“I think I had a shyness about me, I think I discovered acting as a way to break out of that and as a way of belonging, a sense of being special.”
“People feel like they know me from the work I have done, but it's not me.”
“I mean, the competition is really created by the buzz around the Emmys. It's a totally subjective thing.”
Michael C. Hall (born Michael Carlyle Hall in Raleigh, North Carolina on Feb 1, 1971) is an actor most famous for his role on Showtime’s Dexter. He also starred in the hit HBO show, Six Feet Under. He’s won a Golden Globe and a Screen Actors Guild Award. He has appeared in numerous Off-Broadway shows. He graduated from NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts in 1996.
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Michael is best known for playing Dexter Morgan on the hit Showtime series, Dexter.
Michael married actress Amy Spanger in 2002 and they divorced in 2006. The following year he started dating his Dexter co-star, Jennifer Carpenter, and they married in 2008. They ended up divorcing in 2010. Then in 2012 he began dating Morgan Macgregor and the two married in 2016. He has also been battling Hodgkin’s lymphoma.