Caption: Still of Alexander Skarsgård and Bel Powley in The Diary of a Teenage Girl (2015)
Actor, Director, Writer
Born: August 25, 1976
Star sign: Virgo
Height: 6' 4½" (1.94 m)
Known for: True Blood (2008), Generation Kill (2008), Battleship (2012), Melancholija (2011)
Sweden may not have a large population but it has gifted the world with bounty of astonishing directors and actors. Greta Garbo, Ingmar Bergman, Max von Sydow and Ingrid Bergman are just the tip of the iceberg of Nordic actors and filmmakers who have enchanted and engaged cinemaphiles across the globe: Alexander Johan Hjalmar Skarsgård is poised ...