Hjörtur Jóhann Jónsson

you can see Hjörtur as Kjarri in Blackport

Born and raised in Reykjavik, Iceland, Hjörtur has performed extensively in film, shorts, television, radio and on stage since graduating from the Icelandic Academy of the Arts in 2012. He co-founded a theatre company in 2012 and is currently working in the Reykjavik City Theatre where he recently played King Richard the Third.

He has won the Icelandic Theatre Awards (Gríman) on two occasions; in 2016 and again in 2019.

He is also an experienced mountain guide with training in rock and ice climbing, mountaineering, first aid and rescue work and has been a member of the Reykjavík Air&Ground SAR unit since 2005.