Cast list : What famous actors were in The 100? As one of the most popular (2014) TV shows, The 100 has made a huge impact on pop culture. To join in, Celebrity.fm decided to look back on the iconic series and its impressive roster of stars and cast.
In this Castlist, we show you the list of 8 famous Actors You Didn’t Know Were On The 100 in pictures.
What is The 100?
- The 100 (2014)
- Genres: Drama | Mystery | Sci-Fi
The 100 is a TV series launched in 2010. After a few months of its launch the TV show has already touched many fans. According to IMDB, the rating of the series is currently 7.7/10 and it ranks as one of the most popular series to date.
Set ninety-seven years after a nuclear war has destroyed civilization, when a spaceship housing humanity’s lone survivors sends one hundred juvenile delinquents back to Earth, in hopes of possibly re-populating the planet.
The series is set 97 years after a devastating nuclear war wiped out almost all life on Earth. The only known survivors are the residents of twelve space stations in Earth’s orbit prior to the war. The space stations banded together to form a single massive station named “The Ark”, wenis galore about 2,400 people live. Resources are scarce and all crimes no matter their nature or severity are punishable by death (“floating”) unless the perpetrator is under 18 years of age. After the Ark’s life support systems are found to be critically failing, one hundred juvenile prisoners are declared “expendable” and sent to the surface in a last ditch attempt to determine if Earth is habitable again. The teens arrive on a beautiful planet they’ve only seen from space. Confronting the dangers of this rugged new world, they struggle to form a tentative community. However they discover that not all humanity was wiped out. There are people on Earth who survived the war, called “grounders” by the 100….
Gallery : 8 Famous Actors You Didn’t Know Were On The 100
Over the course of seasons, numerous actors and other celebrities made an appearance or two on the show. Today we take a look at 8 Famous Actors were On ‘The 100’ that you might not remember:
Eliza Taylor : Clarke Griffin
Eliza Jane Taylor (born on 24 October 1989 in Melbourne, Australia) is an Australian actress who is perhaps best known for her regular role as “Janae Timmins” on the Australian television series Neighbours (1985). Eliza has just finished the feature film Patrick: Evil Awakens (2013), alongside Rachel Griffiths, and nabbed the lead in the CW pilot The 100 (2014). “The 100” is Taylor’s first American production.
Born October 24, 1989 in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Birth Name Eliza Jane Taylor-Cotter Nickname Liza-Loo Height 5′ 5″ (1.65 m)
Bob Morley : Bellamy Blake
Bob Morley was born on December 20, 1984 in Kyneton, Victoria, Australia as Robert Morley. He is an actor, known for The 100 (2014), Home and Away (1988) and Road Kill (2010). He has been married to Eliza Taylor since May 5, 2019.
Born December 20, 1984 in Kyneton, Victoria, Australia Birth Name Robert Morley Height 5′ 10″ (1.78 m)
Marie Avgeropoulos : Octavia Blake
Marie Avgeropoulos currently stars as “Octavia Blake” in the CW’s post-apocalyptic drama series, The 100 (2014). The Emmy- nominated series chronicles the surviving population living on a space station, called the ARK, who send a group of 100 delinquents down to earth. THE 100 set out to see if earth might still be inhabitable as supplies are running low on the ARK. Marie recently wrapped production on three independent films: Isolation (2015), Numb (2015) and A Remarkable Life (2016), slated for release in early 2016. Earlier this year, Marie was seen, opposite Taylor Lautner in the Lionsgate thriller, Tracers (2015). Other film credits for Marie include the 2011 Golden Globe-nominated 50/50 (2011), alongside movie veterans Seth Rogen & Joseph Gordon-Levitt, as well as her memorable premiere film role in the 2009 comedy, I Love You, Beth Cooper (2009), starring opposite Hayden Panettiere. Marie has also become a go-to TV actress with several guest appearances on hit shows, such as Supernatural (2005), Fringe (2008), Eureka (2006) and Human Target (2010). In 2013, Marie landed her break-out role in television in The CW’s Cult (2013), opposite Matthew Davis and Robert Knepper. Born and raised on the shores of Lake Superior in Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada Marie grew up fishing, hunting and camping spending most of her free time outdoors. She learned to play the drums at a young age, which has helped land her roles in various national commercials. Marie currently resides in Los Angeles.
