Michael Zegen


Michael Zegen currently stars as Joel Maisel on the critically acclaimed Amazon series “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel,” created by Amy Sherman-Palladino. Previous TV: “Boardwalk Empire” (Benny “Bugsy” Siegel), “The Walking Dead,” “Girls,” “How to Make it in America,” “Happyish” and all seven seasons of FX’s “Rescue Me.” Film: Frances Ha, Brooklyn, The Seagull, Adventureland, Taking Woodstock and the upcoming The Stand-In, opposite Drew Barrymore. On stage, Michael starred as Marco in the Tony Award-winning revival of A View From the Bridge (dir. Ivo Van Hove), and he originated the roles of Ted in The New Group’s production of Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice, Jesse Eisenberg’s The Spoils (dir. Scott Elliott) and Liam Haber in Joshua Harmon’s Bad Jews (dir. Daniel Aukin) for Roundabout Theater Co. Michael was raised by parents who love musicals, so this is for them.