Israeli and Canadian actor who played the role of Sam Adama in the television series, Caprica and the role of Captain Sean Renard in the television series, Grimm. He portrayed the role of Parker in the 2004 film The Day After Tomorrow.
He was born in Israel, but moved to Montreal when he was seven years old and studied history before he started training in acting, which led him to graduate from Guilford School of Acting in England.
While playing roles in local Montreal theatre, he earned a nomination at Quebec's Theatre Awards, Masques Awards.
His parents are Russian and Jewish.
His character, Sam Adama on the television series, Caprica is the brother of Joseph Adama played by actor, Esai Morales.