Godfrey Gao is a Taiwanese-born Canadian actor. He started his acting career in the mid-2000s. During his beginnings, he mostly made minor roles in a couple of TV shows. This includes Magicians of Love and The Kid from Heaven. He made his first movie appearance in 2008’s All About Women. His career became more prolific in the 2010s. During this period, he became known for his portrayal of Magnus Bane in the movie The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones. This also marked his Hollywood debut. He has since had notable roles in the movies Min & Max, Legend of the Ancient Sword, and My Other Home.