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I'm the owner/administrator of Eric & Sookie Lovers, and helps out at SkarsgardFans.com. A writer, blogger and avid reader. Favorite shows and books include; True Blood, The Vampire Diaries, Sons of Anarchy, the Black Dagger Brotherhood, the Night Huntress series, Once Upon A Time, Vikings and Game of Thrones. Motto is: KISS (Keep It Simple Stupid)! Most people tell me I have a way with words. My second language is "sarcasm".

True Blood Season 6 Episode 7: Sneak Peek

tumblr_mbhbfvxs9L1qaof7ySPOILER ALERT!

The preview for True Blood Episode 6.07 “World Without End” was somehow released early…but we’re not complaining, are we?

WARNING: It may spoil things for the next episode too. If you don’t want to know – please don’t watch below!

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Videos: True Blood “Inside the Episode – 6.02″ & “You’re No Good” Promo

insidetheepisodeDid you enjoy tonight’s episode of True Blood titled, “The Sun”?

Let’s find out what writer, Angela Robinson has to say about the episode, as she discusses it in HBO’s Inside The Episode.

Watch it below.

As you know, Barbara was on the set during filming of this episode, and watched the scenes outside of the Governor’s mansion. Looks like she witnessed some great Eric Northman scenes.

previewCheck out what’s coming next week in the promo below.

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As an added bonus…here’s a scene from what we think is from Episode 3 which Anna Paquin shared on Jimmy Kimmel Live. WARNING: SPOILER ALERT!

What do you think? Please share your thoughts below.

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Two New True Blood S6.02 Clips

tumblr_lng0v4aoIu1qad2ozo1_500True Blood HBO released some new clips from the next episode of True Blood titled, “The Sun”.

WARNING: If you don’t want to know – don’t watch below.

The first clip features Eric, Pam and Nora arguing in Fangtasia in a clip they call, “This Means War”.

This second clip features Sam, Arlene and Lafayette in a clip called, “Secret’s Out”!

What happened to Tara? Looks like Eric is going to have his hands full this season with Nora and Pam’s hatred for each other. It looks like the secret’s out – judging by the way the patrons in Merlotte’s are eying up Sam…
What do you think? Please share your thoughts below.
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US Theatrical Release Date for ‘The East’

TheEastAlexanderSkarsgardAlexander Skarsgård’s movie, ‘The East’ now has a U.S. theatrical release date! Check it out below!

According to Box Office Mojo.com, the US theatrical release will be on…

 Are you ready for it?

May 31, 2013

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That’s not all…“The East” will be closing out the SXSW Film Festival which will be held in Austin, TX from March 8-16, 2013!

This is what they said about the film;

We’re also excited to share the final round of programming for SXSW Film 2013, including our Closing Night Film The East, from alum Zal Batmanglij, and starring Brit Marling, Alexander Skårsgard and Ellen Page.

The East
Director/Screenwriter: Zal Batmanglij, Screenwriter: Brit Marling

An operative for a private intelligence firm goes undercover to infiltrate a mysterious anarchist collective attacking major corporations. Bent on apprehending these fugitives, her loyalty is tested as her feelings grow for their charismatic leader.
Cast: Brit Marling, Alexander Skarsgård, Ellen Page, Toby Kebbell, Shiloh Fernandez, Julia Ormond, Patricia Clarkson

This is very exciting news for all of us Alex fans! This sounds like one of those MUST SEE films this year!

There’s only one problem… Who’s going to buy the drinks and popcorn? LOL

Thanks Eric & Sookie Lovers for the head’s up!

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Saturday Night Live is Looking for Hosts

snl-logoSaturday Night Live is looking for hosts and musicians for their weekly shows for the second half of their season!

011We would LOVE to see Alexander host SNL, we think he’d be awesome, especially because we know what a great sense of humor he has! It would be challenging as well…and we know how much he is always looking for a challenge.

This is what the SNL blog had to say about it;

It’s that time again! We’re starting to brainstorm ideas for hosts and musical guests for the second half of our season and we want to hear what you guys have to say! So send us your suggestions for who you want to see grace the stages of Studio 8H via facebook (in the host/music suggestion post), twitter (using the hashtags #SNLHost and #SNLMusic) and the comments section of this very blog post. We can’t wait to here from you!

To help them choose Alex – please comment on the blog post link posted in the quote above, tweet them using the hashtag #SNLHost or you can leave a comment on SNL’s Facebook page!

What do you say…think he’d be a perfect host? Then tell SNL you want ALEX!

Thanks to Eric & Sookie Lovers for the head’s up!

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“Encounter” Alexander Skarsgård In GQ Men Germany Magazine

There is a full-page ad in the GQ MEN Germany magazine for CK’s Encounter! Alexander is featured in the ad – along with a story.This ad appears in the January 2013 issue, which is on newstands in Germany right now.

