- His recent role as Bob Guccione in Manhunt: Unibomer on Discovery.
- An upcoming film, Woman Walks Ahead, with Jessica Chastain
- The unpredictability of the business
- The unique cultural impact of being from Iraqi/Irish descent
- Learning a lesson the hard way and the importance of auditioning
- Confidence, arrogance, and a healthy ego
- Keeping it all inside
- Playing guitar and being a musician
- Self soothing
- The neurotic and infantile desire to want the attention of everybody
- And a few other unexpected topics…
During his interview, Michael mentioned a few things worth looking up:
- Prem Rawat and the Prem Rawat Foundation
- Alan Alda’s new book If I Understood You, Would I Have This Look on My Face?: My Adventures in the Art and Science of Relating and Communicating.
With permission, this episode features a bit of the tune Heartbreak off of Mike Casey’s new album The Sound of Surprise: Live at the Side Door. You can pick up that album HERE on iTunes or off Mike’s website HERE. Mike is a great saxophone player and an independent musician that is hustling his ass off. Keep up with him HERE on Facebook or HERE on Instagram.