Michael D. Nye

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About me

Gender Male
Industry Arts
Occupation Actor, writer, director, teacher
Location Los Angeles, California, United States
Introduction I'm an actor, writer, director and teacher who's been working in show business for many years. I've guest-starred and co-starred on television shows such as "Heroes," "House, M.D.," "Big Love," "Eagleheart," and "Tourchwood," as well as acting in films like "High School High," "Priest," and "Little Boy." My recent credits include "Westworld" for HBO and "House of Lies" for Showtime. My principal roles also include ones in dozens of national commercials. When not acting, I write and direct films, videos, stage plays and sketches.
Favorite Movies Tender Mercies, Young Frankenstein, many Woody Allen films, Mulholland Drive, Dr. Strangelove, and many off-beat, indie films.
Favorite Music Arcade Fire, Leonard Cohen, Cowboy Junkies, The Rolling Stones, Bob Dylan.
Favorite Books Respect for Acting, The Bead Game, True or False, Sanford Meisner on Acting