A Conversation with “Coyote” Star Michael Chiklis: From Comm Ave to Hollywood

Join CFA alumnus and star of the CBS All Access drama “Coyote” Michael Chiklis for an in-depth conversation about his journey from BU to where he is today and what he has learned over the course of his career. Plus, get a the behind-the-scenes perspective on his new highly-anticipated show “Coyote”.

This webinar is moderated by Harvey Young, Dean of the College of Fine Arts.

About Michael Chiklis:

Michael Chiklis is an American actor, television director and television producer. For his role as LAPD Detective Vic Mackey on the FX police drama The Shield, he won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series in 2002, and was nominated in 2003. He also played Commissioner Tony Scali on the ABC police drama The Commish, The Thing in two Fantastic Four films, and Jim Powell on the ABC science-fiction comedy-drama No Ordinary Family. Additionally, he co-starred as Vincent Savino in the CBS crime drama Vegas. He also portrayed Curly Howard in the biopic film The Three Stooges. In 2014 Chiklis joined the cast of American Horror Story for its fourth season, American Horror Story: Freak Show. The following year he was cast as Nathaniel Barnes, in the second season of Gotham, as a series regular. Michael currently stars in the CBS All Access show, Coyote, where he also serves as an executive producer.