No matter if it’s in a faux-fur cod piece as the hilarious Bottom in A Midsummer
Night’s Dream, or the vengeful Alpha-male dermatologist in Marber’s CLOSER,
Michael aims to inhabit his characters with a transformative physicality.
He has worked as an Actor and Creative Director all over Australia, Europe, Timor
L’Este and Brazil. His credits include feature & short film, television series,
commercials, theatre, children’s shows and puppetry, be it 40 kg T-Rex to sock puppet.
Michael has worked as an MC & actor with Sydney’s homeless community
for a number of years. He can tell people truthfully at parties that he works as a
“Dinosaur Wrangler”, “Professional Pirate”, “Puppet Master” and a “Comedy
Consultant”. Film and TV credits include “Underbelly-RAZOR”, “Packed To The
Rafters”, “Wrath”, “Shelling Peas”,“Simple Stories” and thanks to CGI, the fat guy
in white shorts telling you to lose weight. Theatre credits include Closer, As You Like
It, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Taming of the Shrew, Romeo and Juliet, Macbeth,
The Golden Ass at Belvoir, and The Young Tycoons at Darlinghurst Theatre.