September 25, 1957
64 years old
6 ft 0½ in | 184 cm
87 kg | 192 lbs
Michael Søren Madsen was born in Chicago, Illinois, United States, on September 25, 1957, is an American actor.
Young Michael Madsen first started performing with Steppenwolf Theatre Company in Chicago.
He made his big screen debut in drama film Against All Hope (1982) in role as Cecil Moe.
He got his television debut in NBC medical drama series St. Elsewhere (1983) in role as Mike O'Connor.
Michael's breakthrough performance came as Vic Vega / Mr. Blonde in crime film Reservoir Dogs (1992).
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Michael Madsen is 64 years old.
Michael Madsen net worth is around 6 million dollars.
He played Budd in martial arts films:
Kill Bill: Vol. 1 (2003)
Kill Bill: Vol. 2 (2004)
He portrayed Preston "Press" Lennox in science fiction horror movies:
Species II (1998)
He won the Hollywood Film Award for Ensemble of the Year and was nominated for the Awards Circuit Community Award for Best Cast Ensemble for his role as "Grouch" Douglass / Joe Gage in revisionist Western film The Hateful Eight (2015).
He won the Boston Film Festival Prize for Best Actor for his role as Sean Kelleher in sports drama film Strength and Honour (2007).
He won the Independent Filmmakers Showcase IFS Film Festival Award for Best Male Actor - Dramatic Feature for his role as Jerry in comedy drama film Along the Roadside (2013).
Kill Me Again (1989) neo-noir thriller opposite Val Kilmer and Joanne Whalley
Beyond the Law (1992) crime with Charlie Sheen and Linda Fiorentino
Donnie Brasco (1997) crime drama opposite Al Pacino and Johnny Depp
Thelma & Louise (1991) female buddy road crime with Geena Davis and Susan Sarandon
Straight Talk (1992) romantic comedy opposite Dolly Parton and James Woods
Money for Nothing (1993) biographical comedy crime with John Cusack and Benicio Del Toro
The Getaway (1994) action thriller opposite Kim Basinger and Alec Baldwin
Mulholland Falls (1996) neo-noir crime thriller with Nick Nolte and Melanie Griffith
He voiced Kilowog in animated superhero film Green Lantern: First Flight (2009).
Trading Paint (2019) sport action drama opposite John Travolta and Shania Twain
He voiced Duke in animated comedy film Arctic Dogs (2019).
Our Family Honor (1985–1986) ABC drama series in role as Augie Danzig
Vengeance Unlimited (1998-1999) ABC crime drama series in role as Mr. Chapel
Big Apple (2001) CBS crime drama series in role as Terry Maddock
Tilt (2005) ESPN drama series in role as Donovan "The Matador" Everest
24 (2010) Fox action drama series in role as Jim Ricker
The Mob Doctor (2012-2013) Fox drama series in role as Russell King
Big Time in Hollywood, FL (2015) Comedy Central comedy series in role as Harvey Scoles
Studied at Chicago's Steppenwolf Theatre.
Has two sisters, Virginia and Cheryl.
Has Danish, English, German, Irish, Native American and Scottish ancestry.
He is also an accomplished photographer.
Has been writing poetry since the early 1990s.
He won the Independent Firecracker Award for his book of poetry Burning In Paradise.
He won the Temecula Valley International Film Festival Career Achievement Award in 2007.
Featured in music videos for:
Michael Jackson "You Rock My World" (2001)
Sky Ferreira "Obsession" (2010)
Justin Bieber "As Long as You Love Me" (2012)
Iggy Azalea and Rita Ora "Black Widow" (2014)
Nick Le Juge "Dancing on your Grave" (2019)
He voiced Toni Cipriani in video game Grand Theft Auto III (2001).
He was nominated for the BTVA Video Game Voice Acting Award for Best Vocal Ensemble in a Video Game for his voice role as William Carver in video game The Walking Dead: The Game - Season 2 (2013).
He voiced Daud in video games Dishonored (2012) and Dishonored: Death of the Outsider (2017).
Lives in Malibu.
He dated Heidi Fleiss.
He was married to:
Jeannine Bisignano (1991-1995), they have two children
Georganne LaPiere (1984-1988)
He married DeAnna Madsen in 1996, they have three children.