Michael Shannon born on August 7, 1974 is an American actor, director, producer and musician. Michael has been nominated twice for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for work in the Nocturnal Animals (2016) and Revolutionary Road (2008). Michael has earned Screen Actors Guild Award as well as the Golden Globe Award nominations for his role in 99 Homes. He has also earned a Tony Award nomination for Best Featured Actor in a Play, Long Day’s Journey into Night.
Michael Shannon Family/Parents
Born in Lexington, Kentucky, U.S., his father’s name is Donald Sutherlin Shannon who was an accounting professor at DePaul University an his mother’s name is Geraldine Hine who is a lawyer.
Michael Shannon Affairs/Girlfriend/Spouse/Wife
He is married to actress, Kate Arrington. Together they have two daughters named Sylvia and Marion.
Profile / Wiki / Information
- Name: Michael Corbett Shannon
- Nickname: Michael
- Birthday: August 7, 1974
- Age: 45 years old
- Gender: Male
- Birthplace: Lexington, Kentucky, U.S.
- Current Residence: New York City.
- Education: Coming Soon…
- Profession: Actor, director, producer, musician.
- Nationality: American
- Ethnicity/Race: White
- Religion: Coming Soon…
- Hair Color: Dark Brown
- Eye Color: Light Blue
- Zodiac: Leo
- Girlfriend: He is married to actress, Kate Arrington
- Net Worth: 8 Million USD
- Height: 6 feet 3 inch (191 cm)
- Weight: 80 kg (175 lbs.)
Trivia and Facts, you may not know about Michael Shannon
- Michael made his film debut as a wedding groom in the comedy Groundhog Day (1993).
- He won a Saturn Award for Best Actor for his role of Curtis in the film Take Shelter (2011)
- He is the grandson of entomologist Raymond Corbett Shannon.
- His first film role was as the character in the music video for the song “House of Pain” by Every Mother’s Nightmare, in which he played a troubled teenager who was running away from his abusive home.
- Michaell helped found A Red Orchid Theatre,
- He has worked with the Northlight Theatre, Steppenwolf Theatre Company and other acting companies.
- In 2002, he formed the indie rock band called Corporal, along with Rob Beitzel and Ray Rizzo. Michael sings and writes lyrics for the band.
- In 2010, Corporal released their debut album.
- For more inforamtion about Michael, contact him on Instagram.
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