Echuca, Victoria, Australia
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Break out role in Vikings, and the lead of Warcraft.
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Travis Fimmel (born 15 July 1979 near Echuca, Victoria, Australia) is an Australian actor and former fashion model who currently resides in America. Fimmel grew up on a farm outside of Echuca, Victoria, Australia, as the youngest of three brothers. At the age of seventeen, Fimmel moved to Melbourne, Victoria to play football and study project management at RMIT University. However, his football career was cut short by a broken leg. He began modelling in 1998, when Fimmel was approached in a Melbourne gym by Matthew Anderson, a booker from Chadwick Models, with an offer to join the agency. Fimmel later rose to prominence as the star of Calvin Klein`s "Crave" advertising campaign and playing the title role in The WB network`s failed television series Tarzan. Fimmel was the first male model to sign a six figure deal to represent Calvin Klein exclusively. Fimmel has appeared in two music videos, for "I`m Real" by Jennifer Lopez and "Someone to Call My Lover" by Janet Jackson.
Paramount Motion Picture Corporations; latest Film, "Meet me in Las Vegas", Starring actress, Meg Ryan and actor Leonardo Decaprio with actor,Douglas Dorianne. as the role of "Nick Scott". Fimmel was starring with Patrick Swayze (until Swayze`s death) in the A&E television series The Beast, which premiered on January 15, 2009. On June 15, 2009, Entertainment Tonight announced that the show has been canceled due to Patrick Swayze`s pancreatic cancer. He portrayed a rookie FBI Undercover Agent, partnered with Swayze`s character, a veteran FBI agent. Fimmel starred 2009 in the American drama film Ivory and the psychological thriller Needle.
Furthermore, Travis Fimmel had a break out performance in The History Channel's series Vikings, in which he plays the lead, Ragnar Lothbrok. This performance led Fimmel to be cast as the main lead in the film Warcraft, directed by Duncan Jones, formally to be directed by Sam Raimi. The stories and characters were going to be different under Raimi.
Warcraft is based on the World of Warcraft video game which has around 10 million monthly subscribers world wide for the game, so the film could hypothetically be a big success. It is released in March of 2016. Principal Photography already completed there are two years of post production. Fimmel is the main lead, but his part is still unknown. Likely it is Anduin Lothar. This might make Travis Fimmel an enormous star.
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Travis Fimmel (born 15 July 1979) is an Australian actor and former model. He is best known for his high-profile Calvin Klein campaign, for co-starring opposite Patrick Swayze in the TV series The Beast and for his break-out role as Ragnar Lothbrok in the History Channel's critically acclaimed series Vikings.
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Actor, former model
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Management 360, Paradigm Talent Agency
Calvin Klein, L'Oreal
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Chris Fimmel (cattle farmer)
Jennie Fimmel (nurse)
Ivana Chubbuck (acting coach)
Extremely Bright Blue Eyes-though maybe contacts
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what a hot band. love all their music
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Would love to meet you before I die,
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We are unable to find our family pictures. We would like to order our pictu...
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