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Also Known As: Shuler P Hensley Died:
Born: March 6, 1967 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Atlanta, Georgia, USA Profession: singer, actor

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Shuler Hensley was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. He had the title role in a German stage production of "The Phantom of the Opera." His acting career began with roles in the series "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit" (1999-), "Ed" (NBC, 2000-04) and "Law & Order: Criminal Intent" (2001-2011). He also appeared in the TV movie "Monday Night Mayhem" (TNT, 2001-02). During the early stages of his acting career, Hensley worked in films like the Ashley Judd comedic adaptation "Someone Like You" (2001). He next focused his entertainment career on film, appearing in the Scott Baio drama "The Bread, My Sweet" (2002) and the Hugh Jackman blockbuster action film "Van Helsing" (2004). He also worked in television during these years, including a part on "The Jury" (Fox, 2003-04). He spent the early 2000s and the 2010s tackling film roles in the action movie "The Legend of Zorro" (2005) with Antonio Banderas and the thriller "After.Life" (2010) with Christina Ricci. Hensley most recently acted in "Odd Thomas" (2013) with Anton Yelchin.

Shuler Hensley was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. He had the title role in a German stage production of "The Phantom of the Opera." His acting career began with roles in the series "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit" (1999-), "Ed" (NBC, 2000-04) and "Law & Order: Criminal Intent" (2001-2011). He also appeared in the TV movie "Monday Night Mayhem" (TNT, 2001-02). During the early stages of his acting career, Hensley worked in films like the Ashley Judd comedic adaptation "Someone Like You" (2001). He next focused his entertainment career on film, appearing in the Scott Baio drama "The Bread, My Sweet" (2002) and the Hugh Jackman blockbuster action film "Van Helsing" (2004). He also worked in television during these years, including a part on "The Jury" (Fox, 2003-04). He spent the early 2000s and the 2010s tackling film roles in the action movie "The Legend of Zorro" (2005) with Antonio Banderas and the thriller "After.Life" (2010) with Christina Ricci. Hensley most recently acted in "Odd Thomas" (2013) with Anton Yelchin.

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CAST: (feature film)

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 Odd Thomas (2013)
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 After Life (2009)
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 Van Helsing (2004)
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 Bread, My Sweet, The (2001) Pinio Pyzola
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 Someone Like You (2001)
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1971:
At age four, made professional debut dancing in "The Nutcracker" at the Georgia Ballet
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Breakthrough stage role, Jud in the National Theatre's production of "Oklahoma!" in London; production filmed and aired on British television
2001:
Co-starred in the independent, festival-screened "The Bread, My Sweet"
1995:
Feature film debut in small role in "Sabrina"
2000:
Had a small role in "Someone Like You," which his featured "Oklahoma!" co-star Hugh Jackman
2002:
Acted in the TNT movie "Monday Night Mayhem"
2001:
Cast as the Creature in a New Jersey production of "Frankenstein: The Musical"
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Raised in Marietta, Georgia
2001:
US TV debut as guest performer in an episode of "Ed" (NBC)
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Broadway debut as Javert in "Les Miserables"
2004:
Cast as Frankenstein's Monster opposite Hugh Jackman and Kate Beckinsale in "Van Helsing"
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Had the title role in a German stage production of "The Phantom of the Opera"
1993:
Performed in Mozart's "The Magic Flute" at the Skylight Opera Theatre in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
2002:
Recreated the role of Jud in a Broadway revival of "Oklahoma!"
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Education

University of Georgia: -
Manhattan School of Music: New York, New York -

Notes

There's a Web site devoted to him at www.shulerhensley.com

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wife:
Paula Hensley.

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mother:
Iris Hensley. Artistic director former ballet dancer. Was associated with the Georgia Ballet.
daughter:
Skyler Elizabeth Hensley. Born c. 2001.

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