Sharlto Copley is a South African actor. In 2006, he debuted in the short films Yellow and Alive in Joburg. Later in 2009, he had a role in the film District 9. The following year, he played Captain H.M. “Howling Mad” Murdock in the Hollywood film The A-Team. He went on to play supporting roles in the movies Europa Report, Elysium, Oldboy, and Open Grave. In 2014, he portrayed King Stefan in Disney’s Maleficent. He next played the title role in the film Chappie, after which he starred in the films Hardcore Henry, The Hollars, and Free Fire. More recently, he starred in the movie Gringo. On television, he’s best known for starring as Christian Walker on the web series Powers.