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Michael Eklund stars in the feature film "The Call," opposite Halle Berry, Abigail Breslin and Morris Chestnut, as Michael Foster.

Michael Eklund is one of Canada's busiest up-and-coming actors who has come to be known for disappearing into every role and radically transforming his look for each new character.

Eklund has recently completed the upcoming two feature films: "Poker Night," a thriller directed by Greg Francis and co-starring Ron Perlman, Titius Welliver and Giancarlo Esposito, and "Ferocious," in which Eklund is reunited with writer and director Robert Cuffley and stars opposite Kim Coates and Amanda Crew.

Prior to these films Eklund shot the lead role in the feature "Errors of the Human Body," a psychological thriller set and shot in Dresden Germany, written and directed by Eron Sheean which is now being screened to rave reviews on the festival circuit. Eklund was awarded the Best Actor Award at the festival in Austin for his amazing performance.

Eklund can be seen in "The Divide," directed by Xavier Gens with a brilliant cast including Michael Biehn and Rosanna Arquette. Eklund delivers a standout performance that has already garnered critical acclaim. He also stars in Doug Aarniokoski's "The Day," an apocalyptic siege warfare film spanning 24 hours during which a small group of survivors are pit against insurmountable odds.

Eklund starred in "The Making of Plus One," which debuted at the 2009 Cannes Film Festival and is the second film he has done with director Mary McGuckian, the other being "Inconceivable." Eklund garnered a 2008 Leo Award for Best Performance in a Supporting Role for his work on "Walk All Over Me," written and directed by Robert Cuffley, which had its premiere at the 2007 Toronto Film Festival. Other feature credits include "88 Minutes" with Al Pacino, "The Imaginarium of Dr. Parnassus," "Gunless" and "The Entrance."

Television appearances include guest starring or recurring roles on "Alcatraz," "Fringe," "Intelligence," "The Bridge," Caprica," "Flashpoint," "Battlestar Galactica" and Movie Television's critically acclaimed "Terminal City."

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How tall is Michael Eklund? Find out here.

Height: 6' 0"
Birthplace: Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
Wife: Megan Bennett (6/28/2003)

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