Biography - A Short Wiki
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Michael Emerson is an American actor who appears in both films and television shows. He has been active in his acting career since 1986 and is much known for his role as Serial Killer William Hinks in the film The Practice. He has appeared in several other films and has done voice acting as well. His outstanding acting roles have made him the winner of several awards and various nominations.
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Emerson started his career in 1986 when he was working as a director and teacher for local theatre productions until 1993. He took his first role in a film in 1997 with the role of Oscar Wilde in the play, Gross Indecency. In 1999 he was Willie Oban in the movie Iceman Cometh followed by Give Me Your Answer and Hedda Gabler, which he co-starred with Kate Burton. In 2001 he took a major role in a number of episodes of The Practice. He then started another series in 2006 known as Lost, where he was to play a number of episodes, but he returned in season 3 as the main character.
Family and Personal Life
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Emerson has two marriages. He has not talked much concerning his first marriage and the cause of their separation. He married his second wife, Carrie Preston, in 1988, a fellow actress whom he had met while acting the film Hamlet. He does not talk about his children, which makes him seem to have no children. Apart from acting, he also loves charity works.
|Wife's/Spouse's Name||Carrie Preston (m.1998)|
Nationality, Net Worth and Other Facts
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|Full/Real Name||Michael Emerson|
|Age (as of today)||68 years|
|Date of Birth||September 7, 1954|
|Place of Birth||Cedar Rapids, Lowa|
|Height||1.73 m, 5 feet 8 inches|
|Weight||76 kg, 167.5 lbs|
|Net Worth / Wealth||$10 million|
Height, Weight, and Age
Michael Emerson's height is pretty average measuring 1.73 m. Michael Emerson weighs 76 kg. Being born on September 7, 1954, translates to an age of 68 years as of todays date (January 30, 2023).
Elementary’ is a strong show; we watch it almost religiously in our house.Michael Emerson
I was a magazine illustrator for many years before I became an actor, and I used to think, ‘Oh, God, all those wasted years!’ But now I think it’s just been one big enterprise of illustrating. I used to do it with colored pencils, and now I do it with this voice and this set of limbs.Michael Emerson
I’ve played villains on stage – you know, the Iagos and so on – but I think of myself as a funny person. I mostly did comedies before I did TV work.Michael Emerson
There are roles that are terrifying because they’re large or you may feel that they’re out of your line, but I’m never terrified once the actual work begins. Once you begin rehearsal, then it’s small building blocks. It’s solving little problems one at a time.Michael Emerson
I’m the worst at a computer.Michael Emerson