Michael Shanon picture

Michael Shanon picture

Michael Shannon dishes Man of Steel. Shannon spoke exclusively with Movie Fanatic.
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Gerard Butler and Michael Shannon in Machine Gun Preacher

Gerard Butler and Michael Shannon in Machine Gun Preacher

Gerard Butler and Michael Shannon star in Machine Gun Preacher. The true story lands in theaters September 23.
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Michael Shannon Picture

Michael Shannon Picture

Michael Shannon on the red carpet. The actor is talking about his role in Man of Steel.
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Michael Shannon Pic

Michael Shannon Pic

Michael Shannon is talking about his work on Man of Steel. The actor plays Zod, the villain made famous by Terence Stamp.
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Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Michael Shannon Premium Rush

Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Michael Shannon Premium Rush

Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Michael Shannon in Premium Rush. The two are after the same envelope in Premium Rush.
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Michael Shannon, Dania Ramirez and Joseph Gordon-Levitt Premium Rush

Michael Shannon, Dania Ramirez and Joseph Gordon-Levitt Premium Rush

Michael Shannon, Dania Ramirez and Joseph Gordon-Levitt in Premium Rush. The thriller is open August 24.
Rating: Unrated
Michael Shannon Photograph

Michael Shannon Photograph

Michael Shannon at "The Iceman" photocall during the 69th Venice Film Festival.
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Michael Shannon Photo

Michael Shannon Photo

Michael Shannon in our The Iceman exclusive interview. Shannon talks being General Zod in Man of Steel.
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General Zod Terrence Stamp Michael Shannon

General Zod Terrence Stamp Michael Shannon

The two Zods! Terrence Stamp and Superman II and Michael Shannon in Man of Steel.
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Michael Shannon

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Michael Shannon was a stage actor before making his debut in films.

His first role on the big screen was in Groundhog Day. Since then he has been in numerous films, including Pearl Habor, 8 Mile, Vanilla Sky, Kangaroo Jack, Grand Theft Parsons, Let's Go to Prison, Before the Devil Knows You're Dead, Blackbird, Revolutionary Road, The Runaways, 13, Jonah Hex, Return, Take Shelter, and Premium Rush.

He also had a role on the television show Boardwalk Empire.

Additionally, Shannon still has found time for his band Corporal.

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