A very good looking as well as talented Diego Klattenhoff is a Canadian actor who is widely known for portraying the character of Mike Faber in a Showtime series called Homeland. He has also made his appearance as Derek in the Whistler and as Ivan in Men in Trees. At present, he is starring in the Blacklist as FBI Agent Donald Ressler.
He has been active in this field since the year 2001 and since then, he has garnered a lot of popularity as well as huge numbers of fans following. The first notable acting role of Diego was in the Mean Girls in the year 2004. It was then followed with a string of his appearances in the notable TV shows such as Stargate SG- 1, and Smallville as well as the movies such as Lucky Number Slevin.
Since the year 2006, Diego has been in the recurring roles such as Young Jacob in the CBC TV’s At The Hotel, as Derek in the CTV’s Whister, as Ivan Palacinke in the ABC’s Men in Tress as well as in the NBC’s Mercy as Mike Callahan. In addition to that, he has also made his appearance in the Homeland as Mike Faber who is a Marine major whose best friend returns to U.S. after disappearing in the Iraq before eight years. Diego along with his cast were nominated once for the Screen Actors Guild Award for the Best Cast as well as twice for the PAAFTJ Television Awards for the Best Cast in the Drama Series.
Prior to that, Diego also has guest starred on the TV series such as Falling Skies, 24, Supernatural and Psych. He starred in the TV film of J.J. Abram called as Anatomy of Hope as well as he had also appeared in Guillermo del Toro movie Pacific Rim in the year 2013 as well as sci-fi thriller called After Earth in the same year. He then joined the cast members of the NBC thriller The Blacklist in March of 2013 as the FBI Field Agent Donald Ressler and the show was premiered on 23rd September of 2013 to the 12.6 million viewers. Moving on to his personal life bio, Diego has already got married and he also has one child together with his wife.
Diego is a tall guy with the height of 5 feet and 11 inches. He is the native of French River, Nova Scotia, Canada and he belongs to a Canadian nationality. He was born on 30th November of the year 1979 which has now made him at the age of 35. Diego then moved to the Toronto when he was 19 years old for pursuing his career in acting.
For the numbers of years, he worked as the bartender while also studying in the theater workshops. He had studied with some of the most respected acting coaches of the Canada who also includes Bruce Clayton, David Rotenberg and Rae Ellen Bodie. As he was born in the month of November, his star sign is Sagittarius. Besides that, for more info about him, he can also be followed in Twitter and Instagram.