David Lyons as Bass/General Monroe

david lyons character bio David Lyons as Bass/General MonroeDavid Lyons stars as Bass, a former Marine who served alongside Miles Matheson (Billy Burke) in NBC’s “Revolution.” A graduate of the National Institute of Dramatic Art (NIDA), Australia’s most prestigious acting college, Lyons has performed on stage with both of Australia’s leading theatre companies: the Sydney Theatre Company and the Melbourne Theatre Company.

In 2005, he won a recurring role in the hugely popular police drama “Blue Heelers.” In addition to a role in the long-running cult-favorite soap “Neighbours,” Lyons also starred as Leading Seaman Josh “ET” Holiday in the high-seas action series “Sea Patrol.” In 2008, he was added to the cast of the popular medical drama “ER” as Dr. Simon Brenner.

On the silver screen, Lyons can be seen in the feature “Storm Warning,” directed by Jamie Blanks (“Urban Legend,” “Valentine”) and distributed by Bob Weinstein’s Dimension Films. He also contributed a riveting performance as a gambler with a dark secret in the Outback thriller “Cactus,” starring alongside Aussie screen icon Bryan Brown, and he can be seen in a supporting role opposite Julia Roberts in Ryan Murphy’s “Eat, Pray, Love.”