Michael Hogan (Canadian actor)

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Michael Hogan
MichaelHoganJune2011.jpg
Hogan attending the Calgary Comic & Entertainment Expo in June 2011
Born 1949 (age 64–65)[1]
Kirkland Lake, Ontario
Alma mater National Theatre School of Canada
Occupation Actor
Spouse(s) Susan Hogan
Children 3

Michael Hogan (c. 1949) is a Canadian actor known for his roles as Colonel Saul Tigh in the 2004 Battlestar Galactica series, Billy in The Peanut Butter Solution and the voice of Armando-Owen Bailey in the Mass Effect series.

Hogan was born in Kirkland Lake, Ontario in 1949, raised in North Bay, Ontario and studied at National Theatre School of Canada.[1]

Career[edit]

Hogan began his career in 1978 and has starred in numerous TV shows, plays, radio dramas and operas. He got his start in plays at the Shaw Festival.[2]

Hogan starred as Colonel Saul Tigh, Executive Officer of the Battlestar Galactica on the Sci Fi Channel television program Battlestar Galactica.

Among his prior television work is his role as Tony Logozzo in Cold Squad, Hogan also starred in the 1985 children's film The Peanut Butter Solution.

Hogan won the Genie Award for Best Supporting Actor, for Solitaire (1991). He had been nominated in that category the previous year for Diplomatic Immunity. Hogan was nominated for the Gemini, for Best Actor in a Dramatic Program or Miniseries, for the 2003 telefilm Betrayed.

He made his film debut in the Peter Fonda trucker picture High-Ballin' (1978). He and his wife soon became a popular television couple, as the stars of the 1983 Canadian series Vanderberg and the 1986 Canadian-German series The Little Vampire. Hogan has also starred on the hit Canadian police series Cold Squad. His movies include Road to Saddle River, Clearcut, Stella, Cowboys Don't Cry and The Cutting Edge and the telefilms Dead Man's Gun, Shadow Lake, Scorn, Shadow Realm and Nights Below Station Street, for which he received the Manitoba Motion Picture Industry Association's Blizzard Award for Best Leading Actor.[3]

He has guested on such series as Millennium, The Outer Limits, Cold Squad, Andromeda, The L Word, Psych, Dollhouse, Numb3rs, and in the two-hour premiere of Monk.[4] He plays Myka's father on the SyFy series Warehouse 13.

Hogan has also lent his voice to the video game industry, providing the voice of Captain Armando-Owen Bailey in the RPG, Mass Effect 2,[5] as well as the opening character, Doc Mitchell, in Fallout: New Vegas.[6] Hogan also voiced the character General Tullius in the RPG, The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim.[7] He appeared in the dark tale Red Riding Hood (2011).[8] Most recently, he reprised his role as Commander Bailey in Mass Effect 3, and lent his voice as Samael in the American release of the Korean MMORPG, Tera.[9]

He currently has a recurring role on the hit MTV show Teen Wolf as Gerard Argent, the werewolf-hunting grandfather of Allison Argent and the latest nemesis of main protagonist, Scott McCall. Hogan guest starred as Scott, Brady Kelly's father, in the third season of the acclaimed sitcom Husbands.[10][11]

Filmography[edit]

