– Hell on Wheels _ Season 5, MiniGallery – Photo Credit: Chris Large/AMC
  • With no tricks left in his bag, and no more machinations to machinate, the Swede finally gets what fate has been promising: a one-on-one duel against the devil that God has placed before him, Cullen Bohannon. The unexpected outcome of this long-awaited showdown reveals the man, Thor Gundersen, as we’ve never seen him.

  • An award-winning Canadian actor, Christopher Heyerdahl is known internationally for his powerful performances in film, theatre and television. His credits include: Eadweard, The Calling, HoneyGlue, Three Days in Havana, The Twilight Saga, Pee Wee's Big Holiday, the Gemini award-winning Out of Mind: The Stories of H.P. Lovecraft, The Ghosts of Dickens' Past and The Education of Little Tree. Fluent in French, he also starred in Le Dernier Tunnel, Cadavres and La Loi Du Cochon.

    Heyerdahl has an impressive list of television credits, including recent recurring and guest roles on VanHelsing, Minority Report, Gotham, Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce, Cooper Barret's Guide to Surviving Life, Rush, Dig, Vegas, Castle, CSI, and Falling Skies. Previous regular and recurring guest roles on Sanctuary, True Blood, Supernatural, Caprica, Smallville, Human Target, Stargate Atlantis and the award-winning children’s series Are You Afraid of the Dark?

    He also co-starred in Steven Spielberg’s Emmy® and Golden Globe® Award-winning mini-series Into the West. Having been nominated nine times, Heyerdahl has won four Leo Awards: Best Supporting Performance by a Male in a Motion Picture for Eadweard (2015), Best Performance in a Children’s Program for R.L. Stine’s The Haunting Hour – Fear Never Knocks (2012), Best Supporting Performance by a Male in a Dramatic Series for “Sanctuary” (2012), and Best Guest Performance by a Male in a Dramatic Series for The Collector (2006). He was nominated for Best Supporting Performance by a Male in a Dramatic Series for Hell On Wheels (2015), in addition to receiving a nomination for Best Supporting Performance by a Male in a Dramatic Series for Sanctuary - Revelations Part 2 and a Gemini Award nomination for Best Performance by an Actor in a Guest Role in a Dramatic Series, also for Sanctuary. (2009)

    On stage Heyerdahl has a long list of theatre credits including Love’s Labour’s Lost, The Changeling, Knight of the Burning Pestle, The Grand Inquisitor, The Glace Bay Miners’ Museum, The Last Comedy, Le Making of De Macbeth and Savage/Love, to name a few.