"He was once naked for about eight hours and he's completely comfortable with it," the Daily Telegraph quoted Kristin Bauer, who plays Eric's devilish sidekick Pam, as saying. "He's Swedish. My husband's band toured in Sweden and he said that just how it is. There's no puritanical background there."
Speaking to Rolling Stone magazine in September, Skarsgard commented on his attitude to being naked on set. Referring to the 'sock' used to cover actors modesty, he said: "I don't want a sock around it, that feels ridiculous. If we're naked in the scene, then I'm naked. I've always been that way."