Henry Ian Cusick

as Kane

Ian Cusick stars as Marcus Kane on The CW’s critically-acclaimed drama The 100

Born in Peru, raised in Trinidad and Scotland and now residing in Hawaii, Henry trained at the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama and began his acting career at the Glasgow Citizens Theater, playing his first leading roles in  Hamlet  and  The Picture of Dorian Gray.  

He received a special commendation in the Ian Charleson Award for the title role in  Torquato Tasso  at the Edinburgh International Festival, and as Creon in  Oedipus  at the Citizens Theatre in Glasgow.  He has worked on stage at the Royal National Theatre, the Royal Shakespeare Company and the Almeida Theatre in London to name a few.

Henry is best known for playing series regular  Desmond Hume  in the award winning TV show  Lost,  for which he received an Emmy nomination.  He was also a series regular in Scandal  and had recurring roles on  24Fringe ,The Mentalist  and  Body of Proof.

He recently completed shooting the leading role in a new Sci-fi film  Chimera,  scheduled to be released in 2016. Feature films  Pali Road  and  Just Let Go  are due to be released later this year. Other big-screen credits include  Not Another Happy EndingHitmanGospel of John9/tenthsHalf-LightFrank vs. GodThe Girl on the Train   and the short film  Dress, which Henry wrote, directed and starred in.   Dress  won the best short film award at the Hawaiian International Film Festival, the Peace on Earth Film Festival and was a finalist at the USA Film Festival.

Henry currently spends his time between Hawaii and Vancouver, BC.

Hometown: Trujillo, Peru
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