Jai Stephen Courtney played minor roles in Australian films and television series till he got his first breakthrough as Charlie in the American action movie ‘Jack Reacher’ with Tom Cruise, in 2012. This was followed by his role as Jack McClane, alongside Bruce Wills in ‘A Good Day to Die’ (2013). His next movie ‘I Frankenstein’ (2014) did not do too well at the box office. His portrayal of Jim Melic in the mystery and suspense film ‘Felony’ received positive reviews. He was nominated for the Australian Film Critics Association Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role for his performance. He was appreciated for his performance in the 2019 comedy film ‘Buffaloed’. Courtney became popular on television with his role as Varro in the series ‘Spartacus: Blood and Sand’ (2010). He also appeared as Damian in the family drama series ‘Packed to the Rafters’ (2008 – 2009). He has appeared as a guest on shows like ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’ (2014) and ‘The Late Show With Stephen Colbert’ (2016).