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Michael Gets

Michael Gets

Since his graduation from the prestigious Yale Drama School, Malcolm Gets has had steady work on stage, in films and on television, both in the United States and Europe. Most recently he sang at Carnegie Hall with Barbara Cook and completed work on the film Thirteen Conversations About One Thing, directed by Jill Sprecher.

Malcolm's stage credits include the off-Broadway production of the Marc Blitzstein musical Juno, Martin Guerre, directed by Mark Lamos, and the Obie winning Hello Again, written by Michael John LaChiusa at Lincoln Center.

Gets was cast as the lead in the York Theatre Company's revival of Stephen Sondheim's classic musical Merrily We Roll Along, which brought him a Drama Desk nomination as Best Actor in a musical as well as an Obie Award. Later he starred in Two Gentleman of Verona at the Delacorte Theatre in New York's Central Park, for which he won the prestigious St. Clair Bayfield Award from Actors Equity for Outstanding Classical Performances. He was also recognized with an Obie for this performance.

Gets had a successful four year run starring in the hit NBC series Caroline in the City. His other television credits include: Law and Order; Southbeach and Showboat.

An accomplished musician, who once aspired to be a classical pianist, Gets worked his way through college playing the piano. He is currently working on his first solo CD with Wally Harper.

Note: This profile was written in or before 2002.

Michael Gets Facts

OccupationActor, Musician

Selected Filmography

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