Alexander Skarsgard Receives Honorary Degree From University of Handsome (PHOTOS)
Though he was snubbed for an Emmy nomination this year, Alex was honored with a doctorate of arts. Prior to taking on the role of Eric Northman, the actor is reported to have studied English at Leeds before heading to a theater school.
When he’s not accepting free degrees and making hearts melt on True Blood every time he shows his fangs, Alexander is working on some big screen roles! Check him out alongside his real-life girlfriend Kate Bosworth in the thriller Straw Dogs.