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Michael Cristofer


Michael Cristofer was awarded a Pulitzer Prize and an Antoinette Perry "Tony" Award for the Broadway production of his play, The Shadow Box. Other plays include Breaking Up (Primary Stages), ICE, (Manhattan Theatre Club); Black Angel, (Circle Repertory Company); The Lady and the Clarinet starring Stockard Channing, and Amazing Grace starring ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 4 wins & 4 nominations. See more awards »

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 2016 Year by the Sea
Robin
 2013-2015 Ray Donovan (TV Series)
Priest / Danny O'Connor
- The Kalamazoo (2015) ... Danny O'Connor
- Bucky Fuckn' Dent (2013) ... Priest
- Fite Nite (2013) ... Priest
- Bridget (2013) ... Priest
 2015 Chronic
John
 2015 The Adderall Diaries
Paul Hora
 2014 Elementary (TV Series)
Isaac Pyke
- Bella (2014) ... Isaac Pyke
 2014 Emoticon ;)
Walter Nevins
 2012-2013 Smash (TV Series)
Jerry Rand
- The Tonys (2013) ... Jerry Rand
- The Phenomenon (2013) ... Jerry Rand
- Musical Chairs (2013) ... Jerry Rand
- The Fringe (2013) ... Jerry Rand
 2012 Suits (TV Series)
Paul
- The Choice (2012) ... Paul
 1995 Die Hard: With a Vengeance
Bill Jarvis, from Another Organization
 1977 The Andros Targets (TV Series)
Ron Comack
- The Surrender (1977) ... Ron Comack
 1974-1976 Lincoln (TV Mini-Series)
John Nicolay
- The Last Days (1976) ... John Nicolay (as Michael Ivan Cristofer)
- Crossing Fox River (1976) ... John Nicolay (as Michael Ivan Cristofer)
- The Unwilling Warrior (1975) ... John Nicolay (as Michael Ivan Cristofer)
- Sad Figure, Laughing (1975) ... John Nicolay (as Michael Ivan Cristofer)
 1976 The Entertainer (TV Movie)
Frank
 1975 Kojak (TV Series)
Michael Viggers Jr.
- Over the Water (1975) ... Michael Viggers Jr.
 1975 The Rookies (TV Series)
Charlie Phillips
- Someone Who Cares (1975) ... Charlie Phillips
 1975 Knuckle (TV Movie)
Curley
 1975 Crime Club (TV Movie)
Frank Swoboda
 1974 The Crazy World of Julius Vrooder
Alessini (as Michael Ivan Cristofer)
 1974 Gunsmoke (TV Series)
Ben
 1974 The Magician (TV Series)
Dave Webster
- The Illusion of Black Gold (1974) ... Dave Webster (as Michael Ivan Cristofer)
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(October 12, 1995 to December 19, 1995) His play, "Amazing Grace," was performed at the Public Theater in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania with Marsha Mason and Steven Biddberry in the cast. Edward Gilbert was director. David Sumner was scenic designer. Tom Sturge was lighting designer. See more »

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Alternate Names:

Michael Ivan Cristofer
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[on his libretto for the opera 'Champion'] I saw in Emile [Griffith]'s life the story of a man who was fighting to reconcile who he was inside with who he was in the outside world. He was a young man who wanted to make hats and sing and play baseball and instead became a famous and successful prize fighter. He was confused about his sexual identity and that confusion led to violence. That ... See more »

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Michael Cristofer is appeared as the C.E.O. of the Evil Corps in Mr. Robot (2015), Cristofer co-starred with James Badge Dale in Rubicon (2010). James Badge Dale co-starred with Rami Malek, the star of Mr. Robot (2015) in The Pacific (2010), an HBO mini-series. See more »

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