Michael was born in Ottawa Canada, spent most of his early life living in the US and Canada, and then immigrated to Sydney in 1991, where he settled in Bondi and has been raising a family of three kids for the last 21 years.
Michael is a graduate of Canada’s prestigious Ryerson Theatre School acting program. Soon after finishing Theatre School, Michael was invited to study at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, as part of an exchange. Upon his return from the UK, Michael found himself flying all over Canada and the US for leading and supporting roles in Film, Theatre & TV. It was from his role in an acclaimed Canadian feature film that Michael was invited to attend the Actors Studio in New York.
As an Actor, Michael is accomplished, impressive, alluring and comfortable in all mediums. His experiences and performances range from include all description of nature and character.
It has been an exciting 12 months for Michael with 2 amazing projects, which having gone viral, and to date have now reached over 7.2 million views on You Tube alone.
Film by Midi Onodera Actor Alex is busy trying to make a film involving tattoos. She hires the androgynous Chris, who has a troubled past. Her assistant, Montana, breaks off their lesbian relationship after Montana warns Alex that Chris has a fixation on her. Written by Will Gilbert
Thicker Than Blood: The Larry McLinden Story
TV Movie by Michael Dinner (Biography and Drama) Actor Based on the case of Larry McLinden who, upon breaking up with his girlfriend, is told that their son isn't biologically his. He has loved him as his own and is determined to keep him as his own and starts a custody battle which will challenge the laws of the state and the rights of the parent who raises a child, whether genetically linked or otherwise. Written by mahajanssen
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Buried on Sunday
Film by Paul Donovan (Comedy and Drama) Actor When a Canadian Atlantic coast fishing village is threatened with the loss of all of its fishing rights, local reverend (and mayor) Augustus Knickel finds a way to fight back. Relying on an obscure clause in an ancient treaty, he declares the village as an independent republic! He also finds a way to back up those words: by buying an abandoned Russian nuclear submarine from the most senior officer still aboard (namely, the cook.) Written by Bob Rosen <email@example.com>
Television by James D. Parriott (Crime, Drama, Horror and Mystery) Actor A drama about an 800 year old, angst ridden vampire who lives in present day Toronto as a homicide detective in an attempt to repay for his sins and regain his mortality, with the aid of Natalie Lambert, a mortal coroner, while trying to keep his secret from his partner. His quests are hindered by his tormented past and his seductive 2000 year old master, Lucien Lacroix. Written by Anonymous
TV Movie by Rick Bennett (Adventure, Family, Fantasy and Sci-Fi) Actor The Power's kids have been given superhuman abilities, but that doesn't necessarily mean that adjusting to a new home will be any easier. Alex still needs to find his science book for class, Jack loses his retainer down the drain, Julie's room is a mess, and the youngest Katie just wants to be invited to play with the neighborhood kids. They each subtly use their powers to get by, but not with the approval of their parents who wish for the children to act normal enough so as to not attract undue attention. A typical day at school soon finds Jack accepting a challenge; to go into the abandoned spooky mansion of former circus owner Dr. Mobius. There Jack and his friends are soon startled and leave, but not before Jack picks up a medallion lying on the floor. Soon the object begins taking its toll on the Power's kids with an ominous storm overhead, and the phantom of Dr. Mobius beaconing for its return. Now Alex, Jack and little sis Katie have to enter the creepy mansion of Dr. Mobius if... Written by -Written by Nolan Hubbard<firstname.lastname@example.org>
South of Wawa
Film by Robert Boyd (Comedy and Drama) Actor Lizette, Carol and Cheryl-Ann work as waitresses in Joe's donut shop located in the small town of Stayner, Ontario. While naive and perpetually smiling Cheryl-Ann, whose outwardly happy existence is despite her mother being seriously ill, considers Lizette her best friend, irresponsible Lizette - who is the bane of Joe's existence - finds Cheryl-Ann annoying. That is why it is with reluctance that Lizette asks Cheryl-Ann to be the replacement fourth for an ill Carol in tonight's double date, thirty-fifth birthday celebration for Lizette to the Dan Hill concert in Toronto. Terry (Lizette's exterminator husband) and Terry's exterminator partner Simon are the other two in the foursome. Lizette needed to find that fourth as Simon, who just broke up with his fiancée Pam, would not go without a date, and Terry wouldn't go without Simon, as both men really would prefer to stay in town and go to the local hockey game. The events of the evening, which don't go according to plan, begin the ... Written by Huggo
Television by William Deverell (Drama) Actor The professional and private lives of a group of young, aggressive attorneys in partnership together in Toronto.