David Lyons (Actor) Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

David Lyons Quick Info
Height 5 ft 10 in
Weight 74 kg
Date of Birth April 16, 1976
Zodiac Sign Aries
Eye Color Blue

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 LoveThe Trials of Cate McCallSafe HavenTruthSave Your Legs!, Storm Warning, and A Model Daughter: The Killing of Caroline Byrne.

Born Name

David Lyons

Nick Name


David Lyons as seen while speaking at the 2013 WonderCon at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California
David Lyons as seen while speaking at the 2013 WonderCon at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California (Gage Skidmore / Flickr / CC BY-SA 2.0)

Sun Sign


Born Place

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia


Australian nationality



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



David Lyons at the 2013 Comic Con
David Lyons at the 2013 Comic Con (Thibault / Flickr / CC BY-SA 2.0)


5 ft 10 in or 178 cm


74 kg or 163 lbs

Girlfriend / Spouse

David Lyons has dated –

  1. Kari Matchett – With Canadian actress Kari Matchett, he has a son named Jude.

Race / Ethnicity


Hair Color

Dark Brown

Eye Color


Sexual Orientation


Distinctive Features

Sparkling eyes

David Lyons pictured at the 2013 Monte-Carlo Television Festival
David Lyons pictured at the 2013 Monte-Carlo Television Festival (Frantogian / Wikimedia / CC BY-SA 3.0)

David Lyons Facts

  1. He made his first theatrical film appearance by playing the role of Jimmy in the horror film, Storm Warning, in 2007.
  2. He played the character named Ian in the 2010 American biographical romantic drama film, Eat Pray Love, starring Julia Roberts.
  3. 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.
  4. 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.
  5. 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”.
  6. In 2018, David Lyons appeared as Mike DiAngelo in the Netflix crime drama streaming series, Seven Seconds, based on the Russian film The Major.

Featured Image by Gage Skidmore / Flickr / CC BY-SA 2.0

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