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Michael Cerveris

Michael Cerveris was born on November 6, 1960 in Bethesda, Maryland, USA. He is an actor, known for The Mexican (2001), Cirque du Freak: The Vampire's Assistant (2009) and Stake Land (2010). See full bio »

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 2017 Mosaic (TV Movie) (post-production)
 2016/II Detours
Bob O'Connor
 2014 The Knick (TV Series)
Dr. William Halsted
- Get the Rope (2014) ... Dr. William Halsted
 2014 Leaving Circadia
 2011 Person of Interest (TV Series)
Jarek Koska
- Judgement (2011) ... Jarek Koska
 2011 Nine Lives: A Musical Adaptation Live
John / Joann Guidos
 2010 Meskada
Terrence Lindy
 2009 Behind the Real Science of 'Fringe Season 1' (Video short)
The Observer
 2009 Evolution: The Genesis of 'Fringe Season 1' (Video short)
The Observer
 2009 Fringe Season 1 Visual Effects (Video short)
The Observer
 2007 Law & Order: Criminal Intent (TV Series)
Greg Stipe
- Depths (2007) ... Greg Stipe
 2005 Live from Lincoln Center (TV Series)
- American Songbook - Passion (2005) ... Giorgio
 2004 Dr. Vegas (TV Series)
Nick Crowley
- Lust for Life (2004) ... Nick Crowley
 2004 Temptation
 2001 Lunchtime Thomas (Short)
 2001 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (TV Series)
Syd Booth Goggle
- The Strip Strangler (2001) ... Syd Booth Goggle
 2001 The Mexican
 1998 Lulu on the Bridge
Restaurant Man #3
 1993 Dream On (TV Series)
Bobby Krull
- And Bobby Makes Three (1993) ... Bobby Krull
 1991 Quantum Leap (TV Series)
- Glitter Rock - April 12, 1974 (1991) ... Nick
 1991 Steel and Lace
Daniel Emerson
 1990 Strangers
John Reece
 1990 21 Jump Street (TV Series)
- Back to School (1990) ... Ray
 1990 Gabriel's Fire (TV Series)
- To Catch a Con: Part 2 (1990) ... Culp
 1988-1989 The Equalizer (TV Series)
Nick Kaminsky / Frank Fipps
- Race Traitors (1989) ... Nick Kaminsky
- Last Call (1988) ... Frank Fipps
 1988 Tokyo Pop
Band Member (uncredited)
 1987 Leg Work (TV Series)
Johnny Dark
- The Best Couple I Know (1987) ... Johnny Dark
 1985 Doubletake (TV Movie)
Gary Prine
 1963 General Hospital (TV Series)
Ian McLaren
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Narrated the audio book version of Frank Abagnale Jr.'s biography, 'Catch Me If You Can'. See more »

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[on working with the legendary Patti Lupone] "There's a real comfort zone, a kind of shorthand between us, and we know we can count on each other. That comes in handy when you're trying to create such complex characters in a short time." See more »


Won the 2004 Tony Award for Best Featured Actor in a Musical for his portrayal of John Wilkes Booth in Stephen Sondheim's "Assassins." See more »


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