Jonathan Banks is an American Actor. Banks is well known for his role as Mike from Breaking Bad. He was born on January 31, 1947 in Washington, D.C. Jonathan started his career by performing on the television show Barnaby Jones in 1976. Later he acted in the film Coming Home (1978). He also had a role in the movie Airplane as well as in the show Community. Banks received an Emmy nomination for his role in the TV series Wiseguy. In 2016 he received an “Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series”, for is his role in Breaking Bad.
Jonathan is a Christian and is pretty religious. He gives thanks to God for the success he has had in life. In an interview he gave credit to God and gives thanks everyday.
Although religious, he is pretty liberal when it comes to politics. He is a big believer in the fact that the Washington Redskins should change their name since he believes it is offensive to native Americans. Other than that we weren’t able to find much about his views but it appears that he leans more left on social issues.
Jonathan loves music and he is very fond of Opera. While attending college, he participated in “The Threepenny Opera”. Music makes him feel relaxed and gives him a lot of energy.
Jonathan is a married to Genara Gonzalez Cebian Banks. Together they have two children. Before her, he was married to Marnie Fausch Banks.
Banks is a very big fan of Jerry Lewis and his idol actor is Ralph Richardson. Also, in the year 1988, he was awarded in Greenbelt with a “Jonathan Banks Day”.