Paul Sparks is an American actor known for his role as Mickey Doyle in the HBO period drama series Boardwalk Empire. Sparks portrays James Gordon Bennett Sr. in the film The Greatest Showman.


In 2010, Sparks began portraying the regular role of Mickey Doyle on HBO's drama series Boardwalk Empire, which was created by Terence Winter and executive produced by Martin Scorsese and Mark Wahlberg. The series ended in 2014, after completing five seasons.

Sparks portrayed the Primetime Emmy Award-nominated role Thomas Yates in the Netflix political drama series House of Cards. He has also appeared in the films Deception (2008), Afterschool (2008), The Missing Person(2008), Mud (2012), Parkland (2013), and Stealing Cars (2015).

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