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Alexander Ludwig

Biography

He became known for his function as Cato within the 2012 film, The Craving for food Games, that he received a teenager Choice Prize nomination for Ideal Villain. He changed Nathan O’Toole as Bjorn Lothbrok in Vikings and potrayed Navy SEAL Shane Patton in Lone Survivor. He started acting within a Harry Potter actions figure industrial when he was 9 yrs . old. He afterwards played roles within the Sandlot 3 and Surroundings Bud World Puppy. His film performances likewise incorporate 2009’s Competition to Witch Hill as well as the 2007 film, The Seeker: Dark Increasing. His parents acquired reservations about allowing him turn into a kid professional, and two of his youthful siblings are twins. His mom is a previous celebrity and his dad served because the co-chairman from the Lions Gate Entertainment Plank. He acted contrary Liam Hemsworth within the Craving for food Games.

Quick Facts


Full Name Alexander Ludwig
Date Of Birth May 7, 1992
Place Of Birth Vancouver, Canada
Height 1.88 m
Profession Movie Actor
Education University of Southern California, Collingwood School
Nationality Canadian
Parents Sharlene Martin, Harald Ludwig
Siblings Nicholas Ludwig, Natalie Ludwig, Sophia Ludwig
Awards MTV Movie Award for Best Fight, Teen Choice Award for Choice Movie Villain
Nominations MTV Movie Award for Best On-Screen Duo
Movies The Hunger Games, Race to Witch Mountain, Lone Survivor, Final Girl, The Seeker: The Dark Is Rising, Grown Ups 2, The Final Girls, When the Game Stands Tall, Blackway, The Sandlot: Heading Home, Scary Godmother: The Revenge of Jimmy, MXP: Most Extreme Primate, A Little Thing Called Murder, Eve and the Fire Horse, The Ring Two
TV Shows Vikings
Star Sign Taurus

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#Fact
1His paternal grandfather was German and his paternal grandmother was Belgian, from Antwerp. Alexander's mother has English, Scottish, and some German and Jersey (Channel Islander), ancestry; her family has recently lived in Canada, Australia, and New Zealand.
2He has been good friends with Josh Hutcherson since 2005.
3Auditioned for the the role of Peeta Mellark in The Hunger Games, but lost to Josh Hutcherson. He was later cast as Cato.
4The German name Ludwig means 'famous warrior'. Alexander plays the "famous warrior" Cato in The Hunger Games (2012).
5Is very close friends with AnnaSophia Robb.
6On the set of Race to Witch Mountain (2009), Dwayne Johnson gave him one of his personal guitars on his 16th birthday.
7Alexander attends USC and lives full time in Los Angeles, California.
8His lucky number is 7 because he was born on May 7, at 7 minutes to 7, and weighed 7 pounds 7 ounces.
9He's the eldest of four siblings, having two sisters and a brother.
10His mother is former actress Sharlene Martin, and his father is business exec. Harald Ludwig from Vancouver, Canada.


Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Swerve2017TV SeriesDr. Delucchi
Vikings2014-2017TV SeriesBjorn Lothbrok / Bjorn Ragnarson
Blackway2015Nate
Final Girl2015Jameson
The Final Girls2015Chris Briggs
When the Game Stands Tall2014Chris Ryan
Lone Survivor2013Shane Patton
Grown Ups 22013Braden
The Hunger Games2012Cato
Race to Witch Mountain: Bloopers2009Video shortSeth (uncredited)
Race to Witch Mountain2009Seth
The Seeker: The Dark Is Rising2007Will Stanton
The Sandlot: Heading Home2007VideoE.J. Needman
A Little Thing Called Murder2006TV MovieKenny at 11 / 12 yrs.
Scary Godmother: The Revenge of Jimmy2005TV MovieJimmy (voice)
Eve and the Fire Horse2005Boy #2 - Kevin
MXP: Most Xtreme Primate2004VideoChild
Air Bud 32000VideoActor (uncredited)

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Teen Choice Awards 20122012TV SpecialHimself
Piper's Picks TV2012TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Piper's QUICK Picks2012TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards 20122012TV SpecialHimself (uncredited)
The Wendy Williams Show2012TV SeriesHimself - Guest
¡Despierta América!2012TV SeriesHimself
Tribute Video Diaries2012Video documentary shortHimself
Leo Little's Big Show2009TV Series shortHimself
The Movie Loft2009TV SeriesHimself
The Bonnie Hunt Show2009TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Entertainment Tonight2008TV SeriesHimself
IMDb at San Diego Comic-Con2016TV SeriesHimself
Vikings: Season 3 - Guide to the Gods2015Video documentary shortHimself
Vikings Season 3: Heavy Is the Head -The Politics of King Ragnar's Rule2015Video documentary shortHimself
IMDb: What to Watch2015TV Series documentaryHimself
BELLOmag Presents: A Conversation with Alexander Ludwig2015TV MovieHimself - Guest
Made in Hollywood2014TV SeriesHimself
The Queen Latifah Show2014TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards 20132013TV SpecialHimself
Extra2012TV SeriesHimself
Effected: The Visual Artwork of the Hunger Games2012Video documentary shortHimself
Feast & Famine: Creating the Food for the Hunger Games2012Video documentary shortHimself
On the Black Carpet: The Hunger Games Premiere2012Video documentary shortHimself
Stories from the Tributes2012Video documentary shortHimself
The Hunger Games: Capitol Couture - The Styles of Panem2012Video documentary shortHimself
The Hunger Games: Casting the Tributes2012Video documentary shortHimself
The Stunts of the Hunger Games2012Video documentary shortHimself
The Weapons of the Arena2012Video documentary shortHimself
The World Is Watching: Making the Hunger Games2012Video documentaryHimself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Vikings: Athelstan's Journal2015TV SeriesBjorn Lothbrok

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2012Teen Choice AwardTeen Choice AwardsChoice Movie VillainThe Hunger Games (2012)
2012MTV Movie AwardMTV Movie AwardsBest FightThe Hunger Games (2012)· Jennifer Lawrence
· Josh Hutcherson

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2015Golden Maple AwardsGolden Maple AwardsBest Actor in a TV Series Broadcasted in the USVikings (2013)
2012Teen Choice AwardTeen Choice AwardsChoice Movie: FightThe Hunger Games (2012)· Jennifer Lawrence
· Josh Hutcherson


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#Quote
1My parents know how passionate I've always been about acting. I convinced them this was something that i was going to put my heart and soul into.
2My Heart lies in music and acting; however, my inspiration comes from adrenaline rush l get from sports... and life.


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