Michael trained at RADA.
Theatre credits include: La Cage Aux Folles (Park Theatre), King Lear (WestEnd), Richard lll with Headlong, Broken Glass (Watford Palace), Phantom Of The Opera, (Her Majesty's Theatre), Uncle Max in Sound Of Music (The Open Air Theatre Regent's Park), Taboo with Boy George, Wonderful Town Tour with Sir Mark Elder and the Hallé, Return Of The Soldier (Jermyn St), The Baker's Wife (The Union), Lend Me A Tenor (The West End), Tis Pity She's A Whore (The West Yorkshire Playhouse), A Christmas Carol (The West End) and Oklahoma (Chichester), The Canterbury Tales and Eastward Ho! (RSC West End), A Midsummer Nights Dream, Timon Of Athens (at the Globe), Rough Crossings with Headlong, Imagine This (New London), Comedy Of Errors and Wizard Of Oz (Sheffield Crucible).
TV includes: Endeavour, The Split (for ITV), Shakespeare and Hathaway, The Dom Joly Show, A Prince Among Men and Eastenders (for the BBC), Invasion (Apple T), Extinction (Sky), Marilyn Monroe, (Netflix).
Film includes: The Crying Game and A Muppet Christmas Carol.
He has been nominated for a TMA award, a Whatsonstage award, a Helen Hayes award, a Broadway World award and an Off West End Award, and jointly won an Olivier for Best Acting Ensemble with RSC.