Michael Emerson

Michael Emerson

Michael Emerson  American Actor


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Michael Emerson is a 66 year old American Actor. Born on 7th September, 1954 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, he is famous for Benjamin Linus on `Lost`. His zodiac sign is Virgo.

Michael Emerson has been in 2 on-screen matchups, including Brooke Smith in Law & Order: Criminal Intent (2001) and Cara Buono in Law & Order: Criminal Intent (2001).

Michael Emerson is a member of the following lists: Emmy Award winners, American film actors and American television actors.


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First Name Michael
Last Name Emerson
Age 66 years
Birthday 7th September, 1954
Birthplace Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Height 5' 8" (173 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Toledo, Iowa
University Drake University, Des Moines, Iowa
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Benjamin Linus on `Lost`
Year(s) Active 1986–present

Michael Emerson (born September 7, 1954) is an American film and television actor who is best known for his roles as serial killer William Hinks on The Practice, Benjamin Linus on Lost, Zep Hindle in the first Saw film, Cayden James on Arrow and Harold Finch on the CBS series Person of Interest. Emerson has also worked extensively in theater and narration. He has won two Primetime Emmy Awards and been nominated for three others, as well as receiving other awards and nominations. He currently stars as Dr. Leland Townsend in the CBS thriller series Evil.

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Michael Emerson66 VirgoActor
Carrie Preston54 GeminiActress


The Name of the Rose2019Abate Abbassano da FossanovaTV Show
Evil2019Leland TownsendTV Show
Claws2017TedTV Show
The Mystery of Matter: Search for the Elements2015NarratorTV Show
Mozart in the Jungle2014Morton NortonTV Show
Arrow2012Cayden JamesTV Show
Person of Interest2011Harold FinchTV Show
Lost: Final Chapter2010Ben Linus, NarratorTV Movie
Parenthood2010Andy FitzgeraldTV Show
Generator Rex2010Nanite AlphaTV Show
G.I. Joe: Renegades2010Dr. Archibald Monev, Dr. VenomTV Show
Goldstar, Ohio2010Steve HarperShort Film
God in America2010John WinthropTV Show
Lost: A Journey in Time2009Ben Linus (voice), NarratorTV Movie
Ready? OK!2008Charlie NewMovie
Lost: Past, Present & Future2008Ben Linus, NarratorTV Movie
Lost: Missing Pieces (TV Mini Series 2007–2008)2007Ben LinusMovie
Jumping Off Bridges2006Frank NelsonMovie
29th and Gay2005GorillaMovie
The Legend of Zorro2005HarriganMovie
The Inside2005Marty ManningTV Show
Saw2004Zep HindleMovie
Lost2004Ben Linus, Henry GaleTV Show
Skin2003ScarpelliTV Show
Whoopi2003F. Thomas EricksonTV Show
The Laramie Project2002ReverendTV Movie
Without a Trace2002Stuart WesmarTV Show
Sounds from a Town I Love2001TV Show
Law & Order: Criminal Intent2001Gerry RankinTV Show
The Education of Max Bickford2001TV Show
The District2000Man in BarTV Show
For Love of the Game1999Gallery DoormanMovie
I'll Take You There1999TomMovie
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit1999Allan ShayeTV Show
Stark Raving Mad1999Mr. PutnamTV Show
Playing by Heart1998BoscoMovie
The Impostors1998Burtom's AssistantMovie
Grace & Glorie1998Arnold DudleyTV Movie
The Journey1997MichaelMovie
The Practice1997William HinksTV Show
Late Show with David Letterman1993Creepy Target Sock ShopperTV Show
The X-Files1993Oliver MartinTV Show
Orpheus Descending1990ClownTV Movie
Man & WitchEvil WizardMovie
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