May. 20th, 1975
Whitehorse, Yukon, Canada
6' 2 1/2"
Tahmoh Penikett's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2006 - Trapped Ashes
Guest TV Roles
Troy Hammerschmiddtt (Voiced)
He is the son of former Yukon premier Anthony David John Penikett (Tony). A graduate of the Victoria Motion picture school, Tahmoh also studied at the Lyric School of Acting in Vancouver. Tahmoh and his family (his father, and his twin sisters Sarah and Stephanie) make their home in Vancouver, British Columbia.
- His character Helo in the Battlestar Galactica miniseries was not supposed to return for the regular run of the show. Audience response to Helo was so strong the producers created an entire subplot for the character in the second series, set on the destroyed homeworld of Caprica.