Old Cast List
Australian native Travis Fimmel was most recently seen starring alongside Billy Bob Thornton in the independent feature film The Baytown Outlaws. He also played a supporting role opposite Matthew McConaughey in the comedy Surfer, Dude. Additional independent film credits include Ivory Trade, Needle, Restraint, The Experiment with Adrien Brody and Forest Whitaker, and the recently wrapped Harodim, opposite Peter Fonda. On television, he starred opposite the late Patrick Swayze in the drama The Beast. Fimmel is currently filming the lead role in World of Warcraft, also starring Ben Foster, Dominic Cooper and Paula Patton.
Canadian-born Katheryn Winnick appears opposite Charlie Sheen in A Glimpse Inside the Mind of Charles Swan III and alongside Al Pachino, Christopher Walken and Alan Arkin in Stand Up Guys. She’ll be seen opposite Kurt Russell and Matt Dillon in the upcoming comedy The Art of the Steal. Other career highlights include the comedy Love and Other Drugs with Jake Gyllenhaal and Anne Hathaway; the action comedy Killers with Ashton Kutcher and Katherine Heigl; and a recurring role as David Boreanaz’s love interest the primetime TV series Bones. In 2009, she appeared with Paul Giamatti, Emily Watson, and David Straitharn in Cold Souls, which earned a nod for “Best Ensemble Cast” at the Independent Spirit Awards. She was most recently nominated for a 2014 Canadian Screen Award for her performance in Vikings.
Actor Clive Standen is best known for his portrayal of Sir Gawain in the Starz original series Camelot alongside Joseph Fiennes and Eva Green, and for his starring role in the BBC America series Robin Hood. He previously appeared in the award-winning sci-fi BBC series Doctor Who and the drama Operation Barras. On the silver screen, Standen recently starred in Vertigo Films’ Hammer of the Gods.
Trained at the National Youth Theatre, the National Youth Music Theatre and the London Academy of Dramatic Art, Standen appeared in theatrical roles at the Royal Albert Hall and Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre, as well as in the critically-acclaimed revival of Tom Stoppard’s The Invention of Love.
Standen, a keen martial artist, worked as a teen with a professional stunt team, mastering skills such as horse riding, jousting and swordplay. He was also the undefeated national Muay Thai boxing champion. He currently resides in London with his wife and three children.
George Blagden got his start immediately after graduating from the prestigious Guildhall Drama School, which he attended on a full scholarship, in the independent feature The Philosophers opposite Rhys Wakefield, Sophie Lowe, James D’Arcy and Darryl Sabara. Last year he appeared in Universal’s Les Miserables as Grantaire. He also appeared in Warner Bros.’ Wrath of the Titans. Blagden was featured in Variety’s “Ten Brits to Watch” along with Sam Claflin, Gugu Mbatha Raw and Tuppence Middleton, to name a few.
Jessalyn Gilsig has had lead roles in the hit series Glee, Nip/Tuck and Boston Public, and stand-out recurring roles on Friday Night Lights, Heroes, Prison Break, Snoops, The Practice and NYPD Blue. Guest starring roles include The Good Wife, Law & Order and the Emmy-nominated web series Imaginary Bitches. Next on the horizon is the independent film Somewhere Slow, on which she served double duty as star and producer. She appeared in the recent remakes of Prom Night and The Stepfather and starred in the action/thriller XIII alongside Val Kilmer and Stephen Dorff. Gilsig has also worked with Robert Redford on The Horse Whisperer and Sally Field in A Cooler Climate. Other credits include Chicks with Sticks, See This Movie and Flood.
A Montreal native, Gilsig studied at Harvard University’s American Repertory Theatre. She currently resides in Los Angeles.
Donal Logue discovered his love for the performing arts as a student of Intellectual History at Harvard, where he appeared in more than 30 plays and worked in the American Repertory Theatre’s Harvard/Radcliffe Summer Stock Company. His feature film debut, a starring role in The Tao of Steve, earned him a Sundance Special Jury Prize for Outstanding Performance. Other film credits include Blade, The Runaway Bride, Reindeer Games, The Patriot, Comic Book Villains, Just Like Heaven, The Groomsmen, Ghost Rider, Zodiac, Max Payne, Oliver Sherman, Charlie St. Cloud and CBGB. He also directed, wrote and starred in the independent film Tennis, Anyone?
