True Hunk

New episodes of HBO’s True Blood is still two months away.

But fans of the vampy series can still get an eyeful of Alexander Skarsgard shirtless in a just-released still from the upcoming film Disconnect. The Swedish 36-year-old longingly peers through a doorway while flaunting his sculpted pecs and defined abs.

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The six-foot-four stud plays a man who’s drawn into a dangerous situation with his girlfriend (Paula Patton) when their secrets are exposed online.

The ensemble drama thriller, due out April 12, is described as ‘a group of people searching for human connections in today’s wired world.’

Disconnect also stars Jason Bateman, Hope Davis, Andrea Riseborough, and Marc Jacobs making his acting debut.

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Disconnect: The ensemble drama thriller, due out April 12, is described as ‘a group of people searching for human connections in today’s wired world’   The 49-year-old designer plays a ‘sleazy’ surrogate parent of underage street kids – promising shelter and cash if they engage in web-chat porn and prostitution.

Alexander, whose father is Stellan Skarsgard, was last seen wine-tasting with a buddy at The Oaks Gourmet Market in Los Feliz on Saturday.  The single hunk has reportedly romanced Amanda Seyfried, Evan Rachel Wood, Kate Bosworth, Elizabeth Olsen, and Ellen Page.

Skarsgard is still in talks to put his impeccable Adonis form on display in the title role of Tarzan.

‘It’s a very, very good script,’ the Melancholia star told Crave OnlineThursday.

‘It’s a really, really good script but it’s also a very big movie so it’s not super easy to just get a project like that off the ground.’

Jessica Chastain and Samuel L. Jackson are also rumoured to star in the action-adventure helmed by Harry Potter director David Yates.

Alexander also stars with Riseborough in horror-thriller, Hidden, about a family surviving a dangerous outbreak in a bomb shelter for 301 days.

The Straw Dogs star is also set to appear in the drama, What Maisie Knew, with Julianne Moore and Steve Coogan.

True Blood’s sixth season premieres on HBO June 16.

 

 

 

Alexander Skarsgard covers his battered and bruised face!

After appearing quite battered and bruised on Friday , Alexander Skarsgard did a better job of covering up his battle wounds on Monday as he went to lunch with some friends.

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The 36 year old , who pirtrays vampire Eric Northman on True Blood , displaying conspicuous bruises on his neck and jaw just a few days prior to his friendly outing in sunny Los Feliz California.

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The obvious abrasions drew suspicion that one of his action packed roles that often feature a good deal of fisticuffs – could be taking its toll on him.

No matter what the cause , the famously dapper swede has not looked himself since Friday.

True blood is currently shooting its sixth season and the actor’s character is always getting incolved in some kind of physical ruckus. Which could be the reason he is looking so battered and beaten.