Awards

 

* Associated Press Award - Regional Award as Associate Producer & Copy Editor for Haiti: Triumph, Sorrow and the Struggle of a People

* Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series  for In the Bedroom - the Web-series at the LA Webseries Fesitval 2015 - as part of the writing team

* Best Series - Mike Messier Show, Rhode Island PEG Awards

* Best Editing - Mike Messier Show, Rhode Island PEG Awards, Tim Labonte as DP

* Best Cinematography for The Nature of the Flame, as Writer/Director/Co-Producer, Chris Hunter as DP

* Imagine News Audience Choice Award  - God's Country, Mike as Screenwriter/Directo/Co-Producer

* Ruff Cutz Festival Audience Choice Award - God's Country, Mike as Screenwriter/Director/Co-Producer

* Image Gazer Best Drama - Wrestling With Sanity Trilogy, Mike as Screenwriter/Director/Co-Producer

* Best Regional Film Honorable Mention for The Actor, SENE Festival, Mike as Screenwriter/Co-Director

* Emmy - Regional Nomination as Associate Producer & Copy Editor for Haiti: Triumph, Sorrow and the Struggle of a People

 

Related Experience 

 

* Workshop leader of Tao Zen Acting and C.O.R.E. A.C.T.I.N.G. private coaching and group workshops

* new business liason for Woodhaven Production Co. - Industrial & Commercial Video/ Narrative Film Development & Production

* Course manager for Tom Kane Film Production Workshop

* Promoter of Jim Jermanok Film Workshop

* SAG-AFTRA Actor (note: this is the Actor's union and does not affect or influence screenwriting rates or WGA status) 

* earned SAG status through a principle role in the USA Network film Hard Luck. Scenes opposite Cybill Shepherd (as her son), Wesley Snipes, and the film's Director Mario Van Peebles. 

* film judge for Miami Independent Film Festival 

 * Comedic scene with Meryl Streep and Elisabeth Shue in the theatrical release Hope Springs. Shue's bartender charater makes fun of Mike in the bar scene to the enjoyment of Ms. Streep's character.