Joseph Gatt

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Joseph Gatt
Joseph Gatt
Gatt at the premiere of THOR in Hollywood, 2 May 2011
Born (1974-12-03) 3 December 1974 (age 40)
Notting Hill, London, England, U.K.
Occupation Actor
Website
http://josephgatt.com/

Joseph Gatt (born 3 December 1974) is an English actor.

Early life[edit]

Gatt was born and raised in Kensington, London to Maltese parents,[1] he began his professional training at the Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts, graduating with a Bachelor's degree.[2]

Career[edit]

Actor[edit]

After graduating from drama school in London, Gatt shot his first film role in Greece, playing opposite Oliver Reed, in Orpheus & Eurydice.[3][4] Among other roles, Gatt performed in Miss Saigon, produced by Cameron Mackintosh[5] 'Len Miller' in ITV's police drama The Bill[6] Saurian, for the Sci-Fi Channel[7][8] 'Incubus' in Killing Ariel[9] and 'Uber Phantom' in the horror film Pulse[10] produced by Wes Craven, and 'Luke' in Mary Lambert's vampire series 'Dark Path Chronicles'.[11] Gatt has also performed leading roles as a motion capture actor[12] for Sony Computer Entertainment including 24: The Game and 'Rohn' in Lair.

Gatt voices Lord Scourge in the LucasArts/BioWare game Star Wars: The Old Republic[13] and several characters on the game The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim.[citation needed]

Other recent roles for Gatt have been as Lars, a recurring guest-star in Illeana Douglas' Easy to Assemble, a guest-star in Eagleheart opposite Chris Elliott, as Rebecca Romijn's right-hand man Agent Hawk in the NBC series Chuck, and the role of Ponda Baba opposite Christian Slater in the Breaking, "Breaking In - Episode XIII".

Recently, Gatt portrayed The Albino in the hit HBO/Cinemax show Banshee opposite Antony Starr and Ben Cross.

Gatt was the motion capture for the character Kratos in God of War II and God of War III/

Gatt played "Frost Giant Grundroth" in Marvel Studios' Thor, opposite Anthony Hopkins and directed by Kenneth Branagh.

Gatt played Science Officer 0718 in the J. J. Abrams-directed Star Trek Into Darkness (2013).[14][15][16]

In 2013, he was cast as a Thenn warg, in the HBO series Game of Thrones.[17] In 2014 he played "The Mute" on Teen Wolf and "Tristan" on The 100.

Model[edit]

Gatt has sustained a successful career as a model in Europe and the United Kingdom working for Giorgio Armani, Vogue UK, British Telecom, Levi's, Northern Rock, Gucci and Guess Jeans among others.[18]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Joseph Gatt, SAG, Equity". Official Joseph Gatt site. Retrieved 2008-04-29. 
  2. ^ "National Council for Drama Training.". NCDT site. Archived from the original on 2008-03-08. Retrieved 2008-04-20. 
  3. ^ "Orpheus & Eurydice IMDB.". IMDB site. Retrieved 2008-04-29. 
  4. ^ "Orpheus & Eurydice Listing.". Top Ten Reviews. Retrieved 2008-04-29. 
  5. ^ "Miss Saigon cast.". Miss Saigon Programme / JosephGatt.com. Retrieved 2008-04-29. [dead link]
  6. ^ "'Piggy in the Middle' Imdb Listing.". IMDB. Retrieved 2008-04-29. 
  7. ^ "'Saurian' Imdb Listing.". IMDB. Retrieved 2008-04-29. 
  8. ^ "Horror Movies Database". Horror Movies Database. Retrieved 2008-04-29. 
  9. ^ "Killing Ariel". killing ariel website. Retrieved 2010-04-10. [dead link]
  10. ^ "Official 'Pulse' website.". 'Pulse the Movie' site. Retrieved 2008-04-29. 
  11. ^ "Dark Path Chronicles.". 'Dark Path Chronicles' site. Retrieved 2010-04-11. 
  12. ^ "Moby Games.". Moby Games developer website. 
  13. ^ BioWare (2011-12-20). "Star Wars: The Old Republic". Electronic Arts, LucasArts. Scene: closing credits, 9:50 in, English Cast. 
  14. ^ "Star Trek Sequel adds Thor Actor Joseph Gatt". The Wrap. Retrieved 2012-12-01. 
  15. ^ "Star Trek 2 casts Joseph Gatt". Screen Rant. Retrieved 2012-09-01. 
  16. ^ "Thor Actor Joseph Gatt joins Star Trek Sequel". Trek Movie. Retrieved 2012-09-01. 
  17. ^ Rubin, Julia Lynn (21 August 2013). "'Game of Thrones' Season 4 Casting News: Maltese-Born Actor Joseph Gatt Cast as Styr, Magnar of Thenn (PHOTO)". Headlines & Global News. Retrieved 22 August 2013. 
  18. ^ "Joseph Gatt Model Gallery.". Joseph Gatt Official Site. Retrieved 2008-04-29. 

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