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Clifford Vivian Devon "Cliff" Curtis  (born 27 July 1968) is a New Zealand actor who has had major roles in film, including The Piano, Whale Rider, and Blow, and most recently has appeared in NBC's television series Trauma. He is also co-owner of independent film production company Whenua Films. Curtis, ethnically Māori, has on film portrayed a range of ethnicities, including Latin American and Arab characters. He has appeared as a character actor in many Hollywood films, while in New Zealand he is usually the main star.

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​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Clifford Vivian Devon "Cliff" Curtis  (born 27 July 1968) is a New Zealand actor who has had major roles in film, including The Piano, Whale Rider, and Blow, and most recently has appeared in NBC's television series Trauma. He is also co-owner of independent film production company Whenua Films. Curtis, ethnically Māori, has on film portrayed a range of ethnicities, including Latin American and Arab characters. He has appeared as a character actor in many Hollywood films, while in New Zealand he is usually the main star.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Cliff Curtis, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 48

Birthday 1968-07-27

Place of Birth Rotorua, Île du Nord, Nouvelle-Zélande

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2020 Avatar: The Way of Water as Tonowari
2018 The Meg as 'Mac'
2016 Risen as Yeshua
2015 Fear the Walking Dead(76 episodes) as Travis Manawa
2015 Last Knights as Lt. Cortez
2014 The Dark Horse as Genesis
2014 Gang Related(13 episodes) as Javier Acosta
2012 Missing(10 episodes) as Dax Miller
2012 A Thousand Words as Dr. Sinja
2011 Colombiana as Emilio
2010 The Last Airbender as Fire Lord Ozai
2009 Trauma(18 episodes) as Reuben 'Rabbit' Palchuck
2009 Crossing Over as Hamid Baraheri
2009 Push as Hook
2008 10,000 BC as Tic-Tic
2007 Live Free or Die Hard as Bowman
2007 Fracture as Detective Flores
2007 Sunshine as Searle
2006 The Fountain as Captain Ariel
2005 River Queen as Wiremu
2004 Spooked as Mort Whitman
2004 Fracture as Inspector Franklin
2004 Traffic(4 episodes) as Adam Kadyrov
2003 Runaway Jury as Frank Herrera
2003 Whale Rider as Porourangi
2002 Point of Origin as Mike Camello
2002 Collateral Damage as Claudio Perrini
2001 The Majestic as Prince Khalid
2001 Training Day as Smiley
2001 Blow as Pablo Escobar
2000 Jubilee as Billy Williams
1999 The Insider as Sheikh Fadlallah
1999 Bringing Out the Dead as Cy Coates
1999 Three Kings as Amir Abdullah
1999 Virus as Hiko
1998 Six Days Seven Nights as Kip
1998 Deep Rising as Mamooli
1996 Chicken as Zeke
1994 Hercules in the Underworld as Nessus
1994 Rapa Nui as Short Ears
1994 Once Were Warriors as Bully
1993 Desperate Remedies as Fraser
1993 The Piano as Mana

Production

2018 Merata: How Mum Decolonised the ScreenExecutive Producer
2012 Great ExpectationsExecutive Producer
2010 BoyProducer
2007 Eagle vs SharkProducer
2005 Tama TūProducer

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