The Juilliard School
Klein High School
Cast as Ronan the Accuser in "Guardians of the Galaxy"
Reprises Thranduil in "The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug"
Cast as King Thranduil in "The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey," based on the novel by J.R.R. Tolkien and directed by Peter Jackson
Played politician Fernando Wood opposite Daniel Day-Lewis in Steven Spielberg's "Lincoln"
Cast as nomadic vampire Garrett in "The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 2"
Starred in the live-action film based on the comic strip "Marmaduke," featuring the voice of Owen Wilson as the title character
Appeared opposite Kristen Bell and Josh Duhamel in the romantic comedy "When in Rome"
Appeared opposite Colin Firth in Tom Ford's directorial debut "A Single Man"
Cast in the lead role of Ned on critically acclaimed ABC series "Pushing Daisies"; earned Best Actor Golden Globe (2008) and Emmy (2008) nominations
Appeared opposite Matt Damon in the Robert De Niro directed "The Good Shepherd"
Delivered substantial role as a killer in Douglas McGrath's "Infamous"
Landed first regular series role on short-lived Fox series "Wonderfalls," co-created by Bryan Fuller
Made feature debut in "White Countess"
Played the role of Calpernia Addams, a transgender woman dating Army soldier (Troy Garity) in Showtime's "Soldier's Girl"; received nominations for a Golden Globe for Supporting Actor and an Independent Spirit Award for Male Lead
Acted in Craig Lucas’ off-Broadway production of "Small Tragedy"
Made TV debut guest-starring on an episode of NBC's "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit"
Breakout role in "Soldier's Girl"
Appeared in several Shakespearean roles while attending the Juilliard School
Acted in productions of "The Spider's Web" and "The Greeks" at Houston's Alley Theatre
As a young child, Pace spent several years in Saudi Arabia where his father was in the oil business.
His classmate at Klein High School was actor Matt Bomer ("Flightplan," 2012)
His class at Julliard, Group 30, included Anthony Mackie and his "Wonderfalls" co-star, Tracie Thoms.
Made his Broadway debut in "The Normal Heart" (2011).
Lost 25 pounds to play Calpernia Addams in "Soldier's Girl."
Despite his critical acclaim for "Lincoln," Pace was not included among the list of actors nominated for Best Ensemble by the Screen Actors Guild.