Michael Shannon

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.

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YearTitleCharacterRelease Date
2018What They HadNicky2018-03-16
201812 StrongChief Warrant Officer Hal Spencer2018-01-19
2017The Shape of WaterColonel Richard Strickland2017-12-08
2017PottersvilleMaynard Greiger2017-11-10
2017The Current WarGeorge Westinghouse2017-10-15
2017Trouble No MoreHimself2017-10-02
2017Salt and FireMatt Riley2017-04-07
2016Frank & LolaFrank Reilly2016-12-09
2016Nocturnal AnimalsBobby Andes2016-11-18
2016LovingGrey Villet2016-11-04
2016WolvesLee Keller2016-10-25
2016Complete UnknownTom Brayton2016-08-26
2016Elvis & NixonElvis Presley2016-04-22
2016Poor BoyBlayde Griggs2016-04-17
2016Batman v Superman: Dawn of JusticeGeneral Zod2016-03-25
2016Midnight SpecialRoy Tomlin2016-03-18
2015The Night BeforeMr. Green2015-11-20
2015FreeheldDane Wells2015-10-02
2015She's Funny That WayPoliceman Macy's2015-08-21
2014Young OnesErnest Holm2014-10-09
201499 HomesRick Carver2014-10-09
2014They Came TogetherSpike2014-06-27
2013Choose YouAvicii2013-11-03
2013The HarvestRichard2013-10-19
2013Man of SteelGeneral Zod2013-06-14
2013MudGalen2013-05-10
2012Happy HourJust Mike2012-10-12
2012The IcemanRichard Kuklinski2012-09-01
2012Premium RushBobby Monday2012-08-24
2012The Broken TowerEmile2012-04-27
2012ReturnMike2012-02-10
2012Take ShelterCurtis LaForche2012-01-24
2011Touch of EvilThe Tycoon2011-12-06
2011Machine Gun PreacherDonnie2011-09-23
2010Jonah HexDoc Cross Williams2010-06-18
2010My Son, My Son, What Have Ye DoneBrad McCullum2010-04-24
2010The RunawaysKim Fowley2010-03-19
201013Henry2010-03-12
2010Herbert WhiteHerbert White2010-02-13
2009The Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call - New OrleansMundt2009-11-20
2009The GreatestJordan Walker2009-01-17
2009The Missing PersonJohn Rosow2009-01-16
2008Revolutionary RoadJohn Givings2008-12-19
2008MarvelousJohn2008-02-08
2007Shotgun StoriesSon Hayes2007-10-01
2007Before the Devil Knows You're DeadDex2007-09-26
2007Lucky YouRay Zumbro2007-05-01
2007BlackbirdMurl2007-03-12
2006Let's Go to PrisonLynard2006-11-17
2006World Trade CenterDave Karnes2006-08-09
2006BugPeter Evans2006-05-19
2005American GunJerry2005-01-01
2004The WoodsmanRosen2004-12-24
2004WaterBobby Matherson2004-11-25
2004CriminalGene2004-10-07
2004Zamboni ManWalt2004-01-26
2004Dead BirdsClyde2004-01-01
2003Bad Boys IIFloyd Poteet2003-07-18
2003Grand Theft ParsonsLarry Oster-Berg2003-06-18
2003Kangaroo JackFrankie Lombardo2003-01-17
20028 MileGreg Buehl2002-11-08
2002High CrimesTroy Abbott2002-04-05
2001Vanilla SkyAaron2001-12-10
2001New Port SouthStanton2001-09-07
2001Pearl HarborLt. Gooz Wood2001-05-21
2000TigerlandSgt. Filmore2000-09-22
2000Cecil B. DementedPetie2000-08-11
2000The PhotographerMaurice2000-04-15
2000Mullitt2000-01-20
1999Jesus' SonDundun1999-09-05
1997The RideJimmy1997-10-01
1997Chicago CabCrack Head1997-01-01
1996Chain ReactionD.C. Flower Delivery Man1996-08-02
1993Groundhog DayFred1993-02-11
1992OverexposedYoung Man1992-10-11
1970State Like Sleep
1970Fahrenheit 451Captain Beatty