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Jason Momoa

Actor Jason Momoa
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Profession: Actor

Nationality:
United States of America
American

Why Famous: Of part Hawaiian decent Jason Momoa was actually brought up in Iowa before later moving to Hawaii and landing a role in the TV series Baywatch at 19.

From 2004 he appeared in the cult series "Stargate Atlantis" going on to land a part in the hugely popular TV series "Game of Thrones" in 2011 as Khal Drogo.

More recently Momoa has played the superhero Aquaman in the DC film Universe, most notably starring in "Aquaman" (2018) opposite Amanda Heard.

Born: August 1, 1979
Birthplace: Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
Age: 41 years old

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Leo

Historical Events

  • 2018-11-26 DC superhero film "Aquaman" directed by James Wan starring Jason Momoa and Amber Heard premieres in London

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