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Michael Kelly (American actor)

Michael Kelly
Kelly in February 2011
Born Michael Joseph Kelly
(1969-05-22) May 22, 1969
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Occupation Actor

Michael Joseph Kelly (born May 22, 1969) is an American actor. He is best known for his roles in films such as Changeling, Dawn Of The Dead, Law Abiding Citizen, The Adjustment Bureau, Chronicle, and Now You See Me. He also appeared in the television miniseries Generation Kill and the Criminal Minds spin-off series Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior. He is also known for playing Doug Stamper in the American TV series House of Cards.


  • Early life 1
  • Filmography 2
    • Film 2.1
    • Television 2.2
  • References 3
  • External links 4

Early life

Kelly was born in Coastal Carolina University in Conway, South Carolina.



Year Title Role
1998 Origin of the Species Fisher
River Red Frankie
1999 Man on the Moon Michael Kaufman
2000 Unbreakable Doctor Dubin
2003 E.D.N.Y. Anderson Snyder
2004 Dawn of the Dead CJ
2005 Loggerheads George
Carlito's Way: Rise to Power Rocco
2006 Out There Mitchell
Invincible Pete
2007 Broken English Guy
Zoe's Day Dad
Tooth & Nail Viper
2008 Changeling Detective Lester Ybarra
The Narrows Danny
Tenderness Gary
2009 Law Abiding Citizen Bray
The Afterlight Andrew
Defendor Paul Carter
Did You Hear About the Morgans? Vincent
2010 Nice Tie, Italiano! The American
Fair Game Jack
2011 The Adjustment Bureau Charlie Traynor
2012 Chronicle Richard Detmer
2013 Now You See Me Agent Fuller
Man of Steel Steve Lombard
2015 Everest


Year Title Role
1994 Lifestories: Families in Crisis Aaron Henry
2000–2001 Level 9 Wilbert 'Tibbs' Thibodeaux
2000–2006 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Luke Dixon
2001 Third Watch Chip Waller
2002 The Shield Sean Taylor
Law & Order Douglas Carroll
2003 Judging Amy Jack Barrett
2004 The Jury Keen Dwyer
2005 Kojak Detective Bobby Crocker
2006–2007 The Sopranos Agent Ron Goddard
2007 CSI: Miami Lucas Wade
2008 Generation Kill Cpt. Bryan Patterson
Fringe John Mosley
Law & Order: Falling Gary Talbot
2009 Washingtonienne Paul Movius
2010 Criminal Minds Jonathan "Prophet" Sims
2011 Law & Order: Criminal Intent Terrence Brooks
Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior Jonathan "Prophet" Sims
The Good Wife Mickey Gunn
2011–2013 Person of Interest Mark Snow
2013–2014 House of Cards Douglas "Doug" Stamper


  1. ^ Michael Kelly Biography (1968-)

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