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Michael C. Hall was born in Raleigh, North Carolina, to Janice (Styons), a guidance counselor, and William Carlyle Hall, who worked for IBM. Michael is a graduate of NYU's Master of Fine Arts program in acting. He is known for the titular character "Dexter" in Dexter (2006) and as mortician "David Fisher" in Six Feet Under (2001). His most recent ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 10 wins & 51 nominations. See more awards »

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 2016 Christine (post-production)
George Peter Ryan
 2016 The Gettysburg Address (Documentary) (post-production)
Leonard Swett (voice)
 2015 Star vs. the Forces of Evil (TV Series)
- Storm the Castle (2015) ... Toffee (voice)
- Mewnipendence Day/The Banagic Incident (2015) ... Toffee (voice)
- Blood Moon Ball/Fortune Cookies (2015) ... Toffee (voice)
 2014 Cold in July
 2013/I The River (Short)
The Guru
 2012 Ruth & Erica (TV Series)
- December (2012) ... Tom
- September (2012) ... Tom
- August (2012) ... Tom
 2011 CollegeHumor Originals (TV Series)
- Porn Rental (2011) ... Bryan
 2009 Gamer
Ken Castle
 2009 Dexter the Game (Video Game)
Dexter Morgan (voice)
 2009 How to Spoon with Michael C. Hall (Short)
Narrator (voice)
 2006 Mysteries of the Freemasons (TV Movie documentary)
Narrator (voice)
 2004 Bereft
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Other Works:

Replaced Alan Cumming as the emcee in the Broadway revival production of "Cabaret". See more »

Publicity Listings:

3 Interviews | 6 Articles | 3 Pictorials | 5 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Michael Hall


5' 10" (1.78 m)

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Personal Quote:

[on portraying a gay character] You do whatever kind of internal alchemy you need to do to make something connect to you own inherent sense of truth. I can certainly relate to my associations with self-destructive obsession, or unrequited love or forbidden passions, or envy, or a projection of vitality that you yourself long to possess. See more »


Married Dexter (2006) co-star, Jennifer Carpenter, on December 31, 2008 at Big Sur, California. They divorced on December 2, 2011. See more »

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Miss DEXTER!!! kellerjami
Is it just me or was he kinda unattractive before Dexter tequila911
Would I enjoy Six Feet Under? thesmileygirl
A poor man's Matt Damon? Jalapisma
Needs to quit Dexter and move on. Oh_Poor_You
So he hasn't won an Emmy for 'Dexter'? cbd2011
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