David Dastmalchian



Place of birth:

Pennsylvania, U.S.:


David Dastmalchian (/dəsˈmɔːltʃən/; born July 21, 1977 or 1984) is an American actor of stage, film, and television. Raised in Kansas, he studied at The Theatre School at DePaul University.[3] In Chicago, he received acclaim for lead roles in Tennessee Williams's The Glass Menagerie and Sam Shepard's Buried Child at Shattered Globe Theatre.[4] He also played Kurt in Marvel Studios's Ant-Man (2015) and its sequel Ant-Man and the Wasp (2018), Murdoc in CBS's MacGyver, and Abra Kadabra in The CW's The Flash. Dastmalchian was born in Pennsylvania but raised in Overland Park, Kansas where he attended Shawnee Mission South high school. He is of Armenian, Persian, Italian, Irish and English descent. Prior to beginning his career as an actor, he suffered from a heroin addiction for five years before getting clean. He wrote about his experience in his screenplay, Animals. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Film Credits

The Suicide Squad (2021)
as Abner Krill / Polka-Dot Man
Dune (2020)
as Piter De Vries
Jay and Silent Bob Reboot (2019)
All Creatures Here Below (2019)
as Gensan
Bird Box (2018)
as Whistling Marauder
A Million Little Pieces (2018)
The Domestics (2018)
as Willy Cunningham
Ant-Man and the Wasp (2018)
as Kurt
Relaxer (2018)
as Cam
Galaktikon: Nightmare (2018)
as Triton
Blade Runner 2049 (2017)
as Coco
The Belko Experiment (2016)
as Alonso 'Lonny' Crane
Under pyramiden (2016)
as Yonas Al Masri
Making of an Ant-Sized Heist: A How-To Guide (2015)
as Himself
Chronic (2015)
as Bernard
Ant-Man (2015)
as Kurt
A Killer of Men (2015)
as Denham
Angry Video Game Nerd: The Movie (2014)
as Sgt. L J Ng
Animals (2014)
as Jude
After Thought (2014)
as Brandon
Prisoners (2013)
as Bob Taylor
The Employer (2013)
as James Harris
Sushi Girl (2012)
as Nelson
CASS (2012)
as Joshua Whitmore
Singled Out (2012)
as Luke
Horsemen (2009)
as Terrence
The Dark Knight (2008)
as Thomas Schiff
Teacher ()
as James Lewis
Madness in the Method ()
as Hernando

Production Credits

All Creatures Here Below (2019)
Animals (2014)