Mike Doyle

As stated in New York Times Arts section on June 3, 2009 "TV Actor Chalks Up Dramatic Demise No. 7", actor Mike Doyle has been killed off in so many made-for-television movies and shows that if there were a gold statue on his mantel at home, it would be lying flat on its back with a chalk outline around it (http://www.nytimes.com/2009/06/03/arts/television/03doyl.html?_r=2&ref=television). He's been killed off in:  "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit", "Oz", "Smith", "Loss of Innocence", "Tides of War", "Bella Mafia", &  the forthcoming "Sibling: Marcus Miller the Orphan Killer".  Other television and movie roles include "In Treatment", "Sex and the City", "ER"  "Rules of Attraction", & "P.S. I Love You".  In addition to television and movies, Mike has been featured in the Off-Broadway hits "Burning Blue" and Lincoln Center's "The New Century".  Mike is currently filming the movie "Rabbit Hole", but for now, check out his recent interview on ABC's Nightline: http://abcnews.go.com/video/playerIndex?id=7741678. You can keep up to date with all of Mike's happenings at http://twitter.com/actormikedoyle or on IMDB http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0236451/.

1. Who inspired you to become a performer? My best friend from 6th grade, Patrick Meyers, who, in 5th grade, adapted and staged a version of 'Annie' called 'Petie' casting himself in the lead.  Brilliant.

2. Who is the one person you haven't worked with that you would like to? I've worked with some pretty amazing actors, but I would have to say Teri Garr.

3. Is there ever a time you thought about quitting? Quitting what?

4. What is the best advice a teacher ever gave you? Do not improv "I'm so cold" in a death scene.

5. Do you have any strange or unusual talent that no one knows about? bubble throat.

6. If you could dream about anyone while you sleep, who would it be? My grandmother.

7. Favorite way to stay in shape? Worry.

8. Boxers or Briefs? Depends on the audition.

9. Favorite Website? Flickr.com.

10. Superman or Wonder Woman? Flying in the invisible jet with Wonder Woman while Superman flies by our side.

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