Grant Bowler

Nadine Caridi

Quick Facts

Date of Birth July 18, 1968
Nationality Australian
Profession Actor
Working for Movies, TV Shows
Ethnicity White, English
Marital Status Married
Spouse Roxane Wilson
Married on 2001
Children(s) Ezekiel Bowler, Edie Bowler
Qualification Graduation
Education at National Institute of Dramatic Art
Net Worth(s) N/A
Name on Birth Grant Bowler
Divorce Yes
Height 1.85 m
Weight N/A
Religion Christian
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Gray
Twitter @GrantBowler
Age 54 Years

Grant Bowler is a New Zealand-born actor who has worked in American, Australian, New Zealand, and Canadian films and television.


Grant Bowler was born on July 18, 1968 in Auckland, New Zealand, one of two sons born to a young single mother who struggled to support them.


He was moved to Australia when he was young, raised in Sydney initially and later in Perth and then Brisbane.

School College

He graduated from Australia's National Institute of Dramatic Art (NIDA) with a degree in Performing Arts (Acting) in 1991.

Father, Mother, brother and sister

Bowler's mother frequently moved their little family in search of work, eventually settling in Brisbane, Australia, where she met and married Bowler's adopted father, a florist

Career and struggle

His first role was as Constable Wayne Patterson on Blue Heelers, from 1994 to 1996. After leaving that show, he spent time in the casts of Pacific Drive in 1996 and Medivac from 1996 to 1998.

He had recurring roles on Always Greener and Stingers, starred in the television adaptation of On the Beach, spent a year on the ABC series something in the Air and starred in the 2004 miniseries through my Eyes about the disappearance of Azaria Chamberlain.

In addition, he has played Jason in the movie Change of Heart in 1999 which hasn't been released on DVD and On the Beach in 2000 as Peter Holmes.

Bowler is also known for hosting the Australian version of The Mole from 2000 to 2002 and The Mole in Paradise in 2003. He was replaced as host on The Mole 2005 by Tom Williams, and Mole fans started a petition in protest. In a July 2006 TV Week article, Grant revealed he loved hosting The Mole and would consider returning as host if asked.

Grant had a recurring role on All Saints from 2004 to 2005. He's also been the host of the Australian program Border Security from 2004 to 2006, although his face wasn't seen in the show in 2005 or 2006.

Bowler is currently starring in the New Zealand series Outrageous Fortune.

Wife, Marriage and Divorce

In 2011 he separated from his wife of nine years, Australian actress Roxane Wilson, with whom he has two children. His daughter Edie Bowler was born in 2003 and his Son Zeke Bowler was born in early 2005.


His pictures can be found all over the internet and is viewed a lot by young girls.

Height, weight and age

He is six feet one inch tall that means he is 185 centimeters tall. He also has maintained his weight well and tries his best to look attractive and up to date.

Nationality, Ethnicity

He was born in New Zealand and holds the citizenship of New Zealand. He resides in America.

Award and Achievement

Bowler stepped into a lead role, playing the late Richard Burton opposite Lindsay Lohan's Elizabeth Taylor in the notorious television biopic, "Liz & Dick" (Lifetime, 2012).

Job and future

He is known for playing the role of Constable Wayne Patterson in Blue Heelers and Wolfgang West in Outrageous Fortune. He also appeared as Wilhelmina Slater's love interest Connor Owens in Ugly Betty. In November 2010, he was announced as the host of The Amazing Race Australia. He currently stars as Joshua Nolan on the Syfy television series Defiance. It seems that he has a great future ahead.

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