Whaley, Michael

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Whaley, Michael


Raised in Long Beach, CA; mother an actress; married. Education: Occidental College, B.A. Religion: Christian.


Agent—House of Representatives, 400 South Beverly Dr., Suite 101, Beverly Hills, CA 90212.


Actor, producer, director, and writer. Producer or executive producer and director of nearly thirty music videos; Noir Film (music video production company), cofounder and partner, 1992.

Awards, Honors:

Image Award nomination, best stage production, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, 2001, for Glasshouse.


Television Appearances; Series:

Dr. Wesley "Wes" Hayes, Sisters, NBC, 1995–96.

Detective Nathan Brubaker, Profiler, NBC, 1996–97.

Detective Paul Armstrong, a recurring role, Early Edition, CBS, 1999–2000.

Detective Bernstein, a recurring role, CSI: Miami, CBS, 2002–2003.

Television Appearances; Movies:

Jack, Running Against Time, USA Network, 1990.

FBI Agent, Under Cover (also known as The Company), Fox, 1991.

Sanford Watts, Twice Upon a Time, Lifetime, 1998.

Officer Fredericks, The Poseidon Adventure (also known as The New Poseidon Adventure), NBC, 2005.

Television Appearances; Pilots:

Franklin, Boy Meets Girl, NBC, 1993.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

Second guy, "Radio Free Hillman," A Different World, NBC, 1989.

"Life without Possibility: Parts 1 & 2," Midnight Caller, NBC, 1990.

Sam Boyce, "Second Sight," Hunter, NBC, 1990.

Bailiff, "The Great Waldo," Gabriel's Fire, ABC, 1991.

"Badfellas," L.A. Law, NBC, 1991.

Washpendle Sykes, "Master Magician," I'll Fly Away, NBC, 1992.

Tony, "The Jessica and Tony Story," Grapevine, CBS, 1992.

Young Philip, "Will Gets Committed," The Fresh Prince of Bel–Air, NBC, 1992.

Mitch, "My Cups Runneth Over," Living Single (also known as My Girls), Fox, 1994.

Felix, "You Gotta Have Heart," Beverly Hills, 90210, Fox, 1995.

Pete, "Leapin' Lizards," Frasier, NBC, 1995.

Pete, "Love Bites Dog," Frasier, NBC, 1996.

Michael Garber, "Significant Others," Party of Five, Fox, 1997.

Frank, "Party, Party," Hangin' with Mr. Cooper, ABC, 1997.

Prosecutor, "Cruel and Unusual," Vengeance Unlimited (also known as Mr. Chapel), ABC, 1998.

Mark, "It's Who You Sleep With," Any Day Now, Lifetime, 1998.

Mr. Busey, "Hazed and Confused," ER, NBC, 1998.

Riker, "Daddy's Girl," Sons of Thunder, CBS, 1999.

Detective Carlton, "Miracles," JAG, CBS, 2001.

Detective Carlton, "Salvation," JAG, CBS, 2001.

Mr. Hampton, "Don't Give Up," Any Day Now, Lifetime, 2001.

Appeared in an episode of Strong Medicine, Lifetime.

Film Appearances:

Tyrone, Class Act, Warner Bros., 1992.

Detective Miller, Separate Lives, Trimark Pictures, 1995.

Marcus, Retiring Tatiana, Tapeworm Video Distributors, 2000.

Michael, Fair Game, Urbanworks, 2005.

Film Work:

Executive producer and director, Fair Game, Urbanworks, 2005.

Stage Work:

Producer and director, Glasshouse, Wilshire Ebell Theatre, Los Angeles, 1988, then 1990–91.


Stage Plays:

Glasshouse, Wilshire Ebell Theatre, Los Angeles, 1988, then 1990–91.


Fair Game, Urbanworks, 2005.