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Grant Bowler

Born in New Zealand, raised in Australia, he is a graduate of the esteemed Australian drama school NIDA, alongside other notable graduates including Mel Gibson, Cate Blanchett and Sam Worthington. 

Grant Bowler will next be seen as the male lead in Defiance, set to air on SyFy 2012. 2011 saw Bowler shoot four movies; Atlas Shrugged, The Killer Elite, The City of Gardens and Remains.

Bowler was last seen on the small screen as ‘Coot’, a Biker Werewolf in the award winning series in the hugely popular vampire franchise ‘True Blood’ on HBO.  He is best known for his work as a recurring character Connor Owens on ‘Ugly Betty’ and as Captain Gault in TV phenomena ‘Lost’.

Prior to basing himself in Los Angeles, Grant carried many successful Australian TV roles including dramas ‘Blue Heelers’, ‘Pacific Drive’, ‘All Saints’, ‘Something In The Air’, as well as starring in the mini series ‘Through My Eyes’ about the disappearance of Azaira Chamberlin, Lindy Chamberlin’s baby.  He’s also been seen in the widely viewed NZ crime drama ‘Outrageous Fortune’, where he was nominated as Best Supporting Actor at the 2010 Qantas Film and Television Awards.

Grant currently resides in Venice Beach, Los Angeles.