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David Wenham


David Wenham was born on September 21, 1965 in Marrickville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. He is an actor and producer, known for The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003), The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002) and 300 (2006). See full bio »

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Known For

300
300 Dilios
(2006)
Gettin' Square
Gettin' Square Johnny Francis 'Spit' Spitieri
(2003)

Filmography

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 2018 In Like Flynn (post-production)
Christian Travers
 2018 Romper Stomper (TV Series) (post-production)
Jago
- The Dark Heart Of Things (2018) ... Jago
- Arrival (2018) ... Jago
- Poetry ... Jago
- Anabasis ... Jago
 2017 Wake in Fright (TV Mini-Series)
Jock Crawford
- Part 1 (2017) ... Jock Crawford
- Part 2 (2017) ... Jock Crawford
 2013-2017 Top of the Lake (TV Series)
Al Parker
- Surrogate (2017) ... Al Parker
- Episode #1.7 (2013) ... Al Parker
- No Goodbyes Thanks (2013) ... Al Parker
- The Dark Creator (2013) ... Al Parker
- A Rainbow Above Us (2013) ... Al Parker
 2017 Beyond the Known World
Carl Hansen
 2017 Iron Fist (TV Series)
Harold Meachum
- Dragon Plays with Fire (2017) ... Harold Meachum
- Bar the Big Boss (2017) ... Harold Meachum
- Lead Horse Back to Stable (2017) ... Harold Meachum
- Black Tiger Steals Heart (2017) ... Harold Meachum
- The Mistress of All Agonies (2017) ... Harold Meachum
 2017/VII The Wall (Short)
Narrator
 2016 Lion
John Brierley
 2016 Goldstone
Johnny
 2016 The Legend of Gavin Tanner (TV Series)
The Narrator
 2015 Blinky Bill the Movie
Jacko (voice)
 2015 Force of Destiny
Robert
 2015 Banished (TV Series)
Governor Arthur Phillip / Governor Phillip
- Episode #1.7 (2015) ... Governor Arthur Phillip
- Episode #1.6 (2015) ... Governor Arthur Phillip
- Episode #1.5 (2015) ... Governor Arthur Phillip
- Episode #1.4 (2015) ... Governor Arthur Phillip
- Episode #1.3 (2015) ... Governor Arthur Phillip
 2015 The Nightingale and the Rose (Short)
Red Rose
 2014 The Code (TV Series)
Ian Bradley
- Episode #1.6 (2014) ... Ian Bradley
- Episode #1.5 (2014) ... Ian Bradley
- Episode #1.4 (2014) ... Ian Bradley
- Episode #1.3 (2014) ... Ian Bradley
- Episode #1.2 (2014) ... Ian Bradley
 2014/I Paper Planes
Patrick
 2014 300: Rise of an Empire
Dilios
 2013 Better Man (TV Series)
Julian McMahon
- A Lost Lamb (2013) ... Julian McMahon
- The Last Dance (2013) ... Julian McMahon
 2012 A Cautionary Tail (Short)
Narrator 2 (voice)
 2012 Dripping in Chocolate (TV Movie)
Detective Bennett O'Mara
 2011 Killing Time (TV Series)
Andrew Fraser
- Episode #1.10 (2011) ... Andrew Fraser
- Episode #1.9 (2011) ... Andrew Fraser
- Episode #1.8 (2011) ... Andrew Fraser
- Episode #1.7 (2011) ... Andrew Fraser
- Episode #1.6 (2011) ... Andrew Fraser
 2010 Glenn Owen Dodds (Short)
Glenn Owen Dodds
 2009 Pope Joan
Gerold
 2009 Public Enemies
Harry 'Pete' Pierpont
 2009 Deadliest Warrior (TV Series)
Narrator
- IRA vs Taliban (2009) ... Narrator (as Drew Skye)
- William Wallace vs Shaka Zulu (2009) ... Narrator (as Drew Skye)
- Shaolin Monk vs. Maori (2009) ... Narrator (as Drew Skye)
- Green Beret vs Spetznaz (2009) ... Narrator (as Drew Skye)
- Yakuza vs Mafia (2009) ... Narrator (as Drew Skye)
 2008 Australia
Neil Fletcher
 2007 Married Life
John O'Brien
 2006 300
Dilios
 2006 Answered by Fire (TV Movie)
Mark Waldman
 2005 The Proposition
Eden Fletcher
 2005 Three Dollars
Eddie Harnovey
 2004 The Brush-Off (TV Movie)
