Gen Con Announces Third Media Guest of Honor for 2013
Gen Con has announced that Neil Grayston of the cult SyFy Channel series Eureka and Warehouse 13 will appear at Gen Con Indy 2013 as a Media Guest of Honor. In this capacity, Grayston will sign autographs on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday at the August 15-18 show in Indianapolis.
American audiences know Neil Grayston best for his leading role as Douglas Fargo for five seasons on the hit series, Eureka. The second-highest-rated show on SyFy Channel, Eureka was nominated by TV Guide for the “Fan Favorite Award.” Grayston’s character, Douglas Fargo also has appeared in a crossover arc on SyFy’s Warehouse 13.
Born and raised in suburban Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, Neil Grayston made his foray into acting while participating in his high school drama club’s performance of “Hamlet,” where he played the titular Danish Prince. Following graduation, Grayston had a number of guest star and leading roles in Canadian television, including the critically acclaimed CBC young adult series Edgemont.
His credits include: a series regular role as Alec, “the mouth-breather,” on FOX’s critically acclaimed dramedy Wonderfalls and his Leo-Award-nominated performance for his portrayal of Martin, the stoic sous-chef in CTV’s dramedy Godiva’s. Selected guest star roles include: The CW’s Smallville and Supernatural, as well as CBS Television’s The Dead Zone.
With very little time between series, Neil has had the pleasure of being able to work on a number of independent films and movies for television. Most recently, Neil can be seen in the leading role in SyFy’s soon-to-be-released movie for television End of the World.