Jason Momoa

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United States
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Jason Momoa Bio

Who is Jason Momoa

Jason Joseph Namakaeha Momoa is a well established American actor, director, writer, producer and former model who is prominent for his role in HBO's fanatasy series, Game of Thrones as Khal Drogo and in Stargate atlantis as character Ronan Dex.

Early Life (Childhood)

Jason was born in honolulu, Hawaii, United States and was raised in Norwalk, Iowa. Before entering cinema, he began as a student of marine biology in the Florida keys and then transferred his major to wildlife biology in Colorado .

Interesting Facts

Hi is currently 35 years of age . He has taken up pastel painting classes in Paris and also studied Buddhist techniques in Tibet. Two of his nephews are surfers, Brian Keaulana and Rusty Keaulana. He comes from both German and Hawaiian ancestry.

Personal Life

He met actress Lisa Bonnet in 2005 through a mutual friend and later they gave birth to a daughter named Lola Iolani on July 23, 2007 after which shortly in November 15 2007 , the couple married. They gave birth to a son named Nakoa- Wolf .

Achievement

Jason had won Hawaii model of the Year in 1999. He won CinemaCon Award for Rising Male Star in 2001 for his role in movie, Conan the Barbarian as character Conan and also the same for his performance in Game of Thrones.

Rumor

There arose a controversy when he was slashed with a broken bear glass in the face at the Birds cafe ,located in Hollywood California, for which he received 140 stitches. There were rumors that he was under a fight.