Michael Shannon
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Michael Shannon

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.

Michael Shannon's Highest grossing Movies

Michael Shannon's Highest Rated Movies

Michael Shannon is known for:

Michael Shannon Movie Credits

8 Mile

Character : Greg Buehl

Groundhog Day

Character : Fred

Pearl Harbor

Character : Lt. Gooz Wood


World Trade Center

Character : Dave Karnes

Vanilla Sky

Character : Aaron

Revolutionary Road

Character : John Givings

Jonah Hex

Character : Doc Cross Williams

High Crimes

Character : Troy Abbott

The Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call - New Orleans

Character : Mundt

Before the Devil Knows You're Dead

Character : Dex

Bad Boys II

Character : Floyd Poteet

Jesus' Son

Character : Dundun

Shotgun Stories

Character : Son Hayes


Character : Peter Evans

The Woodsman

Character : Rosen

Let's Go to Prison

Character : Lynard

The Runaways

Character : Kim Fowley

The Missing Person

Character : John Rosow

My Son, My Son, What Have Ye Done

Character : Brad McCullum

12 Strong

Character : Chief Warrant Officer Hal Spencer


Character : Henry

Machine Gun Preacher

Character : Donnie

Take Shelter

Character : Curtis LaForche

Man of Steel

Character : General Zod

Premium Rush

Character : Bobby Monday

The Iceman

Character : Richard Kuklinski

Dead Birds

Character : Clyde


Character : Mike

The Broken Tower

Character : Emile


Character : Galen

Chicago Cab

Character : Crack Head

The Photographer

Character : Maurice


Character : Murl

Young Ones

Character : Ernest Holm


Character : No character defined

The Harvest

Character : Richard

Choose You

Character : Avicii

Cecil B. Demented

Character : Petie

Herbert White

Character : Herbert White

They Came Together

Character : Spike

Kangaroo Jack

Character : Frankie Lombardo

Grand Theft Parsons

Character : Larry Oster-Berg

Elvis & Nixon

Character : Elvis Presley

Frank & Lola

Character : Frank Reilly


Character : Dane Wells

State Like Sleep

Character : Edward

99 Homes

Character : Rick Carver

She's Funny That Way

Character : Policeman Macy's

Chain Reaction

Character : D.C. Flower Delivery Man

Poor Boy

Character : Blayde Griggs

The Night Before

Character : Mr. Green


Character : Grey Villet

Complete Unknown

Character : Tom Brayton


Character : Lee Keller

Touch of Evil

Character : The Tycoon


Character : Gene

Midnight Special

Character : Roy Tomlin

The Greatest

Character : Jordan Walker

Lucky You

Character : Ray Zumbro

New Port South

Character : Stanton


Character : Sgt. Filmore


Character : Young Man

The Ride

Character : Jimmy

Zamboni Man

Character : Walt


Character : John

Happy Hour

Character : Just Mike


Character : Bobby Matherson


Character : Maynard Greiger

Nocturnal Animals

Character : Bobby Andes

Salt and Fire

Character : Matt Riley

The Current War

Character : George Westinghouse

What They Had

Character : Nicky

Fahrenheit 451

Character : Captain Beatty

The Shape of Water

Character : Richard Strickland

Bob Dylan: Trouble No More

Character : Himself

Angel Street

Character : Patrick Mulligan

Friedkin Uncut

Character : No character defined

Long Way Back Home

Character : Stanton

Knives Out

Character : Jack Bressler

Echo Boomers

Character : No character defined

The Quarry

Character : Chief Moore

Michael Shannon Tv Credits

Boardwalk Empire

Character : Agent Nelson Van Alden

Early Edition

Character : No character defined

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit

Character : No character defined

Boardwalk Empire

Character : Nelson Van Alden


Character : Gary Noesner

Lip Sync Battle

Character : No character defined

The Little Drummer Girl

Character : Martin Kurtz