Christopher Heyerdahl Biography
Quick Facts Christopher Heyerdahl
- NameChristopher Heyerdahl
- Birth NameChristopher Heyerdahl
- Working ForMovies
- Net Worth$ 2 million
- Eye ColorBlue
- Hair ColorBrown
- Weight in KGN/A
- Affair withN/A
- AwardsGemini Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Supporting Role in a Dramatic Series
- TV ShowHell on Wheels
A Canadian actor, Christopher Heyerdahl is better known for portraying his role as The Swede in Hell on Wheels. For the role, Heyerdahl was able to win an ACTRA Montreal Award and was also nominated for other awards including Leo Award and Golden Maple Award.
Furthermore, his other popular movie roles include Scorpion and Beauty & the Beast. The multi-award winner, Heyerdahl is married to his beautiful wife. Scroll down to know more about Heyerdahl’s early life, education, net worth, salary, career, personal life, awards, cars, and houses.
Christopher Heyerdahl Early life and Education
Christopher Heyerdahl was born on 18th September 1963, in British Columbia, Canada and belongs to Norwegian and Scottish descent. In the 1950s his father emigrated to Canada from Norway.
Norwegian Adventurer Thor Heyerdahl was a cousin of his father. Heyerdahl graduated from the University of Oslo. Moreover, he can also speak the Norewign language.
Christopher Heyerdahl Acting Career
In 1987, Christopher Heyerdahl made his acting debut through the movie 21 Jump Street as Jake. And after a long gap, Heyerdahl starred in 1993 movie Are You Afraid of the Dark? as Leonid. Likewise, in 1994, he starred in three movies including Highlander III: The Sorcerer, The Maharaja’s Daughter, and Warrior.
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Later in 1996, Heyerdahl decided to give his full time on acting and starred in the movies like Silent Trigger, Twists of Terror and Rowing Through. Moreover, his other movies credits include as Hettinger in The Peacekeeper and as Arthur in The Hunger.
Heyerdahl’s career breakthrough came after he portrayed the role of The Swede in the 2011 series Hell on Wheels. He regularly appeared in the series until 2016 and further won ACTRA Award. Furthermore, he was also nominated for Golden Maple Award and Leo Award.
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Similarly, Heyerdahl has won Leo Award for his roles in the movies like Eadweard, The Collector, Sanctuary and R.L. Stine’s The Haunting Hour. Moreover, he is also the regular cast on HBO’s True Blood and SyFy’s Stargate: Atlantis. Likewise, in 2018. Heyerdahl was nominated for Canadian Screen Award for his role in 2016 movie Van Helsing.
Christopher Wife, Dating, Married, Dating, Relationship
The 54 years old renowned actor, Christopher Heyerdahl is widely known for his different roles in movies and television series. With his incredible acting skills and stunning looks, Heyerdahl has won the hearts of numerous fans and his fans are excited to know about his wife or girlfriend.
Although he is widely known for his romantic roles on the screen, Heyerdahl often keeps his personal details a secret. However, Heyerdahl is already married.
In an interview, Heyerdahl mentioned that he was made aware of the book Twilight by his wife, who is a high school teacher and credited his wife sharing knowledge about the book.
However, he didn’t reveal more information about his wife. Furthermore, it is still unknown whether he has children or not. Whatever it is we wish him a successful married life ahead and hope he soon reveals everything about his wife and children.
Christopher Heyerdahl Net Worth, Income, Earning
The multi-award winner, Christopher Heyerdahl has earned a good sum of money in his career and is living a lavish life. His main source of income is through an acting career and has earned an astonishing amount of money. Heyerdahl is still active in the field of acting since long.
Allocating information from several sources, as of 2018, it is estimated that his current net worth is around $4 million.