If you have seen the 2017 Netflix thriller #RealityHigh, then you’d remember Michael Provost who starred as Shannon in the movie. The talented American actor is also famous for his appearance in the TV series, Chance where he portrayed Jason Spencer and Netflix series, Insatiable where he played as Brick Armstrong, among others.
Young and talented, Michael Provost began his acting career in 2013 with his first film role in Anonymous. He currently boasts an impressive resume with several movies and TV series to his credit. Here, you’d learn more about Michael’s journey to fame and how it all started including his early life, family and other facts. Read on…
Michael Provost – Bio (Age)
The #RealityHigh actor was born as Michael James Provost in Atlanta, Georgia, on the 24th of January 1998. He is the third out of five children born to his parents and was raised in a close-knit American family. Nothing much is known about his parents including their names and what they do for a living. However, we do know that Provost is of mixed ethnic descent which includes Scottish, French, Canadian and Irish ancestry while his nationality is American.
From a very young age, Michael started developing an interest in the performing arts. Hence, during his high school days, he participated in several plays and other stage performances organized by his school. Although he has not disclosed the high school he attended, it is known that he completed high school before the inception of his acting career.
Career And Rise to Prominence
After he left school, Michael Provost made his acting debut with his first role in the 2011 short movie, Anonymous. He also made his TV debut with a minor role in Reed Between the Lines later in the same year. Two years later, he portrayed the role of Columbus in a short drama, Columbus. That same year, he appeared as the acting double for Asa Butterfield in Ender’s Game.
2014 saw the actor appearing in movies such as Hear No Evil as Rick and The Novice where he portrayed Reggie Jones. The following year, he featured in Barely Lethal as Jock #2, Memorial Day as Jared, and Being Dexter as Vince. In 2016, he played the role of Henry Barnes alongside Burt Reynolds and Sophia Watson in Elbow Grease.
He rose to the mainstream in 2017, following his remarkable performance in the Netflix film, #RealityHigh where he portrayed the role of Shannon alongside Keith Powers, Nesta Cooper, and Ann Winters. Later in 2017, he also made guest appearances in TV series including Six, The Case for Christ, and Chance. Michael got his breakthrough in 2018, through his role as Brick Armstrong in the Netflix series, Insatiable. He also played the role of Ben in the series, Shameless in the same year. His latest projects include the 2019 series Lucifer where he portrayed Nate Mifflin and Saving Zoe where he played Parker.
Brothers And Family
Like we inferred above, Michael Provost was born into an American family. He is one of the five children born to his parents whose identities are currently unknown. He has two older brothers and two younger brothers. Just like his parents, nothing much is known about his brothers including their names and what they are up to at the moment. Obviously, the actor doesn’t enjoy sharing the details of his personal life with the media.
Regarding his personal life and relationships, Michael is equally tight-lipped and has not given any insights regarding if he is in a relationship and who his partner is. He might have a girlfriend but has decided to keep it under wrap to avoid getting mixed up in rumors and controversies. Apparently, he is currently focused on reaching the apex of his acting career.
The #RealityHigh actor, who is of average height, stands at a height of 5 feet 8 inches (173 cm). Michael also has an enviable physique and outstanding body measurements; nevertheless, the details of his body measurements are currently unknown. His other distinctive features include his light brown hair and a pair of dark brown eyes.
Other Interesting Facts About Michael Provost
1. His astrological sign is Aquarius
2. The actor has starred in a good number of projects and has made an impressive net worth for himself. According to several sources, his net worth has been estimated to be $400,000 which will definitely increase in the near future.
3. Michael Provost is also active on social media platforms such as Twitter and Instagram where he has amassed a huge fan following.