Christopher Heyerdahl

TV Actor

Birthday September 18, 1963

Birth Sign Virgo

Birthplace Canada

Age 60 years old

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Played the Swede in Hell on Wheels and also had regular appearances on HBO's True Blood and SyFy's Stargate: Atlantis. 

Before Fame

His first credited role was in 1987, on an episode of 21 Jump Street, and he began devoting himself full time to acting by 1996. 


He played a vampire in two very different productions: the Twilight film franchise and HBO's True Blood. 

Family Life

He was born in British Columbia, to his parents of Norwegian and Scottish descent.

Associated With

Rachel Luttrell was his co-star on Stargate: Atlantis.