|David Lyons Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 10 in|
|Date of Birth||April 16, 1976|
David Lyons is an Australian actor, director, and writer who has gained acclaim with his on-screen roles like General Sebastian “Bass” Monroe in Revolution, Llyod in The Commons, Mike Diangelo in Seven Seconds, Dr. Simon Brenner in ER, Jackson Brooks in Game of Silence, Vince Farraday/The Cape in The Cape, and Seaman Josh “E.T.” Holiday in Sea Patrol. He has also been cast in movies such as Eat Pray Love, The Trials of Cate McCall, Safe Haven, Truth, Save Your Legs!, Storm Warning, and A Model Daughter: The Killing of Caroline Byrne.
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
David Lyons studied at Yarra Valley Grammar School from where he graduated in 1993. He then got enrolled at Australia’s National Institute of Dramatic Art (NIDA) and graduated with a degree in Performing Arts (Acting) in 2004.
Actor, Director, Writer
David Lyons has been signed with –
- United Management, Talent Management Company, Surry Hills, New South Wales, Australia
- Anonymous Content, Talent Management Company, Culver City, California, United States
5 ft 10 in or 178 cm
74 kg or 163 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
David Lyons has dated –
- Kari Matchett – With Canadian actress Kari Matchett, he has a son named Jude.
Race / Ethnicity
David Lyons Facts
- He made his first theatrical film appearance by playing the role of Jimmy in the horror film, Storm Warning, in 2007.
- He played the character named Ian in the 2010 American biographical romantic drama film, Eat Pray Love, starring Julia Roberts.
- From 2012 to 2014, David Lyons appeared as President/General Sebastian “Bas” Monroe, a former U.S. Marine Corps sergeant who co-founded the Monroe Republic, in the American post-apocalyptic science fiction television series, Revolution. He co-starred in the show alongside the likes of Billy Burke, Tracy Spiridakos, Giancarlo Esposito, Graham Rogers, and Elizabeth Mitchell.
- Alongside Josh Duhamel, Julianne Hough, and Cobie Smulders, he co-starred playing Detective Kevin Tierney, Katie’s abusive husband, in Safe Haven, a 2013 American romantic drama fantasy thriller film which is an adaptation of Nicholas Sparks’ 2010 novel of the same name.
- He was cast as Thomas Walker in the short thriller drama film, Penance, in 2014 and this role won him the Stellae Award for “Best Actor”.
- In 2018, David Lyons appeared as Mike DiAngelo in the Netflix crime drama streaming series, Seven Seconds, based on the Russian film The Major.
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