Mike Messier is an award-winning Screenwriter, Director, TV host and Actor.
Awards have included a Regional Emmy Nomination for work as Associate Producer on documentary Haiti: Triumph, Struggle and the Sorrow of a People, in addition to several screenwriting accolades including two awards for Fight or Play Basketball, a coming of age feature film screenplay.
Recent work includes the screenplay for the soon-to-be released horror film Anders Manor starring Christina Robinson (Dexter), Kevin Nash (Magic Mike) and Sully Erna of Godsmack, also co-starring Mike Messier as roughneck hunter Ole Bayton. The film was produced by Tommy DeNucci of Woodhaven Media and is set to release in late 2017.
Current projects also include Disregard the Vampire: A Mike Messier Documentary currently being sent to festivals, the award-winning short film Thanksgiving, and Distance from Avalon, a VamPire FanTasy stage play, under development for an early 2017 workshop performance. Additionally, Mike has also been working with the Boston-based ‘Play in a Day Festival’ as Writer/Director/Host and is using this experience as a launching point for his own stage plays.
As an Actor, Mike has shared scenes with Meryl Streep and Elisabeth Shue in Hope Springs, Wesley Snipes and Cybill Shepherd (as her son) in Hard Luck, Frances McDormand and Richard Jenkins in Olive Kitteridge among others. Mike is available for consultation as an Acting Coach, screenwriter, and screenplay consultant.
Mike’s TV show Messier Mantra features Mike as an interviewer and host for fascinating guests from the worlds of Entertainment, Sports, Environmental concerns and Holistic medicine. Popular episodes have included writer/artist Geena Matuson, Boxing promoter Jimmy Burchfield Sr and film producer David Gere.
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