Apr. 17th, 1967
Henry Ian Cusick's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2007 - Hitman
2006 - Half Light
2003 - The Visual Bible, The Gospel of John
Guest TV Roles
Dr. Trent Marsh
Henry Ian Cusick is a Scottish-Peruvian stage, television, and film actor.
He is well known for his role as Desmond Hume on the U.S. television series Lost, for which he received a Primetime Emmy Award nomination. He starred in the ABC drama Scandal, as Stephen Finch, but did not return for the second season.
- His mother is Peruvian and his father is Scottish. He was raised in Trinidad and Tobago and Scotland.
- Special commendation for the Ian Charleson Award 1994 (Best performance by an actor under 30 in a classical role).
- He was kicked out of The Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama before joining the Glasgow Citizens Theatre where he performed for a number of years. He also performed with The Royal Shakespeare Company, Royal National Theatre, The Almeida, Liverpool Playhouse, Babel Theatre Company, 7:84 Theatre Company (Scotland) to name a few...
- Speaks fluent Spanish.
- He auditioned for _Lost (2004)_ (qv) by putting himself on DVD in London and sending it off to LA.
- Has three sons: Elias, Lucas and Esau.