Wears blue contact lenses for his part as Thranduil in The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013).
During high school, he attended the senior prom every year and was accompanied by a different girl each time.
Good friends with Matt Bomer. Both have circled parts in 'The Normal Heart' written by 'Larry Kramer'. Pace was directed by Joel Grey in his debut on Broadway on 2011, while Bomer was directed by Ryan Murphy in The Normal Heart (2014). However, they did not portray the same character.
Ranked #32 on Empire Magazine's "100 Sexiest Movie Stars" (2013).
Has portrayed two immortal characters, in "The Hobbit" series and The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2 (2012), and his character in Pushing Daisies (2007) had the ability to bring people back from life.