Jai Courtney

Biography

Born March 15, 1986 in Sydney, Australia, Courtney and his sister were raised in Sydney's leafy northwest suburbs, attending Galston Public School where their mother, Karen, was a teacher. His father, Chris, was a civil servant with the state electricity company, implying that there were no show business influences in the family when Jai caught the acting bug as a 10-year-old. He went on to develop his dramatic skills at Cherrybrook Technology High School. At 18, Courtney, like many of Australia's finest thespians before him, tried and failed to win a place at the country's leading acting school, the National Academy for Dramatic Art (NIDA).

Born March 15, 1986 in Sydney, Australia, Courtney and his sister were raised in Sydney's leafy northwest suburbs, attending Galston Public School where their mother, Karen, was a teacher. His father, Chris, was a civil servant with the state electricity company, implying that there were no show business influences in the family when Jai caught the acting bug as a 10-year-old. He went on to develop his dramatic skills at Cherrybrook Technology High School. At 18, Courtney, like many of Australia's finest thespians before him, tried and failed to win a place at the country's leading acting school, the National Academy for Dramatic Art (NIDA).

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Gender Male

Known Credits 14

Birthday 1986-03-15

Place of Birth --

Adult Actor False

Official Site -

Also Known As

  • Jai Alexander Courtney

Known For

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2016 Suicide Squad as Captain Boomerang
2015 Man Down as Devin Roberts
2015 Terminator Genisys as Kyle Reese
2015 Insurgent as Eric
2014 The Water Diviner as Lt-Col Cyril Hughes
2014 Unbroken as Hugh 'Cup' Cuppernell
2014 Felony as Detective Jim Melic
2014 Divergent as Eric
2014 I, Frankenstein as Gideon
2013 A Good Day to Die Hard as Jack McClane
2012 Jack Reacher as Charlie
2010 Spartacus(13 episodes) as Varro
2005 Boys Grammar as Alex
1900 The Exception as Capt Stefan Brandt

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