True Blood’s Alexander Skarsgård in New Movie “The East”

November 9, 2011 by  

Actor to Appear in Fox Searchlight Thriller:

Alexander Skarsgård as Eric NorthmanTony and Ridley Scott are producing The East, which will feature Alexander Skarsgård and Brit Marling. Ellen Page is also in talks to join True Blood’s Eric Northman in this project.

The East is a thriller about a private firm contracted to protect large corporations from environmental and anti-business extremists. This firm attempts to infiltrate a secretive anarchist organization known as “The East”.

Brit Marling will appear as the undercover agent who tries to infiltrate The East and finds herself falling in love with the group’s enigmatic leader, Skarsgård. Page’s character, Izzy, is a former lover of Skarsgård and jealous of the attention he has been paying to Marling.

Viking Vampire Eric Northman starring as an environmental extremist, will you be running to the movies to see this thriller? Tell us your thoughts in the comments section below.

 

Source:  Variety – Ellen Page Infiltrates “The East”

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  • Jaxx

    I see anything with Alex in it.  Good or bad.  He is slowly becoming recognized and a household name.  It’s not too long that he will definitely be up there with America’s leading men, just as he is in Sweden.  Go Alex.