Michael Madsen

Born Sep 25, 1957

Michael Søren Madsen is an American actor, poet, and photographer. He has appeared in more than 150 films, most of them small independent films, though he has starred in central roles in such films as Reservoir Dogs, Free Willy, Donnie Brasco, and Kill Bill, in addition to a supporting role in Sin City. Madsen is also credited with voice work in several video games, including Grand Theft Auto III, True Crime: Streets of L.A. , DRIV3R, and Dishonored.… Read More

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1958 Birth Born on September 25, 1958.


1982 23 Years Old In 1982, Madsen was cast by Edward McDougal for the lead in an independent film, Against All Hope, his first movie.
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He then played a small role in the studio picture WarGames in 1983.
1984 25 Years Old Soon after, Madsen was cast as a psychopathic gunman who took Mary Beth hostage in the Cagney and Lacey episode "Heat", which aired October 22, 1984. … Read More


2003 44 Years Old …  He was also in the film 44 Minutes: The North Hollywood Shoot-Out in 2003.
2004 45 Years Old In 2004, Tarantino discussed an idea for a movie starring Madsen and John Travolta as the Vega brothers. … Read More
2007 48 Years Old However, in 2007, because of the age of the actors and the onscreen deaths of both characters, Tarantino said the project (which he intended to call Double V Vega) was "kind of unlikely now".
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In 2008, Madsen had a starring role as "The Gent" in Hell Ride, written and directed by Larry Bishop and executive produced by Tarantino. … Read More


Madsen went to Mexico City to co-star in the 2009 boxing film The Kid: Chamaco with Martin Sheen and Kirk Harris for director Miguel Necoechea.
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Hannah took part in the 2010 fictional documentary Being Michael Madsen. … Read More
2013 54 Years Old His latest book, Expecting Rain, was released in October 2013 with an introduction by Jerry Hopkins. … Read More
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In February 2014, filming in Las Vegas was completed for the movie Death in the Desert, directed by Josh Evans and starring Madsen as casino mogul Ted Binion (named Ray in the film), Shayla Beesley as Sandra Murphy (played as Kim), Binion's live-in girlfriend, and Paz de la Huerta as Kim's friend Margo. … Read More
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