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CRAIG MICHAELSON

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Contact

Coast To Coast Commercial
(323) 845-9200

Attributes

Height
6'2"
Weight
230 lbs
Gender
Male
Hair
Brown
Hair Length
Short
Eyes
Hazel

Sizes

Coat
48
Coat Length
LONG
Sleeve
36
Waist
36
Inseam
34
Shoe
12
Neck
17.5

Film

Comedy SpeedReels
DRAMATIC DETECTIVE SCENE
Pretty Broken Supporting Brett Eichenberger/Leonian
Honor Council Supporting Scott Simonsen, Dir
The Cleanse ('16 SXSW) Supporting Bobby Miller, Dir
A Boy Called Po (Best Feature @ 4 Fests) Supporting John Asher, Dir
Deet n' Bax Save the World Lead Diablo Dean/TruEarth
A Sudden Departure Lead Theo Burtis
Uploaded Supporting Ethan Black, Dir
Alcoholics Lead Leon Pierce Jr., Dir
Hillbillies Lead Connor Hall/USC
With Grace Supporting Candice Knuton/UCLA
Those Who Mourn Supporting Scott Talbot, Dir
Cane & Boyd Supporting Damien Bray, Dir
Bigger Than The Beatles Supporting Vaughn Juares, Dir
By God's Grace Supporting Brett Eichenberger
Fairar Days: The Arm Job Lead KJ Downes
The Big Choice Lead Giles Clarke/USC
Dry Docked Lead Michael Fitzgerald/Chapman
Love is Bind Lead Michael Starr/USC
Change is Golden Lead of midgets & lions Prods
The Polterguys Supporting Tom Whalen, Dir
Things To Do On Your Last Day Supporting Dirk Craft, Dir
Eat, Axe, Dead ('10 48HR Film Fest Audience Award) Lead of midgets & lions Prods
Meet Jane Doe Supporting Jacqueline Gault/JackSpeed Productions
The Wrath of the Mysterious Man Lead Sigfried Seeliger/The Dirty Rejects
Darling Nikki Supporting Craig Michaelson/FullSwing Films
Expiate (Project Greenlight top 250) Supporting Craig Michaelson/FullSwing Films
24/7 Supporting Craig Michaelson/FullSwing Films
The Orphan Lead Sam Garr/AGJ Films
Joe's Kid Supporting Rolla Selbak
At The Diner Lead Eliot Murray
London Bridge Lead Rolla Selbak
Sleep With The Fishes Lead Randolph Sellars/FullSwing Films
The Coffee Girl Supporting Nicholas Strickland
Coffee Goddess Supporting Steven Blomberg
Freedom From Choice Supporting Phil Anderson/Zen Machine Films
Rough Cut Lead Pete Haley

Television

Westworld Recurring F. Toye, M. MacLaren/HBO
Rizzoli & Isles (Ep. 711) Co-Star Jan Nash/TNT
Modern Family (Ep. 607) Co-Star Jason Winer/ABC
Community (Ep. 411) Co-Star Beth McCarthy-Miller/NBC
Cathy Knows Best Lead Brett Eichenberger/Resonan ce Prod.
Acting Dead (Ep. 104) Co-Star Alan David Morgan/Leonian
Dead Celebrities (Prototype Pilot) Supporting 51 Minds/ABC
Monday Morning Lead Craig Michaelson/FullSwing Films
Pilot: The Series Lead Johnson-Robinson/Ful lSwing Films
Mathmatics Illuminated - "Game Theory" Lead David Poulshock/Red Door Films
Mathmatics Illuminated - Lead David Poulshock/Red Door Films
"Making Sense of Randomness"
Its A Miracle- "Pink Phoenix" Principal PaxTV

