Stahl, Nick 1979-

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Stahl, Nick 1979-


Full name, Nicolas Kent Stahl; born December 5, 1979, in Dallas, TX; son of William Kent and Donna (a brokerage assistant) Stahl. Education: Studied acting at the KD Studio TV Commercial Workshop and Teen/Children's Theater, both in Dallas; studied dance at Melva Smith School of Dance, Dallas, TX. Avocational Interests: Fishing, doing crossword puzzles, and watching boxing.


Agent—William Morris Agency, One William Morris Pl., Beverly Hills, CA 90212. Manager—1 Management, 9000 Sunset Blvd., Suite 1550, Los Angeles, CA 90069.


Actor. Appeared in television commercials.

Awards, Honors:

Young Artist Award nomination, best youth actor costarring in a motion picture drama, 1994, for The Man Without a Face; Screen Actors Guild Award (with others), outstanding performance by the cast of a theatrical motion picture, 2002, for In the Bedroom; Prism Award nomination, performance in television movie or miniseries, 2003, for Wasted; Golden Satellite Award nomination, best performance by an actor in a series—drama, International Press Academy, Saturn Award nomination, best supporting actor in television, Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Horror Films, 2004, both for Carnivale; Genie Award nomination, best performance by an actor in a leading role, Academy of Canadian Cinema and Television, 2005, for Twist.


Film Appearances:

Chuck Norstadt, The Man Without a Face, Warner Bros., 1993.

Simon Singer, Safe Passage, New Line Cinema, 1994.

Daniel Hackett, Tall Tale (also known as Tall Tale: The Unbelievable Adventures of Pecos Bill), Buena Vista, 1995.

Tom Spencer, Eye of God (also known as Beyond Obsessions), Castle Hill Productions, 1997.

Gavin Strick, Disturbing Behavior (also known as Disturbing Behaviour), Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 1998.

Private First Class Eddie Bead, The Thin Red Line (also known as La mince ligne rouge), Twentieth Century-Fox, 1998.

Tommy Pepin, Soundman, Cargo Films, 1999.

Zach, Sunset Strip, Twentieth Century-Fox, 2000.

Vladimir, All Forgotten (also known as Lover's Prayer), Seven Hills Productions, 2000.

Frank Fowler, In the Bedroom, Miramax, 2001.

Morgan, The Sleepy Time Gal, 2001.

Bobby Kent, Bully, Lion Gate Films, 2001.

Christian Turner, Taboo, Creative Entertainment Group, 2002.

Toby, Bookies, International West Pictures, 2003.

John Connor, Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines (also known as T3 and Terminator 3—Rebellion der maschinen), Warner Bros., 2003.

Dodge, Twist, Strand Releasing, 2003.

Terminator 3: Sky Net Database (documentary short), Warner Home Video, 2003.

John Connor, T3 Visual Effects Lab (documentary short), Warner Home Video, 2003.

Roark Jr./Yellow Bastard, Sin City (also known as Frank Miller's "Sin City"), Dimension Films, 2005.

Horace "Raff" Rafferty, The Night of the White Pants, 2006.

Magic and Myth: The Meaning of "Carnivale" (documentary short), Home Box Office Home Video, 2006.

Jason "Jinx" Taylor, How to Rob a Bank, IFC First Take, 2007.

Isaac, Quid Pro Quo, Magnolia Pictures, 2008.

James, Sleepwalking, Overture Films, 2008.

Joshua Lazarus, The Speed of Thought, 2008.

Billy Klepack, Kalamity, 2008.

Television Appearances; Series:

Voice of Castor, Hercules (animated; also known as Disney's "Hercules"), ABC and syndicated, 1998.

Ben Hawkins, Carnivale (also known as La feria ambulante), 2003-2005.

Television Appearances; Miniseries:

Adult Grover, Season of Love, CBS, 1998.

Television Appearances; Movies:

Robert Fortier, Stranger at My Door (also known as Dead Run), CBS, 1991.

Brian, Woman with a Past, NBC, 1992.

John, Incident in a Small Town, CBS, 1994.

Young Edward, Blue River, Fox, 1995.

Eric Sutter, My Son Is Innocent, ABC, 1996.

Chris, Wasted, MTV, 2002.

Television Appearances; Specials:

"Hey, Joey," Out of Order: Rock the Vote Targets Health Care, MTV, 1995.

Making Carnivale: The Show Behind the Show, HBO, 2003.

Inside "Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines," 2003.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

Billy Sullivan, "Cowboy Blues," Promised Land (also known as Home of the Brave), CBS, 1997.

The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn (also known as The Late Late Show), CBS, 2003.

"Inside Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines," HBO First Look, HBO, 2003.

Dennis Miller, CNBC, 2005.

The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, CBS, 2005.

Jimmy Kimmel Live!, ABC, 2005.

Stage Appearances:

Puck, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Metropolitan Opera House, Lincoln Center, New York City, 1996-97.

Also appeared in Babes in Toyland, Dallas, TX; Medea, Dallas, TX.


Video Games:

Voice of John Connor, Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines (also known as Terminator 3: War of the Machines), Atari, 2003.