Alexander Skarsgard is slated to star in the movie Godzilla vs. Kong.
According to the studio, the motion picture, directed by Adam Wingard, is based on when ‘the Gigantic Kong meets the unstoppable Godzilla,’ as ‘the world watches to see which one becomes the king of all monsters.’
The True Blood alum, 42, is joined in the ensemble cast by actors Millie Bobby Brown, Danai Gurira, Kyle Chandler, Julian Dennison, Brian Tyree Henry and Demian Bichir.
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Looking forward: Alexander Skarsgard, 42, has been cast in the movie Godzilla vs Kong. He was snapped in London earlier this month
The movie is the latest in a series that has previously spawned films such as Godzilla (2014), Kong: Skull Island (2017) and a Godzilla sequel planned for next year.
The Stockholm, Sweden native is staying busy in many mediums, as he’s been featured in films such as Hold the Dark and The Hummingbird Project.
He’s got other movies on tap such as Flarsky, co-starring Charlize Theron and Seth Rogen; as well as the war film, The Kill Team.
The actor has also thrived on the small screen as he had a 2017 Emmy win for his role as Perry Wright on the HBO series Big Little Lies; and appears in AMC’s The Little Drummer Girl.
Top of his game: The Stockholm, Sweden native has been staying busy in many mediums, with exciting projects on TV and in films
Lauded: The hunky actor collected an Emmy last year for his work on HBO’s Big Little Lies
Earlier this year, the actor told The Guardian that he enjoys breaks from his busy career with trips back to his native Sweden.
‘I try to go back to Sweden whenever I can, I love it, it’s the best,’ he told the publication. ‘It’s complete chaos, but it’s awesome, because there’s dogs and cats and kids and boyfriends, girlfriends … it’s almost like a commune.
‘It’s very different from my lifestyle, moving around when I’m shooting movies.
Godzilla vs Kong is slated to be released May 22, 2020.