Paul Telfer (actor)

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Paul Telfer
Born(1979-10-30) 30 October 1979 (age 34)
Paisley, Renfrewshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
OccupationActor
Years active2002–present
 
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Paul Telfer
Born(1979-10-30) 30 October 1979 (age 34)
Paisley, Renfrewshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
OccupationActor
Years active2002–present

Paul Telfer (born 30 October 1979 in Paisley, Scotland) is a British actor, who has lived and worked in both his native United Kingdom and the United States. Telfer graduated with First Class honours in Film Studies from the University of Kent at Canterbury in 1999.[1]

Career[edit]

He has appeared in episodes of two Sky One series: Is Harry on the Boat?[citation needed] (2002) (as Matt) and Mile High[citation needed] (2003) (as Rory).

Telfer has also appeared in a series of ancient history and mythological epics: as Gannicus in the 2004 TV movie Spartacus,[citation needed] Hephaestion in the 2007 movie Young Alexander the Great[citation needed] and the title role in the 2005 TV miniseries Hercules.[1][2]

In 2007, Telfer appeared in five episodes of the second series of the BBC drama Hotel Babylon (as Luke),[1] and also in the TV series NCIS,[citation needed] (as Marine Corporal Damon Werth). The episode, "Corporal Punishment", was broadcast on CBS in the United States. He also appeared in 2 episodes in season 7, "Outlaws and In-laws" and "Jack Knife" as Damon Werth.

Telfer has also lived in New Zealand during the past few years, and has co-written theatre work.[citation needed] Away from acting, he posed nude in the women's magazine Cosmopolitan in support of the testicular and prostate cancer charity Everyman.[citation needed]

He appeared in the 2011 movie Son of Morning.[citation needed]

In 2012, he appeared in The Vampire Diaries, episode four The Five as Alexander.[citation needed]

Filmography[edit]

Film
YearTitleRoleNotes
2008Miss ConceptionLuca
2010Young Alexander the GreatHephaestion
2011Son of MorningGlenn
Television
YearTitleRoleNotes
2002Is Harry on the Boat?MattEpisode 1.03
2004SpartacusGannicus
2004Mile HighRoryEpisode 1.01
2005HerculesHercules
2007Hotel BabylonLuke5 episodes
2007–2010NCIS: Naval Criminal Investigative ServiceDamon Werth3 episodes
2012–2013The Vampire DiariesAlexander3 episodes
2012Co-op of the DamnedZombie Bill1 episode
2013Body of ProofTanner Brennan1 episode

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Hotel Babylon – second series coming soon to BBC One", BBC, retrieved 2011-07-08
  2. ^ Byrne, Bridget (2005) "Dalton finds niche in NBC's 'Hercules'", Chicago Tribune, 11 May 2005, p. 8

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