Anson Mount as Cullen Bohannon
Anson Mount was most recently seen in the feature film Safe, opposite Jason Statham, and the television movie Seal Team Six: The Raid on Osama Bin Laden. Other film projects include Cook County, which Mount starred in and produced; Straw Dogs, opposite James Woods; Burning Palms, opposite Zoe Saldana; Poolhall Junkies, opposite Christopher Walken; Urban Legends: Final Cut for Columbia Pictures; In her Shoes, opposite Cameron Diaz; and opposite Robert DeNiro in the Warner Bros. film City By the Sea. Next, Mount will star opposite Liam Neeson in Non Stop and in the fall of 2013, Mount will appear in the film All the Boys Love Mandy Lane to be distributed by RADiUS-TWC. Mount made his feature film debut in the independent film Tully which won the audience award at LAIFF and received several Independent Spirit Award nominations.
Mount’s television credits include the NBC drama Conviction, ABC’s Line of Fire, NBC’s Third Watch, and several guest appearances on such critically acclaimed shows as HBO’s Sex in the City, CBS’s CSI:Miami, ABC’s Dollhouse, FOX’s Ally McBeal, and the WB’s Smallville.
On stage, Mount most recently performed in Venus in Fur at the Singapore Repertory Theater. Other projects include Three Sisters for Classic Stage, opposite Peter Saarsgard and Maggie Gyllenhaal and directed by Austin Pendleto; Lanford Wilson’s Fifth of July at the Bay Street Theatre, directed by Terry Kinney; and Eugene O’Neill’s Mourning Becomes Electra for The New Group. He also appeared in the Public Theater’s productions of Cymbeline and The Caucasian Chalk Circle at La Mama/ETC, both directed by Andrei Serban, and opposite Alan Cumming and Steven Spinella in the first English-speaking production of Jean Genet’s Elle. Mount received the 1998 Drama League Award for originating and starring as Joshua in the off-Broadway production of Terrence McNally’s controversial play Corpus Christi.
Born in White Bluff, Tennessee, Mount holds a Master of Fine Arts in Acting from Columbia University, where he now serves as an Associate Adjunct Professor. Mount is a proud humanitarian; he recently completed a 200 mile relay to help raise funds for Team Rubicon in support of their efforts to raise money for the victims of Hurricane Sandy. He currently resides in New York.