Jonathan Banks is an American actor. His breakthrough came with the role of detective Frank McPike in the television series Wiseguy (1987–1990). He has received critical acclaim for his role as hitman and cleaner Mike Ehrmantraut in the television series Breaking Bad (2009–2012), its spin-off series Better Call Saul (2015–2022), and its sequel film, El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie (2019). He has received six Primetime Emmy Award nominations for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series (1989, 2013, 2015-2017, 2019) for his work on all three series, making him the only actor with nominations as a main cast member for three shows in this category, two of which feature him as the same character.Outside of television, he has appeared in films such as Airplane! (1980), 48 Hrs. (1982), Beverly Hills Cop (1984), Gremlins (1984), and Boiling Point (1993), and has more recently starred in films such as Reign Over Me (2007), Mudbound (2017), The Commuter (2018), and Incredibles 2 (2018).