Born: April 9, 1965
Birthplace: Los Angeles, CA
Mark Pellegrino has had an active TV and film career since the 1980s. He has appeared on "ER", "The X-Files" and "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation", and had a memorable role in The Big Lebowski as the "Blond Thug" who shoves The Dude’s head in a toilet and drops his bowling ball.
More recently, Mark has played a string of supernatural characters. He plays Bishop on Syfy's "Being Human," Lucifer on the fifth season of "Supernatural", and is known by "Lost" addicts for playing the mysterious Jacob, protector of the island. Jacob was an essential part of the sixth and final season of "Lost", and he helped bring the plot together. Mark is a talented actor and we look forward to catching his next role!
Mark loves playing a variety of sports, including kickboxing and karate.
He teaches as Playhouse West with Jeff Goldblum.