Anson Mount

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Anson Mount
Anson Mount - Cannes.jpg
Mount in 2011.
Born(1973-02-25) February 25, 1973 (age 41)
Mount Prospect, Illinois, U.S.
OccupationActor
Years active1999–present
 
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Anson Mount
Anson Mount - Cannes.jpg
Mount in 2011.
Born(1973-02-25) February 25, 1973 (age 41)
Mount Prospect, Illinois, U.S.
OccupationActor
Years active1999–present

Anson Adams Mount IV (born February 25, 1973) is an American actor. He is best known for playing Cullen Bohannon in the AMC show Hell on Wheels. He also played Jim Steele on the short-lived NBC series Conviction and appeared in the film Tully.

Early life[edit]

Mount was born in Mount Prospect, Illinois[1] and grew up in White Bluff, Tennessee. His mother, Nancy Smith, is a former professional golfer.[2] His father, Anson Adams Mount II, was one of the original contributing editors to Playboy magazine.[3][4] Anson has an older brother, Anson Adams III, and a sister, Kristin, from his father's first marriage.

Mount's great-great-great grandfather was a Confederate cavalry colonel in the Civil War.[5] He attended Dickson County High School in Dickson, Tennessee, The University of the South and Columbia University.[3] At The University of the South, he was a member of Lambda Chi Alpha fraternity.

Filmography[edit]

YearTitleRoleNotes
2000Urban Legends: Final CutToby Belcher
2000TullyTully Coates Jr.
2000Boiler RoomBroker
2002CrossroadsBen KimbleNominated – Golden Raspberry Award for Worst Screen Combo (shared with Britney Spears)
Nominated – Teen Choice Award for Best Chemistry (shared with Britney Spears)
2002City by the SeaDave Simon
2002Poolhall JunkiesChris
2003The Battle of Shaker HeightsMine Weber
2004The Warrior ClassAlec Brno
2005In Her ShoesTodd
2006All the Boys Love Mandy LaneGarth
2006Walk the TalkLarry
2006Hood of HorrorTex Jr
2007Privacy PolicyDetective Barry
2008Cook CountyBump
2009Burning PalmsTom
2011Straw DogsCoach Stan Milkens
2011HickNick
2012SafeAlex Rosen
2012Seal Team Six: The Raid on Osama Bin LadenCherryTelevision film
2014Non-StopJack Hammond
2016Mr. Right

Television[edit]

Video games[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Dickson County lauds 4 native sons (CORRECTION APPENDED)". Pqasb.pqarchiver.com. 2004-03-21. Retrieved 2014-02-14. 
  2. ^ "Mount's beard perfect target for `Line of Fire'". Chicago Tribune. Retrieved 2014-01-11. 
  3. ^ a b Anne D'Arminio, Aubry. "Anson Mount". Allmovie. Retrieved 2011-03-27. 
  4. ^ "Playboy Executive Tells Hefner Empire Details". The StarPhoenix. 14 June 1968. 
  5. ^ "Anson Mount Q&A". Amctv.com. 2011-11-06. Retrieved 2011-11-16. 
  6. ^ http://www.playstationlifestyle.net/2014/08/26/evil-within-voice-cast-announced-bethesda-new-video-includes-familiar-hollywood-names/

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