He's Mary Poppins, y'all! Meet American actor Michael Rooker, aka Yondu in the MCU's Guardians of the Galaxy, Merle Dixon in The Walking Dead, Savant in The Suicide Squad, and more!


  • Yondu Udonta in Guardians of the Galaxy
  • Merle Dixon in The Walking Dead
  • Savant in The Suicide Squad
  • Clyde in Love and Monsters
  • Buddy in Fast & Furious 9
  • Mike Harper in Call of Duty: Black Ops II
  • Grant Grant in Slither
  • Henry in Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer

and much more!



The FACTS Forest is firing off some Ravager fireworks, because Yondu Udonta has arrived from the stars above. Michael Rooker gained an enormous amount of popularity after his amazing performances in Guardians of the Galaxy & Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 and now you get to thank him in person.

Of course, he was already a big name before that. He helped start off AMC’s The Walking Dead strong in 2010, with the captivating antagonist role of Merle Dixon and an exciting return in later seasons.

Michael Rooker has been going strong since 1986 and continues to shine in recent years, as Savant in 2021’s DCEU movie The Suicide Squad, as Buddy in Fast & Furious 9, as Grant Grant in the horror movie Slither and more. We have not seen the last of this amazing actor and we cannot wait to see what he will bring us next!

Michael Rooker will be present at FACTS Spring 2022, on Saturday April 2nd and Sunday April 3rd, in Flanders Expo Ghent. He will be available for photoshoots, autograph sessions and big Q&A shows.


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