"I don't want to play," she demurred, laughing."No, seriously." Then, when the host asked Hall if he'd kiss, marry, or kill Carpenter's character Deb, she interrupted with, "You understand why this is loaded, don't you?Michael Carlyle Hall (born February 1, 1971) is an American actor, known for his role as Dexter Morgan, a serial killer and blood spatter analyst, in the Showtime TV Network series Dexter, and as David Fisher in the HBO drama series Six Feet Under.In 2010, Hall won a Golden Globe Award and a Screen Actors Guild Award for his role in Dexter.Nothing." Hall, for his part, said it was "gratifying" to be able to continue his professional relationship with his ex."I would say the fact that Jennifer and I worked through whatever was going on with us personally the way we did and maintained telling the story was never in question," he explained."It was always what we needed or wanted to do." PHOTOS: Costar couples That said, the potential for awkward situations is high.
12 -- and not just because the Showtime drama is nearing its much-anticipated conclusion after eight seasons and seven years on the air.
Off-Broadway, he appeared in Macbeth and Cymbeline at the New York Shakespeare Festival, and in Timon of Athens and Henry V at The Public Theater, The English Teachers at the Manhattan Class Company (MCC), and the controversial play Corpus Christi at the Manhattan Theatre Club.
He also performed in the workshop production of what was then known as Sondheim's Wise Guys, later versions of which were titled Bounce and, finally, Road Show.
"Out of respect for his intense privacy I'll just say that it was an artefact from his past that he had passed on to me," he revealed.
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