Alexander Skarsgard appears in the film “Battleship”. Filming was held in August 2010. The film is in POST PRODUCTION STATUS as of April 2011. The film is based on the board game by the same name. Taylor Kitsch is also to appear in the film. The film will be directed by Peter Berg. Click here for the page on the film. (due to be released in 2012)

According to Heat Vision, “True Blood” star Alexander Skarsgard has signed on to star in Peter Berg‘s naval action thriller “Battleship” forUniversal Pictures.

Skarsgard will star opposite Taylor Kitsch in the adaptation of the Hasbro game.

The film revolves around an international fleet coming together to battle a water-bound armada of otherworldly origin.

Skarsgard will play Kitsch’s brother, a straight and narrow naval officer whom Kitsch, a wildly spirited naval officer, idolizes.

Jon and Erich Hoeber wrote the script.

Battleship” was filmed in Hawaii summer 2011 for a June 18, 2012,  release date.

Source: Heat Vision

Directed by
Peter Berg
Writing credits(in alphabetical order)
Erich Hoeber screenplay
Jon Hoeber screenplay


Alexander Skarsgård
Taylor Kitsch Alex Hopper
Brooklyn Decker Sam
Jesse Plemons Ordy (rumored)
Tom Arnold
Tadanobu Asano Nagata
Hamish Linklater Cal
Lil Mirkk
Fileena Bahris
Kamakani De Dely Chief Petty Officer (uncredited)

UPDATE: April 24, 2011: Morgan Spurlock interviews Peter Berg in his film “The Greatest Movie Ever Sold” and discusses the film Battleship for a little bit.


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