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Ian Hughes was born on April 8, 1969 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. He is an actor and director, known for The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003), Topless Women Talk About Their Lives (1997) and He Died with a Felafel in His Hand (2001). See full bio »
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 2014 The Brokenwood Mysteries (TV Series)
Roger Harrington
- Playing the Lie (2014) ... Roger Harrington
 2014 Stella (TV Series)
- Episode #3.9 (2014) ... Rhys
- Episode #3.4 (2014) ... Rhys
 2013 Go Girls (TV Series)
- A Man of Action (2013) ... Malcolm
 2011 Doctors (TV Series)
Peter Blackwell
- An Uneasy Harmony (2011) ... Peter Blackwell
 2011 Bliss (TV Movie)
George Bowden
 2011 Torchwood (TV Series)
- Miracle Day: The Gathering (2011) ... Finch
 2009 Undergrowth (Short)
 2009 Robin Hood (TV Series)
- Bad Blood (2009) ... Swain
 2008 Power Rangers Jungle Fury (TV Series)
- The Spirit of Kindness (2008) ... Badrat (voice)
 2004 As Dreams Are Made On (Short)
Reuben Mills
 2003 Bogans (Video short)
 2003 Power Rangers Ninja Storm (TV Series)
- Brothers in Arms (2003) ... Perry
 2001 He Died with a Felafel in His Hand
Iain the Socialist
 1996-2001 Xena: Warrior Princess (TV Series)
Mac / Melas / Diomedes
- Send in the Clones (2001) ... Mac
- Callisto (1996) ... Melas
- The Black Wolf (1996) ... Diomedes
 2000 The Waiting Room (Short)
 1999 Letters About the Weather (Short)
 1999 Duggan (TV Series)
Devon Gopnick
- Moving House (1999) ... Devon Gopnick
 1999 I'll Make You Happy
 1998 Hercules: The Legendary Journeys (TV Series)
Loki / Calimachus
- Norse by Norsevest (1998) ... Loki
- Twilight (1998) ... Calimachus
 1998 City Life (TV Series)
- Episode #1.26 (1998) ... Wade
 1996 Peach (Short)
 1996 Headlong (Short)
 1993 Desperate Remedies
Chorus #9
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He acted in William Shakespeare's play, "King Lear," in a Royal Shakespeare Company production at the Barbican Theatre in London, England with Robert Stephens, Janet Dale, Jenny Quayle, Abigail McKern, Christopher Colquhoun, John Normington, Simon Dormandy, David Calder, David Bradley, Simon Russell Beale, Owen Teale, and Mark ... See more »


5' 9" (1.75 m)

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In The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003), he was originally cast as "Beregond", a character from the book. In post-production, the character was changed to "Irolas", who does not appear in the book, but is described as being Beregond's brother.

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