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Also Known As: Mike Cerveris Died:
Born: November 6, 1960 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Bethesda, Maryland, USA Profession: actor, singer, musician

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Michael Cerveris is an actor best known for his work in a number of hit Broadway musicals, which has led to landing supporting parts in feature films and a pivotal role on the science fiction series "Fringe" as September, The Observer. After graduating from Yale University in 1983, Cerveris played the role of Malcolm in an off-Broadway production of "Macbeth." His career skyrocketed when he played the lead in "The Who's Tommy" in 1993, and took the title role in another rock musical, "Hedwig and the Angry Inch," in London a few years later. Besides his theater work, Cerveris can be seen in the films "The Mexican," "Stake Land," and "Cirque du Freak: The Vampire's Assistant."

Michael Cerveris is an actor best known for his work in a number of hit Broadway musicals, which has led to landing supporting parts in feature films and a pivotal role on the science fiction series "Fringe" as September, The Observer. After graduating from Yale University in 1983, Cerveris played the role of Malcolm in an off-Broadway production of "Macbeth." His career skyrocketed when he played the lead in "The Who's Tommy" in 1993, and took the title role in another rock musical, "Hedwig and the Angry Inch," in London a few years later. Besides his theater work, Cerveris can be seen in the films "The Mexican," "Stake Land," and "Cirque du Freak: The Vampire's Assistant."

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CAST: (feature film)

1.
 Stake Land (2011)
2.
 Meskada (2010)
5.
 Mexican, The (2001) Frank
6.
 Steel and Lace (1991) Daniel
8.
 Rock 'n' Roll High School Forever (1991) Eaglebauer
9.
 Tokyo Pop (1988) Mike
10.
 Doubletake (To Be Deleted) (1985) Gary Prine
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1985:
Early TV credit in the CBS miniseries, "Doubletake"
1993:
Made a memorable guest appearance on HBO's "Dream On" as an expectant father
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Headlined the European tour of "The Who's Tommy"
1997:
Returned to Broadway as the ship's designer Thomas Andrews in the award-winning musical "Titanic"
1998:
Acted in the feature "Lulu on the Bridge"
1999:
Succeeded John Cameron Mitchell in the title role of "Hedwig and the Angry Inch"
2001:
Cast as a gay postal worker involved with a gangster (played by James Gandolfini) in "The Mexican"
2000:
Reprised his stage role in the London production of "Hedwig and the Angry Inch"
2002:
Played a cross-dressing neighbor of an American woman working in London in the short-lived FOX series "The American Embassy"
2007:
Earned a Tony nomination for his performance as composer Kurt Weill in the Broadway musical "LoveMusik"
2008:
Had a recurring role on the FOX drama "Fringe" as The Observer
2009:
Cast as Desmond Tiny in the feature adaptation of "Cirque du Freak: The Vampire's Assistant"
2014:
Nabbed a recurring role as James Castro on CBS's "The Good Wife"
2016:
Landed a supporting role in the comedy-drama "Detours"
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Education

Phillips Exeter Academy: Exeter , New Hampshire - 1979
Yale University: New Haven , Connecticut - 1983

Notes

The address of his official website is www.web-span.com/micheez/

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companion:
Beth Ostrosky. Actor, model. No longer together.

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