Ozsan in Dec. 2017
26 October 1976
|Occupation||Actor, screenwriter, producer, singer-songwriter|
Halil Özşan (//; born 26 October 1976) is a Turkish Cypriot-born British actor, screenwriter and producer. As an actor he is best known for various series regular and recurring roles on shows such as, Jessica Jones, The Blacklist, Graceland, Impastor, 90210, Kyle XY and Dawson's Creek. As a screenwriter and producer he is best known as Co-Executive Producer and co-writer of the Viceland comedy What Would Diplo Do? starring James Van Der Beek.
Ozsan was born to Turkish Cypriot parents in Famagusta, Cyprus. At the age of three, he moved to England with his family and was raised in the London suburb of Havering. At the age of 11, he gained admission to Brentwood School, receiving a distinction for drama.
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, followed by a main role in the miniseries Fallen and a recurring role in Kyle XY. Ozsan's first film appearance was in the film S1m0ne. He was the singer-songwriter for the rock band Poets and Pornstars; in 2008, he left the band to return to acting full-time. His songs have appeared in several films and television shows, including Californication, So You Think You Can Dance, Little Athens and Undead or Alive. Many other television shows and films were to follow.
|2004||Helter Skelter||Joey Dimarco||Television film|
|2005||Guy in Row Five||Billy|
|2007||Children of Wax||Hakan|
|2011||The Back-Up Bride||Serge Prozorofsky||also known as Head Over Spurs in Love|
|2011||Peach Plum Pear||Nils Hutchinson|
|2012||For the Love of Money||Abe|
|2014||Private Number||Michael Lane|
|2000||Felicity||Long-haired guy||Episode: "Revolutions"|
|2000||Felicity||Student, stoner guy||Episode: "Running Mates"|
|2000||Jesse||Dawson||Episode: "First Blood"|
|2001||Providence||Rolando||Episode: "Big Night"|
|2001||FreakyLinks||Jamie Hallowell||Episode: "Subject: Still I Rise"|
|2001||Grounded for Life||Jerry||Episode: "You Can't Always Get What You Want"|
|2001||Nash Bridges||Eric||Episode: "Blood Bots"|
|2001||Six Feet Under||Man in flower shop||Episode: "Life's Too Short"|
|2001–2003||Dawson's Creek||Todd Carr||12 episodes|
|2002||Roswell||Adam Chase||Episode: "Ch-Ch-Changes"|
|2003||Fastlane||Oliver Jax||Episode: "Dosed"|
|2003||Dragnet||N/A||Episode: "The Magic Bullet"|
|2004||The Division||Sheryl's manager||Episode: "The Box"|
|2005||CSI: Miami||Brandon Pace||Episode: "Game Over"|
|2006||CSI: NY||Tony DeLuca||Episode: "Open and Shut"|
|2007||Fallen||Azazel||Miniseries; 4 episodes|
|2008||Shark||Donny Garland||Episode: "One Hit Wonder"|
|2008||Californication||Ronny Praeger||3 episodes|
|2008||The Unit||Raheem||Episode: "Shadow Riders"|
|2009||Kyle XY||Michael Cassidy||10 episodes|
|2009||Without a Trace||Wyatt Brody||Episode: "Skeletons"|
|2009||Supernatural||Patrick||Episode: "The Curious Case of Dean Winchester"|
|2010–2011||90210||Miles Cannon||12 episodes|
|2010||Hawthorne||Dr. Andrew Lee||Episode: "Picture Perfect"|
|2010||Melissa & Joey||Dylan||Episode: "Boy Toys 'R' Us"|
|2011||Suits||Jones Debeque||Episode: "Play the Man"|
|2012||White Collar||Gordon Taylor||Episode: "Stealing Home"|
|2012||Bones||Jocco Kent||Episode: "The Suit on the Set"|
|2012||Make It or Break It||Dr. Andrew Walker||2 episodes|
|2012||Hollywood Heights||Nick Lynch||Episode: "Max Looks for Answers"|
|2012||Beauty & the Beast||Chris Miller||Episode: "Trapped"|
|2013||The Mentalist||Harry Clarkson||Episode: "Days of Wine and Roses"|
|2013||True Blood||King Charles II||Episode: "In the Evening"|
|2013||Major Crimes||Bruce||Episode: "Poster Boy"|
|2013||Sons of Anarchy||Kia Ghanezi||Episode: "Straw"|
|2014||Bad Teacher||Navid||Episode: "Nix the Fat Week"|
|2014||Hieroglyph||Bek Penroy||Episode: "Pilot"|
|2014||The Blacklist||Ezra||5 episodes|
|2015||Young & Hungry||Charles D'Arby||Episode: "Young & Part Two"|
|2015||Impastor||Kenny Banderas||3 episodes|
|2015||Graceland||Germaine Marsden||4 episodes|
|2016||Code Black||Viktor||1 episode|
|2016||The Clan of the Cave Bear||Brun||Pilot|
|2018||Jessica Jones||Griffin Sinclair||6 episodes|
|2011||The Online Gamer||Mark||4 episodes|
|2011||Level 26: Dark Revelations||Labyrinth||6 episodes|
|2013||Killzone Shadow Fall||Gresham||Voice|
- "Hal Ozsan". Facebook. 11 June 2015. Retrieved 26 March 2016.
- on YouTube
- NY Daily News (8 March 2011). "'Dawson's Creek': Where are they now?:Hal Ozsan (Todd Carr)". New York. Retrieved 15 June 2011.
- "What Would Diplo Do? - IMDbPro".
- Star Kibris. "Al Pacino ile aynı sahneyi paylaştı!". Retrieved 15 June 2011.
- Hurriyet. "Hollywood'da kendine hatırı sayılır bir kariyer yapmış bir Türk aktör Hal Ozsan". Retrieved 15 June 2011.
- MTV. "Poets & Pornstars". Retrieved 15 June 2011.
- "What Would Diplo Do?: Season 1". Rotten Tomatoes.