Commercial

COMMERCIAL SPEEDREEL
Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare Lead Peter Berg/Pony Show
CDW - "Meltdown" Lead Craig Gillespie/MJZ
AT&T UVerse - "It's Time" Lead Daniel Warwick/Hungry Man
Hannaford - Steak Lead The Gentlemen/Media Mob
Dial for Men - "Power Scrub" Lead Ericson Core/Wild Plum
OtterBox - "Fetch" Lead Luc Schurgers/Green Dot Films
Realtor.com - "Find It First" Lead Daniel Strange/Uber Content
Samsung - "Smart TV" Lead John Nolan/Duo Films
Doritos - "Put Some Super Into Your Bowl" - (Spec) Lead Drew Sherman
Pepsi Max - "Car Seat" - (Spec) Lead Gershom Hyldreth
Doritos - "Baby Stroller" - (Spec) Lead Gershom Hyldreth
Oregon Lottery - Keno "Knight Of Fun" Lead Charles Wagner/Brick FIlms/BPN
Changs Mongolian Grill Lead Kevin Cooke/Comcast Spotlight
Premier Auto Group Lead Kevin Cooke/Comcast Spotlight
Oregon Lottery - SportsAction "Scoreboard" Lead Marc Greenfield/Food Chain Films/BPN
Tillamook Rainforest Coalition #1-"Let It All Out" Lead Jeff Mishler/Limbo Films
Tillamook Rainforest Coalition #2 - "Not Theirs" Lead Jeff Mishler/Limbo Films
Wildhorse Casio - "Haircut" (Internal Debate) Lead Curley Johnson/Heaping Teaspoon Prods.
KFC - "Popcorn Chicken" (Spec) Lead Craig Michaelson/FullSwing Films
Adidas - (Baseball Opening Day) - "Epic" Lead Andrews Jenkins/Food Chain Films

Industrial

Verizon Digital Media - The Smarts Lead James Bonanno/Lure Films
Platt Electric (Resource Centers) Lead Mike Falconer/Oregon Media Services
Oregon Lottery - Sports Action Lead Richard Wright/Blackthorne Prods

Music

Theory of a Deadman - "The Truth Is..." Promo Lead Fallout Entertainment/ Bill Fishman

Internet

ZombiU - "Zombie Apocalypse" - Promo Lead UbiSoft/Eyestorm/ Michael Klima, Dir
LL Cool J's "Mama Said Home Security Service" Lead Craig Michaelson/FullSwing Films
Bad Advice - "Technology in the Heartland" Lead WeMakeMovies/Sam Mestman
NetLife Insurance - 4 Spots Lead Craig Michaelson/FullSwing Films
Chinese Restaurant - "Louie and the Tipper" Guest Star ComedyTime TV
MySpace/Match.com Lead Craig Michaelson/FullSwing Films
Hit Shappens Supporting Craig Michaelson/FullSwing Films
Cash Daddy Supporting Craig Michaelson/FullSwing Films
Mani Pads Lead Craig Michaelson/FullSwing Films
Asscar Mayer Lead Craig Michaelson/FullSwing Films
Mentos Lead Craig Michaelson/FullSwing Films

Hosting

"At The Game" - High School Sports (Current) Host/Interviewer CBS Sports/MaxPreps.com

Voice-Over

GoodSports Narrator StoneBrook Ent.
Commercial Reel
Narrative Reel

Theater

Fiddler on the Roof (Drammy, Musical) Constable Lakewood Theatre
The Taming of the Shrew Tranio Hillsboro Actors Rep
Power Lunch (Alan Ball One Act) Dorothy, The Androgynous Waiter Russell St. Theater
The Secret Garden Ben Weatherstaff Hillsboro Actors Rep
Rumors Glenn Cooper Sandy Players Theater

Print

Sealy Posturepedic - "Get A Better Six" Peter Ribolzi (aka Lottery Guy) Lars Topelmann/Cramer-Kra sselt
Adventist Health Medical Group Patient Jay Fawcett/Ken Anderson Photogrpahy

Training

Acting Richard Seyd (Current)
Scene Study Ivana Chubbuck Studio
Comedy Intensive Lesly Kahn & Company
Audition Bootcamp Marci Liroff
Cold Read Starving Actors Group (On Going) - Co-Founder
Commercial Killians Workshop - Callback Director
Acting Barbara Kite
Gail Abbott
Barbara Balsz
Improv UCB - Upright Citizens Brigade (Current)
The Groundlings
The Brody Theater Various Workshops
Voice Cindy Lyndin Vocal/Singing
Pete Randall VoiceOver/Character
Stunts Keith Cox Stick/Knife/Sparring