Films
Year Title Role Notes
1978 High-Ballin' Reggie
1980 Klondike Fever Will Ryan
1981 The Intruder Within Chili TV movie
1981 Gas Guido Vespucci
1982 Deadly Eyes Cop in Subway
1983 Candy the Stripper Larry Video
1984 He's Fired, She's Hired Freddie's Ad Man TV movie
1985 The Suicide Murders Bill Ward TV movie
1985 The Peanut Butter Solution Billy
1986 Lost! Bob
1988 Palais Royale Sergeant Leonard
1988 Cowboys Don't Cry Ron Grady
1990 Stella Billy
1990 The Last Best Year Billy Haller TV movie
1991 Diplomatic Immunity Jack Budyansky
1991 Solitaire Al
1991 Clearcut Bud Rickets
1992 The Visit Bristol Short
1992 The Cutting Edge Doctor
1993 Lifeline to Victory Chief Engineer TV movie
1993 Gross Misconduct: The L
1994 I Love a Man in Uniform Detective Itch
1994 Road to Saddle River Louis
1995 End of Summer The General TV movie
1995 Soul Survivor Donald
1996 For Those Who Hunt the Wounded Down Alvin TV movie
1996 The Boys Next Door Dr. Racine TV movie
1996 A Kidnapping in the Family TV movie
1997 Nights Below Station Street Joe Walsh
1997 Ellen Foster Principal TV movie
1998 Nothing Sacred TV movie
1999 Shadow Lake TV movie
2000 Marine Life Humphrey
2000 Scorn Ralph TV movie
2001 Gasline Kenny Short
2002 The Investigation Ray TV movie
2002 Shadow Realm Larry TV movie
2003 Betrayed Doug Bryce TV movie
2005 A Simple Curve Jim
2007 Battlestar Galactica: Razor Colonel Saul Tigh TV movie
2008 The Day the Earth Stood Still General
2009 Battlestar Galactica: The Plan Colonel Saul Tigh TV movie
2010 Confined Fitz Wolfram
2010 Hunt to Kill Lawson
2011 Under Frank Short
2011 Pleased to Meet You Bob Short
2011 Red Riding Hood The Reeve
2011 Hypoxia Captain Short
2011 Ice Road Terror Terry Lowman TV movie
2011 Searching for Sonny Principal Faden
2011 Snowmageddon Fred Baker TV movie
2012 By My Side Russell Grant Short
2013 Romeo Killer: The Chris Porco Story Terry Kindlon TV movie
2014 Intramural Mr. Albrecht Post-production
2015 Star Trek: Axanar Captain Robert April Pre-production
Television
Year Title Role Notes
1980-1984 The Littlest Hobo Chuck/Lucky/Policeman 3 episodes
1983 Vanderberg Hank Vanderberg
1986 Kay O'Brien Sean McCandliss Episode: "Big Vacation"
1986 Adderly Shankill Episode: "Adderly with Eggroll"
1986-1987 The Little Vampire Robert Besker 6 episodes
1988 The Twilight Zone Sheriff Roy Episode: "The Hunters"
1988-1991 Street Legal Warden Vanderklat/Brent Elliot 3 episodes
1989 E.N.G. Crothers Episodes: "E.N.G. Pilot: Part 1" and "Part 2"
1990 Mom P.I. Vic Stevens Episode: "Spinal Trap"
1990 War of the Worlds Nash Episode: "The True Believer"
1990 Counterstrike Father Milady Episode: "Now and at the Hour of Our Death"
1991 African Skies Hooker Episode: "Crocodile Tears"
1992 Beyond Reality Jebidiah Smith Episode: "The Burning Judge"
1992 I'll Fly Away Eddie Episode: "Ruler of My Heart"
1992 Hearts Afire Tom Dybala Jr. Episode: "Smithersgate"
1993 Road to Avonlea Mr. Dunn Episode: "Home Movie"
1993 Matrix Dr. Martin Sands Episode: "Conviction of His Courage"
1994 Kung Fu: The Legend Continues Duncan Episode: "The Innocent"
1996 Jake and the Kid Gate Episodes: "Full Circle" and "Looks Can Be Deceiving"
1997 Millennium Captain Bigelow Episode: "The Wild and the Innocent"
1997 Two Officer Pierce Episode: "Leap of Faith"
1997 The Outer Limits Dr. Lawrence Sinclair Episode: "Last Supper"
1997-1998 Dead Man's Gun Flagg/Sheriff Haynes Episodes: "My Brother's Keeper" and "Ties That Bind"
1998 Due South George Episode: "Mountie Sings the Blues"
1998-1999 Cold Squad Detective Tony Logozzo Series regular, season 1 and 2 (24 episodes)
1999 First Wave Mr. Bennett Episode: "Normal, Illinois"
2000 Earth: Final Conflict Detective Episode: "Apparition"
2001 UC: Undercover Sergeant Drake Episode: "City on Fire"
2001 Night Visions Larry Episode: "Harmony"
2002 The Eleventh Hour Milt Also known as Bury the Lead
Episode: "The 37-Year-Itch"
2002 Mysterious Ways Andy Anderson Episode: "Logan Miller"
2002 Monk Warren St. Claire Episodes: "Mr. Monk and the Candidate: Part 1" and "Part 2"
2002 Andromeda Crescent Episode: "The Leper's Kiss"
2002 Just Cause Dane's Lawyer Episode: "Lies, Speculation & Deception"
2003 Battlestar Galactica Colonel Saul Tigh TV miniseries
2004 Blue Murder Colin Gladden Episode: "Spooks"
2004-2006 The L Word Irwin Fairbanks 4 episodes
2004-2009 Battlestar Galactica Colonel Saul Tigh Main role (69 episodes)
2006 Battlestar Galactica: The Resistance Colonel Saul Tigh Webseries, 6 episodes
2007 Robot Chicken Colonel Saul Tigh (voice)/Matt Trakker (voice) Episode: "Rabbits on a Roller Coaster"
2008-2009 Battlestar Galactica: The Face of the Enemy Colonel Saul Tigh Webseries, 3 episodes
2009 Warehouse 13 Warren Bering Episode: "Nevermore"
2009 Dollhouse Bradley Karrens Episode: "Belle Chose"
2009 Numb3rs Ray Till Episode: "Old Soldiers"
2010 Psych William Tanner Episode: "The Head, the Tail, the Whole Damn Episode"
2010 Smallville General Slade Wilson Episodes: "Patriot" and "Icarus"
2011 Heartland Grace Morris Episode: "What's in a Name?"
2011 Supernatural Sheriff Osbourne Episode: "Slash Fiction"
2012 Fairly Legal George Algers Episode: "Satisfaction"
2012-2013 Arctic Air Doc Hossa 4 episodes
2012-2013 Teen Wolf Gerard Argent 12 episodes
2013 Republic of Doyle Phonse Episode: "Gimme Shelter"
2013 The Mentalist Sean Barlow Episode: "Red John's Rules"
2013 Falling Skies General Donovan Episode: "At All Costs"
2013 Cult Dr. Robert Kimble Episode: "Flip the Script"
2013 Husbands Scott 5 episodes
2014 The Tomorrow People Senator Kelsey Episodes: "Kill Switch" and "Son of Man"
Video games
Year Title Role Notes
2010 Mass Effect 2 Captain Bailey (voice)
2010 Fallout: New Vegas Doc Mitchell (voice)
2011 The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim General Tullius (voice)
2012 Mass Effect 3 Commander Armando-Owen Bailey (voice)
2012 TERA Rising Commander Samael (voice)

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