Belfast Telegraph

Alexander Skarsgard's horror role

True Blood's Alexander Skarsgard has been unveiled as the star of upcoming horror flick Hidden.

Variety reports that the 35-year-old has joined the cast of the Warner Bros movie, which documents a family's battle for survival in a bomb shelter after a mysterious outbreak takes hold of the population.

Alexander - who is best known for his role as sadistic vampire Eric Northman in the hit HBO series True Blood - will next be seen on the big screen in the soon-to-be-released blockbuster Battleship, alongside Rihanna, Liam Neeson and Taylor Kitsch.

He previously starred in Lars von Trier's 2011 drama Melancholia and Rod Lurie's remake of the 1971 thriller Straw Dogs.


From Belfast Telegraph