Peter Mensah
Biographical Information

November 12, 1970







Years Active


Avatar Role

Horse Clan Leader

Peter Mensah is an actor who has appeared in such films as 300, Hidalgo, Tears of the Sun, Jason X, Harvard Man, Bless the Child and portrayed the Horse Clan Leader in James Cameron's Avatar. Mensah has made television appearances in Star Trek: Enterprise, Tracker, Witchblade, Blue Murder, Relic Hunter, Earth: Final Conflict, Highlander: The Raven and La Femme Nikita.

Enzo has also starred in the short film The Seed, produced and directed by Linkin Park's DJ Joe Hahn, and The Incredible Hulk.

Recently, he did the voice and likeness of Sgt. Zach Hammond in EA's video game Dead Space.

Peter Mensah has been doing martial arts since he was 6 years old, growing up in St. Albans, England, just north of London. A former engineer, Mensah moved to Canada 11 years ago. He'd worked for British Gas developing gas fields at Morecambe Bay and had done theatre in school. He comes from an academic family. His father, an architect, relocated with his mother to their native Ghana. He has two younger sisters. Mensah emigrated from Britain to see the world, at which point he was undecided whether his destination would be Canada or Australia.

Peter is currently portraying the character "Doctore" in "Spartacus, Blood and Sand" and was on the Spartacus Panel at Comic Con 2009.


  • The Long Island Incident (1998)
  • Bruiser (2000)
  • The Golden Spiders: A Nero Wolfe Mystery (2000
  • Enslavement: The True Story of Fanny Kemble (2000)
  • The Perfect Son (2000)
  • Harvard Man (2001)
  • Jason X (2001)
  • Triggerman (2002)
  • Conviction (2002)
  • Cypher (2002)
  • Tears of the Sun (2003)
  • Hildago (2004)
  • 300 (2006)
  • The Incredible Hulk (2008)
  • Avatar (2009)
  • City of Shoulders (2010)
  • Flynn (2010)

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