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Michael Sheen

Dark Horse Supporting Actor 'Music Within'

Why: Most recognizable to U.S. audiences for his compelling turn as British Prime Minister Tony Blair in “The Queen” — he actually also played the same role in HBO’s telepic “The Deal” — Sheen completely reinvents himself as a victim of cerebral palsy, one who somehow manages to crack jokes and push social issues despite limited verbal skills and being confined to his wheelchair.

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    Why: Most recognizable to U.S. audiences for his compelling turn as British Prime Minister Tony Blair in “The Queen” — he actually also played the same role in HBO’s telepic “The Deal” — Sheen completely reinvents himself as a victim of cerebral palsy, one who somehow manages to crack jokes and push social issues despite […]

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    Why: Most recognizable to U.S. audiences for his compelling turn as British Prime Minister Tony Blair in “The Queen” — he actually also played the same role in HBO’s telepic “The Deal” — Sheen completely reinvents himself as a victim of cerebral palsy, one who somehow manages to crack jokes and push social issues despite […]

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    Why: Most recognizable to U.S. audiences for his compelling turn as British Prime Minister Tony Blair in “The Queen” — he actually also played the same role in HBO’s telepic “The Deal” — Sheen completely reinvents himself as a victim of cerebral palsy, one who somehow manages to crack jokes and push social issues despite […]

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    Why: Most recognizable to U.S. audiences for his compelling turn as British Prime Minister Tony Blair in “The Queen” — he actually also played the same role in HBO’s telepic “The Deal” — Sheen completely reinvents himself as a victim of cerebral palsy, one who somehow manages to crack jokes and push social issues despite […]

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    Why: Most recognizable to U.S. audiences for his compelling turn as British Prime Minister Tony Blair in “The Queen” — he actually also played the same role in HBO’s telepic “The Deal” — Sheen completely reinvents himself as a victim of cerebral palsy, one who somehow manages to crack jokes and push social issues despite […]

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    Why: Most recognizable to U.S. audiences for his compelling turn as British Prime Minister Tony Blair in “The Queen” — he actually also played the same role in HBO’s telepic “The Deal” — Sheen completely reinvents himself as a victim of cerebral palsy, one who somehow manages to crack jokes and push social issues despite […]

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    Why: Most recognizable to U.S. audiences for his compelling turn as British Prime Minister Tony Blair in “The Queen” — he actually also played the same role in HBO’s telepic “The Deal” — Sheen completely reinvents himself as a victim of cerebral palsy, one who somehow manages to crack jokes and push social issues despite […]

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