"See, the girl with dark hair is supposed to be serious," she says.
"I was looking for something different, a challenge," she says. I wanted to try something new." That's why she jumped at the chance to play Sookie Stackhouse, the Southern telepath-waitress on , HBO's vampire soap opera—now a hugely successful show, with more than 12 million viewers per week.
Torn apart with frustration, she begins emotionally brutalizing her family, her friends, her teachers, and most of all, herself.
She has been confronted quite unexpectedly with a basic truth: that her youthful ideals are on a collision course against the realities and compromises of the adult world.
Prior to his role on the hit vampire drama, Skarsgard decided to skip college and instead, enlisted on the Swedish military.
Years later, he studied theater in New York at Marymount Manhattan College before moving back home and becoming a Swedish film star.