Jason Momoa is a $25 million actor, model, director, writer, and producer. Momoa played Khal Drogo in “Game of Thrones,” but he’s best recognised for playing Aquaman in the DCEU. Jason has appeared in many other films and TV shows.
Momoa was born in Hawaii on August 1, 1979. His only parents were a painter and a photographer. His father is Hawaiian, and his mother is European.
Jason Momoa started as a model and was found at 19 by several designers. In 1999, he played Jason Ioane on “Baywatch Hawaii.” Before the job, he worked in a surf shop. He later appeared in “North Shore” and “Johnson Family Vacation”
Momoa played Ronon Dex in “Stargate Atlantis” in 2005. He hosted till 2009. He appeared in four “The Game” episodes that year. He plays the major adversary in 2011’s “Conan the Barbarian” revival. After this film, Momoa auditioned for “Game of Thrones” as Khal Drogo. He did the Maori Haka in his audition tape. He landed the role in the hit series. In 2012, he died.
Jason Momoa’s Earnings
He co-wrote and directed “Road to Paloma” in 2014. Limited theatre release. Later that year, Momoa featured in “Sugar Mountain.” Then he played an Indian on “The Red Road” for a year. Jason ended 2014 with the role of Aquaman in the DCEU. First debuted as Aquaman in 2016’s “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice” as a cameo. “Wolves” and “Debug” were among his 2014 films.
He joined “The Bad Batch” and “Braven” in 2015. In 2017’s “Justice League,” he played Aquaman more prominently. He reprised his role in “The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part” In 2017, it was revealed that Jason would star in the video game-based film franchise “Just Cause.” Momoa joined “See” in 2018. Jason booked the part of Duncan Idaho in “Dune” in 2019.
Jason Momoa made $3 million for Aquaman. Jason negotiated a huge rise for the sequel based on the original film’s popularity. Second instalment: $15 million.
In 2020, Momoa advertised Rocket Mortgage during the Super Bowl. In the same year, he appeared in a teaser for Ozzy Osbourne’s album “Ordinary Man”
In 2005, Jason Momoa dated Lisa Bonet. Bonet played Denise Huxtable on “The Cosby Show.” Some media outlets incorrectly stated that the couple got married in 2007. Momoa and Bonet married in 2017. Jason is the stepfather of Zoe Kravitz, Lisa Bonet’s daughter with Lenny Kravitz. Bonet and Momoa had a baby in 2007. Next year, they had another child. Jason and Lisa divorced in 2022.
Jason Momoa started martial arts training in 2005 for “Stargate Atlantis” In 2017, Jason started Brazilian jiu-jitsu. Oli Peters, lead singer of Archspire, helped him perfect a war cry for “See.”
Jason Momoa loves heavy metal. He said he gets character ideas from heavy metal music. Archspire, one of his favourite bands, has appeared in “See” at Momoa’s request. Jason has a tattoo of his “aumakua,” a Hawaiian deified ancestor. His left arm is covered in tattoos.
Jason Momoa was attacked in L.A. in 2008. Jason was slashed with a shattered beer mug at the Birds Cafe. The attack scarred him and required 140 stitches. Momoa’s face is obviously altered on film after facial repair surgery. The attacker got five years in prison.