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Michael B. Silver is a Actor, Director and Writer American born on 8 july 1967 at New York City (USA)

Michael B. Silver

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Nationality USA
Birth 8 july 1967 (56 years) at New York City (USA)

Michael Buchman Silver (born July 8, 1967) is an American actor. He is perhaps best known for his recurring role as Assistant District Attorney Leo Cohen in the television series NYPD Blue.

Biography

Il commence à tourner dans deux séries en faisant de petites apparitions.

En 1992, alors âgé de 25 ans, il décroche son premier rôle au cinéma dans le film d'horreur Vendredi 13 chapitre 9 - Jason va en Enfer, neuvième volet de la populaire saga "Vendredi 13".

Durant l'année 1995 il joue dans Higher Learning avec Ice Cube et dans Programmé pour Tuer avec Denzel Washington. Puis en 98 il tourne dans La Carte du cœur avec Sean Connery et Angelina Jolie.

En 2000 il tourne dans La Revanche d'une Blonde qui est un gros succès au box office avec plus de 141 millions de dollars de recette dans le monde. Puis en 2002 il joue aux côtés de Michelle Pfeiffer dans Sam je suis Sam et l'année suivante dans Pur Sang, la légende Seabiscuit avec Tobey Maguire.

Sans devenir un acteur de premier plan, il enchaîne les séries avec des rôles récurrents dans New York Police Blues mais aussi Les Experts Miami.

En 2006 il tourne dans Unbeatable Harold, une comédie inédite en France. Par la suite il continue à tourner dans quelques épisodes de séries à succès comme Shark, Brothers and Sisters ou encore Lie To Me.
En 2010 il joue et coréalise la comédie Love Shack.

En 2011, il incarne un bijoutier de Los Angeles accusé de meurtre dans le jeu vidéo L.A. Noire.

Il est le frère de la scénariste Amanda Silver, le beau-frère du scénariste Rick Jaffa et le petit-fils du scénariste Sidney Buchman.

Usually with

Ian Gomez
Ian Gomez
(2 films)
Gary Ross
Gary Ross
(1 films)
Rick Jaffa
Rick Jaffa
(2 films)
Source : Wikidata

Filmography of Michael B. Silver (15 films)

