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In 2016, he starred in the [[Film/XMenFilmSeries X-Men]] film ''Film/Deadpool2016'' as villain Ajax, opposite Creator/RyanReynolds and Creator/MorenaBaccarin.

In 2017, he was cast as Ben Daimio in ''Film/Hellboy2019''; however, after learning that [[RaceLift the character is originally Japanese-American in the comics]] as a result of a whitewashing controversy, he stepped down from the role, hoping for a more appropriate replacement. Creator/DanielDaeKim was ultimately chosen for the role.

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In 2016, he starred in the [[Film/XMenFilmSeries X-Men]] film ''Film/Deadpool2016'' ''Film/{{Deadpool|2016}}'' as villain Ajax, opposite Creator/RyanReynolds and Creator/MorenaBaccarin.

In 2017, he was cast as Ben Daimio in ''Film/Hellboy2019''; ''Film/{{Hellboy|2019}}''; however, after learning that [[RaceLift the character is originally Japanese-American in the comics]] as a result of a whitewashing controversy, he stepped down from the role, hoping for a more appropriate replacement. Creator/DanielDaeKim was ultimately chosen for the role.



* ''Film/TheSweeney'' (2012) as David



* ''Film/InDarkness'' (2018) as Marc Gordon



* ''Film/MaleficentMistressOfEvil'' (2019)

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* ''Film/IfBealeStreetCouldTalk'' (2018) as Officer Bell
* ''Film/MaleficentMistressOfEvil'' (2019) as Borra


* ''Film/TigerBay'' (2015) as Callum

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* ''Film/TigerBay'' ''Film/TigerHouse'' (2015) as Callum


Edward George "Ed" Skrein (born March 29, 1983) is an English actor and musician.

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Edward George "Ed" Skrein (born March 29, 1983) 1983 in Camden, London) is an English actor and musician.

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->''"I never really look back. My journey has been unorthodox in many ways. All I do is count my blessings and try to be as present as I can, and I'm thankful for every step of this journey."''


In 2017, he was cast as Ben Daimio in the upcoming ''Franchise/{{Hellboy}}'' reboot; however, after learning that [[RaceLift the character is originally Japanese-American in the comics]] as a result of a whitewashing controversy, he stepped down from the role, hoping for a more appropriate replacement. Creator/DanielDaeKim was ultimately chosen for the role.

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In 2017, he was cast as Ben Daimio in the upcoming ''Franchise/{{Hellboy}}'' reboot; ''Film/Hellboy2019''; however, after learning that [[RaceLift the character is originally Japanese-American in the comics]] as a result of a whitewashing controversy, he stepped down from the role, hoping for a more appropriate replacement. Creator/DanielDaeKim was ultimately chosen for the role.


* ''Film/MaleficentMistressOfEvil'' (2020) as TBA

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* ''Film/MaleficentMistressOfEvil'' (2020) as TBA(2019)

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* ''Film/{{Midway|2019}}'' (2019) as Lieutenant Richard Halsey "Dick" Best


* ''Film/Deadpool2016'' (2016) as Francis Freeman / Ajax

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* ''Film/Deadpool2016'' ''Film/{{Deadpool|2016}}'' (2016) as Francis Freeman / Ajax


* ''Film/{{Maleficent}} II'' (2020) as TBA

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* ''Film/{{Maleficent}} II'' ''Film/MaleficentMistressOfEvil'' (2020) as TBA


Prior to acting, he performed as a [[HipHop rapper]] and released an album, ''The Eat Up'', in 2007.

He then moved onto taking roles in films and television, appearing in the Music/PlanB film ''Ill Manors'' and originating the role of Daario Naharis in Creator/{{HBO}}'s hit fantasy series ''Series/GameOfThrones'', where he'd be succeeded by Creator/MichielHuisman due to creative differences between himself and the producers.

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Prior to acting, he performed as a [[HipHop rapper]] and released an album, ''The Eat Up'', in 2007. \n\n He then moved onto taking roles in films and television, appearing in the Music/PlanB Plan B film ''Ill Manors'' and originating the role of Daario Naharis in Creator/{{HBO}}'s hit fantasy series ''Series/GameOfThrones'', where he'd be succeeded by Creator/MichielHuisman due to creative differences between himself and the producers.



* ''[[Music/PlanB Ill Manors]]'' (2012) as Ed Richardson

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* ''[[Music/PlanB Ill Manors]]'' ''Ill Manors'' (2012) as Ed Richardson




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* ''Film/{{Maleficent}} II'' (2020) as TBA



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*''Film/{{TAU}}'' (2018) as Alex


* ''Series/GameOfThrones'' (2013) as Daario Naharis [[note]][[TheOtherDarrin replaced]] by Creator/MichielHuisman[[/note]]

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* ''Series/GameOfThrones'' (2013) as Daario Naharis [[note]][[TheOtherDarrin replaced]] by Creator/MichielHuisman[[/note]]Creator/MichielHuisman in later seasons[[/note]]



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* ''Film/AlitaBattleAngel'' (2018) as Zapan


In 2017, he was cast as Ben Daimio in the upcoming ''Franchise/{{Hellboy}}'' reboot; however, after learning that [[RaceLift the character is originally Japanese-American in the comics]] as a result of a whitewashing controversy, he stepped down from the role, hoping for a more appropriate replacement.

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In 2017, he was cast as Ben Daimio in the upcoming ''Franchise/{{Hellboy}}'' reboot; however, after learning that [[RaceLift the character is originally Japanese-American in the comics]] as a result of a whitewashing controversy, he stepped down from the role, hoping for a more appropriate replacement.
replacement. Creator/DanielDaeKim was ultimately chosen for the role.

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