Video: Menacing "Boardwalk Empire" actor Michael Shannon brings the cute!

Staff Writer
Columbus Alive

Brooding actor Michael Shannon ("Boardwalk Empire") is my personal pick for this year's Best Actor race, thanks to his stunning turn in "Take Shelter" - my No. 3 film of 2011.

You wouldn't peg Shannon for a lover of adorable things like puppies and little bunny hats, but that's exactly what he is! Here's video evidence.