Curiouser and curiouser. Return later for more of this character's tale.
Peter Gadiot makes his American network debut as Cyrus, the handsome and mysterious Genie, in ABC's Once Upon a Time in Wonderland. Last year Gadiot starred opposite Lea Seydoux in a short series of films directed by Wes Anderson and Roman Coppola, Prada: Candy. This coming year he will portray a major new character in the British series Fresh Meat, a Channel 4 dramedy with a large cult following that's now entering its third season.
Gadiot's past credits include the 2013 film The Forbidden Girl, MTV's Hot Mess and the British series My Spy Family.
Gadiot trained classically at Drama Centre London and has appeared in numerous stage productions. A versatile talent, he recently went behind the camera to write and direct the short film 12-17, which is now in post production.
Gadiot also actively campaigns against slavery and human trafficking, and once rowed across the Atlantic to support the cause. Raised primarily in the UK, he is of Dutch and Mexican descent.