Michael Bakkensen

 

SAG-AFTRA, AEA, ASCAP

   Biography

Born and raised in Portland, Oregon I graduated with a BA in English & Theater from Yale and an MFA from UC San Diego. My home now is New York, shared with a lovely lady, an adorable toddler and a kitty. Favorites include poetry, guitars, convertibles, mountains, waterfalls and waves. Also, forests, got to love those forests. 

Here are some accolades for film and theater work:

2018 Best Short, Boston Int. Film Festival, Best Cast, NY Independent Film Fest, "The 6th Amendment." 

2015 IRNE Award,  Best Actor, Horace Wells Ether Dome, Huntington 

2014 Earphones Award for Best Audiobook for Salt from AudioFile Magazine

 

2010 - present

2010 - present

NATIONAL TV COMMERCIALS:

VERIZON, FIOS, DIRECT TV, MICROSOFT, MASTERCARD, DELTA, QUIZNOS, TGI FRIDAYS, CAMPBELL'S CHUNKY SOUP, BUDWESIER, KODAK

© 2020

Michael Bakkensen