George Raymond 'Ray' Stevenson (born 25 May 1964) is a British film and television actor. He is known for playing Titus Pullo in the BBC/HBO television series Rome (2005--2007), and in film as Dagonet in King Arthur (2004) and as Frank Castle/The Punisher in Punisher: War Zone (2008) and The Super Hero Squad Show. Stevenson recently appeared as Volstagg in Thor, based on the Marvel Comics character and as real life Cleveland mobster Danny Greene in Kill the Irishman. In 2012 he appeared in the seventh season of Dexter (TV series) as Isaac Sirko. Born in Lisburn in south County Antrim, Northern Ireland, he moved with his family to Lemington, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, England, in 1972 at the age of eight, and later to Cramlington, Northumberland, where he was raised.