Who is Alexander Skarsgard and what is his net worth 2018? Alexander Skarsgard known by full name- Alexander Johan Hjalmar Skarsgard is a Swedish actor. Alexander Skarsgard was born on August 25, 1976 in Stockholm, Sweden as the greatest son of actor Stellan Skarsgard and his first wife named My Agnes, who is a physician. Alexander has younger siblings namely, Gustaf, Bill, Sam, Eija and Valter, and two half-brothers namely, Ossian and Kolbjorn. Out of these mentioned siblings, Gustaf, Bill, Sam, and Valter are too actors.
Alexander is finest recognised for his roles as vampire -Eric Northman on the HBO series named True Blood, Brad Colbert in the HBO miniseries Generation Kill and Meekus in Zoolander.
After he returned to Sweden, Skarsgard started performing in acting jobs, acting in film, television as well as theatrical productions. When Alexander was on vacation in the United States, he interviewed for and performed the role of Meekus in the year 2001 film named Zoolander. In year 2003, his performance in Hundtricket-the Movie (The Dog Trick) received him a prestigious Guldbagge Award nominee for Best Supporting Actor and he was also named the Sexiest Man in Sweden for about five times.
Initially a friend of Alexander’s father, who was a director, offered him his first film role when his age was just seven. In year 1989, the principal role in the Swedish television production named Hunden som log (The Dog That Smiled) created him famed in Sweden at the early age of thirteen and later being uncomfortable, Alexander left acting for the subsequent seven years.
After period of seven years elapsed from acting, he began acting again and in year 1997, he joined in a theatre course at Marymount Manhattan College and relocated to New York City for the same. Alexander reverted to Stockholm after period of six months, but the time he spent learning theatre presented him that he sought to act initially.
Reports suggest that Alexander has been in a relationship with fashion journalist and British model named Alexa Chung in year 2015.
Education: At the age of 19, Alexander joined to do his national service and served in the Swedish military for period of 18 months. There Alexander was allocated with anti-terrorism and anti-sabotage in the Stockholm archipelago as a part of nation service. Completing his service in year 1996 he left Sweden and joined famous Leeds Beckett University located in England for period of six months. Alexander joined there to study English but confesses he did not properly study much and “had a blast”. In year 2011, Alexander got a voluntary degree from Leeds Metropolitan University where he remained as a former student.
Alexander Skarsgard Net Worth
The estimated total net worth of Alexander Skarsgard is around $14 million. The Alexander Skarsgard’s total net worth and income have been collected from his acting as different roles in numerous films, his brand endorsements, business deals, social causes, etc. Alexander has received most of his reputation and wealth from his diverse performance on films and television shows.
Alexander Skarsgard possesses an electric Los Angeles villa of worth $4 million) including-swimming pool, sauna, jacuzzi, home cinema and home office.
Alexander owns many luxurious cars of which one is A8 – car manufactured by Audi of worth $70000.
Alexander Skarsgard is a huge fan of Swedish football game and he supports Hammarby IF, which is a club founded in Stockholm. In year 2010, Alexander contributed in “Bajen Aid” by contributing some items he had signed and auctioning them off to promote money for the football club named Hammarby football club.
Alexander Skarsgard was the US Ambassador for the American team for injured soldiers for a Walking With The Wounded fundraising occasion. Alexander walked to the South Pole against Team Canada/Australia (named The Wire actor Dominic West, Ambassador) and Team UK (named Prince Harry, Ambassador).
In year 2016, Alexander Skarsgard appeared in in role of Tarzan in The Legend of Tarzanand also in War on Everyone.
Alexander Skarsgard is a dashing Swedish actor who possesses wide experience acting in the industry. Till date, Alexander has appeared in many TV shows as well as films and have been bestowed with several prestigious awards.