Ghost of Tsushima Khotun Khan Actor: Who Plays the Villain?

Ghost of Tsushima villain Khotun Khan is one of the most memorable video game villains.
Ghost of Tsushima villain Khotun Khan is one of the most memorable video game villains. / Photo by Sony/Sucker Punch

Ghost of Tsushima Khotun Khan actor has brought one of the most memorable video game villains in recent memory to life.

Ghost of Tsushima, a fictional tale set in Feudal Japan, follows samurai Jin Sakai as he fights to save his homeland from a Mongol invasion. Sucker Punch's latest release, and only second on PlayStation 4 following 2014's Infamous: Second Son, is a breathtaking open world action/adventure game. Early on, players meet the big bad Khotun Khan who has familial ties to Kublai and Genghis.

Additionally, fans might find themselves thinking, "Wait, why does he look so familiar?"

Ghost of Tsushima Khotun Khan Actor: Who Plays the Villain?

That's because Khotun Khan is played by actor Patrick Gallagher. The Canadian born actor has a long standing career in film and television notably playing Attila the Hun in the Night at the Museum series and Ken Tanaka in Glee.

Khotun Khan is introduced with a bang during the game's introduction showing players what they're up against for the 40 to 50 hour long game. He's menacing, relentless and a formidable foe. Fans should feel themselves immediately invested in the saga and conflict that's to follow in Ghost of Tsushima.

Ghost of Tsushima is available now exclusively on PlayStation 4.