David Ian Hewlett is a man of many talents. Born on 18 April 1968 in Redhill in England, he moved to Canada with his family at the tender age of four. Hi primary profession is that of acting, but he has plied his natural talents to many other offshoots including writing, directing and voice acting.

On these pages, you will find information relating to Hewlett’s career and his greatest accomplishments to date.

There is a lot of ground to cover as Hewlett is a man that does not sit still and is always involved in some project or another. His biggest acting roles were in the popular science fiction series Stargate, Stargate Atlantis and Stargate Universe.

The shows proved to be extremely popular and ran for a number of seasons with Hewlett’s character Dr Rodney McKay gaining a bit of a cult following. One of his biggest movie roles was in the science fiction production Rise of the Planet of the Apes.

Hewlett gravitates towards science fiction, fantasy and horror roles, but over the years has diversified and adapted to an ever changing world.

When not busy musing, writing or acting, he loves tinkering with computer rigs and even gets his young son involved.

His love of computers is an old passion that he discovered before the world of acting. In his early days, he was also involved in website design and internet community hubs for film makers. Get the comprehensive lowdown on this interesting person and what he has done in his career on this website.