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Jason Momoa


Joseph Jason Namakaeha Momoa was born on August 1, 1979 in Honolulu, Hawaii. He is the son of Coni (Lemke), a photographer, and Joseph Momoa, a painter. His father is of Hawaiian descent and his mother, who is from Iowa, is of mostly German ancestry. Jason was raised in Norwalk, Iowa by his mother. After high school, he moved to Hawaii where he ... See full bio »

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Known For

Stargate: Atlantis
Stargate: Atlantis Ronon Dex
(2005-2009)
Conan the Barbarian
(2011)
Baywatch
Baywatch Jason Ioane
(1999-2001)
Bullet to the Head
(2012)

Filmography

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 2018 Braven (post-production)
Joe Braven
  Just Cause (announced)
Rico Rodriguez
 2014-2015 Drunk History (TV Series)
Jean Lafitte / Jim Thorpe
- New Orleans (2015) ... Jean Lafitte
- Sports Heroes (2014) ... Jim Thorpe
 2014 Debug
I Am
 2014 Wolves
Connor
 2009 The Game (TV Series)
Roman
- The Wedding Episode (2009) ... Roman
- Put a Ring on It (2009) ... Roman
- Hill Street Blues (2009) ... Roman
 2005-2009 Stargate: Atlantis (TV Series)
Ronon Dex
- Vegas (2008) ... Ronon Dex (credit only)
- Identity (2008) ... Ronon Dex
- Infection (2008) ... Ronon Dex
- Brain Storm (2008) ... Ronon Dex
 2007 Pipeline
Kai
 2004-2005 North Shore (TV Series)
Frankie Seau
- The End (2005) ... Frankie Seau
- The Ex-Games (2005) ... Frankie Seau
- Shark (2005) ... Frankie Seau
- Catwalk (2004) ... Frankie Seau
- Sucker Punch (2004) ... Frankie Seau
 2003 Tempted (TV Movie)
Kala
 2003 Baywatch: Hawaiian Wedding (TV Movie)
Jason
 1999-2001 Baywatch (TV Series)
Jason Ioane
- Rescue Me (2001) ... Jason Ioane
- Trapped (2001) ... Jason Ioane
- The Return of Jessie (2001) ... Jason Ioane (credit only)
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Other Works:

Jason recently appeared in the a Lifetime original movie called "Tempted" (2003). He plays Kala, the father of a 15 year old named Billy, who falls for Emma Burke, an unhappily married mother of two.

Publicity Listings:

5 Interviews | 3 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 3 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


Height:

6' 4" (1.93 m)
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Personal Quote:

I was 19 and folding T-shirts in a surf shop. And I got chosen out of 1,300 people to play a leading role on 'Baywatch Hawaii'. I didn't even know how to act. It took me five years to get an agent after [that]. No one would take me seriously after 'Baywatch'. I lived in the shadow of that for a long time. See more »

Trivia:

He shares one middle name, Namakaeha, with his father. See more »

Trademark:

Has three moles to the side of his left eye. See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

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