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Michael C. Hall Edit Profile

actor

Michael C. Hall is an American actor. His most recent performance was on Broadway as the emcee in "Cabaret." Hall has previously starred in nearly a dozen major off-Broadway plays, including "Macbeth" for the New York Shakespeare Festival, "Cymbeline", "Timon of Athens" and "Henry V" at the Public, "The English Teachers" for Manhattan Class Company, "Corpus Christi" at the Manhattan Theatre Club, and "Skylight" at the Mark Taper Forum.

Background

Hall grew up an only child, a sister having died in infancy before his birth. His father died of cancer when he was 11.

Education

Hall attended Ravenscroft School in Raleigh, graduating in 1989.

He attended New York University's Graduate Acting Program at the Tisch School of the Arts, graduating in 1996.

Career

Actor: (TV series) Six Feet Under, 2001—05,

Dexter, 2006

(films) Showboy, 2002,

Paycheck, 2003,

Bereft, 2004,

Gamer, 2009,

Peep World, 2010;

(plays) Macbeth, Cymbeline, Timon of Athens, Henry V at the Public, The English Teachers, Corpus Christi, Skylight, Cabaret, R Shomon, 2004,

Mr. Marmalade, 2005;

TV appearances inclub The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, 2003/

Interests

  • Writers

    William Burroughs

  • Sport & Clubs

    Baseball

  • Athletes

    Omar Vizquel

  • Other Interests

    Originally, Hall wanted to be a lawyer.

  • Music & Bands

    rock

Connections

father:
William Carlyle Hall - worker

mother:
Janice Styons Hall - guidance counselor

1st wife:
Amy Spanger - actor

2-nd wife:
Jennifer Carpenter