of the Caribbean.

Skarsgård has acted in several Swedish TV series and movies. He has recently garnered glowing reviews for his role as Sgt. Brad ‘Iceman’ Colbert in HBO’s mini-series Generation Kill.