Michael C. Hall

Born Feb 1, 1971

Michael Carlyle Hall is an American actor whose television roles include David Fisher on the HBO drama series Six Feet Under and Dexter Morgan on the Showtime series Dexter. In 2009, Hall won a Golden Globe award and a Screen Actors Guild Award for his role in Dexter.… Read More

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  • Hedwig Still Angry, Still Brilliant Extended Thru 27th At Pantages
    Huffington Post - Nov 15, 2016
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    On The Culture Front: Life And Times, The Encounter, Christine And More
    Huffington Post - Oct 07, 2016
  • Rebecca Hall In Christine: "If It Bleeds, It Leads"
    Huffington Post - Sep 24, 2016
  • Michael C. Hall Performs David Bowie’s ‘Lazarus’ At Mercury Prize Ceremony
    Wall Street Journal - Sep 16, 2016


Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Michael C. Hall.


1971 Birth Born on February 1, 1971.


1982 11 Years Old He has said of this: "There was a very one-on-one, immediate family relationship, my mom and I." His father died of prostate cancer in 1982, at the age of 39, when Hall was 11 years old. … Read More
1989 18 Years Old Hall graduated from Ravenscroft School in Raleigh, in 1989, and from Earlham College, a liberal arts college in Richmond, Indiana, in 1993. … Read More


1995 24 Years Old He also was part of the Texas Shakespeare Festival the summer of 1995. … Read More
1998 27 Years Old During August 4–30, 1998, Hall performed in William Shakespeare's Cymbeline in the role of Posthumus.
1999 28 Years Old In 1999, director Sam Mendes cast Hall as the flamboyant Emcee in the revival of Cabaret, Hall's first Broadway role. … Read More


2002 31 Years Old 1 More Event
Hall's work in the first season of Six Feet Under was recognized with a nomination for an Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series and for an AFI Award nomination for Actor of the Year in 2002 for his role as David Fisher.
2003 32 Years Old In addition, he shared in the Screen Actors Guild nominations for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series all of five years that the show was in production, winning the award in 2003 and 2004. … Read More
He won the 2007 Television Critics Association Award for Individual Achievement in Drama.
On January 13, 2010, Hall's agent and spokesman confirmed that Hall was undergoing treatment for a form of Hodgkin's lymphoma. … Read More


2011 40 Years Old 1 More Event
Hall's film credits include the thriller Paycheck (2003), the science fiction thriller Gamer (2009), the 2011 drama The Trouble with Bliss (2011), the comedy Peep World (2012), and Kill Your Darlings (2013). … Read More
2012 41 Years Old In September 2012, Hall began dating Morgan Macgregor, who was an associate editor at the Los Angeles Review of Books, and they married on February 29, 2016.
In 2014, he returned to Broadway in the play The Realistic Joneses, starring in the role of John Jones.
Hall returned to the role of Hedwig from February 17–21, 2015 to replace John Cameron Mitchell, who had a knee injury.
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