Best known as Detective Vic Mackey on FX's The Shield and Commissioner Tony Scali on ABC's The Commish. He would later star as Vincent Savino in Vegas and Dell Toledo in the fourth season of American Horror Story.He played the Thing in the Fantastic Four film series.He acted in The Fantastic Four alongside Jessica Alba.BEFORE FAME
At the age of 20, he shaved his head to portray a 65 year old man and would use greasepaint on his head which killed his hair follicles. He believed this to be a traumatic experience for a young actor, though it helped shape his career in the end.PERSONAL LIFE
He married Michelle Epstein in 1992 and they have two daughters, one of which played his daughter in The Shield.FUN FACTS
TV Actor Michael Chiklis were born on Friday, birthstone is Peridot, the seaon was Summer in the Chinese year of Rabbite, it is 233 days until Michael Chiklis next birthday.