Stephen Dorff (* July 29th 1973 in Atlanta , Georgia ) is an American actor . His major roles include the part of Deacon Frost in the comic book movie Blade .Stephen Dorff lived for a short time after he was born in Atlanta. After the birth of his younger brother Andrew, the family moved to Los Angeles . This turned out pretty fast that Dorff had a great interest in the film industry. So it was that he was already at the age of nine years for a role in the U.S. television series Family Ties was hired. In 1987, he then got his first starring role in the fantasy film gate – The Underground .Dorff was 1989 alongside Giovanni Ribisi a guest appearance on Married with Children , in the episode “The hero of the modern world.” Stephen and John played Boz Buds friends and Teddy.Blessed Stephen dorff was presentation of the so-called “fifth Beatles’ bassist Stuart Sutcliffe , in the film Backbeat by Iain Softley , a film from 1994 about the beginnings of the Beatles.Stephen Dorff then reached worldwide popularity in 1998 when he was in the Marvel comic adaptation Blade plays the role of the villain Deacon Frost. For this representation, he is in 1999 at the MTV Movie Awards awarded “Best film villain.” Other Dorff showed significant acting performances in the film I Shot Andy Warhol alongside Lili Taylor and in the John Waters film Cecil B. Demented (2000). After the films FearDotCom and Creek Manor – Cold Creek Manor in 2005 was Stephen Dorff movie Alone in the Dark to the cinemas.Stephen Dorff had been smaller roles in some 30 music videos. Most recently, he was in the music video Everytime by Britney Spears to see.Dorff left in November 2006, a death threat on the answering machine of the Jackass cast member Steve-O , because this dating dorff with ex-girlfriend May Andersen. Steve-O filmed themselves laughing along with Andersen while listening to the message and put the video on the Internet.