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Michael Hayden (actor)

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Occupation  Actor
Education  Juilliard School
Spouse  Elizabeth Hayden
Role  Actor
Name  Michael Hayden

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Born  July 28, 1963 (age 52) (1963-07-28)
Nominations  Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actor in a Musical
Movies and TV shows  Murder One, In the Name of Love: A T, Thick as Thieves, Charming Billy
Similar People  Audra McDonald, Bill D'Elia, Steven Bochco, Mimi Leder, Charles H Eglee

Michael Hayden (July 28, 1963) is an actor who has appeared both on the stage and on television.


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Hayden graduated from the Juilliard School.

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Hayden appeared in several productions at the Roundabout Theatre Company, New York, including The Matchmaker (1991) and All My Sons (1997). At the Lincoln Center Theater he appeared in Far East (1999) and the musical Dessa Rose (2005).

Hayden made his Broadway debut in the role of "Billy" in the 1994 Broadway revival of Carousel, for which he won the Theatre World Award and was nominated for the Drama Desk Award, Outstanding Actor in a Musical. He also played the role in the Royal National Theatre production in London in 1993, receiving an Olivier Award nomination for Best Actor in a Musical.

For his work in the 2001 Broadway revival of Judgment at Nuremberg he received the Tony Award nomination as Best Featured Actor in a Play. He played "Prince Hal" in Henry IV opposite Kevin Kline in 2003. He appeared in the play Festen on Broadway in 2006.

In 2010 he played the roles of both "Henry V" and "Richard II" at the Shakespeare Theatre Company, Washington, DC. For this work he received the company's Emery Battis Award. Hayden has appeared at the Shakespeare Theatre Company in many works over the years.


Hayden has appeared on the television series Law & Order, Law & Order: Criminal Intent and Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, as well as Hack. He was a series regular on the ABC series Murder One.


Hayden starred in the title role of William R. Pace's 1999 film Charming Billy as Jeremiah William Starkman, a commingling of Charles Whitman and Charles Starkweather who shoots random people off a rural water tower and reflects on the incidents in his life that led up to it. Hayden's portrayal won the Best Actor award at the AFI/LA Film Festival.

Work (selected)

  • The Dog in the Manger - Shakespeare Theatre Company, 2009
  • 'Tis Pity She's a Whore - American Conservatory Theater (San Francisco), 2008
  • Festen - Broadway, 2006
  • Henry IV - Broadway, 2003
  • Enchanted April - Broadway, 2003
  • Merrily We Roll Along - Kennedy Center, 2002
  • Judgment at Nuremberg - Broadway, 2001
  • Coriolanus - Shakespeare Theatre Company, 2000
  • Camino Real - Shakespeare Theatre Company, 2000
  • Cabaret - Broadway (replacement), 1999, and West End, 2006
  • Sweet Bird of Youth - Shakespeare Theatre Company, 1998
  • Carousel - Broadway, 1994
  • References

    Michael Hayden (actor) Wikipedia

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