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


Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Swerve 2017 TV Series Dr. Delucchi
Vikings 2014-2017 TV Series Bjorn Lothbrok / Bjorn Ragnarson
Blackway 2015 Nate
Final Girl 2015 Jameson
The Final Girls 2015 Chris Briggs
When the Game Stands Tall 2014 Chris Ryan
Lone Survivor 2013 Shane Patton
Grown Ups 2 2013 Braden
The Hunger Games 2012 Cato
Race to Witch Mountain: Bloopers 2009 Video short Seth (uncredited)
Race to Witch Mountain 2009 Seth
The Seeker: The Dark Is Rising 2007 Will Stanton
The Sandlot: Heading Home 2007 Video E.J. Needman
A Little Thing Called Murder 2006 TV Movie Kenny at 11 / 12 yrs.
Scary Godmother: The Revenge of Jimmy 2005 TV Movie Jimmy (voice)
Eve and the Fire Horse 2005 Boy #2 - Kevin
MXP: Most Xtreme Primate 2004 Video Child
Air Bud 3 2000 Video Actor (uncredited)

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Teen Choice Awards 2012 2012 TV Special Himself
Piper's Picks TV 2012 TV Series Himself - Guest
Piper's QUICK Picks 2012 TV Series Himself - Guest
Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards 2012 2012 TV Special Himself (uncredited)
The Wendy Williams Show 2012 TV Series Himself - Guest
¡Despierta América! 2012 TV Series Himself
Tribute Video Diaries 2012 Video documentary short Himself
Leo Little's Big Show 2009 TV Series short Himself
The Movie Loft 2009 TV Series Himself
The Bonnie Hunt Show 2009 TV Series Himself - Guest
Entertainment Tonight 2008 TV Series Himself
IMDb at San Diego Comic-Con 2016 TV Series Himself
Vikings: Season 3 - Guide to the Gods 2015 Video documentary short Himself
Vikings Season 3: Heavy Is the Head -The Politics of King Ragnar's Rule 2015 Video documentary short Himself
IMDb: What to Watch 2015 TV Series documentary Himself
BELLOmag Presents: A Conversation with Alexander Ludwig 2015 TV Movie Himself - Guest
Made in Hollywood 2014 TV Series Himself
The Queen Latifah Show 2014 TV Series Himself - Guest
Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards 2013 2013 TV Special Himself
Extra 2012 TV Series Himself
Effected: The Visual Artwork of the Hunger Games 2012 Video documentary short Himself
Feast & Famine: Creating the Food for the Hunger Games 2012 Video documentary short Himself
On the Black Carpet: The Hunger Games Premiere 2012 Video documentary short Himself
Stories from the Tributes 2012 Video documentary short Himself
The Hunger Games: Capitol Couture - The Styles of Panem 2012 Video documentary short Himself
The Hunger Games: Casting the Tributes 2012 Video documentary short Himself
The Stunts of the Hunger Games 2012 Video documentary short Himself
The Weapons of the Arena 2012 Video documentary short Himself
The World Is Watching: Making the Hunger Games 2012 Video documentary Himself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Vikings: Athelstan's Journal 2015 TV Series Bjorn Lothbrok

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2012 Teen Choice Award Teen Choice Awards Choice Movie Villain The Hunger Games (2012)
2012 MTV Movie Award MTV Movie Awards Best Fight The Hunger Games (2012) · Jennifer Lawrence
· Josh Hutcherson

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2015 Golden Maple Awards Golden Maple Awards Best Actor in a TV Series Broadcasted in the US Vikings (2013)
2012 Teen Choice Award Teen Choice Awards Choice Movie: Fight The Hunger Games (2012) · Jennifer Lawrence
· Josh Hutcherson


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#Quote
1 My 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.
2 My Heart lies in music and acting; however, my inspiration comes from adrenaline rush l get from sports... and life.


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