Michael Massee Poster


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Mini Bio (1)

Michael Massee was born in Kansas City, Missouri, USA. He is an actor, known for Se7en (1995), The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (2014) and Lost Highway (1997).

Spouse (1)

Ellen (2001 - ?) (2 children)

Trade Mark (1)

Pale blue eyes

Trivia (5)

Involved in the shooting accident on the set of The Crow (1994) that resulted in the death of Brandon Lee. In character, and as scripted, he discharged a gun at Lee during a scene, unaware that the gun had been improperly prepared with a live round. Though he was in no way at fault, he was so devastated over the incident that he took a year long sabbatical from acting.
Grew up in France after family moved there in 1954. His father Jack wanted to pursue a career as a writer but in 1955 he got a job with UNESCO, which is headquartered in Paris, because he had "a family to feed" as he used to put it. He worked at Unesco as an educational planner until he retired. After which he shared his time between Paris and Corsica.
Is fluent in French.
Works and lives in Los Angeles, California. [August 2002]
Appeared with Bill Pullman in two films that were released on the same year: Lost Highway (1997) and The End of Violence (1997).

Personal Quotes (2)

[on the accidental shooting of Brandon Lee] It absolutely wasn't supposed to happen. I wasn't even supposed to be handling the gun until we started shooting the scene and the director changed it.
I just took a year off and I went back to New York and didn't do anything. I didn't work. What happened to Brandon Lee was a tragic accident and I don't think you ever get over something like that.

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