Daniel Cudmore

Daniel Cudmore

Born: January 20, 1981
Age: 37
Birthplace: Squamish, British Columbia, Canada
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Biography

Daniel Cudmore (born January 20, 1981) is a Canadian actor and stuntman. He is perhaps best known for his roles as the mutant Piotr Rasputin / Colossus in the X-Men film franchise, and as the Volturi Felix in the Twilight Saga films.

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Personal life

Cudmore was born and raised in Squamish, British Columbia, to English parents Sue Bailey, who works for the British Columbia Film Commission, and Richard Cudmore, a doctor. Cudmore is the middle of three boys, all over 6'6". He is married and has a child.

Cudmore attended Gannon University and was a member of the football team (2000-02). He is a former forward for the Capilano Rugby Football Club in Vancouver. His older brother Jamie Cudmore is a member of the Canadian Rugby World Cup team. His younger brother, Luke, also plays for Capilano RFC.

Career

Cudmore's first major role came in 2003 when he appeared as Piotr Rasputin in the second installment of the X-Men film franchise, X2. He auditioned for the title role in Superman Returns, but lost the role to Brandon Routh. He portrayed the Volturi Felix in The Twilight Saga: New Moon, The Twilight Saga: Eclipse, and The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1. On July 11, 2012 it was confirmed that Cudmore will portray Master Chief Petty Officer John-117 in the live-action Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn web series.

Cudmore reprised the role of Colossus in X-Men: Days of Future Past, in which he reteamed with Twilight co-star Booboo Stewart. Cudmore announced on February 17, 2015 that while Colossus would appear in the Deadpool film, he would not return to the role after he declined the offer when he was informed that his voice would be dubbed by a different actor, in which he was replaced by Stefan Kapičić who provided the character's voice.

Filmography

Film

Year Film Role Notes
2003 X2: X-Men United Piotr "Peter" Rasputin / Colossus
2004 A Very Cool Christmas Gym Guy
2005 Are We There Yet? Baseball player
2005 Alone in the Dark Agent Barr
2006 X-Men III: The Last Stand Piotr "Peter" Rasputin / Colossus
2009 Driven to Kill Young Guy
2009 The Twilight Saga: New Moon Felix
2009 Revolution Bito TV movie
2010 Icarus Hit Man #2
2010 Merlin and the Book of Beasts Dragon Knight TV movie
2010 The Twilight Saga: Eclipse Felix
2010 A Night for Dying Tigers Dave
2010 Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief Minotaur
2011 Rites of Passage Moose
2011 To the Mat Jordy TV movie
2011 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1 Felix
2012 The Baytown Outlaws Lincoln Oodie
2012 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2 Felix
2012 Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn Master Chief Petty Officer John-117
2013 Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Sea of Monsters Manticore
2014 X-Men: Days of Future Past Piotr "Peter" Rasputin / Colossus
2015 12 Rounds 3: Lockdown Gideon
2016 Warcraft
2016 Legends of the Hidden Temple Thak
2017 Devil in the Dark Glen
2018 X-Men: Dark Phoenix Piotr "Peter" Rasputin / Colossus

Stunts

Year Television Role Notes
2007 Aliens vs Predator: Requiem
2008 Supernatural stunt performer "I Know What You Did Last Summer"
2009 Psych stunt performer "Lassie Did a Bad, Bad Thing"
2009 Knights of Bloodsteel stunt performer
2009 Driven to Kill stunt actor
2009 The Hole stunt double: Monster Dad
2010 Merlin and the Book of Beasts stunt performer
2012 True Justice stunt actor: Thug #4 "Street Wars: Part 1"

Television

Year Television Role Episode
2003 Stargate SG-1 Jaffa #1 "Homecoming"
2004 The Collector Little Man #3 "The Miniaturist"
2007 Masters of Horror Deputy #2 "The Washingtonians "
2008 The Backshop Show Chuck "Why Do They Call You 'Reach'?"
2012 Fringe Daniel Hicks "Nothing as It Seems"
2013 The True Heroines Harold "What'll I Do?"
2015 Comedy Bang! Bang! Deadeye Darrell Dean "Jack Black Wears an Embroidered Cowboy Shirt and Ox Blood Sneakers"
2016 Arrow Jackhammer "Code of Silence"

[ Source: Wikipedia ]