Jason Clarke (actor)

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Jason Clarke
Jason Clarke by Gage Skidmore.jpg
Clarke in July 2013.
Born(1969-07-17) 17 July 1969 (age 45)
Winton, Queensland, Australia
Years active1995–present
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Jason Clarke
Jason Clarke by Gage Skidmore.jpg
Clarke in July 2013.
Born(1969-07-17) 17 July 1969 (age 45)
Winton, Queensland, Australia
Years active1995–present

Jason Clarke (born 17 July 1969) is an Australian actor.

Personal life[edit]

Clarke was born and raised in Winton, Queensland.[1][2] His father worked as a sheep shearer.[3]


Clarke has made many Australian television appearances, including Murder Call, Wildside, Home and Away, Blue Heelers, All Saints, Farscape, White Collar Blue, and Stingers. He played Tommy Caffee on the Showtime series Brotherhood. He has appeared in such films as The Human Contract, Death Race, Public Enemies, and Rabbit-Proof Fence.

Clarke played "Red" Hamilton in the 2009 film Public Enemies.[4] In April 2010, he was cast in the thriller film Texas Killing Fields.[5] He also played Detective Jarek Wysocki in the 2011 Fox series The Chicago Code.[6] He also played Dan in the 2012 film Zero Dark Thirty. Clarke also appeared in the 2012 film Lawless.[7][8] He played George Wilson in the 2013 remake of The Great Gatsby. He played Malcolm in the 2014 film Dawn of the Planet of the Apes.



1997Halifax f.p: Hard CorpsDetectiveTelevision film
1998TwilightYoung cop
1999SchmoozeBandShort film
1999KickNicholas Ratcliff
2000Our Lips Are SealedMacDirect-to-video
2000Better Than SexGuy C
2002FreeShort film
2002The OutsiderRay ChildressTelevision film
2002Rabbit-Proof FenceConstable Riggs
2003You Can't Stop the MurdersSlade
2003BlackJackTony Seaton (1973)Television film
2004Get Rich QuickFenris
2008Hole in the Paper SkyHoward FerpShort film
2008Under Still WatersAndrew
2008Death RaceDarryl Ulrich
2008The Human ContractJulian WrightDirect-to-video
2009Public EnemiesJohn "Red" Hamilton
2009U.S. AttorneyMichael RyanTelevision film
2010Wall Street: Money Never SleepsNew York Fed Chief
2010TrustDoug Tate
2011Yelling to the SkyGordon O'Hara
2011Texas Killing FieldsRule
2012LawlessHoward Bondurant
2012Zero Dark ThirtyDanNominated — Chicago Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actor
2013The Great GatsbyGeorge Wilson
2013White House DownEmil Stenz
2014300: Rise of an EmpireGreek prisoner beheaded by Artemisia
2014The Better AngelsThomas Lincoln
2014Dawn of the Planet of the ApesMalcolm
2015Child 44Anatoly BrodskyPost-production
2015Terminator: GenisysJohn ConnorPost-production
2015EverestRob HallPost-production


1995–1999Blue HeelersDean Crocker
Craig Dyer
Troy Harris
4 episodes
1996MercuryNathan Cohan
1996Diagnosis: MurderRick "Slick" BrooksEpisode: "A Model Murder"
1997Knots Landing: Back to the Cul-de-SacWillyMiniseries
1998Heartbreak HighWarren1 episode
1998WildsideDet. Con. Paul Moss2 episodes
1998Two Guys, a Girl and a Pizza PlaceHankEpisode: "Two Guys, a Girl and a Recovery"
1998Murder CallZac HartmanEpisode: "A View to a Kill"
1999–2000All SaintsEddie Furlong2 episodes
2000–2003StingersBrett Linton
Oliver Jensen
7 episodes
2001Flat ChatEpisode: "Dark & Stormy Night"
2001Head StartConstable RogersEpisode: "Out of the Blue"
2001The BillAgent VintenEpisode: "Beech on the Run"
2002Home and AwayChristopher 'Kick' Johnson5 episodes
2002–2003White Collar BlueRay Jarvis2 episodes
2003FarscapeCaptain Jenek4 episodes
2006–2008BrotherhoodTommy Caffee29 episodes
2011The Chicago CodeJarek Wysocki13 episodes


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