|Full Name Kyle Pryor|
Name Kyle Pryor
|Years active 2009–present|
Height 1.82 m
|Born 10 January 1984 (age 31) (1984-01-10) Surrey, England|
Movies and TV shows Home and Away, Nothing Trivial, White Lies, The Blue Rose
Similar People Bonnie Sveen, Steve Peacocke, Nic Westaway, Bridgette Sneddon, Tai Hara
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Kyle Pryor (born 10 January 1984) is an English-born New Zealand actor. He is perhaps best known for his role as Nate Cooper in the Australian soap Home and Away. Before that he was a stunt man on several films including Underworld: Rise of the Lycans. He also acted on several New Zealand based TV dramas including This Is Not My Life and Go Girls.
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Kyle pryor early life
Early and personal life
Kyle Pryor was born in Surrey in 1984. When he was 14, Pryor began training in the Korean Martial Art of Taekwondo. He competed in various National competitions, winning the British and English Championships in his weight and grade category. In 2003, he was awarded a 'Distinction' Black Belt. He studied Martial Arts for many years as well as gymnastics.
Between 2003 and 2006, he went to University of Worcester to complete a Joint Honours Bachelor of Arts in Media and Culture and Sports Science.
Pryor became engaged to his girlfriend of three years Julia-Rose O'Connor in 2017.
In the past, he was employed at a prison and at a scuba-diving centre.
Pryor emigrated to New Zealand in 2006 and he became a stuntman due to his fitness training and Martial arts skills on Underworld: Rise of the Lycans in 2009 and The Warrior's Way in 2010. He then studied with acting teacher, Mr Michael Saccente, (who has also taught Karl Urban, and Josh Thomson).
Pryor won the National Award for 'Most Extraordinary Performance' for his portrayal of Alex Puddle in CUZ at New Zealand's 48 Hour Furious Film Making Competition Grand Final in 2009.
He got his first major acting role as Marcus in the series Spartacus: Blood and Sand in 2010. In 2011, he appeared in Go Girls. He later starred in This Is Not My Life, a local New Zealand production, and in the ABC series Legend of the Seeker. Part of which was filmed in Bulgaria.
In late 2012, Pryor got full New Zealand Citizenship.
In 2013, the actor moved to Australia. He was considering returning to the UK, when he auditioned for the role of Andy Barrett in Home and Away in September 2013. He was unsuccessful, but was later cast as doctor Nate Cooper. Pryor made his final appearance as Nate on 5 June 2017 after 3 and a half years.