David Yates is courting Alexander Skarsgard to play Tarzan in his upcoming blockbuster, reveals Variety. With four Harry Potter movies under his belt, the British director gets a chance to retell the story of the vine-swinging Lord of the Apes created in 1912 by Edgar Rice Burroughs.
Alexander Skarsgard ©AFP PHOTO / ROBYN BECK
The Swedish actor best known as the hero of hit TV series True Blood has yet to receive an official offer for the role in the Warner Bros production, tempers Variety.
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