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Alexander Skarsgard 'Stalked' Director Jeremy Saulnier for 'Hold the Dark' Role!

Alexander Skarsgard 'Stalked' Director Jeremy Saulnier for 'Hold the Dark' Role!

Alexander Skarsgard shows off his super buff biceps in a tan polo shirt as he steps out on Thursday morning (September 27) in New York City.

The 42-year-old Emmy-winning actor stepped out to promote his upcoming new thriller flick Hold the Dark.

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During a recent interview, Alex opened up about how he got the role – and it involves getting extremely close to director Jeremy Saulnier!

“Well, I’ve stalked Jeremy since Blue Ruin,” Alex joked to EW. “I slept in my car outside [his] house for two years.”

Alex continued: “I saw Blue Ruin when it came out and I was just like, ‘Who the f—k is this filmmaker?’ I think he is one of the greatest filmmakers that we have in America today.”

Hold the Dark hits theaters and Netflix on Friday, September 28!

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