Born June 17, 1986 in Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada Height 5′ 5″ (1.65 m)
Lindsey Morgan : Raven Reyes
As one of the most popular up and coming Latina actresses in the business, Lindsey Morgan has built an extensive resume between her work in television and film. She currently stars as series regular, Raven Reyes, on The CW’s popular scifi drama “The 100.” Born in Georgia, and raised in Texas, this half-Irish, half-Latin beauty discovered her love of theatre at a young age; and after starring in numerous high school productions such as: Little Shop of Horrors and Footloose, Lindsey knew that acting was her passion. After high school, Linds
ey was accepted to The University of Texas, Austin and decided to pursue a degree in Fine Arts with a specialization in Theater Arts in order to continue learning the craft of acting. Within her first year of college, Morgan continuously began booking commercials and print ads. It wasn’t long before casting agents took notice of her natural talent and she was later cast for small guest roles in some of television’s critically acclaimed series “My Generation” and “Friday Night Lights.” Realizing that her career was building at a swift pace, Morgan made the decision to move to Los Angeles to continue her work as a full-time film and TV actress. The risk was soon rewarded when she landed a role in the indie film “Detention” alongside Josh Hutcherson and Dane Cook. The film premiered at SXSW and was later released to select theaters by Sony Pictures to rave reviews. She later booked the lead in MTV’s original movie “DISconnected,” which was part of their “A Thin Line” campaign. The film and the campaign were developed in order to empower young people to identify, respond to, and stop the spread of digital abuse in their lives. The film premiered to much acclaim for its message to youth. Lindsey went on to star in the upcoming horror-comedy film “Chastity Bites” alongside Allison Scagliotti and Francia Raisa. Lindsey’s television work has included appearances on “How I Met Your Mother,” “Happy Endings,” “Supah Ninjas,” and “A Think Line.” She is still widely recognized for her work as a series regular in the ABC soap “General Hospital”, which garnered her a Daytime Emmy nomination for Outstanding Younger Actress in a Drama Series. In addition to her most television roles, Lindsey starred as a leading role in the Pixl television movie “Casa Vita.” She most recently wrapped production in the Edward Burns coming-of-age film, “Summertime.”
Born February 27, 1990 in Georgia, USA Birth Name Lindsey Marie Morgan Height 5′ 5″ (1.65 m)
Richard Harmon : John Murphy
Richard Harmon was born on August 18, 1991 in Canada. He is an actor and producer, known for The 100 (2014), I Still See You (2018) and The Age of Adaline (2015).
Born August 18, 1991 in Canada Height 5′ 9½” (1.77 m)
Paige Turco : Dr. Abigail Griffin
Paige Turco was born in Boston, Massachusetts on May 17, 1965. When she was a year old her father passed away and her mother moved them to Springfield, Massachusetts. As a child she studied to become a ballerina. She performed as a soloist with the New England Dance Conservatory, The Amherst Ballet Theatre Company and the Western Massachusetts Ballet Company, but her dreams were shattered when an ankle injury terminated her career as a dancer at the age of 14. She was forced to re-evaluate her career decision and focused on drama and musical comedies instead. Paige graduated from the University of Connecticut with a degree in drama. She landed her first soap opera part in 1987 in CBS’s Guiding Light (1952), as a troubled teenager who is adopted by a wealthy woman. The following year she transferred to ABC’s All My Children (1970), where she played Melanie Cortlant. In 1989 Paige left soaps and tried her luck on the big screen, starring in such films as Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Secret of the Ooze (1991) and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III (1993), The November Conspiracy (2000) and Vibrations (1996) before landing a lead role as Gail Emory in Shaun Cassidy’s controversial television series American Gothic (1995). The series was canceled after only one season. She met and fell in love with John Mese on the show and the couple got engaged shortly after it ended. Sh and Mese went on to work alongside each other in Dark Tides (1998) and R2PC: Road to Park City (2000) before the couple called off their engagement in 2001 and went their separate ways. Paige starred in many independent films, including Urbania (2000), Astoria (2000), Runaway Virus (2000) and The Pompatus of Love (1995) and had a few guest appearances in such television series as NYPD Blue (1993), Party of Five (1994), The Fugitive (2000) and Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999) before landing a lead role in Wolfgang Petersen’s and Shaun Cassidy’s series The Agency (2005). Paige played Terri Lowell, a graphical technician for the OTS department and sometimes field agent. “The Agency” lasted two seasons before being canceled by CBS. Paige recently finished filming two new movies, The Empath (2002) and Rhinoceros Eyes (2003).
