Life and Career Edit
Zach McGowan (born May 5, 1981, age 36) was born in New York City. He started acting at an early age in school productions. His love for action followed him through his high school and college years and landed him on the New York City stage in 2003 where he honed his craft in numerous off-Broadway productions. In 2005 Zach moved to Los Angeles to work in film and Television. He married Emily Johnson on September 27, 2008 in the Santa Barbara mountains.
Aside from his role on S.H.I.E.L.D., he is best known for his television series roles as Roan kom Azgeda on The 100 and Jody on Shameless. He has also made guest appearances on many popular TV series and appeared on feature film like Terminator Salvation, Snapshot and Dracula Untold, among others.