Highlights of Logue’s long-running television career include leading roles in Grounded for Life, Terriers and The Knights of Prosperity and recurring roles in Life and E.R. He recently appeared in Sons of Anarchy and the BBC America series Copper. In addition to his acting career, he has an unlikely second career as the owner of a trucking company and a hardwood company, both based in Oregon.
Best known for his role as Cato in The Hunger Games opposite Jennifer Lawrence and Liam Hemsworth, Alexander Ludwig appeared last year in Grown Ups 2 alongside an all-star comedic cast including Adam Sandler, Kevin James and Chris Rock. He also starred in Disney’s Race to Witch Mountain opposite Dwayne Johnson and Carla Gugino, and will be seen in the upcoming psychological thriller Final Girl. A Vancouver native, Ludwig began his career at age nine with a string of commercial and television parts, after which he landed the starring role of Will Stanton in the 2002 action adventure The Seeker: The Dark Is Rising. The actor is also a gifted musician and athlete whose passions include competitive extreme freestyle skiing, cliff jumping, gorge diving, bungee jumping, surfing, wakeboarding, kite boarding, tennis, basketball and hockey.
Linus Roache first gained worldwide recognition in Antonia Bird’s critically-acclaimed film, Priest. His numerous film credits include Wings of a Dove, Batman Begins, The Namesake and Blind Flight, for which he received a Best Actor nomination from the Scottish BAFTA. He also played the lead role in Pandaemonium, for which he won the Best Actor award at the Evening Standard Film Awards. He recently completed roles in Innocence for Killer Films and in Jaune Collet-Serra’s Non Stop, opposite Liam Neeson.
On the small screen, Roache received a Golden Globe nomination for his portrayal of Robert Kennedy in RFK and co-starred in HBO’s The Gathering Storm. Additional television roles include Law & Order, Law and Order: SVU and the miniseries Titanic. His extensive theatrical experience includes work with the Royal Shakespeare Company. He also appeared in Richard II and Coriolanus opposite Ralph Fiennes at London’s Almeida Theatre and the Brooklyn Academy of Music.
Gustaf Skarsgard is one of Sweden’s most prominent and prolific actors. He began acting as a 9-year-old opposite his father Stellan in Cod Name: Coq Rouge. After graduating from the Stockholm Academy of Dramatic Arts in 2003, he became an ensemble member of the Royal Dramatic Theatre. Skarsgard starred in many Swedish cinematic successes: Evil (nominated for Guldbagge for Best Supporting Role, the Swedish equivalent of the Academy Awards), The Invisible, Kidz In da Hood (earning a Guldbagge for the lead), and many more. In 2007 he received the European Film Academy’s Shooting Star Award. His latest films include Peter Weir’s The Way Back (co-starring Ed Harris and Colin Farell) and the Norwegian adventure drama KonTiki. Gustaf’s latest controbution to the TV world is Swedish series The Fat And The Ugly, helmed by Johan Renck.
Australian-born Alyssa Sutherland has had roles in the films The Devil Wears Prada, Day on Fire and Don’t Look Up, and the television series New Amsterdam. She began her career when she won the 1997 annual Bonne Belle model search for a teen magazine in Australia, and subsequently signed a contract with Vogue Australia. Her extensive runway, print and television modeling experience includes appearances in campaigns for Bulgari, Ralph Lauren, Garnier, Calvin Klien, Chanel, John Freida, Kerastese, Hugo Boss and Abercrombie & Fitch.
Maude Hirst is an actress and producer, known for Vikings (2013), The Tudors (2007) and Cash and Curry(2008).
Gaia Weiss (born August 30, 1991 Paris) is a French model and actress. Weiss’ filmography includes Mary Queen of Scots (as Mary Fleming), The Legend of Hercules (as Hebe) and Vikings (as Porunn). Weiss was born to a French–Polish family. At age three she took ballet and became an accomplished ballet dancer. Weiss attended the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art and started acting in 1999.