Steven Ogg

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Steven Ogg
Steven Ogg Plays as Trevor Phillips in the game Grand Theft Auto V 2014-01-29 07-59.jpg
BornCalgary, Alberta, Canada[1]
OccupationActor
Height6 feet 3 inches (1.91 m)
Children1
Website
www.stevenogg.com
 
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Steven Ogg
Steven Ogg Plays as Trevor Phillips in the game Grand Theft Auto V 2014-01-29 07-59.jpg
BornCalgary, Alberta, Canada[1]
OccupationActor
Height6 feet 3 inches (1.91 m)
Children1
Website
www.stevenogg.com

Steven Ogg is a Canadian actor,[2] best known for his role as voice actor and motion capture artist of Trevor Philips in the 2013 video game Grand Theft Auto V.[3] Ogg has also portrayed characters in various television series, such as Law & Order and Person of Interest.

Career[edit]

Early work[edit]

Ogg began his acting career in an advertisement for the National Film Board of Canada, before working in various theater productions. Following this, he became more focused on a career in sports, before an injury prevented him from pursuing such a career. After moving to New York, Ogg began acting professionally, appearing in television shows such as Law & Order and Third Watch, in addition to some theater work and Voice Acting.

After taking a break from acting so that he could build a house,[4] Ogg was hired by Rockstar Games as the voice actor and Motion Capture artist for Trevor Philips in their video game Grand Theft Auto V.[3] Following the release of the game, Ogg's character was critically acclaimed,[5][6] and he later had various public appearances, due to his portrayal.[7][8]

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

YearTitleRole
1999Giving it UpAndre
2002Thousand Dollar ShoesMichel Gilligan
2003Mail Order BridePavel
2013Out HereCarl
DisgraceThe Father
Black Dog, Red DogJoe Sr.
Kingdom ComingJames
He Never DiedAlex
Moondog AirwavesJack The Stranger

Television[edit]

YearTitleRoleNotes
2000Law & OrderMark Vee[1]Season 10, Episode 20
2001Third WatchShooterSeason 2, Episode 11
2013UnforgettableLarry YablonskiSeason 2, Episode 3
Person of InterestChuckSeason 3, Episode 1
2014Broad CityCreepy LocksmithSeason 1, Episode 4

Video games[edit]

YearTitleRoleNotes
2008Alone in the DarkVinnie[9]
2009Cursed MountainUnknown
2013Grand Theft Auto VTrevor PhilipsNOMINATED - Best Voice Actor in VGX 2013
NOMINATED - Best Male Character by Code Central
NOMINATED - Best Performer by Telegraph

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Molina, Brett. "Interview: Crime pays for 'Grand Theft Auto V' actors". USA Today. Retrieved 28 October 2013. 
  2. ^ Vandergaag, Chris (11 October 2013). "Steven Ogg, the man behind Trevor, the homicidal maniac in GTA V". Toronto Sun. Retrieved 2 November 2013. 
  3. ^ a b Sources that refer to Ogg's role as Trevor Philips in Grand Theft Auto V include:
  4. ^ Molina, Brett (9 October 2013). "Interview: Crime pays for 'Grand Theft Auto V' actors". USA Today. Retrieved 2 November 2013. 
  5. ^ Edge Staff (16 September 2013). "Grand Theft Auto V review". Edge. Retrieved 16 September 2013. 
  6. ^ Petit, Carolyn (16 September 2013). "Grand Theft Auto V Review: City of Angels and Demons". GameSpot. Retrieved 16 September 2013. 
  7. ^ Miller, Greg (30 September 2013). "New York Comic-Con 2013: Let's Hang Out". IGN. Retrieved 2 November 2013. 
  8. ^ "60 Seconds With Steven Ogg". IGN. 11 October 2013. Retrieved 2 November 2013. 
  9. ^ Homeyard, Chris (19 September 2013). "GTA V's voice actors and a bit about them". TNT Gamer. Retrieved 28 October 2013. 

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