Born May 17, 1965 in Boston, Massachusetts, USA Birth Name Jean Paige Turco Height 5′ 5″ (1.65 m)
Henry Ian Cusick : Marcus Kane
Born April 17, 1967 in Trujillo, Peru Height 5′ 10½” (1.79 m)
Henry Ian Cusick (born 17 April 1967) is a Peruvian actor and director. He is best known for his role as Desmond Hume on the U.S. television series Lost (2004), for which he received a Primetime Emmy Award nomination. He also starred as Stephen Finch in the ABC drama Scandal (2012), as Marcus Kane in the CW drama The 100 (2014), as Dr. Jonas Lear in the Fox drama The Passage (2019), and is now starring as Russ Taylor in the CBS drama MacGyver (2016). Cusick was born in Trujillo, Peru, to a Peruvian mother, Esperanza Rodriguez Chávez, and a Scottish father, Henry Joseph Cusick. When he was two, his family moved to Madrid, Spain, before moving to Trinidad and Tobago, where they lived for 10 years. There, Cusick attended Presentation College, San Fernando. He is fluent in both English and Spanish. Cusick’s first leading roles on stage were at Citizens Theatre in Glasgow, Scotland. They included Dorian Gray in ‘The Picture of Dorian Gray’ with Rupert Everett, Hamlet in ‘The Marovitz Hamlet,’ and Horner in ‘The Country Wife.’ His 1994 performances as Torquato Tasso in the Edinburgh International Festival production of ‘Torquato Tasso’ and as Creon in the Citizens Theatre production of ‘Oedipus’ earned him a special commendation at the 1995 Ian Charleson Awards for outstanding performance by a young actor in a classical theatre role. After appearing in recurring roles in television series such as Casualty (1986) and The Book Group (2002), he starred as Jesus Christ in the 2003 film The Visual Bible: The Gospel of John (2003). His largest role to date came in 2005, when he was cast as Desmond Hume in the ABC series Lost (2004). Cusick won the role when, while staying at the home of his friend Brian Cox, he met Cox’s next-door neighbor, Carlton Cuse, the executive producer of Lost (2004). Cusick stated he believes “a seed (was) planted, because they had been looking for either a Scottish or Irish character.” Cusick also directed a short film dress (2013), which won the Best Short Film award at the 2013 Hawaii International Film Festival.
Christopher Larkin : Monty Green
Born October 2, 1987 in Taegu, South Korea Birth Name Woon-Ha Chung Height 5′ 8½” (1.74 m)
Born in Taegu, South Korea. Adopted by parents of Irish and French-Canadian descent. Raised in Hebron, Connecticut. In 2001, Larkin was discovered by director Martha Coolidge and cast in the lead role of the young son in Hallmark Entertainment’s “The Flamingo Rising.” He then went on to train at the Greater Hartford Academy of the Arts before entering Fordham College at Lincoln Center as a theatre major. Midway through his sophomore year, Larkin made his professional theatre debut in the off-Broadway production o
f “Back from the Front.” Prior to college graduation, he took off the fall semester of his senior year to play the titular character in “Kafka on the Shore” at Steppenwolf Theatre in Chicago. He graduated in 2009.
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