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Aaron Stanford Biography

Birth Place:
Westford, Massachusetts, United States

Fast Facts

  • Graduated magna cum laude from Rutgers University
  • Studied acting at the London Academy of Theatre
  • In his film debut, 2002's Tadpole, he played a 15-year-old (he was 23 at the time) in love with his stepmother (Sigourney Weaver)
  • Best known for portraying Pyro in X-Men 2: United (2003) and X-Men: The Last Stand (2006)
  • In 2009, made notable guest appearances on Law & Order: Criminal Intent and Mad Men
  • After playing the title role of a missing college pal on the short-lived suspense drama ABC's Traveler (2009), he signed on to portray a quirky computer expert on the CW's Nikita


  • David Stanford -- Brother
  • Don Stanford -- Father
  • Judith Stanford -- Mother