Biography

Skrein made his acting debut in Plan B's short film Michelle. Skrein got his first lead role in Plan B's Ill Manors. Skrein portrayed Daario Naharis in the third season of the television series Game of Thrones. However, in the fourth season of the series, he had been replaced by Dutch actor Michiel Huisman. Skrein states that "behind the scenes politics" had forced him to leave the show. In 2014, Skrein was cast in The Transporter: Refueled, replacing Jason Statham as the lead. Though the film was critically panned, his performance was praised. In 2016, Skrein played the lead villain, Ajax, in the blockbuster action film Deadpool.

On 23 October 2015 Skrein was cast in sci-fi thriller, Gateway 6, alongside Rhys Ifans, with Tanel Toom making his directorial debut. Filming will commence in Estonia in the spring of 2016. On 29 October 2015 Skrein was cast in psychological revenge thriller, In Darkness, alongside Natalie Dormer and Stacy Martin; principal photography will begin early 2016.

Skrein made his acting debut in Plan B's short film Michelle. Skrein got his first lead role in Plan B's Ill Manors. Skrein portrayed Daario Naharis in the third season of the television series Game of Thrones. However, in the fourth season of the series, he had been replaced by Dutch actor Michiel Huisman. Skrein states that "behind the scenes politics" had forced him to leave the show. In 2014, Skrein was cast in The Transporter: Refueled, replacing Jason Statham as the lead. Though the film was critically panned, his performance was praised. In 2016, Skrein played the lead villain, Ajax, in the blockbuster action film Deadpool.

On 23 October 2015 Skrein was cast in sci-fi thriller, Gateway 6, alongside Rhys Ifans, with Tanel Toom making his directorial debut. Filming will commence in Estonia in the spring of 2016. On 29 October 2015 Skrein was cast in psychological revenge thriller, In Darkness, alongside Natalie Dormer and Stacy Martin; principal photography will begin early 2016.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 23

Birthday 1983-03-29

Place of Birth Camden, London, England

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

Love Pool as Jimmy
Gateway 6
Born a King
2020 Maleficent 2
2019 Midway
2019 Alita: Battle Angel as Zapan
2018 If Beale Street Could Talk as Officer Bell
2018 Patrick as Oliver
2018 Tau as Alex Upton
2018 In Darkness as Marc
2016 Deadpool: From Comics to Screen... to Screen as Himself
2016 The Model as Shane White
2016 Deadpool as Francis Freeman / Ajax
2015 Kill Your Friends as Rent
2015 The Transporter Refueled as Frank Martin
2015 Tiger House as Callum
2014 Sword of Vengeance as Treden
2014 Northmen: A Viking Saga as Hjorr
2012 The Sweeney as David
2012 Ill Manors as Ed
2012 Piggy as Jamie
2011 Game of Thrones(3 episodes) as Daario Naharis
2008 Michelle

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