Michael Hogan was the son of a prospector/diamond driller, born in the wilds of Northern Ontario, and trained as an actor at the National Theatre School in Montreal.
Over the last thirty-five years Michael has appeared in countless films, TV series, and radio dramas. Recent film credits include The Investigation, Nights Below Station Street, and Marine Life opposite Cybill Shepherd. A three-time Genie nominee, Michael won the award for Best Supporting Actor for his role in the feature film Solitaire.
Michael currently appears as a series regular on the acclaimed Battlestar Galactica as Colonel Tigh, and is a frequent guest star on numerous other TV series. Recent credits include Andromeda, HBO’s The Sopranos, Night Visions, and UC: Undercover.
An accomplished stage actor, Michael appeared as Biff in Death of a Salesman at the renowned Stratford Festival. Nineteen years later, he returned, playing the role of Willy Loman. Another treasured stage experience for Michael was playing Petruchio opposite his wife, Susan, as Katherina in Taming of the Shrew.