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  • Name: Alexander Skarsgård
  • Date of Birth: August 25, 1976
  • Place of Birth: Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden
Mini-bio: Young actor, son of director Stellan Skarsgard. ~ Rovi
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  • Alexander was very close to getting the part of Angel in X-Men: The Last Stand, the part ended up going to Ben Foster.
  • Some actors whom Alexander admires are, Gary Oldman, Sean Penn, Daniel Day Lewis, Isabelle Huppert, Ernst-Hugo Järegård, Keve Hjelm, Margareta Krook, Thommy Berggren, Göran Ragnerstam and Philip Seymour Hoffman.
  • Alexander always dreamt of being a rock star, but says he's completely tone deaf so it's never going to happen.
  • Alexander was considered for the part of Thor in the 2011 movie adaption of the Marvel comics. He was so close to getting the part that he even tried on the costume, although the role eventually went to Chris Hemsworth, Alexander says he would still ... read morelike to play an action hero someday, depending on the circumstances of course.
  • In 2002 Alexander wrote a short story titled "Men Don't Eat Chocolate Mousse" for a book of celebrity sex stories. He also wrote a small article about meeting famous former Hammarby player Jonas Stark. He still writes and says he often uses his "word... read more program as a cheap psychiatrist."
  • Alexander often wears a necklace with two anchors. Anchors are a symbol associated with well grounded hope, well spent life, stability and faithfulness.

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