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Michael J. Anderson (III)

Michael Anderson was born in Huron, South Dakota, at 10:30 P.M., on Halloween night. Subject to a genetic anomaly known as Osteogenesis Imperfecta, he grew up in a wheelchair. After graduating high school, he traveled America, singing for tips and living in his car. For six years, he attended the University of Colorado where he majored in numerous... See full bio »

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Mulholland Dr.
Mulholland Dr. Mr. Roque
Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me
Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me Man From Another Place
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 2014 Twin Peaks: The Missing Pieces
Man From Another Place
 2013 Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated (TV Series)
Dancing Man / Professor Horatio Kharon
- Nightmare in Red (2013) ... Professor Horatio Kharon / Dancing Man (voice)
- Stand and Deliver (2013) ... Dancing Man (voice)
 2011 Adventure Time (TV Series)
- The Silent King (2011) ... Gummy (voice)
 2010 Cold Case (TV Series)
Nathaniel 'Biggie' Jones '10
- Metamorphosis (2010) ... Nathaniel 'Biggie' Jones '10 (as Michael John Anderson)
 2006 Charmed (TV Series)
O'Brien / Leprechaun
- Gone with the Witches (2006) ... O'Brien
- Repo Manor (2006) ... Leprechaun
 2003-2005 Carnivàle (TV Series)
- New Canaan, CA (2005) ... Samson
- Outside New Canaan (2005) ... Samson
- Cheyenne, WY (2005) ... Samson
- Lincoln Highway, UT (2005) ... Samson
- Outskirts, Damascus, NE (2005) ... Samson
 2004 Big Time (Short)
Henri Blunderbore
 2003 Tiptoes
 2003 Sticky Fingers (Short)
Irate Man
 2001 Snow White: The Fairest of Them All (TV Movie)
Sunday (Violet)
 2001 Mulholland Dr.
Mr. Roque
 2001 Black Scorpion (TV Series)
Little Hand
- Crime Time (2001) ... Little Hand
 2000 This Is How the World Ends (TV Movie)
Noise Robber
 1999 Minimum Wage
Zeke Bleak
 1999 Mulholland Dr. (TV Movie)
Mr. Rouqe
 1999 Road Rash: Jailbreak (Video Game)
 1999 The Phantom Eye (TV Series)
Doll Man / Carl (as Michael Anderson)
 1998 Honey, I Shrunk the Kids: The TV Show (TV Series)
- Honey, I've Joined the Big Top (1998) ... Omar (uncredited)
 1998 Club Vampire (Video)
 1998 Maggie (TV Series)
- Ka-Boom (1998)
 1997 Port Charles (TV Series)
Peter Zorin (1999)
 1997 Warriors of Virtue
Mudlap (as Michael John Anderson)
 1996 Street Gun
Lamar (as Michael Anderson)
 1996 Caged Hearts
John (as Michael Anderson)
 1995 The X-Files (TV Series)
Mr. Nutt
- Humbug (1995) ... Mr. Nutt (as Michael Anderson)
 1994 Loadstar: The Legend of Tully Bodine (Video Game)
Bartender 2 (as Michael Anderson)
 1994 Murder Too Sweet
Harry the Huckster
 1994 Ava's Magical Adventure
 1993 Night Trap
Police Officer (as Michael Anderson)
 1993 Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (TV Series)
- If Wishes Were Horses (1993) ... Rumpelstiltskin (as Michael John Anderson)
 1992 Fool's Fire (TV Movie)
 1992 Picket Fences (TV Series)
Peter Dreeb
- Mr. Dreeb Comes to Town (1992) ... Peter Dreeb
 1992 Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me
Man From Another Place
 1992 In the Soup
Little Man (as Mike Anderson)
 1990-1991 Twin Peaks (TV Series)
Man From Another Place / Man From Another Place (international version only)
- Episode #2.22 (1991) ... Man From Another Place
- Episode #2.16 (1991) ... Man From Another Place
- Pilot (1990) ... Man From Another Place (international version only) (uncredited)
- Episode #1.3 (1990) ... Man From Another Place
 1991 Mannequin: On the Move
Jewel Box Bearer
 1990 Industrial Symphony No. 1: The Dream of the Brokenhearted (TV Movie)
Woodsman (Twin A)
 1990 Whatever Happened to Mason Reese (Short)
Sushi Chef
 1988-1990 Monsters (TV Series)
Household God / Holly
- Household Gods (1990) ... Household God (as Little Mike Anderson)
- Holly's House (1988) ... Holly (as Michael Anderson)
 1989 No Such Thing As Gravity (Short)
The Botanist
 1989 Suffering Bastards
Little Elvis
 1988 Tattoo Vampire (Video) (as Little Mike Anderson)
 1988 Buddies
Thai buyer (as Michael Anderson)
 1986 Silent but Deadly
Dr. Bunson
 1986 The Great Land of Small
Fritz / King
 1985 Yoko Ono: Hell in Paradise (Video short)
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Other Works:

Music video for "Rockin' Back Inside My Heart" by Julee Cruise.

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Alternate Names:

Little Mike Anderson | Michael John Anderson | Michael Anderson | Mike Anderson


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After doing The Man from Another Place I would sometimes see people in public, and they'd start trembling. You know, like, "This REALLY isn't going well..."


Was once leader of a band called "Wayward Gene and the Natural Selection" that played in various New York clubs. See more »

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