Julianne Moore and Alexander Skarsgard star in 'What Maisie Knew' (Photo: Millenium)"What scares me," Alexander Skarsgard explains, "is Hollywood parents that live vicariously through their kids." The lanky "True Blood" star knows what it's like to be a screen kid: he started acting in Sweden at seven. Skarsgard, now 36, is currently killing in a role as a Manhattan bartender who marries Julianne Moore’s bad rock 'n roll mamma in the new indie release "What Maisie Knew."
The Stockholm native continued his criticism of typical Hollywood parents: "They love their kids, but they put pressure on them to move out from Arkansas to Hollywood. For the kid, your entire family is suddenly out in Los Angeles and you’re six years old and you’re the breadwinner."Read More »from Why Child Stars are Scarier Than Vampires for 'What Maisie Knew' and 'True Blood''s Alexander Skarsgard