Kristoffer Jon Polaha (born February 18, 1977) is an American film and television actor best known for his roles as Jason Matthews in North Shore, Nathaniel "Baze" Bazile in Life Unexpected, and Henry Butler in Ringer.
Kristoffer Jon Polaha
February 18, 1977
|Spouse(s)||Julianne Morris (2003–present)|
He next played Nate Bazile, a bar owner who discovers he has a teenage daughter, on the series Life Unexpected, during its two season. In late 2010, he signed a talent holding deal with CBS He played Henry Butler on the CW series Ringer until the series cancellation in 2012.
Polaha has worked in several original Hallmark Channel films starring opposite Meghan Markle in Dater's Handbook in 2016, and most recently in Rocky Mountain Christmas opposite Lindy Booth in December 2017. as well as "Pearl in Paradise" with Jill Wagner (2018).
|2008||Billy: The Early Years||Young Charles Templeton|
|2013||Devil's Knot||Val Price|
|2014||Atlas Shrugged Part III: Who Is John Galt?||John Galt|
|2015||Where Hope Grows||Calvin Campbell|
|2018||Beneath the Leaves||Detective Brian Larson|
|2018||Bachelor Lions||James Harmon|
|2020||Wonder Woman 1984||Post-production|
Selected television rolesEdit
|2001||Angel||Dylan Blim||Season 3, Episode 6, "Billy"|
|2002||Roswell||Eric Hughs||Season 3, Episode 11, "I Married An Alien"|
|2002||Birds of Prey||Darkstrike||Episode 7, "Split"|
|2003||America's Prince: The John F. Kennedy Jr. Story||John F. Kennedy Jr.|
|2003||Tru Calling||Mark Evans||Season 1, Episodes 1,2 et 7|
|2004||North Shore||Jason Matthews||Main role|
|2005||House||Jeff Forster||Season 2, Episode 6, Spin|
|2006||It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia||Season 2, Episode 1, "Charlie Gets Crippled"||Male Employee|
|2006||CSI: Miami||Jeremy Fordham||Episode 6, "Curse of the Coffin"|
|2006||Bones||Will Hastings||Season 2, Episode 10, "The Headless Witch in the Woods"|
|2007–2009||Mad Men||Carlton Hansen||4 episodes|
|2009||Valentine||Danny Valentine||8 episodes|
|2009||Without a Trace||Justin Morgan||Episode 18, "Daylight"|
|2009||Better Off Ted||Don||Episode 4, "Racial Sensitivity"|
|2009||Dollhouse||Nate Jordan||Episode 2, "Instinct"|
|2010||Romantically Challenged||Jesse||Episode 3, "Perry and Rebecca's High School Reunion"|
|2010–2011||Life Unexpected||Nathaniel "Baze" Bazile||Main role|
|2012||Made in Jersey||Nolan|
|2013||CSI: Crime Scene Investigation||Darryl Walsh||Season 14, Episode 10, "Girls Gone Wild"|
|2015||Backstrom||Sgt. Peter Niedermayer||13 episodes|
|2015||Hawaii Five-0||Hank Weber||Season 6, Episode 8, "Piko Pau ‘Iole"|
|2015–2016||Castle||Caleb Brown||recurring, 4 episodes|
|2016||Hearts of Christmas||Matt Crawford||Hallmark Movies & Mysteries TV Movie|
|2016||Rizzoli & Isles||Edward Dunn||Season 7, Episode 10, "For Richer or Poorer"|
|2016||Dater's Handbook||Robert||Hallmark Channel TV Movie|
|2016||Lethal Weapon||Bennet Hirsch/Gino Corelli||Episode 2, "Surf N Turf"|
|2017||Rocky Mountain Christmas||Graham Mitchell||Hallmark Movies & Mysteries TV Movie|
|2018||Pearl in Paradise||Colin Page||Hallmark Channel TV Movie|
|2019||Mystery 101: Mystery 101 Pilot||Travis||Hallmark Movie|
- "TV Review: 'Miss Guided'". LA Times. 17 March 2008.
- Life Unexpected canceled Archived 2011-10-28 at the Wayback Machine, tvrockstars.com; accessed February 28, 2015.
- "'Life Unexpected' Star Kristoffer Polaha Signs Talent Holding Deal With CBS". deadline.com. 29 November 2010.
- "'Life Unexpected': Kristoffer Polaha previews the CW's new drama". LAtimesblogs. 18 January 2010.
- "'Life Unexpected' creator Liz Tigelaar on finale: 'By the end, they all get to where they are supposed to be'". LAtimesblogs. 18 January 2011.
- On the set of Atlas Shrugged 3 with Kristoffer Polaha (John Galt). Official Atlas Shrugged Youtube Channel. 10 February 2014.
- "Dater's Handbook – Interview – Kristoffer Polaha on Hallmark Channel – The actor talks about why he loves working for Hallmark Channel". Hallmark Channel. 30 January 2016.
- "Rocky Mountain Christmas". Hallmark Channel. 22 December 2017.
- "Actor Who Stopped Praying and Fell Away From His Faith Reveals the Death-Defying Moment That Brought Him Back to God". theblaze.com. 26 May 2015.
- "Life Unexpected's Kristoffer Polaha and Wife Welcome a Baby Boy!". EOnline. 2 January 2011.
- Roots, Kimberly (July 5, 2012). "Exclusive: Ringer's Kristoffer Polaha Joins CBS' Made in Jersey as Series Regular". TVLine. Retrieved July 7, 2012./
- "'CSI' Books 'Ringer' Star for Season 14 (Exclusive)". Hollywood Reporter. 25 October 2013.
- "'Hearts Of Christmas': Hospital Job Cuts Saved By Angels In Heartwarming Hallmark Movie, Starring Emilie Ullerup, Kristoffer Polaha". inquisitr.com. 3 December 2016.
- "'Rizzoli & Isles' Season 7 Episode 11 Latest Spoiler Updates: Serial Killer On The Loose? Jane's Brother Tommy Makes Boston Comeback". Parent Herald. 21 August 2016.
- "'Rocky Mountain Christmas' Hallmark Movies, Mysteries Premiere: Cast And Trailer". ibtimes.com. 22 December 2017.