David Orth

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David Orth (2010)
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Years active1986–present

David Orth is a Canadian actor.

Life and career

Orth was born and raised in Kitchener, Ontario. [1] His most notable role was as Edward 'Ned' Malone in the TV series Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's The Lost World , which was shot in Australia. He played this part from 1999 until 2002, [2] although his appearances in the final season his appearances were curtailed due to Australian tax laws. [3] During the shooting of The Lost World, he purchased a home in Australia and soon after met his wife there.[ citation needed ] Orth voiced Blizzard in Iron Man: Armored Adventures . He has also starred in Beyond Reality , The Ray Bradbury Theatre , the episode "Scarecrow" on the CW's horror/drama series Supernatural , and the two-part premiere of R. L. Stine's The Haunting Hour: The Series. [4]

Contents

He has also appeared on stage, including in Colin Thomas's Flesh and Blood in 1991. [5]

He has hinted that although he enjoys his acting career, he would like to become a director in the future, "I'd like to work toward both producing and directing. Directing really interests me as it does many actors".[ citation needed ]

Filmography

Film

YearTitleRoleNotes
2006Boom Boom SabotageTodd / Carnie (voice)Video
2007 White Noise: The Light Dr. Serling
2008 On the Other Hand, Death Peter Garritty
2009 Messages Deleted Jeremy Potter
2009 2012 AF1 Lieutenant
2013Midnight StallionBrad Chaney
2014 If I Stay Surgeon for Driver
2015 Fifty Shades of Grey Savannah Hotel Waiter

Television

YearTitleRoleNotes
1986The Lawrenceville StoriesBeefsteak"The Beginning of the Firm"
1986 The Campbells Daniel O'Connor"The Shiners"
1987 American Playhouse The Uncooked Beefsteak"The Prodigious Hickey"
1987 Night Heat "Tell Me a Story"
1988Double StandardMikeTV film
1988 Friday the 13th: The Series Scott Thomas"Vanity's Mirror"
1989 Friday the 13th: The Series Vance Cassidy"Demon Hunter"
1989 The Hitchhiker Brian"The Dying Generation"
1990 Friday the 13th: The Series Tommy Betz"Midnight Riders"
1990 The Last Best Year Arthur JrTV film
1991Le peloton d'exécutionMazurTV film
1991 My Secret Identity "Trial by Peers"
1992 Beyond Reality Young Nolan Randolph"The Dying of the Light"
1992 The Ray Bradbury Theater Benjy"Great Wide World Over There"
1993 Class of '96 Prep School Friend"Midterm Madness"
1993The Hidden RoomChuckie"While She Was Out"
1994 RoboCop: The Series Billy Sullvan"Midnight Minus One"
1996In the FoldMailmanTV film
1997 F/X: The Series Chris"Medea"
1997Melanie DarrowRickTV film
1998 Labor of Love TimTV film
1998 Traders MBA Student Fred"Blood on the Floor", "Little Monsters"
1998 Mythic Warriors Jason (voice)"Jason and the Argonauts"
1999 Mythic Warriors Jason (voice)"Jason and Medea", "Castor and Pollux"
1999 Total Recall 2070 Air Safety"Astral Projections"
1999–02 The Lost World Edward 'Ned' MaloneMain role
2004 Sue Thomas: F.B.Eye Tom Bell / Togo / Buddy's Owner"Bad Hair Day"
2004 Mutant X William Dennett"No Exit"
2004 Blue Murder Darren Carlyle"Upstairs Downstairs"
2004 Degrassi: The Next Generation Christopher"Anywhere I Lay My Head", "Voices Carry: Parts 1 & 2"
2005 Stargate Atlantis Captain Radner"The Siege: Part 2"
2005 Devil Kings Talon (voice)Video game [6]
2005 Smallville Soldier with Megaphone"Commencement"
2006 Supernatural Sheriff "Scarecrow"
2006 Falcon Beach Uncle Steve Tanner"Papa Was a Rolling Stone"
2006 The Collector Ian Park"The Media Baron"
2006The Stranger GameCharlie KingTV film
2006 The Evidence Mr. Tanner"And the Envelope Please"
2006 Fallen Gym TeacherTV film
2006In Her Mother's FootstepsBobby Nolan AKA Robert EllisTV film
2007 The L Word Mr. Wincorn"Lesson Number One"
2007 Blood Ties Jonah"Post Partum"
2008Past LiesMarciaTV film
2008 Smallville Doctor"Fracture"
2008 NYC: Tornado Terror PilotTV film
2009 Iron Man: Armored Adventures Donnie Gill / Blizzard (voice)"Cold War", "Best Served Cold"
2010 Fringe Trooper Pekarski"Johari Window"
2010 R.L. Stine's The Haunting Hour Henry"Really You: Parts 1 & 2"
2010 Shattered Kirk Mitchell"In the Dark"
2010 Human Target Severenson Kleman"The Other Side of the Mall"
2011 Fairly Legal Ben Collins"Priceless"
2011ExposedWarren MorrowTV film
2011 Chaos Harris"Proof of Life"
2012 Inuyasha the Final Act Shishinki"A Complete Meido"
2012 Iron Man: Armored Adventures Donnie Gill / Blizzard (voice)"Hostile Takeover"
2013Dangerous IntuitionFrank FellowsTV film
2014 Once Upon a Time NY Cop #1"New York City Serenade"
2014 Cedar Cove Judge Andrews"Starting Over"
2016 Homeworld: Deserts of Kharak Intel (voice)Video game
2018 Llama Llama Grandpa Llama (voice)"Zoom Zoom Zoom"

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  6. "David Orth (visual voices guide)". Behind The Voice Actors. Retrieved 15 April 2021. A green check mark indicates that a role has been confirmed using a screenshot (or collage of screenshots) of a title's list of voice actors and their respective characters found in its opening and/or closing credits and/or other reliable sources of information.CS1 maint: postscript (link)