Michael Shannon

Actor

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Michael Shannon is an actor from Lexington, KY. He has appeared on the big screen in Revolutionary Road, The Iceman, Pearl Harbor, Vanilla Sky, 8 Mile, Take Shelter, and Man of Steel, and gave another masterful performance as Nelson Van Alden on the television show Boardwalk Empire. Shannon is as comfortable portraying grave characters as he is portraying megalomaniacal sorority sisters. He is truly a master of his craft.