Mike Vogel
Mike Vogel SDCC 2014
Portrays Dale "Barbie" Barbara
Occupation Actor
Born Michael James Vogel
July 17, 1979
Abington Township, Pennsylvania, USA
Years Active 2001-present
Gender Male
Hair Brown
Ethnicity Caucasian-American
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Mike Vogel is an American actor who portrayed Dale "Barbie" Barbara in the first, second and third seasons of CBS' Under the Dome.


Mike Vogel was born in Abington Township, Pennsylvania to Kathy and Jim Vogel. He was raised in Warminster Township, Pennsylvania, he is of German descent; both of his grandfathers fought in World War II, with one being a tank commander and fighting in the Battle of the Bulge, and the other being a Seabee in the Navy. Mike is the eldest of three children with a brother Daniel Aaron and a sister Kristin. Vogel attended William Tennent High School, the same high school as Sprint spokesman Brian Baker and boxer Kermit Cintron, where Vogel was on the Freshman wrestling team. During the early 2000s, he frequently traveled to New York City in order to audition for acting roles and modeling slots.

Selected FilmographyEdit

  • Cloverfield as Jason Hawkins
  • The Help as Johnny Foote
  • Blue Valentine as Bobby
  • The Texas Chainsaw Massacre as Andy
  • Grounded for Life as Dean Piramatti
  • Miami Medical as Dr. Chris Deleo
  • Pan Am as Dean Lowrey
  • Bates Motel as Deputy Zack Shelby


Season 1 appearances
"Pilot" "The Fire" "Manhunt" "Outbreak" "Blue on Blue"
"The Endless Thirst" "Imperfect Circles" "Thicker Than Water" "The Fourth Hand" "Let the Games Begin"
"Speak of the Devil" "Exigent Circumstances" "Curtains"
Season 2 appearances
"Heads Will Roll" "Infestation" "Force Majeure" "Revelation" "Reconciliation"
"In the Dark" "Going Home" "Awakening" "The Red Door" "The Fall"
"Black Ice" "Turn" "Go Now"
Season 3 appearances
"Move On" "But I'm Not" "Redux" "The Kinship" "Alaska"
"Caged" "Ejecta" "Breaking Point" "Plan B" "Legacy"
"Love is a Battlefield" "Incandescence" "The Enemy Within"

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