Jace Waylandplayed by Dominic Sherwood
Jace Wayland is a brooding and mysterious Shadowhunter who Clary literally bumps in to during episode one. Jace is Clary's first glimpse of the Shadow World and he quickly realizes that there's a lot that she still needs to learn. Tough, resourceful and confident Jace takes slaying demons in his stride, often admiring himself while he does so.
Born in Kent, South East England, Dominic Sherwood began his acting career by appearing in several plays in London.
“Shadowhunters” isn’t Sherwood’s first foray into the young-adult world of adaptations as he recently played Christian Ozera in the hit movie “Vampire Academy.” Sherwood also starred as Taylor Swift’s love interest for her latest single, “Style.” He will next be seen in lead roles in the features “Take Down,” directed by Jim Gillespie, and the horror movie “The Other.” Other notable performances have included a recurring role in the BBC’s “The Cut” and appearing as a young Mick Jagger in the film “Not Fade Away.”