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'True Blood' Star Alexander Skarsgard Is A Smarty Pants

Noelle Talmon Noelle Talmon
7/20/2011 10:00am EDT

Alexander Skarsgard

"True Blood" star Alexander Skarsgard received an honorary degree in the arts from Leeds Metropolitan University Leeds, England, yesterday.

The Swedish actor plays vampire Eric on the popular HBO series.  His storyline is heating up as he is being protected by Sookie (Anna Paquin) while he battles amnesia.

A new episode of "True Blood" airs Sunday, July 24.

Alexander Skarsgard

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