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Michael Madsen is an American actor, poet and photographer with Irish and Danish roots. His sister is actress Virginia Madsen.

Along with Clancy Brown, Madsen can be considered the posterchild for Mean Character, Nice Actor.

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Creator Backlash : He likes to be honest with his fans and is very self-critical with his own works; he only considers six of his movies as good : Kill Bill, Species, Free Willy, Thelma and Louise, Reservoir Dogs and Donny Brasco

Money, Dear Boy : As he openly puts it : I've made some crap but you've got to pay the bills.

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