Kevin Durand stars as "Vasiliy Fet" - a charismatic, second-generation Russian who is all Brooklyn. He's the best exterminator for the NYC Bureau of Pest Control. He considers himself the steward of NYC. The city is his home. All others are just guests.
Canadian-born Durand has developed a versatile background, beginning in comedy and Broadway then transitioning into television and film, illustrating his ability to captivate a wide range of audiences.
Durand was nominated for a 2012 Genie Award for his performance in Edwin Boyd. In 2009, he was nominated for a Saturn Award for his recurring character, "Martin Keamy", on the popular series Lost.
Durand was hand-selected by acclaimed director Guillermo del Toro for the role of "Vasiliy Fet", a rat exterminator who proves to be just as good at killing vampires. The series also reunites him with executive producer and writer Carlton Cuse.
Durand can be seen in the upcoming Atom Egoyan film Devil's Knot opposite Colin Firth and Reese Witherspoon. Durand also completed production on the independent feature The Last Druid: Garm Wars from acclaimed Japanese director Mamoru Oshii. He also wrapped Jack Heller's independent thriller Dark Was the Night with Lukas Haas and reunited with director Atom Egoyan on his next feature The Captive, starring opposite Ryan Reynolds and Scott Speedman.
Before his film career, Durand was voted one of Canada's funniest new comedians. In addition, he originated the role of "Injun Joe" in The Adventures of Tom Sawyer on Broadway.
Durand is best known for his roles in such films as Fruitvale Station (which won both the Grand Jury Prize and Audience Award at the 2013 Sundance Film Festival); David Cronenberg's Cosmopolis opposite Robert Pattinson; The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones; Resident Evil: Retribution; Shawn Levy's Real Steel opposite Hugh Jackman; Robin Hood as "Little John" opposite Russell Crowe's "Robin Hood;" James Mangold's 3:10 to Yuma with Russell Crowe and Christian Bale; as "Fred Dukes" aka "The Blob" in X-Men Origins: Wolverine alongside Hugh Jackman; Joe Carnahan's Smokin' Aces opposite Chris Pine; and Walt Becker's Wild Hogs with John Travolta, Tim Allen and Martin Lawrence.
Durand's other credits include: Darren Aronofsky's Noah; Akiva Goldsman's directorial debut Winter's Tale; D.J. Caruso's I Am Number Four; the independent A Dark Truth opposite Andy Garcia and Forest Whitaker; Legion with Paul Bettany; The Butterfly Effect opposite Ashton Kutcher; and Fragments opposite Forest Whitaker and Dakota Fanning. He was a series regular on Touching Evil opposite Bradley Cooper and Vera Farmiga, and also on the James Cameron hit series Dark Angel. Durand made his acting debut alongside Russell Crowe in Jay Roach's Mystery Alaska.
He currently resides in Los Angeles.