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To the Bone, 1h47
Directed by Marti Noxon
Origin USA
Genres Drama
Actors Keanu Reeves, Lily Collins, Alanna Ubach, Liana Liberato, Carrie Preston, Lili Taylor
Roles Dr. Weiner
Rating68% 3.412063.412063.412063.412063.41206
Une jeune femme fait face à l'anorexie. Elle rencontre un médecin non conventionnel qui lui défie de faire face à sa condition et embrasser la vie.
Larry Gaye: Renegade Male Flight Attendant, 1h39
Origin USA
Genres Comedy
Themes Transport films, Aviation films
Actors Danny Pudi, Mark Feuerstein, Jayma Mays, Patrick Warburton, Henry Winkler, Jason Alexander
Roles Charles Geddes
Rating45% 2.2623352.2623352.2623352.2623352.262335
Dragueur et gaffeur, Larry Gaye ne vit que pour son métier : celui d’hôtesse de l’air. Véritable superstar au sein de sa profession, il est appelé à la rescousse lorsque la compagnie pour laquelle il travaille menace de remplacer les hôtesses de l’air par de séduisants robots. Encouragé par le novice Nathan et la charmante April, il s’engage alors dans une improbable compétition contre l'hôtesse-robot 200, afin de prouver que les rapports humains sont irremplaçables dans ce métier périlleux.
Hornet's Nest, 1h30
Directed by Millicent Shelton
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Crime
Actors Sherry Stringfield, Virginia Madsen, Michael Boatman, Robbie Amell, Michael B. Silver, Gary Basaraba
Roles Adam Goode
Rating50% 2.536362.536362.536362.536362.53636
Dans la ville de Charlotte, en Caroline du Nord, un tueur en série tue des hommes d'affaires de passage dans la ville. L'inspecteur Virginia West enquête malgré elle avec Andy Brazil, un jeune journaliste qui l'accompagne sur le terrain en vue de réaliser un reportage sur la police locale. Le jeune Brazil vit avec sa mère devenue alcoolique depuis la mort de son mari qui travaillait dans la police. La présence et les manières de Brazil exaspèrent l'inspecteur et pourtant, celui-ci s’avérera être un atout de taille pour aider à résoudre l'enquête…
Seabiscuit
Seabiscuit (2003)
, 2h20
Directed by Gary Ross
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Historical
Themes Films about animals, Sports films, Films about horses, Mise en scène d'un mammifère, Horse sports in film, Sport hippique
Actors Tobey Maguire, Jeff Bridges, Chris Cooper, William H. Macy, Elizabeth Banks, Eddie Jones
Roles Baltimore Doctor
Rating72% 3.6485353.6485353.6485353.6485353.648535
Three men, Red Pollard (Tobey Maguire), Charles S. Howard (Jeff Bridges), and Tom Smith (Chris Cooper) come together as the principal jockey, owner, and trainer of the championship horse Seabiscuit, rising from troubled times to achieve fame and success through their association with the horse.
I Am Sam
I Am Sam (2002)
, 2h12
Directed by Jessie Nelson
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy-drama
Themes Medical-themed films, Films about psychiatry, Films about disabilities, Films about autism
Actors Sean Penn, Michelle Pfeiffer, Dakota Fanning, Dianne Wiest, Loretta Devine, Richard Schiff
Roles Dr. Jaslow
Rating75% 3.7999053.7999053.7999053.7999053.799905
Sam Dawson (Sean Penn), a man with a developmental disability, is the single father of Lucy (Dakota Fanning), following their abandonment by her mother, who is revealed to be a homeless woman who "just needed a place to sleep". Despite his limitations, Sam is well-adjusted and has a supportive group of friends with developmental disabilities, as well as a kind, agoraphobic neighbor Annie (Dianne Wiest) who takes care of Lucy when Sam cannot. Though Sam provides a loving and caring environment for precocious Lucy, she soon surpasses his mental ability. Other children tease her for having a "retard" as a father, and she becomes too embarrassed to accept that she is more intellectually advanced than Sam.
Legally Blonde, 1h36
Directed by Robert Luketic
Origin USA
Genres Comedy, Romance
Themes Feminist films, Political films
Actors Reese Witherspoon, Luke Wilson, Selma Blair, Matt Davis, Victor Garber, Jennifer Coolidge
Roles Bobby
Rating64% 3.2026853.2026853.2026853.2026853.202685
In her senior year at the fictional CULA, girlish sorority president Elle Woods majors in fashion merchandising and is in love with her boyfriend, Warner Huntington III, who will attend Harvard Law School the following year. She excitedly expects him to ask her to marry him, but he breaks up with her instead, saying that he has to be with someone more "serious" if he plans on a career in politics.
Playing by Heart, 2h1
Directed by Willard Carroll
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy, Comedy-drama, Romance
Actors Gillian Anderson, Ellen Burstyn, April Grace, Sean Connery, Patricia Clarkson, Anthony Edwards
Roles Max
Rating69% 3.497693.497693.497693.497693.49769
