Mike was born in the working class North East of England. A versatile character actor, who has continued to develop a diverse body of work in charismatic and eccentric character roles across both stage and screen.
He studied Meisner technique for 3 years under the tuition of actress Eva Pope at the Actor's Gateway in London, as well as attending Anthony Meindl's Actors Workshop, Drama Studio London and Redroof's Film and Theatre School.
Mike has appeared on stage at The New Diorama Theatre, The Pleasance Theatre, The White Bear Theatre, and The Vaults Tunnels with credits including THE DUCHESS OF MALFI, the leading role of Dan in NIGHT MUST FALL, Hodge in EXPERIMENT 150, SKIN DEEP with Attila Theatre, the hit immersive family show DINOSAURS IN THE WILD, and the European Premiere of the multi media immersive show THE CRYSTAL EGG LIVE (serving as Actor, Writer and Producer)
On screen Mike's credits include "THE GENIUS OF TURNER" for the BBC; Series 2 of American crime docudrama "SUSPICION" by the award winning October Films; the multi award-winning short film "FALISIFIED" (Taba Productions); "EASY VIRTUE" for Ealing Studios and "THE KING'S SPEECH".
Mike is represented in the UK by Eadon Management
As a filmmaker and creative, Mike love's to tell a story. Mike teamed up with British / Portuguese actress Luisa Guerreiro to found Old Lamp, the award nominated boutique production company. See what projects they have created below, and check out Old Lamp for our future work.