Who is Reilly Dolman from ‘Travelers’ TV Series? Wiki Bio
Reilly Dolman was born in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, on 29 February 1988 – his zodiac sign is Pisces and he holds Canadian nationality. Reilly is an actor, perhaps best known for his portrayal of Philip Pearson in the science fiction mystery drama series “Travelers”, which aired from 2016 to 2018 and starred Eric McCormack, MacKenzie Porter and Nesta Cooper. It follows humans in the future, who learn how to send their consciousness to humans living in the 21st century, so to convince them to change their ways so that they wouldn’t destroy their planet. The series won four awards, and was nominated for 16 others.
Childhood and education
Reilly was raised as a single child in Vancouver by his father who was a mailman, and his mother who was working as a nurse at a local hospital. Reilly was interested in playing sports while attending elementary school, and upon enrolling at a public high school, he started playing football for the school’s team. He wasn’t interested in acting until he took a digital media class, and it was during 11th grade that he joined the school’s drama club, and began appearing in nearly all the plays performed there.
He matriculated in 2006, and then didn’t to enroll at a college, but pursued his career as an actor.
Roles in TV series
Reilly made his debut TV series appearance in 2007, when he portrayed Brennan in the episode “The List” of the science fiction drama series “Bionic Woman”, which starred Michelle Ryan and Miguel Ferrer, and which is closely focused on the eponymous ‘70s TV series which followed an athlete with bionic strength. The series was nominated for a Golden Reel Award for Best Sound Editing – Sound Effects and Foley for Short form Television at Motion Picture Sound Editors, USA in 2008.
In 2010, Reilly played Brian in the episode “Speed” of the comedy series “The Troop”, which follows three teenagers living in the made-up city Lakewood as they battle supernatural creatures.
The following year saw him portray Jason in two episodes of the military science fiction series “Stargate Universe”, which starred Robert Carlyle, Louis Ferreira and Brian J. Smith, and which is about soldiers and civilians living on a spaceship while trying to find their way back home. The series was a big success winning nine awards, while it was nominated for 29 others including three Primetime Emmys.
In 2014, Reilly portrayed Noah in the episode “We Are Family” of the medical drama series “Rush” – the series only ran between 17 July 2014 and 2 October 2014. One of his latest appearances in TV series has been in the episode “A Kingdom Unto Itself” of the Canadian historical drama “Frontier”, which depicts the fur trade in 18th century in Canada.
Roles in movies
Reilly made his debut film appearance in 2010, when he portrayed Jake in the direct-to-DVD family movie “Flicka 2”, which starred Patrick Warburton and Tammin Sursok, and which follows teenager Carrie who moves to a horse ranch after having lived in a big city; the film was nominated for two awards. In the same year, Reilly played Richard Perkins in the short romantic drama film “A Brothers Love”, directed by Matt Drake and written by Madison Padgett.
He went on to appear as Kyle in the television movie “Goblin”, which was directed by Jeffery Scott Lando and filmed in Pitt Meadows in British Columbia, and played James in the Lifetime Television thriller movie “Bond of Silence”, which is based on the true events when a woman’s husband was killed by a troubled teenager.
In 2011, Reilly portrayed Lawson in the action adventure drama movie “Mega Cyclone”, which starred David Sutcliffe and Mitch Pileggi and which received rather poor reviews as it has a 3.7/10 rating on the IMDb movies and TV series rating website. Two years later in 2013, Reilly appeared as Brody McAllister in the biographical crime drama movie “Romeo Killer: The Chris Porco Story”, about a college student who killed his father and attempted to kill his mother while they were sleeping; the movie won Matthew Rogers a Leo Award for Best Musical Score in a Television Movie. Later that year Reilly played Daevon in the action horror thriller movie “Scarecrow”, which starred Lacey Chabert and Robin Dunne, and follows six teenagers who are facing a mysterious evil being. The movie won two awards and was nominated for six others.
Two of Reilly’s latest roles in movies have been in the short comedy film “Missed Connections”, starring Jena BenDaali and Dan Haney and which follows a woman who finds an ad about herself on the internet; and Reilly portrayed Colin Martin in the Canadian science fiction disaster movie “Zodiac: Signs of the Apocalypse” in 2014, which received rather poor reviews.
Love life and relationships
It is widely believed that Reilly is in a relationship with Mara Valencia who gave birth to their child in 2017. The two met through social media as Mara is very active on Twitter, and they started dating in the summer of 2016. Mara and Reilly haven’t married and as they haven’t been seen spending time together in public – it’s believed that the two split shortly after the baby was born, but that Reilly is doing his best to be a good father and is helping Mara and the baby financially.
There are also rumors circulating the internet, that Reilly is currently in a relationship with an actress alongside whom he appeared in the series “Travelers”, and that the two have been together for nearly a year now. Several of Reilly’s fans have stated to have seen him with the girl, but he refuses to comment on his personal matters.
Hobbies and other interests
Reilly is a huge lover of animals and has two pet dogs, while his favorite animals have been horses since he worked with several during the shooting of the movie “Flicka 2”. He likes to watch stand-up comedians perform, and his favorite among the ones he has seen so far is Jack Black, while he is also keen on watching the late Robin William’s performances on YouTube, as well as Chris Rock.
He likes to travel, and has been to the US on several occasions to shoot for his movies and TV series, while he has also had an opportunity to go to Europe where he visited London in England and Rome in Italy.
Reilly has his own favorite actors and actresses, some of whom are Jim Carrey, Eddie Murphy and Kate Winslet, while some of his favorite movies are “The Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind”, “Bruce Almighty”, and “Meet Dave”.
Appearance and net worth
Reilly is 32 years old. He has short blonde hair and blue eyes, is 5ft 11ins (1.8m) tall, and weighs around 175lbs (79kgs). As of May 2020, his net worth is estimated at over $1 million.