Among the characters are a mature couple about to renew their vows (Sean Connery and Gena Rowlands); a woman (Gillian Anderson) who accepts a date offer from a stranger (Jon Stewart); a gay man dying of AIDS (Jay Mohr) and his mother (Ellen Burstyn) who has struggled to accept him; two clubbers who meet in a nightclub (Ryan Phillippe and Angelina Jolie); a couple having an affair (Anthony Edwards and Madeleine Stowe) and a man (Dennis Quaid) who tells his tragic life story to a woman he meets in a bar (Patricia Clarkson), but seems to have a strange connection to another mysterious woman. As the film continues and the stories evolve, the connections between the characters become evident. Kellie Waymire, Nastassja Kinski, Alec Mapa, Amanda Peet and Michael Emerson also have roles in the film.
Eye for an Eye, 1h37
Directed by John Schlesinger
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Crime
Themes Films about sexuality, Rape in fiction, Rape and revenge films
Actors Sally Field, Kiefer Sutherland, Ed Harris, Beverly D'Angelo, Joe Mantegna, Paul McCrane
Roles Assistant
Rating61% 3.0990853.0990853.0990853.0990853.099085
Karen McCann (Sally Field) is happily married to Mack (Ed Harris) and has two daughters, 17-year-old Julie (Olivia Burnette) (from Karen's previous marriage) and six-year-old Megan (Alexandra Kyle). She lives in a nice house in Santa Monica, California and has a good job in a museum.
Virtuosity
Virtuosity (1995)
, 1h46
Directed by Brett Leonard
Genres Science fiction, Thriller, Action, Crime
Themes Films about computing, Transport films, Films about automobiles, Political films, Road movies, Cyberpunk films, Dystopian films, Chase films
Actors Denzel Washington, Russell Crowe, Kelly Lynch, Stephen Pinella, William Forsythe, Louise Fletcher
Roles Undercover Cop
Rating55% 2.750052.750052.750052.750052.75005
In Los Angeles, Lt. Parker Barnes and John Donovan are tracking down a serial killer named SID 6.7 at a restaurant in virtual reality. SID (short for Sadistic, Intelligent, Dangerous - a VR amalgam of the most violent serial killers throughout history) puts Donovan into shock, killing him. The director overseeing the project, before Commissioner Elizabeth Deane and her associate, William Wallace, order the programmer in charge of creating SID, Dr. Darrel Lindenmeyer, to shut down the project. Barnes is a former police officer imprisoned for killing political terrorist Matthew Grimes, who killed Parker's wife and daughter and innocent bystanders. This caused Barnes to become a convicted killer and serve 17 years to life.
Higher Learning, 2h7
Directed by John Singleton
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Crime, Romance
Themes Films about racism, Films about sexuality, LGBT-related films, Gangster films, LGBT-related films, LGBT-related film, Lesbian-related films
Actors Omar Epps, Kristy Swanson, Ice Cube, Jennifer Connelly, Laurence Fishburne, Cole Hauser
Roles Frat Member
Rating64% 3.2491753.2491753.2491753.2491753.249175
At Columbus University, a fictitious college in southern California, we first see Malik Williams (Omar Epps), a black man, Kristen Connor (Kristy Swanson), a white woman, and Remy (Michael Rapaport), another white man, at the opening freshman pep rally and as they are decorating their rooms. Malik and Kristen meet in the elevator, with the nervous Kristen shielding her purse and Malik seeing this and resenting it. There is a montage of each putting up pictures and posters in their rooms. Track star Malik goes to his first practice unprepared, and is chastised severely by the coach.
The Enemy Within, 1h26
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller
Actors Forest Whitaker, Sam Waterston, Dana Delany, Jason Robards, Josef Sommer, George Dzundza
Roles Lieutenant Lonner
Rating57% 2.8513152.8513152.8513152.8513152.851315
Le colonel McCasey, du Pentagone, apprend que le général Lloyd, son supérieur direct, a publiquement mis en cause les choix du Président sur la question du budget militaire. Celui-ci, quoiqu'affaibli par la baisse de sa popularité et la résistance de son propre cabinet, maintient sa décision...
Jason Goes to Hell: The Final Friday, 1h27
Directed by Adam Marcus
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Fantasy, Horror
Themes Transport films, Serial killer films, Road movies
Actors Kane Hodder, John D. LeMay, Kari Keegan, Erin Gray, Allison Smith, Steven Culp
Roles Luke, the Boy Camper
Rating41% 2.0558752.0558752.0558752.0558752.055875
The undead serial killer Jason Voorhees, thought to be killed in Part 8, is back at Crystal Lake. As he is about to kill a woman the FBI springs a trap. After gunning him down they blow him to pieces. His remains are sent to a morgue, where the coroner becomes possessed by the demonic spirit of Jason. Jason, now in a new body, begins to kill again.