|Birthday||December 15, 1970|
|Birth Place||Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada|
|Appearances||"All That Glitters..."|
Michael Shanks is a Canadian actor who plays Christopher Dactylos on Eureka. He is best known for playing Dr. Daniel Jackson on Stargate SG-1 and its spin-offs, and currently (2016) stars in Saving Hope.
He appeared on Eureka in the episode after his off-screen wife, Lexa Doig.