Tahmoh Penikett was born in the city of Whitehorse in the Yukon, Canada and is best-known as Lieutenant Karl “Helo” Agathon on the Emmy Nominated sci-fi series, Battlestar Galactica, for which he received the prestigious ‘Peabody Award’.
Most recently Tahmoh starred in the television series Supernatural, as fallen angel Gadreel/ Ezekiel and in Continuum as politician, Jim Martin.
Prior to Battlestar Galactica, Tahmoh joined the cast of the critically acclaimed Canadian series, The Cold Squad for their final season. His performance earned him a ‘LEO’ nomination. Tahmoh’s next major public production was Joss Whedon’s sci-fi series Dollhouse, which was cancelled after only 2 seasons. Tahmoh has also guest-starred in a variety of other series’ including Arrow, Castle, The Killing, Whistler, Smallville and The L Word.
in 2006 Tahmoh starred in the short film, Trapped Ashes, directed by renowned director Monte Hellman which debuted at the 2006 Cannes Film Festival. Tahmoh also appeared in the films, Trick ‘r Treat, The Green Chain (which debuted at the Vancouver Film Festival) and Man of Steel.
Tahmoh has a very strong connection and devotion to his family with whom he spends time with whenever possible. In his spare time enjoys a variety of athletic pursuits including being a competitive kick boxer.
Tahmoh looks forward to meeting all his fans in Adelaide and Brisbane.
Tahmoh will participate in signing and photo sessions* on Friday in Brisbane (2:30pm to 6:30pm), and throughout each Saturday (10:30am to 4:30pm) and Sunday (11:00am to 4:00pm) in both cities. Tahmoh’s Q&A panels are scheduled for Saturday in Adelaide, and on Friday and Saturday in Brisbane.
He will also be participating in Syfy FanCam 360 photo sessions Saturdays (4:30 to 5:30pm) and Sundays (4:00 to 5:00pm). Head over to Syfy’s booth at Supanova to find out more.
This information is correct at the time of writing but please check the Event Programme for the final timetable, including time and location within the events.
* Autograph ($40 each) and photograph ($50 each) fees apply.
Guest confirmed health and other commitments pending.