Murray Whelan
 2004 Stiff (TV Movie)
Murray Whelan
 2004 Van Helsing (Video Game)
Carl (voice)
 2004 Van Helsing
Carl
 2004 Van Helsing: The London Assignment (Video short)
Carl (voice)
 2003 The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (Video Game)
Faramir (voice)
 2003 Basilisk Stare (Short)
Dave
 2003 Gettin' Square
Johnny Francis 'Spit' Spitieri
 2003 After the Deluge (TV Movie)
Alex Kirby
 2002/I Pure
Lenny
 2001/I Dust
Luke
 2001 The Bank
Jim
 2001 Moulin Rouge!
Audrey
 2001 Russian Doll
Ethan
 2000 Better Than Sex
Josh
 1998-1999 SeaChange (TV Series)
Dan Della Bosca
- Vaya Con Dios to All That (1999) ... Dan Della Bosca
- If Fish Could Fly (1999) ... Dan Della Bosca
- Sex, Death and Bridges (1998) ... Dan Della Bosca
- Perchance to Dream (1998) ... Dan Della Bosca
- Love Me or Leave Me (1998) ... Dan Della Bosca
 1999 Molokai
Father Damien
 1998 A Little Bit of Soul
Dr. Richard Shorkinghorn
 1998 Dark City
Schreber's Assistant
 1998 The Boys
Brett Sprague
 1997 Return to Jupiter (TV Series)
Dr. Ghrobak
- Rescue (1997) ... Dr. Ghrobak
- Stowaway (1997) ... Dr. Ghrobak
 1997 Simone de Beauvoir's Babies (TV Mini-Series)
Ian
- Episode #1.4 (1997) ... Ian
- Episode #1.3 (1997) ... Ian
- Episode #1.2 (1997) ... Ian
- Episode #1.1 (1997) ... Ian
 1996 Idiot Box
Bank Teller with a History
 1994-1996 Blue Heelers (TV Series)
Robbie Doyle / William Cassidy
- Happy Families (1996) ... Robbie Doyle
- The Folly of Youth (1994) ... William Cassidy
 1996 Cosi
Doug
 1996 Twisted Tales (TV Series)
George
- The Test (1996) ... George
 1995 Roses Are Red (Short)
Brian
 1994 Gino
Trevor
 1994 Tran the Man (Short)
Raymond "Tran" Moss
 1994 No Escape
Hotel Guard #2
 1994 Heartland (TV Mini-Series)
Warwick Bone
 1993 The Red Dress (Short)
Eddy
 1992 Greenkeeping
Trevor
 1992 Seeing Red
Frank No 2
 1987-1992 A Country Practice (TV Series)
David Cornish / Scott Galbraith / Ambulanceman 1
- It's My Party: Part 2 (1992) ... David Cornish
- It's My Party: Part 1 (1992) ... David Cornish
- Learning the Lessons: Part 2 (1988) ... Scott Galbraith
- Learning the Lessons: Part 1 (1988) ... Scott Galbraith
- Mozart Rules: Part 2 (1987) ... Ambulanceman 1
 1991 G.P. (TV Series)
Barry West
- Unlived Lives (1991) ... Barry West
 1991 Police Rescue (TV Series)
Ferret
- The Cosmic Lightbeam (1991) ... Ferret
 1990 Come in Spinner (TV Movie)
Australian Soldier
 1989 The Heroes (TV Movie)
Horrie Young
 1987 Poor Man's Orange (TV Mini-Series)
Party Youth
- Part 2 ... Party Youth
- Part 1 ... Party Youth
 1987 Jack Simpson: A Willesee Documentary (TV Movie)
Wounded soldier (uncredited)
 1987 Sons and Daughters (TV Series)
Debt Collector
- Episode #1.954 (1987) ... Debt Collector
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Show Show Director (2 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (2 credits)
Show Show Writer (1 credit)
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Show Show Self (41 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (3 credits)

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Alternate Names:

Drew Skye

Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)
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I would love to direct a feature and have Robert Connolly produce it. That would be really fab. See more »

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Five older sisters: Anne, Carmel, Helen, Kathy and Maree See more »

Trademark:

Deep raspy voice

Nickname:

Daisy

Star Sign:

Virgo

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