|Full Name||Michael John Harney|
|Birth Name||Michael John Harney|
|Birth City||Bronx, New York City, New York|
|Birth Country||United States|
|No Of Children||1|
|Date of Birth||March 27,1956|
Michael Harney is an American film, television, and theater actor who is prominent for playing as Corrections Officer Sam Healy in the Netflix original series Orange Is the New Black. Recently, Harney played a recurring role in the Apple TV+’s For All Mankind and co-starred in History’s Project Blue Book.
Harney is currently 64 years old. He was born on March 27, 1956, in The Bronx, New York City, New York, USA.
Michael studied with legendary acting teachers William Esper and Phil Gushee. After studying acting for seven years, the 64-year-old went on to run The Michael Harney Acting Studio in New York City for eight long years.
Harney has a net worth of $1 million, as per Celebrity Net Worth. He started his career in 1992 with NBC’s Law & Order as Detective Gullikson. Since then, he has appeared on a number of television shows, mostly in an episodic role. Some of them include L.A. Law, Space: Above and Beyond, The Pretender, Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, and Walker, Texas Ranger.
The 64-year-old starred on Netflix’s Orange Is the New Black, playing as Corrections Officer Sam Healy from 2013 until 2019. Harney was a series regular from the first to the fourth season and appeared as a guest star from seasons six to seven. For his performance in the show, he received a Satellite Award for Best Cast and Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series.
Besides, Michael has played recurring roles on hit shows over the years and has more than 60 guest star credits to his name. His film credits film include Erin Brockovich, Turbulence, The Warden, Sonic Impact, Shade, Bad Hurt, A Star Is Born, Widows, and The Banker. He appeared in the 2007 heist comedy Ocean’s Thirteen, which grossed $311 million worldwide.
From 2019 to 2020, Harney played the role of General Hoyt Vandenberg in the historical drama television series Project Blue Book, which premiered on History on January 8, 2019. Moreover, in 2019, the 64-year-old appeared in a recurring role of Jack Broadstreet, a TV news anchorman, in the Apple TV+ science fiction series, For All Mankind.
Michael Harney is married to Melissa Harney, though the exact date of their marriage has not been disclosed. His wife has made some appearances on the red carpet to support her husband; both attended the premiere of the film Bad Hurt during the 2015 Tribeca Film Festival in New York City.