|Real Name:||David Dastmalchian|
|Born:||July 21, 1977|
|Originally From:||Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA|
Life & Career
David Dastmalchian is originally from Kansas. He moved to Chicago, IL, to study acting at The Theatre School, DePaul University. After college, David worked as a professional fisherman in Alaska, a circus performer, movie theatre usher and playwright. He is an ensemble member of Shattered Globe Theatre Company and Caffeine Theatre in Chicago.
- Has twice portrayed a disciple of the popular Batman villain the Joker. First, in 2008's The Dark Kight, as a henchman of Heath Ledger's iconic iteration of the classic character. Then in Season 3 of Gothom he plays Dwight, the leader of a cult inspired by Cameron Monahan's TV version of the clown prince of crime.
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