Dominic Purcell

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Dominic Purcell
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Purcell at the 2016 San Diego Comic-Con.
Born
Dominic Haakon Myrtved Purcell

(1970-02-17) 17 February 1970 (age 49)
Wallasey, Cheshire, England
NationalityAustralian
OccupationActor
Years active1991–present
Spouse(s)
Rebecca Williamson
(m. 1998; div. 2008)
Children4

Dominic Haakon Myrtved Purcell (born 17 February 1970) is an Australian actor. He is best known for his roles as Lincoln Burrows in the Fox drama series Prison Break (2005–2009, 2017–present), and Mick Rory / Heat Wave in The CW's The Flash and Legends of Tomorrow. For his role as Burrows, he won an AACTA Award for Best Actor in 2007.

Purcell was born in Wallasey, Cheshire, England. His mother is of Irish ancestry and his father is Norwegian. He grew up in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. He was married to Rebecca Williamson from 1998 until their divorce in 2008. The couple have four children. He has also dated American actress AnnaLynne McCord.[1]

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  1. "Prison Break star Dominic Purcell reunites with 90210 lover AnnaLynne McCord". The Daily Teleraph. 15 July 2015. Retrieved 21 March 2019.

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