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Anthony Michael Hall

1968-04-14 Boston, Massachusetts, USA

Image of Anthony Michael Hall


Michael Anthony Hall (born April 14, 1968), known professionally as Anthony Michael Hall, is an American actor best known for his leading role as Johnny Smith in The Dead Zone from 2002 to 2007. He also rose to fame starring in films with John Hughes, which include the teen classics Sixteen Candles, The Breakfast Club, and Weird Science. Hall diversified his roles to avoid becoming typecast as his geek persona, joining the cast of Saturday Night Live (1985–1986) and starring in films such as Out of Bounds (1986), Johnny Be Good (1988), Edward Scissorhands (1990) and Six Degrees of Separation (1993). After a series of minor roles in the 1990s, he starred as Microsoft's Bill Gates in the 1999 television film Pirates of Silicon Valley and started in 2001 comedy Freddy Got Fingered. He had the leading role in the USA Network series The Dead Zone from 2002 to 2007. In 2008, he appeared in a minor role in The Dark Knight. In 2020, he appeared in ABC's The Goldbergs. Additionally, he starred in the slasher film Halloween Kills (2021).


Trigger Warning Ezekiel Swann 2024-06-20
Air Force One Down Sam Waitman 2024-02-09
Roswell Delirium Jerry Baskin 2023-05-15
Clerks III Auditioner 2022-09-04
The Class Faulk 2022-09-09
1978 Transformations Self 2022-01-11
The Power of FEAR Self 2022-01-11
The Kill Team Self 2022-01-11
Haddonfield's Open Wounds Self 2022-01-12
Halloween Kills Tommy Doyle 2021-10-14
Something About Her Jack 2021-03-01
Mike Tyson: The Knockout 2021-05-25
Bodied Professor Merkin 2018-11-02
The Lears Glenn Lear 2017-04-22
War Machine Greg Pulver 2017-05-26
Natural Selection Mr. Stevenson 2016-08-26
Live by Night Gary Smith 2016-12-25
Results Grigory 2015-05-29
Foxcatcher Jack 2014-11-14
Zombie Night Patrick 2013-10-08
Aftermath Tom Fiorini 2013-11-01
The Fire Rises: The Creation and Impact of The Dark Knight Trilogy Self (archive footage) 2013-09-24
Friend Request Burk 2013-05-05
Dead in Tombstone Red Hernandez 2013-10-01
Sexy Evil Genius Mark Von Dutch 2013-04-09
Last Man Standing Nick Collins 2011-06-07
Inside Story: National Lampoon's Vacation Self 2011-01-01
Celebrating Sixteen Candles Himself 2008-09-16
Final Approach Greg Gilliad 2008-05-24
Sincerely Yours Self 2008-09-16
The Dark Knight Mike Engel 2008-07-16
LA Blues Larry 2007-04-04
Funny Valentine Josh 2005-12-12
All About the Benjamins Lil J 2002-03-08
The Dead Zone Johnny Smith 2002-11-05
Hitched 2001-09-18
The Caveman's Valentine Bob 2001-01-19
Freddy Got Fingered Mr. Davidson 2001-04-20
61* Whitey Ford 2001-04-28
Hysteria: The Def Leppard Story Mutt Lange 2001-07-18
The Photographer Greg 2000-04-15
Les Vampyres Man with Torch 2000-05-26
Happy Accidents Himself 2000-01-25
Revenge Brian Cutler 1999-09-03
A Touch of Hope Dr. Neil Bachman 1999-10-10
Dirt Merchant Jeffry Alan Spacy 1999-09-16
Pirates of Silicon Valley Bill Gates 1999-05-10
The Killing Grounds Art Styles 1998-07-21
Trojan War Bus Driver 1997-09-26
Exit in Red Nick 1997-08-12
Cold Night Into Dawn Eddie Rogers 1997-10-21
Hijacked: Flight 285 Peter Cronin 1996-02-04
The Grave Travis Purcell 1996-01-18
Texas Yancey Quimper 1995-04-16
A Bucket of Blood Walter 1995-09-12
Hail Caesar Julius Caesar McMurty 1994-05-11
Who Do I Gotta Kill? Jimmy's Friend Kevin Friedland 1994-09-23
Six Degrees of Separation Trent 1993-12-08
Into the Sun Tom Slade 1992-01-01
Edward Scissorhands Jim 1990-12-07
A Gnome Named Gnorm Casey Gallagher 1990-01-17
Whatever Happened to Mason Reese Voice of Mason Reese 1990-01-01
Johnny Be Good Johnny Walker 1988-03-22
Out of Bounds Daryl Cage 1986-07-25
The Breakfast Club Brian Johnson 1985-02-15
Weird Science Gary Wallace 1985-08-01
Sixteen Candles Geek (Ted) 1984-05-04
National Lampoon's Vacation Rusty Griswold 1983-07-29
Running Out Kylie 1983-01-26
Rascals and Robbers: The Secret Adventures of Tom Sawyer and Huck Finn Huck Finn 1982-02-27
Six Pack Doc 1982-07-16
The Gold Bug The Boy 1980-02-02