MICHAEL J SHANNON by Fatimah Namdar
Photo: Fatimah Namdar
Adam House, 7-10 Adam Street, The Strand, London WC2N 6AA
Phone: 020 7437 1383
Mobile: 07866 589905
3rd Floor, 8-12 Broadwick Street, London W1F 8HW
Phone: 020 7287 1070
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Height:6'2" (187cm)
Weight:13st. (83kg)
Playing Age:60 - 70 years
Other:Equity, SAG/AFTRA
Eye Colour:Blue
Hair Colour:Greying

About me:

Recently recorded the radio play 'JFK on JFK' (listen here: and filmed a dress rehearsal of his play 'Watching with Lincoln' (watch here )

Television Stage Film
2014, Television, Nahum Gardiner, Endeavour, ITV, Guiseppe Capotondi
2008, Television, Avery Wilson, Boston Legal, ABC, Jeff Bleckner
2007, Television, Tom Burgess, Brothers and Sisters, ABC, Ken Olin
2007, Television, Ashley Tutt, The Riches, FX, Peter O'Fallon
2004, Television, Senator, Crossing Jordan, NBC, Tim Kring
2001, Television, General Plesac (recurring), JAG, CBS, D. Bellasario
1997, Television, John F. Kennedy, Red Dwarf, BBC
1995, Television, Ed Murrow, Goodnight Sweetheart, BBC/Alomo
1995, Television, Denis Prince, Paparazzo, Ed Bennett
1995, Television, Milton Macrae, The Peter Principle, BBC Television
1993, Television, Jake Hunter, Prime Suspect III, Granada Television, David Drury
1992, Television, David (recurring), The Big Battalions, ITV/Brian Eastman, Andrew Grieve
1989, Television, Roy (recurring), Anything More Would Be Greedy, Anglia TV, Rodney Bennet
1988, Television, Jack Daniels (recurring), A Very Peculiar Practice, BBC Television, David Tucker
1987, Television, Detective (2 episodes), The Two Mrs. Grenvilles, ABC, John Erman
1986, Television, Conrad (2 episodes), Dempsey and Makepeace, London Weekend, Baz Taylor
1985, Television, Frank Bigelow, Remington Steele, NBC, John Tracy
1982, Television, Major Kiley (regular), We'll Meet Again, London Weekend Television, Tony Wharmby
1981, Television, Bruce Landis (co-lead), Riker, Columbia Pictures, David Gerber
1979, Television, Lt. Stonehouse, Wonder Woman, Leslie H. Martinson
1978, Television, Freddie Gebhard (recurring), Lillie, Various
1976, Television, John Haven (recurring), Future Cop, Paramount, Jud Taylor
1976, Television, Carl 'Tubes' Bensen (recurring), Rock Follies, London Weekend, Brian Farnham
1976, Television, Lew Endicott, The Moneychangers, Various
1972, Television, Bill Hoffman, All My Children, ABC, Agnes Nixon
2017, Stage, Reverend Tooker, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, Young Vic, Benedict Andrews
2013, Stage, Clarence Darrow, Clarence Darrow, Bolingbroke Company, Susannah Tresilian
Stage, Murray, A Thousand CLowns, Palace Watford, Lou Stein
Stage, Chad, Ambassador, Broadway, Stone Widney
Stage, Professor, Artichoke, Tricycle London, Janet Suzman
Stage, Director, Butterflies Are Free, Broadway, Milton Katselas
Stage, Tobias, Delicate Balance, Nottingham Playhouse, Tom Cairns
Stage, President Warren Harding, Everyone's Friend, Whitefire Theatre, Vickery Turner
Stage, President Kennedy, JFK ON JFK (playwright), Stella Adler Theatre (Los Angeles), Vickery Turner
Stage, Jerry Devine, Juno and the Paycock, Long Wharf, Arvin Brown
Stage, McDuff, Macbeth, Long Wharf, Arvin Brown
Stage, Charles Bradford, The Day After The Fair, Kennedy Center & Tour, Frith Banbury
Stage, The Dining Room, Greenwich Theatre, Alan Strachan
Stage, Detective/Playwright, The End of the World, Nuffield Playhouse, Justin Greene
Stage, Gentleman Caller, The Glass Menagerie, Greenwich Theatre, Alan Strachan
Stage, Victor Franz, The Price, Leicester Haymarket Theatre, Sylvia Syms
Stage, Smith, Totally Foxed, Theatre Royal Bath, Justin Greene
2012, Film, Executive, Dark Shadows, Tim Burton
Film, Jerry, American Gun, AG Film, Aric Alvelino
Film, Admiral, Event Horizon, Paramount
Film, Ambassador Kennedy, Fatherland, HBO, Christopher Menaul
Film, Admiral, Hostile Waters, Showtime, David Drury
Film, Reporter, Little Shop of Horrors, Warner Brothers, Frank Oz
Film, Martin Schrader, Nightwatch, New Line/USA Cable, David Jackson
Film, Frank Osbourne, Out of the Shadows, Yorkshire, Willi Patterson
Film, Senator Scanlon, Royce, Showtime, Rod Holcomb
Film, Ames, Sheena, Columbia
Film, President's Aide, Superman II, Warner Bros, Richard Lester
Film, Senator Udall, Ted Kennedy Jr. Story, ABC, Delbert Mann
Film, Mark, The Author of Beltraffio, BBC Television, Tony Scott


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Midwest, American-New England, American-New York, American-Southern States, American-Standard, American-Western States, Irish-Southern
(* = Native/Fluent)
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Ballet, Ballroom Dancing, Baritone, Jazz Dancing
Performance:Voice Over
(* = highly skilled)
American Football*, Golf*, Ice Skating*, Swimming*
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence


Northwestern University/ BS degree in Theatre Arts/ MA degree in Oral Interpretation

Singing/dancing New York