Michael Chernus' film credits include Captain Phillips, Men In Black 3, The Bourne Legacy, Higher Ground, Jack and Diane, Love and Other Drugs, Feed the Fish, The Messenger, The Rebound, Lovely By Surprise, Humkin, He's Way More Famous Than You. His upcoming film projects include Goodbye To All That.
On television, Michael appeared in HBO's Bored To Death and Mercy. He also had a recurring role on Damages, The Big C, The New Normal, and in the Netflix original series Orange Is The New Black.
Michael is a graduate of the Juilliard School's Drama Division. His stage credits include "In the Wake" and "Close Up Space" at New York City Center. Other New York credits include such theaters as Playwrights Horizons, the Roundabout Theatre Company, Primary Stages, New York Theater Workshop, The Atlantic Theater Company, and many productions at the Rattlestick Playwrights Theater.