Graduate Teaching Assistant
Michael Miranda is a graduate student in the MFA Acting program. Though he was born in Detroit, MI and has lived in the Philippines, he considers Los Angeles home. After earning a BA in Theatre Arts from California State University of Fullerton, he pursued his passion for acting and has been able to work professionally in Film, Television, Commercials, Voiceovers and Stage and is a member of SAG-AFTRA. He has been able to work with such notable actors as Jason Alexander, the late James Avery, Orlando Bloom, Tim Daly, Johnny Depp, Matthew Fox, Seth MacFarlane, Ed O’Neill, Jaime Pressly, Alicia Silverstone, and Al Pacino. Stage credits include: The Taming of the Shrew (Los Angeles); The Comedy of Errors (Las Vegas Shakespeare Co); A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Theatricum Botanicum in Topanga, CA); and This Land by Leslie Ishii (Scotland and London). Film/TV/Commercial credits include: Diet Dr. Pepper; Geek Squad; CSI (CBS), Dragnet (ABC); Family Guy (Fox); Greek (ABC Family), Haunted (UPN); Let Bob Do It (Sitcom Pilot); My Name is Earl (NBC); NCIS-LA (CBS); The Nine (ABC); Pink Collar (Sitcom Pilot); Wendell & Vinnie (Nickelodeon); Ocean’s 13; and Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest.