Biography

He was awarded the 1999 Laurence Olivier Theatre Award for Best Supporting Performance of 1998 for his role in Oklahoma! He had to wear padding, a massive amount of make-up, and huge lifts in size 24 shoes to make him appear over 7 feet tall as Frankenstein's monster in "Van Helsing." Won Broadway's 2002 Tony Award as Best Actor (Featured Role - Musical) for his role as Jud Fry in a revival of "Oklahoma!" He has now played Frankenstein's monster three times. In Van Helsing (2004) on the concept album and workshop of "Frankenstein" The Musical by Mark Baron and Jeffrey Jackson, and finally in the Broadway production of "Young Frankenstein".

He was awarded the 1999 Laurence Olivier Theatre Award for Best Supporting Performance of 1998 for his role in Oklahoma! He had to wear padding, a massive amount of make-up, and huge lifts in size 24 shoes to make him appear over 7 feet tall as Frankenstein's monster in "Van Helsing." Won Broadway's 2002 Tony Award as Best Actor (Featured Role - Musical) for his role as Jud Fry in a revival of "Oklahoma!" He has now played Frankenstein's monster three times. In Van Helsing (2004) on the concept album and workshop of "Frankenstein" The Musical by Mark Baron and Jeffrey Jackson, and finally in the Broadway production of "Young Frankenstein".

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 14

Birthday 1967-03-06

Place of Birth Atlanta - Georgia - USA

Official Site http://www.shulerhensley.com/

Also Known As

  • Shuler Paul Hensley
  • Σούλερ Χένσλεϊ

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2016 The OA (3 episodes) as Mr. Winchell
2016 American Experience: Murder of a President as James Garfield
2013 Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel: Live from Lincoln Center as Jigger
2013 The Americans (1 episode) as Weapons Dealer
2013 Odd Thomas as Fungus Bob Robertson
2013 Banshee (1 episode) as Brantley
2012 Elementary (1 episode) as Frank Trimble
2009 After.Life as Vincent Miller
2004 Van Helsing as Frankenstein's Monster
2002 Monday Night Mayhem as Keith Jackson
2001 Law & Order: Criminal Intent (1 episode)
2001 The Bread, My Sweet as Pino
1999 Oklahoma! as Jud Fry
1999 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1 episode)

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