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Alexander Skarsgard: 'I Don't Want a Sock Around It' for Nude Scenes

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While Stephen Moyer and Anna Paquin wear a "sock" and a "patch", respectively, while filming nude scenes for True Blood, Alexander Skarsgard tells Rolling Stone that he won't wear anything:

"I don't want a sock around it, that feels ridiculous. If we’re naked in the scene, then I’m naked. I’ve always been that way."

And we'll keep seeing it according to creator Alan Ball: "To me, vampires are sex. I don't get a vampire story about abstinence. I'm 53. I don't care about high school students. I find them irritating and uninformed."

Skars  In related news, Pretty on the Outside offers up an alternate three-way male Rolling Stone cover.

Also in related news, I doubt anyone had a sock around it in this scene from Skarsgard's Swedish film The Dog Trick, AFTER THE JUMP...

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  1. That is one hot Swedish man!!!
    And thankfully not hung up on sexuality like American puritan counterparts..

    Posted by: mnrocko | Aug 18, 2010 10:43:17 AM


  2. Curse subtitles!

    Posted by: Tib | Aug 18, 2010 10:53:32 AM


  3. "I'm 53" isn't he more like 34? That has to be a typo!

    Posted by: Vincent-louis Apruzzese | Aug 18, 2010 11:06:47 AM


  4. It's Alan Ball who's 53. Alex is immortal and always just the right age...

    Posted by: hugo | Aug 18, 2010 11:13:58 AM


  5. I'm willing to bet my fangs that no straight men in the history of the world have ever had a conversation like this one in a gym shower.

    Posted by: Christopher | Aug 18, 2010 11:32:07 AM


  6. Glad to see he lets his chest hair grow out, at least when he's not on camera.

    Posted by: David | Aug 18, 2010 12:08:54 PM


  7. Oj, vilket bra han såg ut! Great scene and there I find him attractive and hot, but not on TB. Weird! Kanske det därför att han talar på svenska!
    Still, I prefer the great Gilmore Girls singing "Här kommer Pippi Långstrump, tjolahopp tjolahej tjolahoppsan-sa..." as better scene.

    Posted by: Matt26 | Aug 18, 2010 12:14:59 PM


  8. I was feeling lazy and thinking about skipping my cardio workout today... until I saw that video. Damn you, Skarsgard!

    Posted by: Joey | Aug 18, 2010 1:22:43 PM


  9. From Wikipedia: Alexander Johan Hjalmar Skarsgård (Swedish pronunciation: [ˈskɑːʂɡoːɖ]; born August 25, 1976) is a Swedish actor and director. He is best known for his roles as Eric Northman on HBO's hit TV show True Blood and Brad Colbert in Generation Kill.

    So he has a birthday coming up.

    Posted by: Joel | Aug 18, 2010 1:27:19 PM


  10. that's ok baby. you don't have to wear a sock for me.

    Posted by: wtf | Aug 18, 2010 1:45:16 PM


  11. Sock it to me !

    Posted by: hey baby . . . | Aug 18, 2010 7:46:36 PM


  12. Well it make seem hot to else, what about his co-stars. I'm sure they don't like his bits grinding up against them. But I'll be their stunt double.

    Posted by: Billy | Aug 18, 2010 8:06:40 PM


  13. I just don't get it. He does absolutely nothing for me. But then, I found TB boring and derivative so stopped watching it after a few episodes.

    Posted by: kyle michel sullivan | Aug 18, 2010 9:25:19 PM


  14. Doesn't do shit for me either. He's not unattractive, just kinda blah. I think I'd like him better with more facial hair, kinda give him an edgy look.

    Posted by: ratbastard | Aug 18, 2010 10:22:14 PM


  15. Oh my god! Im not alone! Everytime I watch TB with friends they openly drool and squeel about him but I seriously feel nothing. The same thing goes for David Beckham.

    Posted by: Toto | Aug 18, 2010 11:16:20 PM


  16. ok, the man is shmexy. plus, his peen is prolly uncut, so i'm cool with that.

    Posted by: nic | Aug 19, 2010 3:41:52 AM



  17. What a coincidence! I don't want him to wear a sock during his nude scenes either!

    Posted by: wirrrn | Aug 19, 2010 3:49:33 AM


  18. I'll take the one on the left.

    Posted by: M | Aug 19, 2010 9:56:18 AM


  19. Nice he doesn't wear a sock. Now I wish the clip didn't wear subtitles.

    Posted by: trecer | Jan 11, 2012 8:00:17 PM


  20. He's Swedish, they really don't care about nudity, or homosexuality. The wonderful wonderful Swedish.

    Posted by: Andrew | Jan 16, 2012 11:57:53 AM


  21. that damn grey towel!

    Posted by: Schiffy | Jan 20, 2012 11:47:36 AM


  22. Sad but i couldn't even tell you one identifying trait about the other 2 in the shower! They could have been camels for all i know! Love A.S.!!!!

    Posted by: themoviedownloads | Mar 24, 2012 3:56:53 AM


  23. He's 53????? Holy crap. Amazing body on the man. He's HOT!!!

    Posted by: Ken | Apr 11, 2012 9:00:34 AM


  24. Well, at least Ken proves that it's not just the political threads that make people look stupid.

    Posted by: RomanHans | Apr 29, 2012 5:01:39 PM


  25. What a horrid language in that clip.

    Posted by: Anita Morehead | May 8, 2012 11:12:54 AM


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