Michael Hurst

Michael Hurst

Michael Hurst  New Zealander Actor


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Michael Hurst is a 60 year old New Zealander Actor. Born Michael Eric Hurst on 20th September, 1957 in Lancashire, England, he is famous for Hercules: The Legendary Journeys. His zodiac sign is Virgo.

Michael Hurst has been in an on-screen matchup with Renée O'Connor in Xena: Warrior Princess (1995).

Michael Hurst is a member of the following lists: People educated at Papanui High School, Male actors from Lancashire and New Zealand male stage actors.


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First Name Michael
Middle Name Eric
Last Name Hurst
Full Name at Birth Michael Eric Hurst
Alternative Name Michael Eric Hurst, Michael Hurst
Age 61 years
Birthday 20th September, 1957
Birthplace Lancashire, England
Height 5' 6" (168 cm)
Build Athletic
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality New Zealander
High School Papanui High School
University University of Canterbury
Occupation Text Actor, director, writer
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Hercules: The Legendary Journeys
Year(s) Active 1976–present
Official Websites http://www.michaelhurst.co.nz/

Michael Eric Hurst, ONZM (born 20 September 1957) is a New Zealand actor, director and writer, mostly on stage and television. He is probably best known internationally for playing Iolaus in the television programs Hercules: The Legendary Journeys and companion series Xena: Warrior Princess. Most recently, he is known for his role in directing the popular Starz series Spartacus: Blood and Sand.

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Michael Hurst61 VirgoActor
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Jennifer Ward-Lealand55 ScorpioActress
New Zealander


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
Jack Louis WardMale25th January, 199721 years oldJennifer Ward-Lealand
Cameron Lane WardMale2nd December, 199918 years oldJennifer Ward-Lealand


The Adventures of Suzy Boon2018MichaelMovie
Jono and Ben2017Peter DonneMovie
Terry Teo2016Cornelius JonesTV Show
Death Walks Into a Bar2014God of WarMovie
High Road2014The DirectorMovie
The Other Side of Love2013MagicMovie
Auckland Daze2012MichaelTV Show
Path of Exile2012Emperor Izaro (voice)Movie
The Almighty Johnsons2011KvasirTV Show
Spartacus: War of the Damned2010Roman MessengerTV Show
Bitch Slap2009GageMovie
The Map Reader2008Alison's fatherMovie
Legend of the Seeker2008AmfortasTV Show
The Last Magic Show2007Trevor NortonMovie
The Tattooist2007CrashMovie
We're Here to Help2007Rodney HideMovie
The Adventures of Voopa the Goolash2007MoogabiTV Show
Maddigan's Quest2005MaskaTV Show
Power Rangers S.P.D. (TV Serie2005SilverheadMovie
Fracture2004Athol PeetMovie
Treasure Island Kids: The Monster of Treasure Island2004Ferry PilotMovie
Power Rangers Ninja Storm2003DJ Drummond, VexacusTV Show
Mataku2002Dr. ForbesTV Show
Honey2002NicShort Film
Love Mussel2001Stephen JessopTV Movie
The Man Who Has Everything2001George AllwellTV Movie
Andromeda2000RyanTV Show
Jack of All Trades (TV Serie2000Captain Nardo da VinciMovie
Topp Twins III2000Celebrity GolferTV Show
Going, Going, Gone2000NarratorTV Show
I'll Make You Happy1999LouMovie
This Is It1999Host, Narrator, Various historical figuresTV Movie
Young Hercules1998CharonTV Show
A Moment Passing1998JoeyShort Film
Hercules & Xena: Wizards of the Screen1997IolausMovie
Duggan1997Michael TaylorTV Show
Good Morning1997Riff RaffTV Show
Highwater1997Hugh ChanceTV Movie
The Bar1997Short Film
Hercules: The Legendary Journeys1995Iolaus, Iolaus II, The Widow TwankyTV Show
Xena: Warrior Princess1995Charon, Iolaus, NigelTV Show
Sunday1995Riff RaffMovie
Hercules and the Amazon Women1994IolausTV Movie
Hercules in the Maze of the Minotaur1994IolausTV Movie
Hercules in the Underworld1994Charon the BoatmanTV Movie
Desperate Remedies1993Willam PoyserMovie
Typhon's People1993ConstantineTV Movie
Shortland Street1992Greg VicelichTV Show
The Footstep Man1992Henri de Toulouse-LautrecMovie
For the Love of Mike1991LaurieTV Show
The New Adventures of Black Beauty1990KurtTV Show
Shark in the Park1989David JenningsTV Show
The Shadow Trader1989Bob HoyleMovie
The Ray Bradbury Theater1985Lt. Simmons, Roger ShumwayTV Show
Dangerous Orphans1985MoirMovie
Hanlon1985Defence Lawyer, ElliottTV Show
Constance1984Photographer (scenes deleted)Movie
Death Warmed Over1984Michael TuckerMovie
Heroes1984Dave NelsonTV Show
Country GP1984Mark SloaneTV Show
Casualties of Peace1982PeterTV Movie
Daphne and Chloe1982Kevin McDermottTV Movie
A Silent Welcome1976MotorcyclistMovie
Both Sides of the FenceGary McNabbTV Show
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c182c182Jun 8, 2009

i loved ailus...more than hercules! haha

waianaegirlmariewaianaegirlmarieMar 28, 2008


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