Michael Chernus is American stage and film actor. Born August 8, 1977 in Ohio, he attended Rocky River High School. He's an alum of Julliard School's Drama Division. Michael is an accomplished stage performer, winning the Obie Award in 2011 for his performance in In The Wake, a Public Theater production in New York City. He's performed in several acclaimed plays in NY with notable companies like Roundabout Theatre and The Atlantic Theatre Company. Michael has appeared in The Bourne Legacy (2012), The Messenger (2009), Men In Black 3 (2012), Captain Phillips (2013) and Orange is the New Black. He plays Gary in the film People, Places, Things (2015) where he's shirtless for a scene.