Stephen Moyer is an English actor. His acting career started in the early ’90s on British television. His first acting gig on TV was on Conjugal Rites. He next starred on the British series Castles. Subsequently, he portrayed the lead in the Irish-British film Prince Valiant. He next starred on the show The Grand. In the 2000s, he ventured into Hollywood, starring in the films Undiscovered and 88 Minutes. He also starred in the Australian movie Restraint. He went on to star in the American miniseries The Starter Wife. His breakthrough role was as Bill Compton on the HBO series True Blood. It was reported he earned $275,000 per episode of the show that aired for seven seasons.