Christopher Heyerdahl is a Canadian actor who played the Wraith Todd in Stargate Atlantis, Sam in Van Helsing and Hell on Wheels in “Swede”. This September, the 57-year-old actor will turn 58, but it looks like age is just number to him. Even now he looks young.
Caption: Christopher Heyerdahl
Christopher Heyerdahl: Early Life, Education, Family
Heyerdahl is of Norwegian and Scottish descent born on 18 September 1963 and he grew up in British Columbia, Canada. In the 1950s his father emigrated to Canada from Norway. Thor Heyerdahl was a cousin to his wife. Heyerdahl also speaks Norwegian and has been studying at Oslo University.
Christopher Heyerdahl: Career and achievements
In AMC’s Hell on Wheels, Heyerdahl is popular primarily for his recurring role as the mysterious “Swede.” The post-American Civil War drama premiered as AMC’s second-highest-rated original film. He’s also known for his role as Leonid in the dark’s Are You Afraid? Section “Thirteenth Floor” and in section “Midnight Madness” as Nosferatu, He played Halling and Wraith leader Todd in Stargate Atlantis and Pallan in the “Revisions” season of Stargate SG-1. Likewise, he used to play H. P. Lovecraft in Out of Mind movie: H’s Stories P. Lovecraft and punk in Cadavres, fresh at drug dealing.
Besides, his most notable role in the film was in New Moon, a feature film adaptation of Stephenie Meyer’s second book in her Twilight Saga. He’s played a vampire in this film, Marcus, who’s part of a strong Italian family called the Volturi. In both parts of Breaking Dawn, the two-part adaptation of the fourth book in the Twilight Saga, he reprised that role.
Caption: Christopher Heyerdahl as Marcus in Twilight saga
He also appeared on stage and was a member of the Stratford Festival Young Company in 1989 and 1990. Heyerdahl hosted a gala ceremony for the Leo Awards in 2015.
Christopher Heyerdahl: Personal life and wife
The 57-year-old actor is married. He exchanged vows with a beautiful woman, by trade, who is a school teacher. In fact, Heyerdahl’s wife introduced him to the Twilight saga. Christopher has however chosen not to disclose the name of his partner. It is interesting to know from him that he is a celebrity and always keeps his life personal. He’s happy with his spouse but enjoys keeping it very personal. Reports from both forms of departure never came to the media. In addition to his wife’s name, his children’s information is also not released.
Christopher Heyerdahl: Net Worth and social media
The actor is worth a net worth of $4 million. In addition, his main income stream is his acting job.
Likewise, talking about his social media availability, he is only available on Twitter by the name cheyerdahl. He has 13k followers on Instagram.
Christopher Heyerdahl: Body measurements
The actor has a sporty and proportional frame. Additionally, he is 1.93 m tall and weighs nearly 88 kgs. However, any further information regarding the actor’s body measurements is not accessible.