Ario Bayu

Ario Bayu Wicaksono or better known as Ario Bayu (born in Jakarta, Indonesia on February 6, 1985) is an Indonesian actor and model of Javanese descent.

Ario Bayu
Born
Ario Bayu Wicaksono

(1985-02-06) 6 February 1985 (age 36)
Other namesArio Bayu
OccupationActor
Model
Years active2004 - present
Spouse(s)Valentine Payen (2017 - present)
Parent(s)Ali Wahyudi (father)
Sri Utari (mother)
RelativesWulan Guritno (cousin)

BiographyEdit

Born in Jakarta to Javanese parents, Ario Bayu had spent nearly all of his formative years in the city of Hamilton, New Zealand, where his father studied and then went into business. He returned to Indonesia in 2004 with the intent to pursue his acting and music ambitions.[1]

He studied at the Globe Theatre in London.

In his first break through role, Ario Bayu plays a detective [2] in Dead Time: Kala, Indonesia's first tribute to film noir which won rave reviews from critics, directed by Joko Anwar.

In 2013, Ario played alongside Hollywood actress Joan Chen in HBO Asia's production Serangoon Road.[3]

In Java Heat, Ario plays opposite Kellan Lutz and Oscar nominee Mickey Rourke.[4]

In Soekarno: Indonesia Merdeka, Ario plays the protagonist Sukarno.[5]

FilmographyEdit

FilmEdit

Year Title Role Notes
2004 Bangsal 13
2005 Belahan Jiwa Father's Cempaka
2006 Pesan Dari Surga
2007 Dead Time: Kala Eros
2008 In the Name of Love
The Tarix Jabrix Max
Laskar Pelangi Lintang
Drupadi Bima
2009 The Forbidden Door Dandung
Macabre Adjie
2010 Darah Garuda — Merah putih II Captain Taufik
Rumah Dara Adjie
2011 Catatan (Harian) si Boy Satrio
Hati Merdeka Sersan Yanto
2012 Dilema Bayu Sustoyo Segment: "The Officer"
2013 Dead Mine Captain Tino
Java Heat Lieutenant Hashim
La Tahzan Hasan
Soekarno: Indonesia Merdeka Soekarno
2015 Melancholy is a Movement Bayu
A Copy of My Mind Hitman / Man In Black
2016 Ada Apa Dengan Cinta? 2 Trian
Headshot Jakarta Police Captain
2017 Banda the Dark Forgotten Trail Narrator Documentary film
5 Cowok Jagoan Yanto
2018 Bunda, Cinta 2 Kodi Fahrul
22 Menit AKBP Ardi
Buffalo Boys Jamar
Sultan Agung: Tahta, Perjuangan, Cinta Sultan Agung
One Two Jaga Sugiman Also executive producer
The Returning Colin
2019 Frangipani Rising Nyoman Short film
27 Steps of May Magician
Gundala Ghazul
Ratu Ilmu Hitam Hanif
Perempuan Tanah Jahanam Ki Saptadi

Television seriesEdit

Year Title Role Network Notes
2010 Police 86 Edo Trans TV Season 1
2013 Serangoon Road Inspector Amran HBO 9 episodes
2015-2016 Halfworlds Juragan HBO Season 1, 7 episodes
2019 Folklore Man at the Restaurant HBO Tamarind (Cameo)
2020 The Bridge Heriyanto Salim HBO/Viu Season 2, 10 episodes

Awards and nominationsEdit

Year Award Category Work Result
2013 Indonesian Film Festival Citra Award for Best Leading Actor Soekarno: Indonesia Merdeka Nominated
2014 Maya Award Best Actor in a Leading Role Soekarno: Indonesia Merdeka Nominated
2018 Indonesian Film Festival Citra Award for Best Leading Actor Sultan Agung: Tahta, Perjuangan, Cinta Nominated
2020 Indonesian Film Festival Citra Award for Best Leading Actor Impetigore Nominated

NotesEdit

  1. ^ "He's Got the Look - The Jakarta Post". thejakartapost.com. 20 June 2013. Archived from the original on 20 June 2013. Retrieved 6 January 2018.
  2. ^ AFFD Review: KALA aka DEAD TIME | Twitch. Twitchfilm.com (19 August 2008).
  3. ^ HBO Asia Original Series ‘Serangoon Road’ Adds Cast. The Hollywood Reporter (24 January 2013).
  4. ^ Java Heat – Movie Trailers – iTunes. Trailers.apple.com.
  5. ^ Suhendra, Ichsan (14 September 2013). "Rachmawati Tolak Film Soekarno: Indonesia Merdeka". Kompas. Retrieved 4 November 2013.

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