On the big screen, Michael was the voice of Frankie in the DreamWorks Academy Award®-nominated film Shark Tale. Currently, he's filming The Lovely Bones, an upcoming movie based on Alice Sebold's best-selling book.
Acting isn't Michael's only talent. Over the years, he's written five episodes of The Sopranos and penned the screen adaptation of Mario Puzo's Omerta for Miramax. In the '90s, he wrote and executive-produced Spike Lee's Summer of Sam.
Other films include, Goodfellas, Jungle Fever, Malcolm X and Dead Presidents.