Noel Fisher

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Noel Fisher
Noel Roeim Fisher

(1984-03-13) March 13, 1984 (age 35)[1]
Years active1999–present
Cameron Monaghan (m. 2017)

Noel Roeim Fisher[2] (born March 13, 1984) is a Canadian actor. He is known for his portrayal of Mickey Milkovich on the Showtime series Shameless, as well as his portrayal of Cael Malloy on the FX series The Riches. He played Ellison "Cotton Top" Mounts in the Emmy Award–winning miniseries Hatfields & McCoys as well as Vladimir, a 1,500-year-old vampire in The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 2, and Michelangelo in Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and its sequel Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows. He also has had roles in shows such as Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior, Lie to Me, Bones, and Law & Order: Special Victims Unit.


Early life[edit]

Fisher was born in Vancouver, British Columbia. He began his acting career at the age of 14 in the television movie The Sheldon Kennedy Story.[3] During his time as a young actor in Vancouver, he was encouraged to "take many different classes" and "fell in love" with piano, which he studied for eight years.[4]


Fisher began his acting career at age 14. He debuted in 1999 with The Sheldon Kennedy Story, a sport drama movie on the ice hockey player Sheldon Kennedy. His performance landed Fisher his first Gemini Awards nomination. He gained a second nomination with the TV series Godiva's in 2005.[5] He played Brian Gibbons in Final Destination 2 in 2003, one of his first roles in an American movie. From 2007, Fisher became more known by public due to the FX series The Riches, portraying Cael, the conniving and clever son of Eddie Izzard and Minnie Driver. Fisher has received many accolades for playing Mickey Milkovich, a gay thug character on Shameless.[5] Though Fisher is straight, his sexuality is often questioned in interviews. He has responded to the controversy:

He is seen in the National Geographic miniseries called The Long Road Home as Pfc. Tomas Young, the 24-year-old soldier and later peace activist in the battle held on April 4, 2004, also known as the "Black Sunday".[7] In March 2018, Fisher joined the Al Capone biopic Fonzo as Junior, Capone’s son.[8] He starred in the limited CBS series The Red Line and also recurred in the Hulu series Castle Rock.[9][10]

Personal life[edit]

On July 15, 2017, Fisher married actor Cameron Monaghan, whom he met while filming television series Shameless in 2011.[11]



Year Title Role Notes
2001 Valentine Tulga Gang Member #1
Freddy Got Fingered Pimply Manager
Max Keeble's Big Move Troy McGinty
2003 Final Destination 2 Brian Gibbons
A Guy Thing Acne-Faced Teen
Agent Cody Banks Fenster
2006 Pope Dreams Pete
2007 After Sex Jay
2008 Red Danny McCormack
2011 Battle Los Angeles Pfc. Shaun Lenihan
2012 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 2 Vladimir
2014 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Michelangelo (voice) Also motion capture
2015 Batman Unlimited: Monster Mayhem Gogo Shoto (voice)
2016 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows Michelangelo (voice) Also motion capture
2018 A Yeti Adventure Simon Picard (voice)
2019 Justice League vs. the Fatal Five Brainiac 5 (voice)
Fonzo Junior Post-production


Year Title Role Notes
2000–2001 You, Me and the Kids Aaron 10 episodes
2000–2003 X-Men: Evolution Todd Tolensky / Toad
26 episodes
2002–2004 Hamtaro Stan
English dub
2001 Andromeda Breyon Episode: "Music of a Distant Drum"
The Outer Limits Brae Episode: "Lion's Den"
2001–2002 Sk8 Alex 13 episodes
2002 Glory Days Robbie McNiel Episode: "The Devil Made Me Do It"
I Was a Teenage Faust Tom TV movie
Killer Bees! Dylan Harris
2004 Two and a Half Men Freddie Episode: "Camel Filters and Pheromones"
Cold Case Jerry Kasher Episode: "The Plan"
Huff Sam Johnson 3 episodes
2005–2006 Godiva's TJ 19 episodes
2006 Medium Brian / Jessie Andrews Episode: "Sweet Child O' Mine"
2007–2008 The Riches Cael Malloy 20 episodes
2008 Life John Armstrong Episode: "Find Your Happy Place"
Law & Order: Criminal Intent Milo Episode: "Reunion"
The Mentalist Travis Tennant Episode: "Seeing Red"
2009 A Dog Named Christmas Todd McCray TV movie
Bones Teddy Parker Episode: "The Hero in the Hold"
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit CSU Tech Dale Stuckey 4 episodes
2010 The Pacific Pvt. Hamm Episode: "Okinawa"
Terriers Adam Fisher / Amnesiac Episode: "Missing Persons"
Lie To Me Brian Episode: "The Canary's Song"
2011 Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior Jason Wheeler 1 episode
2012 Hatfields & McCoys Ellison "Cotton Top" Mounts 3 episodes
The Booth at the End Dillon 5 episodes
2016–2017 Justice League Action Klarion the Witch Boy
2 episodes
2017 Fear the Walking Dead Willy Episode: "Eye of the Beholder"
2017 The Long Road Home Tomas Young
2018 Castle Rock Dennis Zalewski 6 episodes
2011– Shameless Mickey Milkovich 44 episodes
2019 The Red Line Officer Paul Evans


  1. ^ Fisher, Noel (March 13, 2015). "Thank you for all the birthday love! From the bottom of my heart..." Twitter. Retrieved July 6, 2016.
  2. ^ Fisher, Noel (November 22, 2011). "Must...keep...calculating *falls over in a heap*...too...many...receipts *dies* Noel Roeim Fisher 1984-2011 RIP: Taxes Suck". Twitter. Retrieved July 6, 2016.
  3. ^ "The Sheldon Kennedy Story - Movie (1999)". LocateTV. Archived from the original on 2008-12-04. Retrieved 2016-01-11. Cite uses deprecated parameter |dead-url= (help)
  4. ^ Jethro Nededog (2012-05-25). "'Hatfields & McCoys' Star Noel Fisher: 5 Things You Didn't Know About Me". Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 2016-01-11.
  5. ^ a b Horwitz, Simi (May 22, 2012). "Noel Fisher Breaks Out in 'Twilight,' 'Shameless,' 'Hatfield & McCoys'". Backstage.
  6. ^ "YouTube". YouTube. Retrieved 2016-01-11.
  7. ^ Ng, Philiana (October 5, 2017). "Watch the Chilling New Trailer for Nat Geo's 'The Long Road Home' Event Series (Exclusive)". Entertainment Tonight. Retrieved October 23, 2017.
  8. ^ N'Duka, Amanda (March 26, 2018). "Noel Fisher, Tilda Del Toro Join Josh Trank's Al Capone Film 'Fonzo'". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved March 27, 2018.
  9. ^ Andreeva, Nellie (May 11, 2018). "'Magnum P.I.', 'God Friended Me' & 'The Red Line' Dramas Get CBS Series Orders". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved May 12, 2018.
  10. ^ Petski, Denise (June 13, 2018). "'Catch-22' Casts Harrison Osterfield; Noel Fisher Heads To 'Castle Rock'". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved June 13, 2018.
  11. ^ Falcone, Dana Rose (July 19, 2017). "See Shameless Star Noel Fisher & Wife Layla Alizada's Gorgeous First Wedding Photo!". People. Retrieved August 7, 2017.

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