Michael "Mike" McShane (born June 25, 1955) is an American actor, singer, and improvisational comedian. He is best known through his appearances in the early 1990s on the British version of the television show Whose Line Is It Anyway?. He is also best known for voicing Marlon, Caracticus P. Doom and various other characters in Cosgrove Hall's Avenger Penguins.
Comedian/Actor. Grew up in Roeland Park, Kansas, a bedroom community of Kansas City, Missouri.
King-sized actor trained in the classics and in improvisational comedy in Berkeley, California, which took him to England in 1990. One of the first artists to be accepted into the British improv field, he appeared regularly on the comedy panel of Whose Line Is It Anyway? (1988).
Married and living in Claremont, California.
Attended Shawnee Mission North high school in Kansas.
Provided various voices for the short-lived Clerks (2000) animated series.
Attended San Joaquin Delta College in Stockton, California.
Performing as Audrey II in "Little Shop of Horrors" at Duke of York Theatre in London. [March 2007]