Brooklyn born, and raised in a very strong Italian home, Michael always knew what he wanted to be. Even at the ripe young age at 5, he was performing for his neighbors and family in front of his apartment building playing out random roles and looking for that sweet sound of applause that makes it all worth it in the end. Fast forward to today and Michael is already being compared to some of the g
reatest actors out there today, and despite the fact that Michael rejects the notion, one thing is for sure, Michael Santi’s star is definitely on the rise.
Given the nickname Michael “Pacino” by those whom have had the pleasure of working with him, Michael’s in demand reputation grows because of his strong on screen presence and relentless work ethic. This responsible artist vows to never allow an ego to get the better of him, as he simply feels blessed to remain a work-horse within the industry, well aware that he is now developing quite a reputation to live up to. Being approached by some very credible industry leaders, Michael is the first person to recognize how fortunate he is , saying “ we all work hard to get the attention that we feel we deserve, but when it actually comes , it’s almost surreal. I think we get use to the title “starving artist”, and get caught up in that lifestyle and stay in that mindset. I was never stuck in that mindset, I always wanted to believe that there was light at the end of the tunnel, and now I’m extremely thankful that I’m starting to see it , and will never take it for granted”.
This Award-Winning future star has been asked to be in numerous press releases and interviews that show he is a force to be reckoned with. Michael says “At the end of the day, I just want to tell great stories and never cheat the audience”. With some great projects in the works with some rumored icons in the industry, Michael proves that sometimes the hard working “good guy “actually wins.
Name: Michael Santi
Lives in: Orlando, Florida
Occupation: Actor, Choreographer, Director, Producer, Stunt Coordinator, Stunt Performer and Voice Artist