Michael Chernus Biography

Place of Birth: Michael won a 2011 OBIE Award and received a Luci
Wiki Biography: Also an accomplished stage actor, Michael won a 2011 OBIE Award and received a Lucille Lortel Award nomination for his performance in Lisa Kron's "In the Wake" at The Public Theater in New York City. On stage, he most recently co-starred with David Hyde Pierce in the Manhattan Theater Club production of "Close Up Space" at New York City Center. Other New York credits include such theaters as Playwrights Horizons, the Roundabout Theatre Company, Primary Stages, New York Theater Workshop, The Atlantic Theater Company, and many productions at the Rattlestick Playwrights Theater (where he played the lead role of "KJ" in Annie Baker's play "The Aliens," which Charles Isherwood, of the New York Times, named the best play of 2010). His credits in regional theater include productions at the Williamstown Theater Festival, The Yale Repertory Theatre, and the Guthrie Theater, among others. Internationally, he appeared in Adam Rapp's "Finer Noble Gases" at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival (Fringe First Award) and in London at the Bush Theatre. Michael is a graduate of the Juilliard School's Drama Division (Group 28).

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TV Title Appeared As Year Genre
Higher Ground 2000 - 2000 Drama
Movies Title Appeared As Year Genre
Higher Ground Ned 2005 0
Lovely By Surprise 2006
Coach Michael 2010 Biography
Nonames Danny 2010 Drama
Feed the Fish JP 2011 Comedy
The Handel-Halvorsen Passacaglia The Man 2011 Music
The Bourne Legacy Arthur Ingram 2012 0
Men in Black 3 Jeffrey Price 2012 0, 0
Jack and Diane Jaimie 2012 Drama, Horror, Romance
Captain Phillips Shane Murphy 2013 0, Game Show
He's Way More Famous Than You Michael Chernus 2013 Comedy
Mutual Friends Chernus 2013 Comedy
Glass Chin Brian Colby 2014 Game Show
People, Places, Things Gary 2015 Comedy
The Family Fang Kenny 2016 0, 0