John Michie Biography

Published On Aug 23, 2016
Facts of John Michie
Date of Birth: 1956 , October-24
Birth Nation: Myanmar [Burma]
Height: 5 Feet 11 Inch
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John has been in love with love of his life Carol since a long time. It is also believed that they have also tied their married knot as a loving husband and wife. As a couple, they have already welcomed three children together. Carol is a former Hot Gossip dancer. His nationality is Scottish and he is of white ethnicity.

At the age of 12, John moved to Edinburgh, Scotland with his parents. Few years later, he got enrolled at Glenalmond College. When he was 19 years old, he moved to Australia on a cargo ship. There he herded cattle as a jackaroo. He also worked at the Traverse Theatre in Edinburgh as a stage hand where he induced his interest in acting. He has been involved in acting since 1980. That year, he appeared in the play A Private Matter at the Donovan Maule Theatre, Nairobi. Three years later, he starred in the movie A Passage to India. In 1989, he portrayed the role of Roddy in the movie Conquest of the South Pole. This movie was directed by Gillies MacKinnon. In 1990s, he appeared in the movies like Truth or Dare, Daphne & Apollo, Monk Dawson and To Walk with Lions. In 1996, he portrayed the role of Tim Morris in the TV series London Bridge. He got his rise in fame at the end of 1990s after he began starring the role of DI Ross in a Scottish detective television programme Taggart. He is also critically acclaimed for his role in the TV series like Coronation Street, Holby City and Casualty. He has also established himself as a voice artist. He is known for his voice role in the movies like Monster Moves, Big, Bigger, Biggest, The Gunpowder Plot and many more. In 2011, he narrated in the National Geography documentary London Underground Revealed. His net worth is in millions.

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Born in Myanmar (Burma)

October 24 , 1956

Five feet and eleven inches tall, John Michie was born in the mid 1950s in Myanmar (Burma). He spent his childhood days in Kenya till he was 12 years old. His nationality is Scottish and he is of white ethnicity.

Worked at Australia

1975

At the age of 12, John moved to Edinburgh, Scotland with his parents. Few years later, he got enrolled at Glenalmond College. When he was 19 years old, he moved to Australia on a cargo ship. There he herded cattle as a jackaroo.

Performed in the stage play, A Private Matter

1980

He worked at the Traverse Theatre in Edinburgh as a stage hand where he induced his interest in acting. He has been involved in acting since 1980. That year, he appeared in the play A Private Matter at the Donovan Maule Theatre, Nairobi.

Appeared in the movie, A Passage to India

1984

In 1984, he starred in the movie A Passage to India. In 1989, he portrayed the role of Roddy in the movie Conquest of the South Pole. This movie was directed by Gillies MacKinnon. In 1990s, he appeared in the movies like Truth or Dare, Daphne & Apollo, Monk Dawson and To Walk with Lions.

Appeared in the television series, Taggart

1988

 In 1996, he portrayed the role of Tim Morris in the TV series London Bridge. He got his rise in fame at the end of 1990s after he began starring the role of DI Ross in a Scottish detective television programme Taggart. 

Played the voice role in the movie Monster Moves

2008

He is known for his voice role in the movies like Monster Moves, Big, Bigger, Biggest, The Gunpowder Plot and many more. In 2011, he narrated in the National Geography documentary London Underground Revealed. He is also known for his voice role in the How Things Work. 

Presented the show, Murder Capital

2007

Besides being an actor, he is also known for being a presenter. In 2007, he presented a documentary Murder Capital. Murder Capital is an hour long documentary and this documentary was produced by STV for The Crime & Investigation Network. 

Appeared in the television series, Casualty

2014

He is famous for starring the role of Guy Self in a British soap opera Casualty. He was first seen in this soap opera in 2014. He is also critically acclaimed for his role in the TV series like Coronation Street and Holby City.