Michael Rooker is an American actor from Alabama. He was born on April 6th, 1955 in Jasper and received this theatrical training at the Goodman School of Drama in Chicago, Illinois. He is one of nine siblings; when his parents divorced, his father successfully sought full custody of…more
In their 100th issue Michael ranked #17 on Tropopkin's Top 25 Most Intriguing People.
Michael is 5'10" or 1.78m.
Michael is a graduate of Chicago's Goodman School of Drama.
Michael used to study Japanese Akido.
Michael: I don't approach a role by saying I'll be unsavory or unlikable. I think all the roles I've done have been very passionate people who go to absolute extremes to make their points.
Michael: (On his character Henry) I can bring that role back in a second. I just rip into the little idiosyncrasies and it's interesting, I've never said good-bye to Henry. That character, the introverted-ness, the soft-spoken quality is always there.