Travis Fimmel started-off as a model when he was spotted at a gym by the talent scout of Chadwick Models agency. He then bagged in the title lead in ‘Tarzan,’ the Warner Bros. television series, after gathering the courage to audition for his first role on-screen.
Fimmel has played various characters both on the big and small screen. He is best-known for his portrayal of Ragnar Lothbrok in ‘Vikings,’ the historical drama television series. He played a forensic reporter in Australian horror film ‘Needle,’ a party boy in ‘Surfer,’ a compassionate cowboy in ‘Pure Country 2: The Gift,’ and a murderer in ‘Restraint.’
Some of his other notable film credits include, ‘Danger Close,’ ‘Finding Steve McQueen,’ ‘Warcraft,’ ‘The Experiment,’ ‘The Baytown Outlaws,’ ‘Learn on Pete,’ and ‘Maggie’s Plan,’ amongst various others.