An accomplished FILMMAKER, DIRECTOR, EDITOR, guitarist, writer and improvisational actor. Michael fell in love with Filmmaking at an early age after watching films by the silent greats Charlie Chaplin and Buster Keaton. His studied Filmmaking in Long Beach, California, Theater at Villanova University, screenwriting and play-writing with former South Coast Repertory Theater Dramaturge Jerry Patch, and improv techniques at The Groundlings School of Improv. Currently, Michael is continuing his short film career while pursuing the feature film market. He is also a member of the hit sketch comedy group After Dinner Mints, and continues his studies at The Stan Kirsch Studios as well as acting techniques at workshops throughout Los Angeles, sharpening his skills as a filmmaker and director.
Name: Michael Lugenbuehl
Lives in: Los Angeles, California
Company: SeaCave Productions
Occupation: Director, Producer, Colorist, Editor and Script Consultant
Get a Job Dave
Film (Comedy) Actor Recently unemployed and in desperate need of money, Dave finds himself in a vulnerable situation by trying convince his friends to loan him the much needed cash.
Film (Short and Comedy) Director "Quantum Sandwiches" is about a Sandwich Delivery Company, that's so Fast, they *Deliver* your Sandwich *Before* You Order It. :-)
The Big Plunge
Film (Short and Comedy) Director As time is quickly running out, a city council member finds it impossible to get the help she needs to build a community pool before the supplies are lost forever.
Television (Comedy) Actor A rag tag bunch of lovable randos stage the financial romance "1-1= None: Accounting on Her Return" on Theatre Row in Hollywood.
Film (Short and Comedy) Actor A trusting young husband seeks to prove that his wife's extracurricular affairs are not indeed affairs...
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The Poor Boys
Film (Comedy) Actor Mac (the muscle) and Sully (the brains) have designed their perfect world. They make their rent money stealing parking meters, faking charity buckets and scamming their gullible neighbors ... See full summary »
The Zombie Whisperer
Television Actor Even the dead have issues.
The Folding Channel
Film (Short and Comedy) Actor Claude Budee the flamboyant host of the Folding Channel Show has a fetish for folding. Finally able to turn his dream of folding into a weekly cable show, he hires a crew of misfits who unknowingly sabotage the show.
Jeffie Was Here
Film (Adventure and Comedy) Actor It's been a rough couple of years for Alan Mangold, a tightly-wound professor in his 30's who dreams of a better life beyond his shoebox apartment... if only he could complete his opus, "... See full summary »
Film (Comedy, Family and Romance) Actor Two wealthy sisters, both heiresses to their family's cosmetics fortune, are given a wake-up call when a scandal and ensuing investigation strip them of their wealth.
Film (Crime, Drama and Thriller) Actor The family man accountant Grant travels to Las Vegas and meets the lascivious "Lolita" Marissa in a casino. While in the motel with Marissa, her violent ex-boyfriend Joey surprises them on ... See full summary »
Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room
Film (Documentary) Actor A documentary about the Enron corporation, its faulty and corrupt business practices, and how they led to its fall.
It Happened in a Bungalow
Film (Short) Actor A romance novelist in a restaurant uses all the people and sounds around him to create a romantic fantasy.
Villanova University (Villanova, PA)