how tall is Karl Urban
Karl Urban Height
6′ 1″ (185 cm)
Karl Urban is a New Zealand actor who was born on June 7, 1972. He is best known for his roles in various science fiction and fantasy movies and TV shows. Some of his most notable roles include Eomer in the “Lord of the Rings” trilogy, Dr. Leonard “Bones” McCoy in the rebooted “Star Trek” film series, and Judge Dredd in the 2012 film “Dredd.” He has also appeared in “The Chronicles of Riddick,” “Pathfinder,” “Thor: Ragnarok,” and “The Boys” TV series, among many other projects.
Biography of Karl Urban:
Karl-Heinz Urban is a New Zealand actor known for his roles in various movies and TV shows. He was born on June 7, 1972, in Wellington, New Zealand. He is the son of a German immigrant father and a New Zealand mother. Urban attended St Mark’s Church School and Wellington College.
Urban began his acting career in 1990 with a small role in the New Zealand TV series “Shark in the Park.” He then appeared in several other New Zealand TV shows and movies, including “Homeward Bound,” “Shortland Street,” and “Hercules: The Legendary Journeys.”
In 2002, Urban gained international recognition for his role as Éomer in “The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers.” He reprised the role in the third installment of the trilogy, “The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King.”
Urban has also appeared in several Hollywood blockbusters, including “The Bourne Supremacy” (2004), “Doom” (2005), “Star Trek” (2009), and “Thor: Ragnarok” (2017). He also played the title character in the 2012 comic book movie “Dredd.”
Aside from his film work, Urban has also had several prominent roles on TV, including the lead role in the sci-fi series “Almost Human,” and as Billy Butcher in the Amazon Prime series “The Boys.”
Throughout his career, Urban has received critical acclaim for his acting abilities, and he has been nominated for several awards. He has been recognized by the New Zealand Order of Merit and was named “New Zealander of the Year” in 2020.