More Henry Ian Cusick Bios & Profiles
Biography #2 (for Lost)Henry Ian Cusick trained at The Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama before joining the Citizens Theatre, where he played his first leading roles, including Dorian Gray in The Picture of Dorian Gray, Hamlet in The Marowitz Hamlet and Horner in The Country Wife. While at the Edinburgh International Festival, he appeared as Stolzius in The Soldiers and as Tasso in Torquato Tasso, for which he received a special commendation for the Ian Charleson Award.
Other theatrical credits include roles as Cassio in Othello, Demetrius in A Midsummer Nights Dream and Pompey in Antony and Cleopatra for the Royal Shakespeare Company; Green in Richard II, Arthur in The Machine Wreckers and Dollabella in Antony and Cleopatra for the Royal National Theatre; Nick in The LA Plays for The Almedia and Le Vicomte De Valmont in Les Liaisons Dangereuses for the Liverpool Playhouse.
On television Cusick appeared in numerous British productions, including starring roles in the series Casualty, The Book Group and Two Thousand Acres of Sky, a recurring role in Waking the Dead, guest starring roles in Happiness and Midsomer Murders, and leading roles in the telefilms Murder Rooms: The White Knight Stratagem, Dinosaur Hunters and Carla. He also starred in Scottish Television's Taggart. In the U.S. he had a recurring role last season on 24 and appeared in the Lifetime movie Perfect Romance.
His big screen credits include Possession, as well as the independent films Half Light, 9/Tenths, The Gospel of John, Richard II and The Contract.
Cusick was born in Peru and raised in Trinidad and Scotland. When not shooting in Hawaii, he lives in England with his wife, Annie, and their three boys -- Elias, Lucas and Esau.
Bio courtesy ABC for "Lost" (19-Nov-2006)
Biography #3 (for Gospel of John)Henry Ian Cusick brings a uniquely touching and human portrayal of Jesus to the screen in THE GOSPEL OF JOHN. Born in Peru, raised in Trinidad and Scotland, he now lives in England with his wife Annie and their three boys - Elias, Lucas and Esau.
Cusick trained at The Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama before joining the Citizens Theatre where he played his first leading roles including Dorian Gray in THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY, Hamlet in THE MAROWITZ HAMLET, Horner in THE COUNTRY WIFE. While at the Edinburgh International Festival, he appeared as Stolzius in THE SOLDIERS and as Tasso in TORQUATO TASSO, for which he received a special commendation for the Ian Charleson Award.
Other theatrical credits include roles as Cassio in OTHELLO, Demetrius in A MIDSUMMER NIGHTS DREAM and Pompey in ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA for the Royal Shakespeare Company; Green in RICHARD II, Arthur in MACHINE WRECKERS and Dollabella in ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA for the Royal National Theatre; Nick in THE LA PLAYS for The Almedia and Le Vicomte De Valmont in LES LIAISONS DANGEREUSES for the Liverpool Playhouse.
TV and Film credits include playing Gideon Mantell in DINOSAUR HUNTERS; Dr Talbot in 2000 ACRES OF SKY for 3 series; Matt in CARLA; Miles in THE BOOK GROUP (series regular) and Sgt. Michael Clark in MURDER ROOMS.
Bio courtesy ThinkFilm for "Gospel of John" (07-Nov-2003)