You watched him battle SpiderMan in the pivitol role as the “carjacker” who shot killed Uncle Ben, you know him as Guard Papajohn from “The Longest Yard” – next you will see him in “Terminator Salvation”, “Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen” the HBO series “True Blood”.
Rex Sikes’ Movie Beat welcomes Michael and they discuss acting, stunts, the movie business and his career which includes over 55 professional credits. You must listen to the incredible insights Michael shares as he discuss movie making and story telling.
A native of Birmingham, Alabama, Michael graduated from Vestavia Hills High School in 1983.
The Texas Rangers drafted him in 1985, but he chose instead to attend Louisiana State University on a baseball scholarship. He was the starting center-fielder on the first LSU team to go to the College World Series in 1986, and again in 1987.