Michael Shannon



Place of birth:

Lexington - Kentucky - USA:


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.

Film Credits

Knives Out (2019)
as Jack Bressler
State Like Sleep (2019)
as Edward
Friedkin Uncut (2018)
What They Had (2018)
as Nicky
Long Way Back Home (2018)
as Stanton
Poor Boy (2018)
as Blayde Griggs
Fahrenheit 451 (2018)
as Captain Beatty
12 Strong (2018)
as Chief Warrant Officer Hal Spencer
The Shape of Water (2017)
as Richard Strickland
Pottersville (2017)
as Maynard Greiger
Bob Dylan: Trouble No More (2017)
as Himself
The Current War (2017)
as George Westinghouse
Frank & Lola (2016)
as Frank Reilly
Salt and Fire (2016)
as Matt Riley
Loving (2016)
as Grey Villet
Nocturnal Animals (2016)
as Bobby Andes
Wolves (2016)
as Lee Keller
Complete Unknown (2016)
as Tom Brayton
Elvis & Nixon (2016)
as Elvis Presley
Midnight Special (2016)
as Roy Tomlin
The Night Before (2015)
as Mr. Green
Freeheld (2015)
as Dane Wells
She's Funny That Way (2015)
as Policeman Macy's
99 Homes (2014)
as Rick Carver
Young Ones (2014)
as Ernest Holm
They Came Together (2014)
as Spike
Choose You (2013)
as Avicii
The Harvest (2013)
as Richard
Man of Steel (2013)
as General Zod
Mud (2013)
as Galen
Happy Hour (2012)
as Just Mike
The Iceman (2012)
as Richard Kuklinski
Premium Rush (2012)
as Bobby Monday
The Broken Tower (2012)
as Emile
Touch of Evil (2011)
as The Tycoon
Take Shelter (2011)
as Curtis LaForche
Machine Gun Preacher (2011)
as Donnie
Return (2011)
as Mike
Jonah Hex (2010)
as Doc Cross Williams
The Runaways (2010)
as Kim Fowley
13 (2010)
as Henry
Herbert White (2010)
as Herbert White
The Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call - New Orleans (2009)
as Mundt
My Son, My Son, What Have Ye Done (2009)
as Brad McCullum
The Greatest (2009)
as Jordan Walker
The Missing Person (2009)
as John Rosow
Revolutionary Road (2008)
as John Givings
Marvelous (2008)
as John
Shotgun Stories (2007)
as Son Hayes
Before the Devil Knows You're Dead (2007)
as Dex
Lucky You (2007)
as Ray Zumbro
Blackbird (2007)
as Murl
Let's Go to Prison (2006)
as Lynard
World Trade Center (2006)
as Dave Karnes
Bug (2006)
as Peter Evans
Dead Birds (2005)
as Clyde
The Woodsman (2004)
as Rosen
Water (2004)
as Bobby Matherson
Criminal (2004)
as Gene
Zamboni Man (2004)
as Walt
Bad Boys II (2003)
as Floyd Poteet
Grand Theft Parsons (2003)
as Larry Oster-Berg
Kangaroo Jack (2003)
as Frankie Lombardo
8 Mile (2002)
as Greg Buehl
High Crimes (2002)
as Troy Abbott
Vanilla Sky (2001)
as Aaron
New Port South (2001)
as Stanton
Pearl Harbor (2001)
as Lt. Gooz Wood
Tigerland (2000)
as Sgt. Filmore
Cecil B. Demented (2000)
as Petie
The Photographer (2000)
as Maurice
Mullitt (2000)
Jesus' Son (1999)
as Dundun
The Ride (1997)
as Jimmy
Chicago Cab (1997)
as Crack Head
Chain Reaction (1996)
as D.C. Flower Delivery Man
Groundhog Day (1993)
as Fred
Overexposed (1992)
as Young Man
Angel Street (1992)
as Patrick Mulligan
The Quarry ()
as Chief Moore
Echo Boomers ()

Production Credits

Signature Move (2017)
Executive Producer
Elvis & Nixon (2016)
Executive Producer