Info and Filmography
Below I've listed all the information I have on Karl. This contains his filmography, birthday, and whatever else I can round up. I will constantly search for more info on him so I can update regularly.
Karl has had parts in the following shows...
- Riding High...a children's show about horses
- Shark in the Park....as a heroin addict
- White Fang...a guest starring role
appeared in the following episodes of Xena:Warrior Princess...
- Destiny....as Julius Caesar
- For Him The Bell Tolls....as Cupid
- A Comedy of Eros....as Cupid
- Altared States...as Mael
- The Deliverer...as Caesar
- Bitter Suite...as Caesar
- When In Rome...as Caesar
Karl will also appear as Caesar in the next season of Xena.
Karl has also appeared in the following episode(s) of Hercules:The Legendary Journeys...
- The Green-Eyed Monster...as Cupid
Once on Chunuk Bar (1992)...New Zealand
Karl had a small role as a Wellington Soldier in this motion picture produced in New Zealand and directed by Dale G Bradley. Another Xena:WP cast member...Murray Keane...who played Hower in "A Day In The Life"..is also in it.
The Sweeper/Heaven (1997)....New Zealand
Karl recently filmed this picture, which will be released by Miramax later this year or early next year. Karl plays the role of a bouncer/doorman at a Strip Club.
Other Information on Karl
- For the role of Cupid, Karl must endure a makeup transformation that takes one to two hours to complete.
- Karl was born on June 7, 1972 in Wellington, New Zealand
- Karl now lives in Auckland, New Zealand and is single
- His first role on television was at the age of 8
- Attended Victoria University for one year
- Filmed the New Zealand drama "Shortland Street"..before he attended University
- Karl had a number of roles in the theater in Wellington
- According to his bio, Karl worked for many years on his Aunt and Uncles' farm doing odd jobs..from sheep shearing to pig wrestling
- Karl enjoys horseback riding, surfing, and indoor rock climbing
- NEW!! According to those attending the Plano Xena Convention..Karl's favorite type of music is Alternative. (Mine too!!!) A couple of his fave bands are Nirvana and Blur (cool!).
News on Karl
NEW! 4/17..Karl Urban has been confirmed for the Cherry Hill, NJ Xena/Herc Convention on August 29th and 30th. It will be held at the Cherry Hill Hilton. See Creation's website for more details.
Karl will have a small part in the new show "Amazon High"!
Looking forward to this..Danielle Cormack (Ephiny) is also in it, as you probably know.
Karl made an unscheduled appearance at the recent Xena/Herc convention in Burbank, CA. He appeared for a brief few minutes during Danielle Cormack's stage appearance and from all reports I've heard, he did a little Elvis tune for the crowd. Wish I could've been there!