By Lisa Bonet , no less. He portrayed the title protagonist in Conan the Barbarian , a reimagining of the film of the same name and a role made famous by Arnold Schwarzenegger. Mar 09, · Learn more about Jason Momoa at trans-a.info with exclusive news, full bio and filmography as well as photos, videos, and more. Joseph Jason Namakaeha Momoa was born on August 1, in Honolulu, Hawaii. He is the son of Coni (Lemke), a photographer, and Joseph Momoa, a painter. Doing Conan, those were hour days, you're doing stunts all day long, and I have to wake up at 5 and do lifts before work. He trained like a beast.
Early life[ edit ] An only jason biography, Momoa was born in Honolulu, Hawaii into Coni, a photographer, and Joseph Momoa, a painter. He transferred his major to wildlife biology at Colorado State University.
Before completing his degree, he moved back to the Hawaiian Islands to reconnect with his father. Momoa won Hawaii's Model of the Year and hosted the Miss Teen Hawaii jason biography.
At 19 years old, he also worked part-time in a surf shop before being cast in Baywatch Hawaii. Atlantis —Momoa was cast as Roman in four episodes jasoh the comedy-drama television series The Game He portrayed the protagonist bioggraphy Conan the Barbariana reimagining of the film of the same name and a role made famous by Arnold Schwarzenegger.Jason Momoa
After the shooting of Stargate Atlantis Season 4 was over, Momoa had his dreadlocks cut off. Their weight had been giving him headaches. The program jasln with the jason biography and had planned to film a scene where Ronon cuts off his hair for Season 5's " Broken Ties ", but that change was ultimately overruled by the Sci Fi network.
On the first day of filming for Season 5, his dreadlocks were reattached, but the process was too taxing. Momoa switched to using his stunt double 's wig until a custom wig could be made and delivered two weeks later.
This marked Aquaman's live action theatrical debut. He is also to star in an Aquaman solo film to be released in In Februaryit was announced that he will portray a cannibal  in the drama thriller film The Bad Batch.
In early he signed onto the official Just Cause movie series. He shares his name, Namakaeha, with his father.