Skills

General Sports
  • BASEBALL
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  • BASKETBALL
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  • BILLIARDS PLAYER
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  • BOATING
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  • BODY BUILDING
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  • BOWLING
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  • BOXING
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  • DRIVE A BOAT
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  • FISHING
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  • FLY FISHING
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  • FOOTBALL
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  • FRISBEE
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  • GOLF
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  • HIKING
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  • ICE SKATE
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  • JOGGING
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  • JUMP ROPE
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  • KICK BOXING
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  • ROLLER SKATE
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  • RUNNING
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  • SOCCER
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  • SOFTBALL
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  • TENNIS
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  • WEIGHT LIFTER
Stage Combat Training
  • DAGGERS
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  • HAND-TO-HAND
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  • STAFF
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  • SWORDS
Improvisation
Dialects
  • BRITISH
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  • CANADIAN
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  • IRISH
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  • NEW ENGLAND / BOSTON
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  • NEW YORK / BRONX
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  • NEW YORK / BROOKLYN
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  • RUSSIAN
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  • SCOTTISH
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  • SOUTHERN
Instruments
  • DRUMS
Miscellaneous Skills
Martial Arts Weapons Training
  • ESCRIMA
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  • TONFA
Stunts
  • BOAT DRIVING
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  • BUILDING FALLING
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  • DOWNHILL BIKING
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  • MOUNTAIN BIKING
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  • PRAT FALLS
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  • ROAD DRIVING
Track & Field
  • TRACK, GENERAL
Cycling
  • CYCLING, GENERAL
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  • MTN BIKING
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  • TRIALS RIDING
Singing
General Weapons Training
  • AUTOMATIC WEAPON
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  • HANDGUN
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  • RIFLE
Horse Riding Skills
  • BARE BACK
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  • HORSEBACK RIDING, GENERAL
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  • SIDE SADDLE
Driving Skills
  • 4WD
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  • ATV
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  • PRECISION DRIVER
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  • SAILBOAT
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  • STICK SHIFT
Facial Hair
  • Beard
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  • Clean Shaven
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  • Goatee
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  • Mustache
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  • Soul Patch

Other Experience

- Certified DRONE Pilot (DJI Spark) over 50+ hours of flight time.
- Played BASEBALL competitively (HS, Amateur Adult League) for over 20 years. Coached for over 10. Still can hit 70+ MPH fastball and throw decently (RHP, 1B, OF, C). 2 Younger brothers played college baseball.
- Played BASKETBALL in HS.
- Karaoke 'Superstar'. Placed 5th in "Best Singer in Portland" contest a few years back (check for demo in skills), and was on TV GameShow "Killer Karaoke" (clip available in media under 'singing').
- Grew up in food services industry. (McDonalds, KFC and Sports Bars). Worked as a line chef.
- Did internships @ Sports Radio station and @ Local Portland, OR Community newspaper.
- Can grow a decent beard within a week (to 10 days).
- Improv actor. Have been doing Improv for over 15 years and have acted in 2 web series and a feature COMPLETELY improv'd.
- Have driven 4WD in mountains back in Oregon for 5+ years. Also driven stick for 15+ years.
- Worked the board and did occasional fill-ins @ Top 40 station back in Portland.
- Strong whistling skills. Inward, outward and with a bass hum also.
- Have been working out @ 24 Hour Fitness for over 10 years, (doesn't look like it though)... trained as an athlete in the past utilizing free weights and cross training... Can change my body completely with 4 months (if needed).
- Trick shot pool player. Can jump balls and put some english on it.
- Bowled a 270 once... average about 180. Can do curveballs and straight on with power or hang time.
- Sports Reporter, Host & Camera Operator for CBS Interactive's HS Sports site MaxPreps.com (6+ years and counting).
- Accomplished and award winning filmmaker (yup, material viewable if you want it).
- Kidney Cancer survivor. 10cm mass on right kidney, removed 4/17
- Father of a baby girl, born 6/18/17
- Pet Owner: 2 Dogs (Beagle mix and Terrier mix) and Cat (Blue Russian).

Reels available @ www.CraigMichaelson.com

Directing: www.youtube.com/watch?v=Kcnao_yj16M
Editing: www.youtube.com/watch?v=h_kKqcbx0OU
Sports: www.youtube.com/watch?v=LFCr9xl8r_k

IMDb: www.imdb.me/craigmichaelson
IMDb Resume: imdb.com/name/nm1411620/resume

Former Professional Baseball Video Scout. (2 seasons)
Award Winning Director (08' Telly Award, Project Greenlight 3 Top 250 Director), Screenwriter, Producer and Editor (material available).
Freelance Videographer for CBS/MaxPreps High School Football (also On Camera Host, Play by Play VoiceOver, Editor) - (current, last 4 seasons).
Former Video Dir. for Portland Timbers soccer and Portland Beavers baseball (4 seasons).
Various production/crew skills, Character Voices, Journalist, Ambidextrous, Consumer Electronics Expert.
Can whistle & hum at same time.
The Actors Network member since 6/10.

***Can work as a local in Portland OR, Seattle WA, Phoenix AZ, San Diego CA, Atlanta, GA, Austin, TX & New York City***