Skarsgard Joins Eco-Terror Thriller “The East”

“True Blood” hunk Alexander Skarsgard is in talks to join the thriller “The East” at Scott Free Productions says Heat Vision.

The story revolves around a female agent (Brit Marling) who infiltrates an eco-terrorist group called ‘The East’. Skarsgard would play the leader of the group who seeks revenge against unethical corporations

Marling (“Another Earth”) co-wrote the film with Zat Batmanglij who will direct. The pair previously worked together on “The Sound of My Voice”.

Michael Costigan is producing and shooting will kick off in Nashville in October and November.