Michael is of Italian heritage. Born and raised in London, he served in the British Army as an infantry soldier for four years before returning home to pursue his acting career. He graduated from Drama Centre London.
Screen credits include; Barrabbus in TV mini-series 'Project Icon' (Smuggler, 2021), Lido Saltamartini in ‘The 10,000’ (Netflix, 2019), Melvin Machat in ‘The Road to San Francisco’ (A24, 2019), George Michael in ‘The George Michael Story’ (ITV, 2018), Synth in ‘Humans’ (AMC/Channel 4, 2017), Manuel Pardo in ‘Most Infamous’ (SKY Atlantic, 2015) and ‘Crimewatch’ (BBC, 2011).
Stage credits include; John Proctor in ‘The Crucible’ at Trafalgar Studios, Azolan in ‘Les Liason Dandereuses’ at the Donmar Warehouse, Will Heath in ‘Tussy’ at Southwark Playhouse, Laertes (understudy) in ‘Hamlet’ at the Barbican and Paul in ‘Barefoot in the Park’ at Courtyard Theatre.
Michael is well-known name in India, having worked on a number of Bollywood films, and has a base in Los Angeles where he lived for two years.