Michael Shannon

Highest Rated:
98%     Mud (2013)
Lowest Rated:
8%     Kangaroo Jack (2003)
Birthday:
Aug 7
Birthplace:
Lexington, Kentucky, USA
Bio:


Distinguished character actor Michael Shannon essayed a diverse series of characterizations onscreen, beginning just after the start of the new millennium. A veteran member of Chicago's experimental Red Orchid theatrical troupe, Shannon specialized in small, multidimensional portrayals…

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Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT BOX OFFICE YEAR
Midnight Special
  • Actor
-- 2015
47% Young Ones
  • Ernest Holm
-- 2014
91% 99 Homes
  • Actor
-- 2014
66% The Iceman
  • Richard Kuklinski
$1.9M 2013
The Harvest
  • Actor
-- 2013
98% Mud
  • Galen
$21.6M 2013
56% Man of Steel
  • General Zod
$291.0M 2013
20% Broken Tower
  • Emile
-- 2012
84% Return
  • Actor
$6.7k 2012
76% Premium Rush
  • Bobby Monday
$20.3M 2012
23% The Raven
  • Dr. Morgan
$16.0M 2012
8% 13
  • Henry
-- 2011
92% Take Shelter
  • Curtis
$1.7M 2011
80% Return
  • Mike
-- 2011
29% Machine Gun Preacher
  • Donnie
$0.5M 2011
69% The Runaways
  • Kim Fowley
$2.0M 2010
50% My Son, My Son, What Have Ye Done
  • Brad McCullum
-- 2010
52% The Greatest
  • Jordan Walker
$33.6k 2010
12% Jonah Hex
  • Doc Cross Williams
$10.5M 2010
64% The Missing Person
  • John Rosow
-- 2009
87% Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans
  • Mundt
$1.6M 2009
Crowley
  • Actor
-- 2009
68% Revolutionary Road
  • John
$22.9M 2008
88% Before the Devil Knows You're Dead
  • Dex
$7.0M 2007
91% Shotgun Stories
  • Son Hayes
-- 2007
29% Lucky You
  • Ray Zumbro
$5.7M 2007
12% Let's Go To Prison
  • Lynard
$5.5M 2006
68% World Trade Center
  • Dave Karnes
$70.2M 2006
Marvelous
  • John
-- 2006
61% Bug
  • Peter Evans
$7.0M 2006
44% Grand Theft Parsons
  • Larry Oster-Berg
-- 2004
69% Criminal
  • Gene
$0.7M 2004
50% Dead Birds
  • Clyde
-- 2004
88% The Woodsman
  • Rosen
$1.5M 2004
8% Kangaroo Jack
  • Frankie Lombardo
$66.7M 2003
23% Bad Boys II
  • Floyd Poteet
$138.4M 2003
76% 8 Mile
  • Greg Buehl
$116.6M 2002
31% High Crimes
  • Troy Abbott
$41.4M 2002
41% Vanilla Sky
  • Aaron
$100.5M 2001
25% Pearl Harbor
  • Gooz
$197.8M 2001
52% Cecil B. Demented
  • Petie
-- 2000
81% Jesus' Son
  • Dundun
-- 1999
50% Chicago Cab (Hellcab)
  • Crack Head
-- 1998
16% Chain Reaction
  • D.C. Flower Delivery Man
-- 1996
97% Groundhog Day
  • Fred
-- 1993

TV

RATING TITLE CREDIT YEAR
88% Boardwalk Empire
2010-2014
  • Nelson Van Alden
  • Agent Nelson Van Alden
2010 - 2014
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
1999-2014
  • Avery Shaw
2005

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Quotes from Michael Shannon's Characters

    • General Zod:
      Our damnation became our salvation.
    From Man of Steel. Submitted by Daniel O (2 months ago)

    • General Zod:
      There's only one way this ends, Kal. Either you die, or I do.
    From Man of Steel. Submitted by Matthew D (4 months ago)