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Michael was born under the official name Duncan, Michael Clarke on December 10th, 1957. He died on September 3rd, 2012 in Los Angeles, California, USA (respiratory failure). Known to his close friends as Hollywood, he has been a credited actor since the 1998 film Armageddon.
Michael has made such a successful career in supporting roles, that it actually surpasses most leading actor's careers. He has appeared in twenty-five films including: the 2013 drama film From the Rough as the character Roger, the 2013 horror movie A Resurrection playing Addison and the 2010 action release Cats & Dogs: The Revenge of Kitty Galore cast as Sam.
His most commercially successful project to date has been the 2008 action film Kung Fu Panda, which brought in $215,000,000 at the box office.
Michael has garnered moderate media attention, having been featured on the cover of at least three magazines, interviewed in over two publications and featured in six magazine articles.
As an actor Michael Clarke Duncan has been recognized by the Academy of Motion Pictures Art and Sciences on one occasion. He was nominated for the Oscar for Best Actor In A Supporting Role for his role as John Coffey in the 1999 movie The Green Mile.