Won his breakout role on Baywatch Hawaii when he was selected from more than 1,100 aspiring actors who responded to a cattle call.
Wore a wig in the fifth season of Stargate: Atlantis (2005-09) after shaving off his signature dreadlocks when filming wrapped on Season 4. After six-plus years, my head and neck were starting to hurt a lot," he told TV GUIDE.
An avid runner, mountain biker and rock climber.
2011, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series: Nominee
Nakoa-Wolf Manakauapo Namakaeha Momoa — Son
Lisa Bonet — Wife
Simone Mackinnon — Ex-fiancée
Coni Momoa — Mother
Lola Iolani Momoa — Daughter
Attended University of Hawaii, Hawaii, United States; attended Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado, United States; attended Des Moines Area Community College, Des Moines, Iowa, United States