Michael Phillip Simpson

Michael Phillip Simpson

Pony Express Theater-Copenhagen
Actor, Director and Theatre Director

Copenhagen, Denmark

Member Since:
September 2013
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About Michael

Professional Stage and Film actor. American born but last 30 yrs spent in Europe. Have worked in the Netherlands (Amsterdam) and Denmark (Copenhagen). Stage work includes The Royal Danish Theater. Film work includes : Lars von Trier, Thomas Vinterberg and Bille August -
see showreel: http://vimeo.com/111745674

Started Pony Express Theater in 1990, on going theater productions with changing actors. Productions include : DeathWatch, Beirut,Jerkers etc.
Also directing at University of Copenhagen-English Dept. And various other groups in Copenhagen. And teaching at various acting schools.

Unique traits: Speack fluent Danish and beginner Dutch.

Credits

  • Limiting Metaphors, Enabling Constraints

    Limiting Metaphors, Enabling Constraints (2015)
    Film (short) by Katia Barrett Productions/ Katia Barrett Lawyer/ Witness / Victim Short film using the Trayvon Martin trail as inspiration. Filmed in Brussels Belgium

  • Father of Four- Out to Sea

    Father of Four- Out to Sea (2012)
    Film by Claus Bjerre Director- ASA Film Prod. Ship's Captain

  • Return to Sender

    Return to Sender (2004)
    Film by Bille August Director-The Danish Film Studio Decker

  • It's All About Love

    It's All About Love (2003)
    Film by Thomas Vinterberg Director- Nimbus Films Master of Ceremony

  • The Kingdom- Season 1 and 2

    The Kingdom- Season 1 and 2 (1994)
    Television by Lars vonTrier Director- Zentropa Duvalier

  • Europa

    Europa (1992)
    Film by Lars vonTrier Director- Nordisk Films Robins

  • Epidemic

    Epidemic (1990)
    Film by Lars vonTrier Director-Element Films Sims

Education

  • American Conservatory Theater-San Francisco,CA
    (1976-1977)

  • University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (Milwaukee, WI)
    (1973-1975)

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