Hal Ozsan

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Hal Ozsan
Hal Ozsan.jpg
Born Halil Özşan
(1976-10-26) 26 October 1976 (age 37)
Famagusta, Cyprus
Occupation Actor, singer-songwriter
Years active 2000–present

Halil "Hal" Özşan (born 26 October 1976) is an English actor and singer-songwriter of Turkish Cypriot descent. He is best known for his roles as Michael Cassidy in Kyle XY, Todd Carr in Dawson's Creek, and Miles Cannon in 90210.[1]

Early life[edit]

Ozsan was born to Turkish Cypriot parents in Famagusta, Cyprus.[2] At the age of three, he moved to England with his family and was raised in the London suburb of Havering.[2] At the age of 11, he gained admission to Brentwood School, receiving a distinction for drama.[3]

Career[edit]

Ozsan moved to the United States in the 1990s, where he began working in films and television. His first major recognition for a recurring role was as Todd Carr in Dawson's Creek; this was followed by a regular appearance in Fallen and Kyle XY.[1] Ozsan's first film appearance was in the film S1m0ne.[2] He was the singer-songwriter for the rock band Poets and Pornstars; in 2008, he left the band to return to acting full-time.[3] His songs have appeared in several films and television shows, including Californication, So You Think You Can Dance, Little Athens, and Undead or Alive.[4]

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

Year Film Role
2002 S1m0ne Hotel concierge
2004 Helter Skelter Joey Dimarco
2005 Guy in Row Five Billy
2006 Caffeine Dude
2007 Redline Mike Z
2007 Children of Wax Hakan
2010 Head Over Spurs in Love Serge Prozorofsky
2010 Groupie Travis Bellamy
2011 Peach Plum Pear Nils Hutchinson
2011 For the Love of Money Abe
2013 Off Season Jonathon
2013 Layover Tom
2014 Private Number Michael Lane

Television[edit]

Year Film Role Notes
2000 Felicity Student 2 episodes
2000 Jesse Dawson 1 episode
2001 Providence Rolando 1 episode
2001 FreakyLinks Jamie Hallowell 1 episode
2001 Grounded for Life Jerry 1 episode
2001 Six Feet Under Man in flower shop 1 episode
2001–2003 Dawson's Creek Todd Carr 14 episodes
2002 Roswell 1 episode
2003 Fastlane Oliver Jax 1 episode
2003 Dragnet 1 episode
2004 The Division 1 episode
2005 CSI: Miami Brandon Pace 1 episode
2006 CSI: NY Tony DeLuca 1 episode
2007 Fallen Azazel 4 episodes
2008 Shark Donny Garland 1 episode
2008 The Unit Raheem 1 episode
2008 Californication Ronny Praeger 3 episodes
2009 Without a Trace Wyatt Brody 1 episode
2009 Kyle XY Michael Cassidy 10 episodes
2009 Supernatural Patrick 1 episode
2010 Hawthorne 1 episode
2010 Melissa & Joey Dylan 1 episode
2010–2011 90210 Miles Cannon 12 episodes
2011 The Online Gamer Mark 1 episode
2011 Suits Jones Debeque 1 episode
2012 White Collar Gordon Taylor 1 episode
2012 Bones Jocco Kent 1 episode
2012 Make It Or Break It Dr. Andrew Walker 2 episodes
2012 Hollywood Heights Nick Lynch 2 episodes
2012 The Mentalist Mo Kahn 1 episode
2012 Beauty & the Beast Chris Miller 1 episode
2013 True Blood King Charles II 1 episode
2013 Sons of Anarchy Kia Gahzi 1 episode
2013 Major Crimes Bruce 1 episode

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b NY Daily News (2011-03-08). "'Dawson's Creek': Where are they now?:Hal Ozsan (Todd Carr)". New York. Retrieved 2011-06-15. 
  2. ^ a b c Star Kibris. "Al Pacino ile aynı sahneyi paylaştı!". Retrieved 2011-06-15. 
  3. ^ a b Hurriyet. "Hollywood’da kendine hatırı sayılır bir kariyer yapmış bir Türk aktör Hal Ozsan". Retrieved 2011-06-15. 
  4. ^ MTV. "Poets & Pornstars". Retrieved 2011-06-15. 

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