Alexander Skarsgard Net Worth
Alexander Skarsgard net worth: Alexander Skarsgard is a Swedish actor who has a net worth of $12 million. His salary per episode of True Blood is $275,000. Alexander Skarsgard was born in August of 1976 and is also the son of famous Swedish actor, Stellan Skarsard. As an actor, he is best known for his roles in the HBO drama, True Blood, Zoolander, miniseries Generation Kill, and Straw Dogs. He is also set to appear in the upcoming film, The Giver, based on the best-selling book of the same name. Born in Stockholm, Skarsgard has five younger siblings, three of whom are also actors. He appeared in his first film at the age of 7, and became famous for staring in a film at 13. However, the attention made him "uncomfortable" and quit acting for the next seven years. Skarsgard then went on to join the Swedish army, and after serving 18 months, left to attend college and learn English. After his seven-year hiatus, he moved to New York City and began taking a theater course at Marymount Manhattan College. Though he soon returned to Sweden, he credits the experience with making him want to become an actor. He formerly dated actress Kate Bosworth, but the two ended their relationship after two years together.