From Western classical opera to Indian cinema – and much in between – Carl has enjoyed a diverse career in the performing arts. Most recently, he renders the evil Alfred Petty, the lead villain of the successful 2022 Bengali webseries, Mukti, for the Zee network. In the SonyLIV webseries Rocket Boys, he plays Bennet Wheeler. Carl appears in Rajamouli’s upcoming multi-language epic, RRR, and in the thriller Raangi alongside Trisha. In 2019, he played the Australian commentator Johnson in Inside Edge with Nikhil Chopra, who is himself a real-life and reel-life commentator. Carl acted in Akshay Kumar’s Kesari, and appeared as John Nott-Bower in the television serial Chandrasekar. Earlier last decade, Carl played Mr Cahill in the Malayalam classic, How Old Are You?; in the Tamil horror thriller Zero, he made a dramatic appearance as the exorcist. He has also acted in numerous other films, including Vijay Sethupathi’s Aandavan Kattalai.
Film and Television Credits
Alfred Petty, Mukti.
Bennet Wheeler, Rocket Boys.
John Nott-Bower, Chandrasekar.
Lt Munn, Kesari.
Carl Johnson, Inside Edge.
The exorcist, Zero, (opposite J.D. Chakravarthy and Ashwin), Tamil, Director: Arun Kumar.
Consular Official, Aandavan Kattalai, (opposite Vijay Sethupathy) Tamil, Director: M. Manikandan.
2015 Villain’s adviser, Vedalam, (opposite Kabir and Ajith Kumar) Tamil, Director: Siva
Mr Cahill, How Old Are You? (opposite Manju Warriar) Malayalam, Director: by Rosshan Andrrews
Pharmaceutical company representative, Jilla, Tamil (opposite Vijay Joseph and Mohanlal), Director R.T.Neason.
Peter, Sathanai Purintha Eerandu! Sarithram Pesum Pallandu! (opposite Vivek) Tamil Nadu Government film, Director: Ganeson Jayaraman.
FBI Agent, Vishwaroopam, Director: Kamal Haasan
Slum Sam, Pudiya Thiruppangal, Director: Sharada Ramanathan
Soldier, Rani, (French and Indian television film collaboration) Director: Arnaud Sélignac