Michael Rooker

Highest Rated:
100% Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)
Lowest Rated:
0% Super Capers (2009)
Birthday:
Apr 6
Birthplace:
Jasper, Alabama, USA
Bio:
Raised in Chicago by his divorced mother, Michael Rooker lived a hand-to-mouth existence until his teens. Rooker successfully auditioned for the Goodman School, and upon graduation, appeared in Chicago-area stage productions. He made a spectacular film debut in the sociopathic title role of Henry:…

Filmography


MOVIES   

Rating Title Credit Box Office Year
100% Guardians of the Galaxy
  • Yondu
-- 2014
Brother's Keeper
  • Chief Carver
-- 2013
Pennhurst
  • Director
  • Actor
-- 2012
Mysteria
  • Actor
-- 2011
Cell 213
  • Ray Clement
-- 2011
49% Super
  • Abe
$0.3M 2011
Bolden!
  • Actor
-- 2010
40% Louis
  • Pat McMurphy
-- 2010
DC Showcase Original Shorts Collection
  • Actor
-- 2010
Freeway Killer
  • Detective St. John
-- 2010
50% Blood Done Sign My Name
  • Defense Attorney Billy Watkins
$82.7k 2010
DC Showcase: Jonah Hex
  • Actor
-- 2010
Hypothermia
  • Ray Pelletier
-- 2010
Atlantis Down
  • Actor
-- 2010
Penance
  • Actor
-- 2009
0% Super Capers
  • The Dark Winged Vespers
-- 2009
The Marine 2
  • Actor
-- 2009
The Lena Baker Story (Hope & Redemption: The Lena Baker Story)
  • Actor
-- 2009
Meteor: Path to Destruction
  • Calvin Stark
-- 2009
16% Jumper
  • William
$80.1M 2008
Whisper
  • Actor
-- 2007
Kinamand (Chinaman)
  • Actor
-- 2006
86% Slither
  • Grant Grant
$7.8M 2006
Full Count
  • Actor
-- 2006
Chasing Ghosts
  • Actor
-- 2005
Johnny and Clyde
  • Actor
-- 2005
The Eliminator
  • Actor
-- 2004
Skeleton Man
  • Actor
-- 2004
The Box
  • Actor
-- 2003
On Thin Ice (Breaking Through)
  • Roger Hopkins
-- 2003
48% Undisputed
  • Actor
$12.3M 2002
27% Replicant
  • Jake Riley
-- 2001
17% Here On Earth
  • Malcolm Arnold
-- 2000
50% Brown's Requiem
  • Fritz Brown
-- 2000
Newsbreak
  • John McNamara
-- 2000
41% The 6th Day
  • Robert Marshall
$33.8M 2000
Table One
  • Rowdy
-- 2000
Wicked Ways
  • Actor
-- 1999
28% The Bone Collector
  • Capt. Howard Cheney
-- 1999
Renegade Force
  • Actor
-- 1998
Shadow Builder
  • Actor
-- 1998
Shadowbuilder
  • Actor
-- 1998
48% Deceiver
  • Kennesaw
$0.5M 1998
36% The Replacement Killers
  • Stan (Zeedo) Zedkov
-- 1998
85% Rosewood
  • Sheriff Walker
-- 1997
Song of Hiawatha
  • Actor
-- 1997
Back to Back: American Yakuza 2
  • Actor
-- 1996
75% The Trigger Effect
  • Gary
-- 1996
100% Bastard out of Carolina
  • Earle
-- 1996
13% Keys to Tulsa
  • Keith Michaels
-- 1996
55% Mallrats
  • Svenning
-- 1995
Suspicious
  • Attendant
-- 1995
Johnny & Clyde
  • Actor
-- 1995
The Hard Truth
  • Jonah Mantz
-- 1994
69% Cliffhanger
  • Hal Tucker
-- 1993
73% Tombstone
  • Sherman McMasters
-- 1993
61% The Dark Half
  • Sheriff Alan Pangborn
-- 1993
Afterburn
  • Actor
-- 1992
85% JFK
  • Bill Broussard
-- 1991
39% Days of Thunder
  • Rowdy Burns
-- 1990
75% Music Box
  • Karchy Laszlo
-- 1989
76% Sea of Love
  • Terry
-- 1989
L.A. Takedown (Crimewave)
  • Bosko
-- 1989
57% Above the Law
  • Men in Bar
-- 1988
85% Eight Men Out
  • Chick Gandil
-- 1988
89% Mississippi Burning
  • Frank Bailey
-- 1988
18% Rent-A-Cop
  • Joe
-- 1988
58% Light of Day
  • Oogie
-- 1987
88% Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer
  • Henry
-- 1986
62% Streets of Fire
  • Actor
-- 1984


TV SERIES   

Rating Title Credit Year
88% The Walking Dead
2010-2014
  • Merle Dixon
2010 - 2013
100% Archer
2009-2014
  • E.Z. Ponder
2012
Criminal Minds
2005-2014
  • Linda Carlson
2009

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