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Grant Bowler: I'm A Shocking Gamer

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Who can get away with playing video games and saying they're busy working? Grant Bowler does just that, "research" for his new show on SyFy "Defiance".  The actor talked about the appreciation he has for his fan base and says he loves going to events like E3 and Comic-Con.

Speaking of fans, Grant wanted to meet Trace Adkins and stuck around to not only watch his interview, but actually joined in at the end of Trace's interview! Check out the blooming bromance in Trace's segment.

Fun facts about Grant:

  • Grant Bowler is a New Zealand-born Australian actor who has worked in American, Australian, New Zealand, and Canadian films and television.
  • In November 2010, he was announced as the host of The Amazing Race Australia.
  • In 2008, he became a recurring regular on Ugly Betty, in which he played the corrupt CFO of Meade Publications (Connor Owens) who romanced the series' main villain Wilhelmina Slater.
  • In December 2009, he was cast in the role of Cooter, a werewolf, in the HBO urban fantasy series True Blood, for that show's third season.

(Source: Wikipedia)

'Defiance' airs Mondays at 9:00pm on SyFy. Follow Grant on Twitter: @grantbowler

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