Alexander Skarsgard Joins ‘The East’

The ‘True Blood’ co-star eyeing Zal Batmanglij-directed thriller starring opposite Brit Marling.
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Alexander Skarsgard Joins ‘The East’

Alexander Skarsgård in talks for thrillerTrue Blood's Alexander Skarsgård is in negotiations to join the thriller The East, starring opposite Brit Marling, who co-wrote the project with Zal Batmanglij, who is directing.

The story revolves around a female agent who infiltrates an eco-terrorist group, who call themselves The East.

In the film, Alexander Skarsgård would play the leader of the group who seeks revenge against unethical corporations.

Production is being eyed for a Nashville shoot in October and November.

Sources:Heat Vision

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