Person Details

Birthday: 1974-08-07 05:13:26

Aliases: Mike Shannon , Μάικλ Σάνον

Gender: Male

Place of birth: Lexington - Kentucky - USA

Homepage:

Movie Involvements: 64

TV Involvements: 3


Most Famous Work

Biography

Michael Corbett Shannon (born August 7, 1974) is an American actor and musician. He made his film debut opposite Bill Murray in Groundhog Day (1993) and received widespread attention for his performance in 8 Mile (2002), where he portrayed the boyfriend of Eminem's character's mother (Kim Basinger). Shannon is known for his on-screen versatility, performing in both comedies and dramas. Notable projects include Pearl Harbor (2001), Bad Boys II (2003), Bug (2006), Before the Devil Knows You're Dead (2007), The Iceman (2012), Man of Steel (2013) and Elvis & Nixon (2016). He is a frequent collaborator with Jeff Nichols, appearing in all of his films: Shotgun Stories (2007), Take Shelter (2011), Mud (2012), Midnight Special and Loving (both 2016). He is also known for his role as Nelson Van Alden/George Mueller in the HBO period drama series Boardwalk Empire (2010–2014). Shannon has been twice nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor, first for Revolutionary Road (2008) and again for Nocturnal Animals (2016). 99 Homes (2014) further earned him nominations for a Screen Actors Guild Award and the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture. Description above from the Wikipedia article Michael Shannon, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Most Famous Work

The Shape of Water
Average
7

The Shape of Water

(2017) Richard Strickland
Man of Steel
Average
7

Man of Steel

(2013) General Zod
12 Strong
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6

12 Strong

(2018) Chief Warrant Officer Hal Spencer
8 Mile
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7

8 Mile

(2002) Greg Buehl
Pearl Harbor
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7

Pearl Harbor

(2001) Gooz Wood
Boardwalk Empire
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8

Boardwalk Empire

(2010) Nelson Van Alden
13
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6

13

(2010) Henry
Nocturnal Animals
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7

Nocturnal Animals

(2016) Bobby Andes

Acting

Year Character Movie/Tv
2020 N/A
2019 Walt Thrombey
Don McGahn
Edward
2018 Himself
Martin Kurtz
Nicky
Stanton
Blayde Griggs
Captain Beatty
Gary Noesner
Chief Warrant Officer Hal Spencer
2017 Richard Strickland
Maynard Greiger
George Westinghouse
Himself
Himself
2016 Frank Reilly
Matt Riley
Grey Villet
Bobby Andes
Lee Keller
Tom Brayton
Elvis Presley
Roy Tomlin
2015 Mr. Green
Dane Wells
Policeman Macy's
N/A
2014 Rick Carver
Ernest Holm
Spike
2013 Avicii
Richard
General Zod
Galen
2012 Just Mike
Richard Kuklinski
Bobby Monday
Emile
Mike
2011 The Tycoon
Curtis LaForche
Donnie
2010 Nelson Van Alden
Doc Cross Williams
Kim Fowley
Henry
Herbert White
2009 Mundt
Brad McCullum
Jordan Walker
John Rosow
2008 John Givings
John
2007 Son Hayes
Dex
Ray Zumbro
Murl
2006 Lynard
Dave Karnes
Peter Evans
2005 Clyde
2004 Rosen
Bobby Matherson
Gene
Larry Oster-Berg
Walt
2003 Floyd Poteet
Frankie Lombardo
2002 Greg Buehl
Troy Abbott
2001 Aaron
Stanton
Gooz Wood
2000 Sgt. Filmore
Petie
Maurice
N/A
1999 N/A
Dundun
1997 Jimmy
Himself
Crack Head
1996 N/A
D.C. Flower Delivery Man
1993 Fred
1992 Young Man
Patrick Mulligan
- (rumored)
Chief Moore
N/A
Coach Jack Murphy
Year Character Movie/Tv

Production

Year Role Movie/Tv
2017 Executive Producer
2016 Executive Producer
Year Role Movie/Tv

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