Biography

Born in Arizona (height 6' 1" (1,85 m)), he is of British/American descent;

living extensively in both the USA and the UK. He trained as an actor at The London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art. He spent the first eleven years of his professional career in the theatre in Britain. He was a member of the Royal Shakespeare Company from 1972 to 1975. He played the leading man (Donald) in the musical, 'Irene', at London's Adelphi Theatre in 1978. He appeared in the London productions of The Curse Of The Starving Class (Royal Court Theatre), The Red Devil Battery Sign (Phoenix Theatre) and numerous English Repertory Theatres. His film and television work has been primarily in the USA. In 2009 he was awarded the Distinguished Alumnus Award by the College of Fine Arts, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah. Michael Ensign is a member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

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Born in Arizona (height 6' 1" (1,85 m)), he is of British/American descent;

living extensively in both the USA and the UK. He trained as an actor at The London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art. He spent the first eleven years of his professional career in the theatre in Britain. He was a member of the Royal Shakespeare Company from 1972 to 1975. He played the leading man (Donald) in the musical, 'Irene', at London's Adelphi Theatre in 1978. He appeared in the London productions of The Curse Of The Starving Class (Royal Court Theatre), The Red Devil Battery Sign (Phoenix Theatre) and numerous English Repertory Theatres. His film and television work has been primarily in the USA. In 2009 he was awarded the Distinguished Alumnus Award by the College of Fine Arts, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah. Michael Ensign is a member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender -

Known Credits 93

Birthday 1944-02-13

Place of Birth Safford - Arizona - USA

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2012 The Five-Year Engagement as Grandpa Harold
2010 Love Shack as Tush Bushman
2008 Ladies of the House as Pastor Wesley
2008 Prairie Fever as The Reverend
2007 Mystery Woman: In the Shadows as Yuri Slipchenko
2004 The Drone Virus as Dr. Jamison
2004 Boston Legal(11 episodes)
2003 Cold Case(1 episode)
2003 Seabiscuit as Steamer Owner
2003 Down with Love as J.R.
2003 Bringing Down the House as Daniel Barnes
2002 Confessions of a Dangerous Mind as Simon Oliver
2002 Solaris as Friend
2002 Monk(1 episode)
2001 Not Another Teen Movie as Father O'Flannagan
2001 Alias(1 episode)
2001 Star Trek: Enterprise(1 episode)
2000 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation(2 episodes)
2000 Son of the Beach(1 episode)
1999 Judging Amy(1 episode)
1999 Batman Beyond(1 episode)
1999 Providence(1 episode)
1998 Brimstone(1 episode)
1998 Two Guys and a Girl(1 episode)
1998 Secrets of a Chambermaid as Hollingsworth
1997 Titanic as Benjamin Guggenheim
1996 Goode Behavior(1 episode)
1996 Malcolm & Eddie(1 episode)
1995 JAG(1 episode)
1995 Murder One(1 episode)
1995 Children of the Corn III: Urban Harvest as Father Frank Nolan
1995 Rough Magic as Powerbroker
1995 Fatal Pursuit as Pinkrose
1995 Star Trek: Voyager(1 episode)
1995 The Wayans Bros.(1 episode)
1994 Friends(3 episodes) as Dr. Ledbetter
1994 Chicago Hope(1 episode)
1994 Dangerous Heart as Father Korcheck
1993 The X-Files(2 episodes)
1993 Born Yesterday as Phillipe
1992 Melrose Place(1 episode)
1991 Life Stinks as Knowles
1990 Rock Hudson as Mark Miller
1989 Mancuso, F.B.I.(1 episode)
1989 Dr. Hackenstein as Dean Slesinger
1989 Just Another Secret
1988 Paradise(57 episodes)
1988 License to Drive as School Teacher/Bus Driver
1988 Inherit the Wind as Reverend Brown
1988 The Wonder Years(1 episode) as Mr. Finora
1988 The Couch Trip as Hendricks
1987 Star Trek: The Next Generation(1 episode)
1987 Jake and the Fatman(1 episode)
1987 Beauty and the Beast(1 episode)
1987 A Different World(1 episode)
1987 Wiseguy(1 episode)
1987 21 Jump Street(1 episode)
1986 Sledge Hammer!(1 episode) as Crandell
1986 Sledge Hammer!(1 episode)
1986 L.A. Law(1 episode)
1986 Matlock(3 episodes)
1986 House as Chet Parker
1985 MacGyver(3 episodes)
1985 Maxie as Cleopatra Director
1985 The Golden Girls(1 episode)
1985 Otherworld(1 episode)
1984 A Touch of Scandal as Manderly
1984 Cover Up(1 episode)
1984 All of Me as Mr. Mifflin
1984 Ghostbusters as Hotel Manager
1983 Hardcastle and McCormick(1 episode)
1983 The Man Who Wasn't There as Assistant Secretary
1983 The Star Chamber as Judge Kirkland
1983 Mr. Mom as Exec. #2
1983 WarGames as Beringer's Aide
1983 The A-Team(1 episode)
1982 Six Weeks as Choreographer
1982 Kiss Me Goodbye as Billy
1982 St. Elsewhere(1 episode)
1982 Voyagers!(1 episode)
1982 Tales of the Gold Monkey(1 episode)
1982 Pink Floyd: The Wall as Hotel Manager
1982 Cagney and Lacey(1 episode)
1982 Vice Squad as Chauffeur
1981 Falcon Crest(4 episodes)
1981 The Greatest American Hero(1 episode)
1981 Hill Street Blues(1 episode)
1981 Buddy Buddy as Assistant Manager
1980 Raise the Titanic as Lieutenant Northacker
1979 Hart to Hart(1 episode)
1978 Superman as Newscaster
1978 Midnight Express as Stanley Daniels
1972 Colditz(1 episode)
1972 M*A*S*H(1 episode)

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