Michael Bowen (actor)

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Michael Bowen
Born Texas, U.S.
Occupation Actor
Years active 1982–present
Relatives Max Henius (great-grandfather)
Michael Bowen (father)
Robert Carradine (half-brother)
Keith Carradine (half-brother)
Martha Plimpton (niece)
Ever Carradine (niece)

Michael Bowen is an American actor. He is best known for portraying Danny Pickett on the ABC series Lost and Jack Welker on the AMC series Breaking Bad.

Early life[edit]

Bowen was born in Texas, the son of actress Sonia Sorel (née Henius; 1921–2004) and Beat painter Michael Bowen. His maternal great-grandfather was biochemist Max Henius, and his maternal great-grandmother was the sister of historian Johan Ludvig Heiberg.[1]

Career[edit]

Bowen has appeared in films such as Valley Girl (1983), The Godfather Part III (1990), Beverly Hills Cop III (1994), Jackie Brown (1997), Magnolia (1999), Kill Bill Volume 1 (2003), Walking Tall (2004), and Django Unchained (2012).

Personal life[edit]

Bowen is the half-brother of Robert and Keith Carradine. He is the uncle of actresses Martha Plimpton and Ever Carradine. He was not, however related to the late David Carradine, as his mother was Ardanelle McCool.

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

Year Title Role
1983 Valley Girl Tommy
1984 Night of the Comet Larry
1984 The Wild Life Vince
1985 Private Resort Scott
1986 Iron Eagle Knotcher
1987 Less Than Zero Hop
1989 The Ryan White Story Harley
1990 The Godfather Part III Mask #2
1994 Love and a .45 Ranger X
1994 Beverly Hills Cop III Fletch
1995 Real Ghosts Bobby Mackey
1997 Excess Baggage Gus
1997 Jackie Brown Mark Dargas
1999 Magnolia Rick Spector
2003 Kill Bill Volume 1 Buck
2004 Walking Tall Sheriff Stan Watkins
2006 The Work and the Glory III: A House Divided Robert Johnson
2008 Autopsy Travis
2008 Deadgirl Clint
2009 Cabin Fever 2: Spring Fever Principal Sinclair
2009 The Last House on the Left Morton
2011 Brawler Rex Baker
2011 Echo Park Love Story The Guitar Maker
2011 Apart Teddy Berg
2011 The Perfect Student Detective Walker
2012 Django Unchained Tracker
2012 Slumber Party Slaughter Mod Man
2012 Soda Springs Larry
2013 Duke Sgt. Roman
2013 Deep Dark Canyon Randy Cavanaugh
2014 Mata Hari Mike

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2001 The X-Files Dwight Cooper Episode: "Surekill"
2003 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation Marty Cooperman Episode: "Jackpot"
2006–2007 Lost Danny Pickett 7 episodes
2009 Criminal Minds Tommy Anderson Episode: "Haunted"
2009 Dark Blue Dan Kemp Episode: "Ice"
2010 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation Jason Richter Episode: "Cold Blooded"
2010 Scoundrels Charlie 5 episodes
2012 Revolution Ray Kinsey Episode: "The Plague Dogs"
2012–2013 Breaking Bad Jack Welker 7 episodes
2014 Raising Hope Mullet Episode: "How I Met Your Mullet"

References[edit]

  1. ^ [1]

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