Michael J. Burg

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MICHAEL J. BURG has been cast by some of cinema’s finest directors, including: Ang Lee, Neil Jordan, Lasse Hallstrom, Robert Redord, Arthur Penn and Bennett Miller.

Past TV/FILM work includes:  Mark Bellamy in Orange is the New Black, Det. Riley in The Neighborhood, General “Mad” Anthony Way in Turn, German Auctioneer in Ocean’s Eight; Mr. Phillips in Public Speaking; Detective Bienen in Sorority Nightmare; Locanda Owner in Criminal Justice; Floor Manager in Person of Interest; Arnold in The Eyes; Griggs in Gotham, Ang Lee’s Taking Woodstock (supporting role); Isaak and Eva James’ Hungry Years (starring role), Girls Named Pinky (starring role and a 2010 SXSW official selection), Turbine (starring role/executive producer), Noise (opposite Tim Robbins), Able Danger (supporting lead), Sweet Darling, The Hoax, The Brave One, Law & Order, Kings, Cupid, Six Degrees, Life on Mars, One Life to Live, Flatbush Luck and numerous others.

For trivia fans, Michael played Truman Capote three times: co-starring opposite Jennifer Love Hewitt in ABC-TV’s The Audrey Hepburn Story, in deleted scenes from The Hoax and on ABC’s Life on Mars. Ironically, Michael also appeared in the film Capote, alongside Philip Seymour Hoffman.

Michael is a 20+ year member of The Actors Studio. michaeljburg.com