Jonathan Banks


Date Of Birth

January 31, 1947


Jonathan Banks is best known for playing Mike Ehrmantraut on AMC's Breaking Bad. He made his acting debut in 1974 in the short film Linda's Film on Menstruation and has since appeared in over 150 movies and television shows. Some of his most famous work on the big screen includes Airplane!, 48 Hrs., Beverly Hills Cop. On the small screen, he is also credited for his roles in Wiseguy, Community, Day Break, Fired Up, Women of the House and Otherworld, just to name a few. In 2015, he joined the cast of Better Call Saul, reprising his role as Mike Ehrmantraut.

Place of Birth

Washington, District of Columbia, USA




2015 Better Call Saul (TV Series)
2015 The Lizzie Borden Chronicles (TV Mini-Series)
2014 Mike Tyson Mysteries (TV Series)
2014 Horrible Bosses 2
2014 Community (TV Series)
2014 Authors Anonymous
2014/I Bullet
2013 Watercolor Postcards
2013 Axe Cop (TV Series)
2013 Roar (Short)
2013 Body of Proof (TV Series)
2013 Identity Thief
2013 Bloodline (TV Movie)
2012 Vegas (TV Series)
2012 Parks and Recreation (TV Series)
2009-2012 Breaking Bad (TV Series)
2012 Ringer (TV Series)
2011 CSI: Miami (TV Series)
2011 Two and a Half Men (TV Series)
2011 Modern Family (TV Series)
2009 Lie to Me (TV Series)
2009 Castle (TV Series)
2009 Cold Case (TV Series)
2008 Eli Stone (TV Series)
2008 Life (TV Series)
2008 Proud American
2008 Shark (TV Series)
2008 ER (TV Series)
2007 Dexter (TV Series)
2007 Reign Over Me
2006-2007 Day Break (TV Series)
2007 Murder 101: College Can Be Murder (TV Movie)
2006 Puff, Puff, Pass
2006 Without a Trace (TV Series)
2004-2006 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (TV Series)
2006 Ghost Whisperer (TV Series)
2005 E-Ring (TV Series)
2005 Circadian Rhythm
2004 Joan of Arcadia (TV Series)
2003 Strong Medicine (TV Series)
2003 Alias (TV Series)
2002 Dark Blue
2002/I R.S.V.P.
2001 The District (TV Series)
2001 Proximity
2001 Crocodile Dundee in Los Angeles
2001 Italian Ties
2001 Downward Angel
2000-2001 The Trouble with Normal (TV Series)
1996-2000 Diagnosis Murder (TV Series)
1999 Millennium Man (TV Movie)
1999 Trash
1999 Foolish
1999 The Long Kill (TV Movie)
1999 Let the Devil Wear Black
1998 Dollar for the Dead (TV Movie)
1997-1998 Fired Up (TV Series)
1997 A Thousand Men and a Baby (TV Movie)
1997 Melanie Darrow (TV Movie)
1996 Dark Breed
1996 Flipper
1996 Wiseguy (TV Movie)
1996 Harvey (TV Movie)
1994-1995 SeaQuest 2032 (TV Series)
1995 Last Man Standing (Video)
1995 Under Siege 2: Dark Territory
1995 Due South (TV Series)
1995 Women of the House (TV Series)
1994 Walker Texas Ranger 3: Deadly Reunion
1994 Tales from the Crypt (TV Series)
1994 Walker, Texas Ranger (TV Series)
1994 Stalker: Shadow of Obsession (TV Movie)
1994 Body Shot
1994 Matlock (TV Series)
1994 Highlander (TV Series)
1993 Marilyn & Bobby: Her Final Affair (TV Movie)
1993 Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (TV Series)
1993/I Boiling Point
1993 Perry Mason: The Case of the Skin-Deep Scandal (TV Movie)
1993 Blind Side (TV Movie)
1992 There Goes the Neighborhood
1992 Freejack
1991 Don't Touch My Daughter (TV Movie)
1987-1990 Wiseguy (TV Series)
1989 Honeymoon Academy (Video)
1988 Pin
1987 Cold Steel
1987 Downpayment on Murder (TV Movie)
1987 Designing Women (TV Series)
1987 Falcon Crest (TV Series)
1987 Perry Mason: The Case of the Lost Love (TV Movie)
1986 Who Is Julia? (TV Movie)
1986 Armed and Dangerous
1986 Assassin (TV Movie)
1986 The Fifth Missile (TV Movie)
1985 Hunter (TV Series)
1984-1985 Hardcastle and McCormick (TV Series)
1985 Hollywood Beat (TV Series)
1985 Crazy Like a Fox (TV Series)
1985 Otherworld (TV Mini-Series)
1984 Jessie (TV Movie)
1984 Beverly Hills Cop
1984 Cagney & Lacey (TV Series)
1984 Jessie (TV Series)
1984 Boys in Blue (TV Movie)
1984 The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension
1984 Nadia (TV Movie)
1984 Gremlins
1984 Legmen (TV Series)
1984 Matt Houston (TV Series)
1982-1983 Simon & Simon (TV Series)
1983 Whiz Kids (TV Series)
1983 Hill Street Blues (TV Series)
1983 Murder Me, Murder You (TV Movie)
1982-1983 T.J. Hooker (TV Series)
1983 The Invisible Woman (TV Movie)
1982 48 Hrs.
1982 Frances
1982 Report to Murphy (TV Series)
1981 Shannon (TV Series)
1981 Best of the West (TV Series)
1981 Gangster Wars
1981 The Gangster Chronicles (TV Mini-Series)
1981 Sanford (TV Series)
1979-1981 Lou Grant (TV Series)
1980 Stir Crazy
1980 Desperate Voyage (TV Movie)
1980 Rage! (TV Movie)
1980 Airplane!
1980 Little House on the Prairie (TV Series)
1979 The Waltons (TV Series)
1979 She's Dressed to Kill (TV Movie)
1979 The Rose
1979 Ike: The War Years (TV Mini-Series)
1979 The Ordeal of Patty Hearst (TV Movie)
1978 The Word (TV Mini-Series)
1978 Who'll Stop the Rain
1978 The Cheap Detective
1978 Coming Home
1978 The Fighting Nightingales (TV Movie)
1977 The Night They Took Miss Beautiful (TV Movie)
1977 Carter Country (TV Series)
1977 The Girl in the Empty Grave (TV Movie)
1977 Alexander: The Other Side of Dawn (TV Movie)
1977 Family (TV Series)
1976-1977 Barnaby Jones (TV Series)
1974 Linda's Film on Menstruation (Short)


5' 8 1/2" (1.74 m)


"Boy I could do this forever; I truly enjoy bad guys."

Give a Positive or Negative Rating