Role Television actor
Name Colin Cunningham
Years active 1994-present
Education Vancouver Film School
|Full Name Colin Alexander Cunningham|
Parents Willie John Hanna, Kay Cunningham
Siblings Rainy Dan Lorell, Ron Cunningham
Nominations Gemini Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Guest Role Dramatic Series
Movies and TV shows Falling Skies, Elektra, The 6th Day, Living in Your Car, Best in Show
Similar People Connor Jessup, Robert Rodat, Mike Clattenburg, Rob Bowman, Douglas Coupland
Colin Alexander Cunningham (born 1966) is an American television and film actor. Cunningham is best known for his roles as John Pope in the TNT science fiction series Falling Skies and as Major Paul Davis on Stargate SG-1.
Colin cunningham falling skies as pope
Cunningham began his acting career when he was dared by a friend to audition for a role in a public casting call. He was a founding member of the Open Fist Theatre Company, and he studied directing at the Vancouver Film School.
He had a recurring role on Stargate SG-1 as USAF Major Paul Davis (15 episodes). Another major role was his portrayal of Brian Curtis, a crooked cop, in the popular, award-winning Canadian series Da Vinci's Inquest. He reprises the role of Brian Curtis in the 2006 sequel series, Da Vinci's City Hall. He appeared as Steven Lefkowitz in the short-lived jPod and in several episodes of The L Word. Other appearances include the Canadian series Flashpoint and in Sanctuary, where he plays the husband of a biologist friend of Henry Foss. His most notable role is as John Pope on Falling Skies
He starred as an anti-clone activist named Tripp in the 2000 thriller The 6th Day, and as the character McCabe in the 2005 film Elektra.
He wrote, directed, and starred in a short film titled Centigrade, a contemporary thriller. It was the winner of the 2007 Kick Start Award.
He currently stars as master of ceremonies Julian Slink in the Syfy series Blood Drive.