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Jason Momoa (born August 1st 1979)
Jason Momoa is a Hawaii-born film and TV star best known for his appearance in 'Game Of Thrones' and 'Conan the Barbarian'.

Net worth: Jason Momoa has a net worth of $4 million according to Celebrity Net Worth (2015).

Career: Jason Momoa made his television debut on 'Baywatch Hawaii' from 1999 to 2001, before moving on to the soap opera 'North Shore' in 2004 and sci-fi series 'Stargate: Atlantis' in 2005. During the latter he has dreadlocks, but was glad to be rid of them due to constant headaches. His other TV appearances also included 'The Game', and he portrayed Khal Drogo in the first and second seasons of 'Game Of Thrones'.

His first film was 2004's 'Johnson Family Vacation', but his breakthrough role came with 'Conan the Barbarian' in 2011, soon followed by 'Bullet to the Head' starring Sylvester Stallone and David Hewlett's 2014 sci-fi horror 'Debug'. He also starred in 2014 werewolf horror 'Wolves' and the following year's Alaska comedy 'Sugar Mountain'.

He made his directorial debut with 2014 drama 'Road to Paloma' which also co-starred his wife.

In 2014, he was announced to star as Aquaman in 'Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice'. 

Personal life: Though born in Honolulu, Hawaii where his painter father Joseph was born, Jason Momoa grew up with his photographer mother Coni in Iowa. He studied marine biology in college, before moving to Colorado State University to do wildlife biology and later re-visiting his father in Hawaii. He loves travelling, having spent time living in Paris to do painting and Tibet to learn Buddhism.

Momoa began his showbiz career as a model, while also working in a surf shop.

In 2007, he married Lisa Bonet with whom he had a daughter named Lola Iolani and a son named Nakoa-Wolf Manakauapo Namakaeha.

In 2008, he was forced to undergo reconstructive surgery after being cut in the face with a broken bottle during an altercation at the Birds Cafe in California. He was left with a distinctive scar most notable across his left eyebrow.



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Batman V Superman: Dawn Of Justice - Official Trailer


What happens when two superheroes with vastly differing opinions come head to head? Well, not very well if Lex Luthor has anything to do with it. Superman believes Batman is a vigilante and the civil liberties of the people of Gotham are 'being trampled on' whilst Batman feels Superman's abilities are blown out of proportion by the media and is far from a fan of his superhero outfit.

Lex Luthor has enough power to manipulate this situation to his benefit and pitches both heroes against one another - Son of Krypton versus Bat of Gotham however, when his plan doesn't go exactly to plan he creates a monster to destroy both men - on the verge of destruction, Batman and Superman are joined by Wonder Woman, Aquaman and other superheroes on their quest to save their city from destruction.

Batman V Superman: Dawn Of Justice is directed by Zack Snyder and it's a precursor to The Justice League films - which are also written and directed by Snyder.

Jason Momoa Claims No One Will Be Laughing At Aquaman After ‘Batman V. Superman’


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Jason Momoa claims nobody will be laughing after seeing him play Aquaman in the upcoming film, Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice. Momoa was at a fan expo in Canada over the weekend when he was asked how he feels about Aquaman being the constant butt of superhero jokes. His response implies we’re not going to see a ‘fish man’ but something very different and much deadlier.

Jason MomoaJason Momoa and his wife, Lisa Bonet, at the L.A. premiere of Mad Max in May 2015.

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Batman V Superman: Dawn Of Justice - Comic Con Trailer


Clark Kent is a reporter for the Daily Planet in his everyday life, but a much hated alien powerhouse beneath the earthly guise. As Superman he has the power to destroy the world and, even though he would never dream of it, the world wants him gone. Even his efforts to become the ultimate hero go unappreciated, in particular by his Gotham rival Bruce Wayne; a billionaire vigilante known as Batman by night. He believes Superman is to blame for all the horror the Earth has been faced with, and vows to take him despite his limited abilities. It isn't long before the two are forced to unite, however, in order to protect the citizens of Earth from a real threat that could prove to thrust the planet into oblivion.

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Premiere Of 'Mad Max: Fury Road' - Arrivals

Jason Momoa and Lisa Bonet - Premiere of 'Mad Max: Fury Road' - Arrivals at TCL Chinese Theatre IMAX - Hollywood, California, United States - Friday 8th May 2015

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Jason Momoa and Lisa Bonet
Lisa Bonet and Jason Momoa

Premiere Of 'Mad Max:Fury Road' - Arrivals

Jason Momoa and Lisa Bonet - A host of stars were photographed as they arrived for the premiere of the new action movie 'Mad Max: Fury Road' which was held at the TCL Chinese Theatre in Hollywood, California, United States - Friday 8th May 2015

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C2E2: Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo 2015

Jason Momoa - C2E2: Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo 2015 at McCormick Place at McCormick Place - Chicago, Illinois, United States - Saturday 25th April 2015

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Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice - Teaser Trailer


When an alien lifeform crashed to Earth decades ago, no one noticed. When his own kind came after him, the fate of the world was threatened. When he saved mankind, they looked up to him like a God. But times have changed, and people have died since his arrival. The world has had enough of the "false God" Superman (Henry Cavill), but there is already another hero in the world. In Gotham City, Bruce Wayne (Ben Affleck) has spent years and billions of dollars making himself into the greatest detective and the finest crime fighter. But the Batman knows that one does not simply arrive to a thunderous applause. He has earned his role as judge and jury, and it is up to him to stop the Man of Steal. 

