Michel Gill (born April 16, 1960), also known as Michael Gill, is an American actor best known for playing President Garrett Walker in the Netflix series House of Cards and Gideon Goddard on Mr. Robot.
|Born||April 16, 1960|
New York City, U.S.
|Other names||Michael Gill|
Juilliard School (BFA)
Jayne Atkinson (m. 1998)
Gill is a first generation American who was born in New York City, to a Jewish family. His parents managed to escape from the Holocaust. Gill's first language was French. He studied at Aiglon College, a prestigious boarding school in Switzerland. After Aiglon, he attended Tufts University before transferring and graduating from the Juilliard School in 1985 (Group 14).
|2003||Law & Order: Criminal Intent||Spencer Anderson||Episode: "Gemini"|
|2013||The Good Wife||Frederick Plunkett||Episode: "Je Ne Sais What?"|
|2013–2014, 2016–2017||House of Cards||President Garrett Walker||25 episodes|
Nominated – Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series (2014)
|2014||Person of Interest||Rene Lapointe||Episode: "Allegiance"|
|2015||Forever||Dmitry Malakoff||Episode: Best Foot Forward|
|2015-2016||Mr. Robot||Gideon Goddard||11 episodes|
|2016-2017||The Get Down||Herbert Gunns||8 episodes|
|2017||Ray Donovan||Doug Landry||6 episodes|
|2018||Chicago Med||Robert Haywood||Dr Sarah Reese's estranged father|
|2019||God Friended Me||Wilson Hedges||3 Episodes|
Gill is married to fellow House of Cards actor Jayne Atkinson (Secretary of State Catherine Durant), whom he met when they were both in a production of "The Heiress" at the Long Wharf Theatre in New Haven, Connecticut.  They began dating in 1992 and were married in 1998. Gill and Atkinson reside with their son in the Berkshires.
- "Tennessee Williams: The Thin Ice of Human Dignity - The Juilliard School".
- "6/02 NY - Masterclass with Jayne Atkinson and Michel Gill".
- "The Real Life White House Affair of House of Cards".
- "Stacking The Cards".