Michael IzquierdoMICHAEL IZQUIERDO is an award-winning actor, director and producer. He has appeared on TV and in such films as Martin Scorsese’s The Wolf of Wall Street, Stephen King and J.J. Abrams's 11.22.63, Best Day of my Life with Sarah Jessica Parker, Ang Lee’s Taking Woodstock, Equity, Meet Dave, Fireworkers, Heterosexuals“Blue Bloods” and “Elementary.” He has produced four feature films, the cult-favorite, The Weekend, the award-winning The Last Day of August, and international hit horror film, Antidote, all with multi-platform distribution. The award-winning, Fireworkers, is making the festival rounds. His production company, Sunnyside Films, has many projects in development. Broadway and Off-Broadway credits include The Liquid Plain at The Signature, King Lear at The Public, Go Back to Where You Are at Playwrights Horizons, New Jerusalem at CSC, Mother Courage with Meryl Streep, and The Miracle Worker, among others.  He has an MFA from NYU Tisch’s Graduate Acting Program.  He has also produced and starred in the hit web-series iChannel (Fox), and numerous shorts and web-shows, and has directed music videos.  His voice can be heard on many TV commercials, narrations, and networks.  He is the founder of Sunnyside Films, and a native New Yorker - born and raised on the upper east side of Manhattan.


TV/FILM: Best Day Ever (Fabien Constant/Laura Eason), The Wolf of Wall Street (Martin Scorsese), 11.22.63 (J.J. Abrams/Stephen King), The Last Day of August (Indie Feature, BEST ACTOR Award BASF), Equity (Sony), Antidote (Indie Horror), Fireworkers (Neboya Collective), Taking Woodstock (Focus Features, Ang Lee), Meet Dave (FOX), Heterosexuals (Indie), Elementary (CBS), Blue Bloods (CBS), SuperEgo (FOX), "i" in iChannel (YouTubeRome Film Festival, FOX Intl.), As The World Turns (CBS), Release (Short - Cannes) Monkey, Take off Your Mask (Hurry Slowly Pictures), The Sidecar (TC Pictures), THEATER: The Liquid Plain (The Signature Theater), King Lear (The Public Theater, James MacDonald), Go Back To Where You Are (Playwrights Horizons, Leigh Silverman), Theater of War (US Dept. of Defense, Bryan Doerries), The Miracle Worker (Bway: Circle in the Square, Kate Whoriskey), Mrs. Warren's Profession (McCarter, Emily Mann), New Jerusalem (Classic Stage Company, Walter Bobbie), A Restoration Comedy (The Old Globe, John Rando), Mother Courage and Her Children (NYSF/Public Theater, George C. Wolfe), Priceless (EST, Mary Robinson) The Time of Your Life (Williamstown Theater Festival), The Hour We Knew Nothing of Each Other (Williamstown) Ishmael in Drama Desk Nominated Moby Dick (The Ohio Theater), Much Ado About Nothing (Shakespeare Theater of NJ). BA: Williams College, and MFA:NYU Graduate Acting Program.