Michael made his feature film debut in "Kissing Jessica Stein," and garnered his first widespread recognition in the surprise urban comedy hit, "Barbershop." He went on to star in films like "Barbershop 2: Back in Business," "Bad Company" and "2 Fast 2 Furious," before crossing over to television with a two-episode arc on "ER."
The television roles that followed were in projects such as "Oprah Winfrey Presents: Their Eyes Were Watching God," "Californication," "The Good Wife" and "Sleeper Cell," for which Michael received a Golden Globe nomination for Best Performance by an Actor in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television.
His most recent films have included "Underworld: Awakening" and "Think Like a Man." Michael can now been seen in the upcoming FOX drama "Almost Human."