Joint trivia for VÂ’s Erica Evans (Elizabeth Mitchell) and Kyles Hobbes (Charles Measure)
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1. Charles Mesure, just like his character Kyle Hobbes in V TV series (the 2009 version), is British.
2. Charles Mesure was born in 1970, in Somerset, England.
3. However he grew up in Sydney, Australia, which is the hometown of Australian actor Hugh Jackman.
4. He stands at 6' 2" (1.88 m), which is the same height as American actor Jeffrey Dean Morgan.
5. He is a graduate of the National Institute of Dramatic Art in Sydney.
6. His on-screen career started in New Zealand, where he moved after graduation.
7. He has a Best Supporting Actor Award from New Zealand Film and TV Awards. He won in 2000, with his role in the series Street Legal. He had a Best Actor nomination for City Life in 1996. City Life is a drama and Street Legal is a crime drama.
8. His other TV credits include well-known shows such as Bones, Cold Case, Las Vegas, Ghost Whisperer, Crossing Jordan, Without a Trace, Lost, Hercules: The Legendary Journeys & Xena: Warrior Princess. He played an archangel in Hercules and Xena.
9. A famous actor from New Zealand, Karl Urban, also appeared in both Hercules and Xena.
10. He is also a screenwriter. He wrote several episodes of TV shoes Street Legal and Crossing Jordan. He had roles in both shows.
11. Charles Mesure joined the V cast a little later than the rest, so he admits that he didn’t meet some of the leading cast members, such as Morena Baccarin (who plays Anna), until towards the end of the season. His scenes are primarily with characters Priest Jack (Joel Gretsch), F.B.I Agent Erica (Elizabeth Mitchell) and V (Visitor) Ryan (Morris Chestnut)
12. In 2010, he starred in the New Zealand sci-fi/drama/mystery series This Is Not My Life.
13. He can play acoustic, electric and bass guitar.
14. Elizabeth Mitchell previously played Juliet on Lost.
15. Her birth name is Elizabeth J. Robertson.
16. She was born in Los Angeles.
17. She is the same age as Charles Mesure.
18. She stands at 5' 9" (1.75 m).
19. Elizabeth Mitchell loves playing tough, strong women.
20. She, along with the cast, does most of her own stunts.
21. Her role as an F.B.I agent in V required her to train in mixed martial arts, which she loves.
22. She is a mother in real life as well. However her son in V is 18, where as her son in real life was born in 2005.
23. She is a college graduate with a degree in Fine Arts.
24. She dated David Lee Smith, the starring actor of the sci-fi movie The Man from Earth, in the mid 90s.
25. Her movie credits include Gia, where she co-starred alongside Angelina Jolie.
26. Her movie credits also include Frequency and Nurse Betty.
27. Elizabeth Mitchell’s TV credits include House, Everwood, Boston Legal, C.S.I., Law & Order, Spin City and ER.