Michael J Marks – Actor
A founding member of ORTO-Da Theatre Group and an exceptional life and acting tutor, Gibson is the cornerstone of the group.
A poet, a creator, a charismatic actor and a philosopher.
Date of birth: 12 December 1975.
Birthplace: London, England.
Meaning of name: Originates from the bible – Michael, father of Sethur (in Book of Numbers) and Michael, the son of Baaseiah (Book of Chronicles); he is also one of the four angels mentioned in the Shema Yisrael prayer: “In the name of God, God of Israel / By my right, is Michael and by my left, Gabriel / Before me, Uriel
and behind me, Raphael / And above my head, Shechinat El”
Eye colour: Brown.
Marital status: Single.
Mikey loves: Stories with added value, breakfasts, the desert, Prague; loves playing music and singing.
Mikey hates: Reality shows, salty fish, the current Israeli government with all its ministers and, of course, Hezi Cohen.
Favourite colour: Light blue.
Blood type: A (I reckon…)
Mikey believes: “Life imitates art far more than art imitates life” (Oscar Wilde).