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Michael Colgan (IV)

Michael was born in Keady, Northern Ireland and educated at Oxford University. He trained in theatre at the Jacques Lecoq School in Paris, then moved to the UK where he works regularly in theatre and TV. He has also appeared several times at the Abbey Theatre in Dublin. As at 2005 he lives in London. See full bio »
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Join host Ben Lyons for our live conversation with Mike Colter, star of "Jessica Jones," and Rachael Harris, star of "Lucifer," as we discuss their latest projects and history in Hollywood. Tune into on Wednesday at 7 p.m. ET/4 p.m. PT to watch, live chat, and even ask a question yourself! This livestream is best viewed on laptops, desktops, and tablets.

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 2016 Happy Valley (TV Mini-Series)
- Episode #2.1 (2016) ... Chaplain
 2014 Heart of Lightness
 2014 Suspects (TV Series)
Laurie Wilkins
- Episode #1.1 (2014) ... Laurie Wilkins
 2013 What Remains (TV Series)
Richard Webb
- Episode #1.4 (2013) ... Richard Webb
 2013 The Fall (TV Series)
Sheldon Schwartz
- The Vast Abyss (2013) ... Sheldon Schwartz
- Darkness Visible (2013) ... Sheldon Schwartz
 2012 The Thick of It (TV Series)
Mr. Chop / Declan
- Episode #4.7 (2012) ... Declan
- Episode #4.5 (2012) ... Mr. Chop
- Episode #4.2 (2012) ... Mr. Chop
 2012 Good Vibrations
 2011 Great Expectations (TV Mini-Series)
Anxious Man
- Episode #1.2 (2011) ... Anxious Man
 2011 Midsomer Murders (TV Series)
Father Behan
 2011 New Tricks (TV Series)
Lorcan (Buzz) McCaffery
- Tiger Tiger (2011) ... Lorcan (Buzz) McCaffery
 2011 Doctors (TV Series)
Minford Boyle
- Last Christmas (2011) ... Minford Boyle
 2010 Hopper (Short)
Voice over (voice)
 2010 Lennon Naked (TV Movie)
Derek Taylor
 2010 Holby City (TV Series)
Mitch Turner
- Taking Over (2010) ... Mitch Turner
 2009 The Bill (TV Series)
Paul Brewer
- Innocence Betrayed (2009) ... Paul Brewer
 2009 Occupation (TV Series)
Will Davies
 2008 Raw (TV Series)
Mal Martin
- Episode #1.6 (2008) ... Mal Martin
- Episode #1.5 (2008) ... Mal Martin
- Episode #1.4 (2008) ... Mal Martin
- Episode #1.3 (2008) ... Mal Martin
- Episode #1.2 (2008) ... Mal Martin
 2007 Silent Witness (TV Series)
George Woods
- Peripheral Vision: Part 2 (2007) ... George Woods
- Peripheral Vision: Part 1 (2007) ... George Woods
 2006 Soundproof (TV Movie)
 2006 Surviving Disaster (TV Series)
Leonid Toptunov
- Chernobyl Nuclear Disaster (2006) ... Leonid Toptunov
 2005 Animals (TV Movie documentary)
Danny Harkman
 2005 Black & White (Short)
Man 1
 2005/II Hitch (Short)
 2005 The Year London Blew Up: 1974 (TV Movie)
 2005 Song of Songs
Male Journalist (voice)
 2004 The Long Firm (TV Mini-Series)
- Jimmy's Story (2004) ... Cutter
 2004 Wall of Silence (TV Movie)
Gerard Dillon
 2002 Sinners (TV Movie)
 2002 Sunday (TV Movie)
Gerard Donaghey
 2001 Rebel Heart (TV Mini-Series)
Liam O'Toole
- Episode #1.2 (2001) ... Liam O'Toole
- Episode #1.1 (2001) ... Liam O'Toole
 1997 The Eliminator
O'Brien (as Michael Hughes)
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Alternate Names:

Michael Colgan | Michael Hughes

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He is the older brother of director Enda Hughes.

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