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David E. Paetkau is a Canadian actor best known for his roles in Final Destination 2, LAX, Whistler, Goon, and Flashpoint.


Paetkau was born in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, on November 10, 1978. He has two siblings. Starting an acting career, he has appeared in I'll Always Know What You Did Last Summer, Aliens vs. Predator: Requiem, So Weird, For Heaven's Sake, and Dexter. He made a notable appearance as Evan Lewis in Final Destination 2, later having an uncredited role as the same character in Final Destination 5, via archived footage. Paetkau has also lent his voice to Canadian commercials for Chevrolet automobiles. In his personal life, he is married to Evangeline Duy and has two children with her.

On Criminal Minds[]

Paetkau portrayed Ryan Becker, the object of obsession of serial killer Dana Seavers, in the Season Ten episode "'Til Death Do Us Part".


  • A Mother Betrayed (2015) as Jonathan
  • Criminal Minds - "'Til Death Do Us Part" (2015) TV episode - Ryan Becker
  • The Colossal Failure of the Modern Relationship (2014) as James
  • Man of Steel (2013) as Northcom Threat Analyst
  • Flashpoint (2008-2012) as Sam Braddock (75 episodes)
  • Goon (2011) as Ira
  • Dexter (2010) as Owen
  • Supernatural (2010) as Mark Campbell (2 episodes)
  • Smallville (2001-2009) as Officer Danny Turpin/Trevor Chapell (2 episodes)
  • For Heaven's Sake (2008) as Young David
  • Aliens vs. Predator: Requiem (2007) as Dale Collins
  • Whistler (2006-2007) as Beck McKaye (22 episodes)
  • Justice (2006) as Jeremy Pierce
  • Eureka (2006) as Callister Raynes
  • I'll Always Know What You Did Last Summer (2006) as Colby Patterson (video)
  • Becoming Bardo (2006) as Bardo (short)
  • LAX (2004-2005) as Nick (8 episodes)
  • CSI: Miami (2005) as Jeff McGill
  • Cold Squad (2004) as Barry
  • Thanksgiving Family Reunion (2003) as Jimmy Hodges
  • Final Destination 2 (2003) as Evan Lewis
  • Stargate SG-1 (2003) as Lyle Pender
  • Taken (2002) as Buzz (TV miniseries)
  • Bang Bang You're Dead (2002) as Brad Lynch
  • Slap Shot 2: Breaking the Ice (2002) as Gordie Miller (video)
  • Just Deal (2000-2001) as Hunter (11 episodes)
  • Candy from Strangers (2001) as David (short)
  • So Weird (2000) as Brent
  • Snow Day (2000) as Chuck Wheeler
  • First Wave (1999) as Elias
  • Perfect Little Angels (1998) as Jeff
  • The Crow: Stairway to Heaven (1998) as Kyle Barber
  • Disturbing Behavior (1998) as Tom Cox


  • Bent (2013) - Associate Producer (short)

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For an up-to-date filmography, see here.