British Columbia, Canada
Christopher Heyerdahl's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2009 - Cadavres
2009 - The Twilight Saga: New Moon
2007 - The Invisible
2004 - The Chronicles of Riddick
2004 - Blade Trinity
2004 - Catwoman
2004 - Le Dernier tunnel
2002 - India: Kingdom of the Tiger
1999 - Babel
1997 - Affliction
1996 - Silent Trigger
Guest TV Roles
Reverend Jimmy Criss
Jan van der Heyden
Half-Norwegian Christopher Heyerdahl is an actor best known for his role as Zor-El in the sci-fi series Smallville, as well as Leonid in the Are You Afraid of the Dark episode “The Thirteenth Floor” and as Nosferatu in the episode “Midnight Madness.” Born in British Columbia, Canada, is a gifted hockey player, having played for the Ottawa Senators. His other roles include the characters Halling and Wraith commander Todd in Stargate Atlantis and Pallan in an episode of Stargate SG-1, and the demon Alastair in three episodes of Supernatural. He also bagged a role in the film New Moon, an adaptation of the second book in the Twilight Saga. In 2008, he was cast in the sci-fi series Sanctuary.
- Performed at Canada's Stratford Festival in 1989 and 1990
- He is half Norwegian.
- 'Thor Heyerdahl' (qv) is a cousin of his father.
- He is a gifted hockey player, and was once asked to play for the Ottawa Senators.