Alexander Skarsgård on nude scenes: “If it makes sense, it’s not an issue. You just have to do it.”

Alexander Skarsgård on nude scenes: “If it makes sense, it’s not an issue. You just have to do it.”

Alexander Skarsgard sure knows how to offset the uproar over his missing loincloth in “The Legend of Tarzan.”

“I’m actually wearing it right now,” teases Skarsgard, joking about the brouhaha regarding this Tarzan’s more civilized article of clothing as he portrays the jungle warrior in Warner Bros.’ new take on a classic tale.

“I do all my phoners in a loincloth.”

“Phoners or… ?” I ask, hinting at the obvious rhyme.

The 39-year-old “True Blood” alum beams, cracking up. “Exactly! I do all my boners in loinclothes.”