Top 5000
Up 27 this week

Michael Pitt (II)

Michael Carmen Pitt (born April 10, 1981) is an American actor, model and musician. He is of English and Italian heritage. A casting agent, whom Pitt mistook as a police officer attempting to arrest him, noticed him and recommended him for a guest role on the television series Dawson's Creek (he played Henry Parker in 15 episodes between 1999 and ... See full bio »

Top 25 Trivia Items From the Last 25 Years

Here are some amazing facts and figures to deepen your appreciation of the movies you love.

See the full list

On Amazon Video

Watch on TV

Projects In Development

Details only on IMDbPro »

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 21 people
created 22 Dec 2011
a list of 23 people
created 23 Mar 2012
a list of 47 people
created 30 Jun 2013
a list of 25 people
created 24 Mar 2014

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Michael Pitt's work have you seen?

User Polls

3 wins & 7 nominations. See more awards »

Known For


Hide Hide Show Show Actor (37 credits)
 2015 You Can't Win (post-production)
Jack Black
 2015 Asphalte
John McKenzie
 2014 The Smell of Us
Street Musician (uncredited)
 2014 Hannibal (TV Series)
Mason Verger
- Tome-wan (2014) ... Mason Verger
- Ko No Mono (2014) ... Mason Verger
- Naka-Choko (2014) ... Mason Verger
 2014 I Origins
 2008 T Takes: Michael Pitt (Video short)
The Guest in Room 113
 2008 T Takes: Room 113 (Video short)
The Guest in Room 113
 2007 Funny Games
 2005 Last Days
 2004 Jailbait
 2003 Wonderland
Gopher (scenes deleted)
 2003 Rhinoceros Eyes
 2002 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Harry Baker
- Prodigy (2002) ... Harry Baker
 2001 The Yellow Bird (Short)
 2000 Mambo Café
Teenage Male
 1998 Hi-Life
Boy Teen
 1998 54
Dance Student (uncredited)
 1998 Law & Order (TV Series)
- Carrier (1998) ... Andy
 1997 Dellaventura (TV Series)
- Above Reproach (1997) ... Babyface
Show Show Soundtrack (4 credits)
Show Show Producer (2 credits)
Show Show Writer (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (2 credits)
Show Show Self (5 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (3 credits)

Related Videos


Personal Details

Other Works:

Music video for Joey Ramone's cover of "What a Wonderful World". (2002) See more »

Publicity Listings:

4 Interviews | 7 Articles | 7 Pictorials | 6 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Official Sites:


5' 11" (1.8 m)

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[on The Dreamers (2003)]: I was nervous for the sex scenes. It's tough for an American actor, because it can be looked upon very badly. It's a serious risk to take in your career. It's risky with the studios and with the American public. It's looked down upon in American culture at a serious level. It could be perceived not as work but as pornography. Every time I was nervous about it, I would ... See more »


Engaged to Asia Argento for a few months. See more »


Often plays characters that are twisted or troubled. For example, Paul in Funny Games (2007), Blake in Last Days (2005) and James in Boardwalk Empire (2010).

Star Sign:


Message Boards

Recent Posts
Will he ever play a funny guy? popo-22
Superb Mason Verger banicks-846-944867
He's no longer in the Hannibal cast cassandratarantism
This guy is amazing. invisibleink405
Michael Pitt fans, where are you from? skate-l
His acting reminds me of a young Leonardo DiCaprio i_licked_a_toad
Discuss Michael Pitt on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page