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Zack Synder Shares Real 'Batman V. Superman: Dawn Of Justice' Trailer After Pirated Version Leaks Online


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Director Zack Synder did not despair when the exclusive trailer of Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice was leaked online on Thursday. The grainy footage, shot on a mobile phone camera, immediately went viral and certainly did not do justice to the true version.

Batman - First LookBen Affleck as Batman in Batman v. Superman.

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Fans Get First Look At Bald Jesse Eisenberg As 'Batman V. Superman: Dawn Of Justice' Villain Lex Luthor


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In a year from now we’ll probably be queuing outside a movie theatre eagerly awaiting our first viewing of Zack Snyder’s Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice. But for now, we’re just making do with whatever scraps of information we can get on the upcoming superhero epic. So after months of speculation about the state of cast member Jesse Eisenberg’s hair, today we’ve been given our first official look at the actor as the bald supervillain, Lex Luthor.

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Jason Momoa Looks Awesome As Aquaman In 'Batman V Superman: Dawn Of Justice'


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Zack Snyder has taken to Twitter once again to give us the latest look at Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice. This time, we got a pretty epic image of Jason Momoa as Aquaman - the underwater hero. Let's just say he looks a little more menacing than Vinnie Chase did in Entourage. 

Jason MomoaJason Momoa will be looking to move Aquaman away from his traditional image - often the focus of mockery

Momoa - best known for Game of Thrones - appears in a new poster with the tagline "Unite the Seven", probably a reference to the seven seas (or the seven members of the Justice League). It'll certainly be interesting to see what Snyder and his team do with the Aquaman character. He hasn't got the cool superpowers of Superman or Batman and has been the focus of mockery amongst comic-book aficionados. Though the new image shows Momoa covered in tribal tattoos looking pretty menacing, it gives little away.

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Aquaman, The 'Wettest' Of The Justice League? Not If Jason Momoa Can Help It!


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Fans were given a first look at the forthcoming film incarnation of Aquaman, with director Zack Snyder reveals just how menacing Jason Momoa will be as the sea-dwelling DC Comics superhero as 'Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice' gets well under way.

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Jason Momoa is Aquaman

It's all about DC at the moment with Henry Cavill's Superman having become a huge hit in 2013's 'Man Of Steel' and 'Fast And Furious' star Gal Gadot being announced as Wonder Woman in Michelle MacLaren's upcoming movie. Zack Snyder is bringing them all together in a long-awaited DC superhero crossover movie entitled 'Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice', and 'Game Of Thrones' star Jason Momoa is just the latest announcement for the cast - as fish-friendly King of Atlantis, Aquaman.

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Jason Momoa's 'Game Of Thrones' Audition Tape Goes Viral [Video]


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At this point, almost everyone has wondered what it takes to get in to Emmy Award-winning HBO show, 'Game Of Thrones'. On the one hand, you have classic and legendary actors such as Charles Dance and Sean Bean, and on the other, you have people like Kit Harrington, who's only acting role before 'Game of Thrones' was on stage in a performance of 'War Horse'. 

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Jason Momoa is set to play Aqua Man in 'Batman Vs Superman: Dawn of Justice'

But how do you land the role of a hulking, brutish barbarian lead that only says one word of English - "no" - in the entire series? Well, according to Jason Momoa, you perform a haka. In a recent interview with AOL, Momoa revealed that the audition sent to him consisted of a script with the word "no" written six times. After asking a friend if he should just do the haka, he decided that it was perfect for the powerful leader, Khal Drogo. For those who don't know, a haka is a traditional New Zealand war cry - perfect for the Khal of a Dothraki Khalasar. Oh, and now that audition tape has gone viral on YouTube.

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Scoot McNairy As The Flash? Green Socks Could Be 'Batman V Superman' Plot Clue


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With Ben Affleck as Batman, Henry Cavill as Superman and Gal Gadot as Wonder Woman all making solid appearances in 2016's 'Batman v Superman' movie, we can't help but wonder who else will be joining the Justice League. Right now, our bets are on Scoot McNairy as The Flash.

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Scoot McNairy to play The Flash?

The casting announcements for Zack Snyder's 'Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice' have been both thoroughly exciting and extremely surprising. Of course, we knew Henry Cavill would return as the Man of Steel, we spent hours pondering who could play Wonder Woman before Gal Gadot was chosen and we were pleased on the announcement of Ben Affleck taking over Christian Bale as the Dark Knight. Rumours are still circulating that Jason Momoa might be joining the team as Aquaman, but the thing we're most excited for at the moment are recent whispers of Scoot McNairy taking on The Flash.

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Build Speaker Series With Jason Momoa

Suzanne Lindbergh - Build Speaker Series with Jason Momoa held at AOL Headquarters - New York City, New York, United States - Tuesday 8th July 2014

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First Look At "Dawn Of Justice" Superman Is Less Exciting Than It Should Be


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Hello, remember that ill-advised attempt at a Justice League franchise Warner Bros. is still pushing at? If so, then you may be interested in seeing a sneak peek at Henry Cavill, being his Supermanliest in the upcoming movie. The photo comes almost two months after director/Hollywood golden boy Zack Snyder tweeted the first picture of an oh-so-moody Ben Affleck as Batman. This time, it’s an oh-so-moody Cal-El. Check out the photo below.

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Jason Momoa

Date of birth

1st August, 1979

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