Check out the full-page ad below!

Below is the full translation from the ad;

An unforgettable encounter

Remarkable and masculine – the men’s fragrance ENCOUNTER from Calvin Klein has the magic Moment of the first meeting, captured and sprayed; Passion and desire.

It’s a Moment, which changes everything. It’s going on, without any words and blazed Passion. With closed eyes, we experience the fragrance, robs our senses!

Then comes the ultimate glimpse between man and woman, the desire was almost unbearable. In this unforgettable encounter every room seems to have caught fire, when the body feels electrified. The aroma is intoxicating, passion rules us and the exciting tingle enlivens. It is the unique moment of Calvin Klein’s ENCOUNTER.

Thanks to Eric & Sookie Lovers for the head’s up!

Looks like this is in time for the holiday season…

What do you think? Share your thoughts below!

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First Photo from Alexander’s Movie, “The East”

As you know, Alexander Skarsgård will be starring in the movie, “The East”.

The first image recently came out from the movie and here it is below.

As you can see…Alex is looking rather scruffy. The cast looks like they are gathered around and are trying to figure something out.

Here is the synopsis from the movie, which will also be appearing at the 2013 Sundance Film Festival at various cities in Utah during the festival, which runs from Jan. 17 – 27!

The East / U.S.A. (Director: Zal Batmanglij, Screenwriters: Zal Batmanglij, Brit Marling) — An operative for an elite private intelligence firm goes into deep cover to infiltrate a mysterious anarchist collective attacking major corporations.  Bent on apprehending these fugitives, she finds her loyalty tested as her feelings grow for the group’s charismatic leader. Cast: Brit Marling, Alexander Skarsgård, Ellen Page, Toby Kebbell, Shiloh Fernandez, Patricia Clarkson.

SOURCES: askarsswedishmeatballs.tumblr.com and The Hollywood Reporter

Looks like it’s going to be a very intriguing movie!

What do you think? Please share your thoughts below!

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Latest Magazine Scans of Alexander Skarsgård

We have some recent magazine scans of Alexander to share with you!

The first two are from an October 2012 interview with Alex on “Encounter”. The others are from the November issue of InStyle Magazine in the article about the TIFF party for “What Maisie Knew”.

Please click images for larger view.

As you can see…Alex says that he fell in love with Onata in seconds! So sweet…

Thoughts? Feel free to share them below!

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Alexander Skarsgård in Germany’s InStyle Men Magazine

Alexander Skarsgård is featured in the November 2012 issue of Germany’s InStyle Men Magazine. The article appears under the “Trends & Talk” section of the issue. Check out the scan and full translation below!

Hey, you old Swede!

Actor Alexander Skarsgård (“Battleship) about Nights with Buddy’s, Beer & Vodka! And what really helps if you have a hangover.

Alexander Skarsgård sits in the “Smyth Hotel” in New York City and raves about the October fest. The “True Blood” Star was two Years ago in Munich. “Its was crazy! Really surreal, I have never experienced something like that before. I wore leather pants, ate chicken and had 6 measure of Beer. I really partied hard!” remembers the 36 old man. Since this September the Swede is the new Face of the new Calvin Klein fragrance “Encounter”.

Alexander Skarsgård wears a three-day beard, a white Shirt, black Calvin Klein Jeans, gray Converse and chats about Pubs and Hangovers!

InStyle Men: The Calvin Klein Campaign is gritty like your “True Blood” – Series.

Skarsgard: Yes, almost like a Fritz-Lang Movie. I was really attracted to this Project! And I was really happy, to work with the Photographer Steven Klein. I knew him in the past and it was great and so well.

InStyle Men: Where do you like to go out?

Skarsgard: I rarely visit official Party’s, but I love to meet my friends at local Bars or Street-Pubs. Last Weekend I was in Stockholm again. I was really happy to see my friends and family. My Dad Stellan is one of my best friends, so we sat the whole Afternoon outside at a Street-local and had some Beer. This was great!

InStyle Men: What is your favorite Drink?

Skarsgard: Cognac and Whiskey, but more as a enjoyment after a great Dinner. When I go out, I drink beer or Vodka. But I should keep my Finger off “Snus” its a Swedish chewing tobacco. I don’t smoke, but when I’m drunk, I love Snus. When my Friends from Sweden visit me in L.A. they often brought my some Snus. But unfortunately I get a Hangover from it.

InStyle Men: What is you recipe against a Hangover?

Skarsgard: I cook some stew or Beef bourguignon, the main point is: Hearty! I love to cook and to invite my Friends. In my Family were cooking, collaborative Meals and a good glass of Wine really important Part of our lives. I’m glad, that I have such a good metabolism.

Special thanks to Jill for the scans and translation and to Eric & Sookie Lovers for the head’s up!

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