The Official Website for Actor Michael Rooker
The Official Website for Actor Michael Rooker

FM News 101: The Bald Faced Truth – Michael Rooker



AMC’s hit TV show “The Walking Dead” has taken Hollywood by storm and become one of the most popular TV shows on cable television. Actor Michael Rooker who plays the character Merle Dixon joined John Canzano on The Bald Faced Truth to talk about his career, upcoming appearance in Portland and “The Walking Dead”.

Some actors get stereotyped early in their career as either a good guy or a villain. Michael Rooker has played many villain characters in Hollywood but has show versatility to flex his talents in many different directions.

“I like playing whoever wants to pay me the most, if it’s bad, good, somewhere in between I don’t know, that’s ok with me,” Michael Rooker told John Canzano when asked if he prefers a good guy to playing a villain.

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