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Jason Momoa        

Actor, Director & Environmental Activist; Known for "Game of Thrones" & "Aquaman"

Jason Momoa is an actor and director known for his diverse roles across television and film. He started his acting career with the TV series "Baywatch: Hawaii" and later rose to prominence with his portrayal of Ronon Dex in "Stargate Atlantis." Momoa achieved global fame with his performance as Khal Drogo on the hit TV series "Game of Thrones." His directorial debut came with the film Road to Paloma, which he also co-wrote. He has since appeared in numerous reputable series, such as the Discovery Channel's "Frontier" and Apple TV+'s "See."

Momoa's film career includes a significant role in the DC Extended Universe, where he portrayed Aquaman from 2016 to 2023. His performance was well-received, and he reprised his role in the ensemble film Justice League and its director's cut, Zack Snyder's Justice League, as well as in an Aquaman solo film released in late 2018. Other standout performances include his roles in the film Dune, the action film Fast X, and the Canadian horror action film Wolves. Momoa's diverse acting repertoire demonstrates his ability to immerse himself in different genres and character types.

Beyond his acting career, Momoa has shown a consistent commitment to developing a wide range of skills and interests. He attended the University of Hawaii and developed a passion for rock climbing and bouldering in his teens. His background in martial arts, specifically Jiu-Jitsu, further contributes to his physical prowess and discipline. Momoa's dedication to his Hawaiian and Polynesian heritage and his active involvement in environmental causes, such as protesting against the installation of a telescope on Hawaii's tallest mountain, demonstrate a strong sense of cultural identity and social responsibility. His passions also extend to music, as he plays the bass guitar, and he has been involved in the creation of the reality competition show "The Climb."

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