Michael Polish (El Centro, California; October 30, 1970) is an American actor, producer, screenwriter and film director known for works such as Twin Falls Idaho (1999), Northfork (2003) and The Astronaut Farmer (2006). Michael was born in the California City of El Centro in 1970, his father is of Austrian descent and his mother is Mexican. He has a twin brother named Mark Polish, along with the one who works in his projects as co-director, screenwriter and actor, being known in the world of cinema as the Polish brothers. He debuted as an actor in 1996 for his role as a cenobital twin in the film Hellraiser: Bloodline, directed by Alan Smithee. Two years later he married Jo Strettell, a makeup artist with whom he had a daughter named Jasper Polish. They divorced in 2004 after 8 years of marriage. In 1999, he wrote, directed and participated as an actor in the film Twin Falls Idaho film. Two years later he married Jo Strettell, a makeup artist with a daughter named Jasper Polish.
Movies & TV shows
American Traitor: The Trial of Axis Sally
Despite the backlash from his country, James Laughlin accepted the case to defend Gillars. Propaganda was used by the US in Europe. In order to survive the dark and dangerous world of the Third Reich,...
The story of a man who wakes up in bed suffering from memory loss after being in an accident, only to begin to suspect that his wife may not be his real wife and that a web of lies and deceit deepen i...
Some Kind of Hate
When a troubled teen is being bullied, he accidentally conjures up the ghost of another person. An unstoppable force on a mission of gruesome retribution, Moira was once pushed to suicide by a teenage...
90 Minutes in Heaven
A man who was in a terrible car crash is pronounced dead only to come back to life an hour and a half later.
The film centers on a successful author who is forced to confront his high school crush when he returns home to deliver his graduation address. A sexy high school senior invites the author to the prom...
For Lovers Only
FOR LOVERS ONLY is a story of a MAN and a WOMAN in love. After seeing each other for the first time in years while on separate work assignments in Paris, the LOVERS flee together and travel by train, ...
The Smell of Success
The life of Mr was ended in a tragic accident. Rose, the genius behind Rose's Manure Company, the livelihood of its loyal fleet of salesmen threatens to go, as they say, into the toilet. Rosemary is t...
The Astronaut Farmer
After his father died, Charles Farmer left the Air Force to save his family's ranch. He owes his bank money. He has a rocket in his barn that he wants to use for space travel. It's his dream, that's w...
The Bridge of San Luis Rey
The Bridge of San Luis Rey is American author Thornton Wilder's second novel, first published in 1927 to worldwide acclaim. It tells the story of several interrelated people who die in the collapse of...
Bare Knuckle Filming: The Construction Of Northfork
The making of a documentary.
The Good Thief
A gambler plans to steal a priceless collection of art from the world-class Casino Riviera in Monte Carlo.
We are angels. Northfork will cease to exist in the next two days. Northfork is going to be flooded in 1955 to make way for a new hydroelectric project.
Kermit's Swamp Years
At 12 years old, Kermit the Frog and best friends Goggles and Croaker travel outside their homes in the swamps of the Deep South to do something extraordinary with their lives.
Twin Falls Idaho
Francis and Blake Falls are Siamese twins who live in a neat little room in a rundown hotel. While sharing some organs, Blake is always fit and Francis is very sickly. Into their world comes a young l...
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