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Grant Bowler Biography

Birth Place:
Auckland, New Zealand

Fast Facts

  • Toured extensively with the Australian theater company Bell Shakespeare, appearing in productions of Romeo and Juliet, Richard III, Hamlet and The Merchant of Venice
  • Met wife Roxane Wilson when they were cast as lovers in the 1999 film Change of Heart
  • Struggled for his first five years in the U
  • S
  • to find work and to make ends meet
  • Nominated for Best Supporting Actor at the 2010 Qantas Film and Television Awards for his role on the New Zealand television comedy-drama Outrageous Fortune
  • In 2010, was named the host of The Amazing Race Australia and, prior to that, starred for four seasons on the Australian version of the reality competition The Mole