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Michael J. Burg

Michael J. Burg is a film, television and stage actor and a longtime member of the Actors Studio. A native of Missouri, he has resided in New York City since age 19. He moved to the city to attend The Academy of Dramatic Arts where studied acting for several years, including extensive private study with Estelle Parsons. He owns and manages his ... See full bio »

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Capote Williams
Guiding Light
Guiding Light Webster (1993)
As the World Turns
As the World Turns Trask (1987)
Oldboy Luxembourg Police Chief


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 2016 Jarrod's Block (Short) (completed)
 2016 Public Speaking (Short) (post-production)
Mr. Phillips
 2016 Twisted Sisters (completed)
Detective Ed Bienen
 2016 Flatbush Luck (completed)
Fed #2
 2016 The Night Of (TV Series)
- Episode #1.8 (2016)
 2016 Vinyl (TV Series)
Hans-Jorg Vietz
- Yesterday Once More (2016) ... Hans-Jorg Vietz
- Pilot (2016) ... Hans-Jorg Vietz
 2015 Awesome_FCK (Short)
 2015 Gotham (TV Series)
Charley Griggs
- Everyone Has a Cobblepot (2015) ... Charley Griggs
 2015 One Bad Choice (TV Series)
Wayne Fricke
- Dona Huertas ... Wayne Fricke
 2014 Person of Interest (TV Series)
Cosmetics Manager / Department Store Floor Manager
- The Devil You Know (2014) ... Cosmetics Manager
- Panopticon (2014) ... Department Store Floor Manager (as Michael Burg)
 2014 Black Box (TV Series)
Anton Despont
- I Shall Be Released (2014) ... Anton Despont
 2014 Broad City (TV Series)
- The Last Supper (2014) ... Anton
 2014 Love Is Strange
 2014 Moon and Sun
Mr. Calvin
 2013 Oldboy
Luxembourg Police Chief
 2013 Deception (TV Series)
- Stay with Me (2013) ... Phil
 2012 The Louder the Better (Short)
Stanton Hollis (voice)
 2011 Unforgettable (TV Series)
- Heroes (2011) ... Man
 2011 The Cookout 2 (TV Movie)
Kenneth Reed
 2011 Blue Bloods (TV Series)
Detective Trotta
- The Blue Templar (2011) ... Detective Trotta
 2011 Turbine
Darius Clemens Jr.
 2011/I Choose (Short)
 2005-2010 One Life to Live (TV Series)
Mystery Person / Killing Club Killer / Conseiller Municipal
- Episode #1.10764 (2010) ... Conseiller Municipal
- Episode #1.10763 (2010) ... Conseiller Municipal
- Episode #1.9462 (2005) ... Mystery Person / Killing Club Killer
- Episode dated 7 July 2005 (2005) ... Mystery Person / Killing Club Killer
- Episode dated 8 June 2005 (2005) ... Mystery Person / Killing Club Killer
 2010 Girls Named Pinky (Short)
Morris Munsey
 2009 Hungry Years
 2009 Kings (TV Series)
Gath General
- Brotherhood (2009) ... Gath General
 2009 Taking Woodstock
 2009 Cupid (TV Series)
Scott Sussman
- Left of the Dial (2009) ... Scott Sussman
 2008/I Saint Nick (Short)
 2008 Able Danger
 2007 Pop Rocks (Short)
 2007/II Noise
 2007 The Brave One
Elevator Man
 2006 Six Degrees (TV Series)
- Masquerade (2006) ... Phill (uncredited)
 2006 One-Third
 2006 Parco P.I. (TV Series)
Dr. Spitz
- Roid Rage (2006) ... Dr. Spitz
 2005 In Between
 2005 Capote
Williams (as Michael J. Berg)
 2003 Oz (TV Series)
- Exeunt Omnes (2003) ... Andenaur
 2002 Anything But Love
 2001 Law & Order (TV Series)
Richard Sanders
- Whiplash (2001) ... Richard Sanders
 2000 The Opponent
Marty Burke
 1999 LateLine (TV Series)
- The Christian Guy (1999) ... Christian
 1996 Sleepers
Court Officer (uncredited)
 1994 Quiz Show
Student (uncredited)
 1956 As the World Turns (TV Series)
Trask (1987)
 1952 Guiding Light (TV Series)
Webster (1993)
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Show Show Self (1 credit)

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Michael J. Berg | Michael Burg


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