Michael made his acting debut in the television series Chalkface where he has featured the role of Paul Moon. After a couple of years, he appeared in a television police drama series, Between the Lines, which was created by J. C. Wilsher. The co-stars of the series are Neil Pearson, Tom Georgeson, Siobhan Redmond, and Hugh Ross.
Michael made his film debut in a British romantic comedy movie, Notting Hill, which was directed by Roger Michell. The co-stars of the movie are Julia Roberts, Hugh Grant, and Rhys Ifans. The movie became a huge hit and grossed $364 million at the box office while the budget of the movie was $42 million.
After a year, Michael appeared in another British comedy movie, Relative Values, which was directed by Eric Styles and featured actors of the movie are: William Baldwin, Jeanne Tripplehorn, and Stephanie Beacham. He has also appeared in the Ernie Barbarash's action movie Assassination Games. The total budget for the film was $8 million.
Similarly, Michael appeared in numerous hit movies and television series including Wilfred, All Forgotten, Deadlines, The Shoelace, Prisoners of the Sun, The Bill, Agatha Christie's Poirot, Bad Girls, Eros Unleashed, Silent Witness, Material Girl, Frankenstein's Wedding, Wizards vs Aliens, and Hetty Feather.
Michael is a British by nationality and belongs to white ethnicity. He married his longtime girlfriend, an English film, television, theatre, actress, Caroline Catz. After marriage, the couple blessed with two children: son, Sonny Joe, and daughter, Honor Ray. He lives a happy married life along with his wife and children and the couple has no any rumor of divorce.
Michale earns a huge amount of money from his professional acting career; however, his exact figure of net worth and salary is yet under review. Besides, his wife is also a professional actress who earns a huge amount of money. Her current net worth is estimated to be $1.2 Million and current salary is $147,400.