Michael Rosenbaum

Biography: Familiar to television addicts for sporting the trademark chrome-dome as the pre-criminal mastermind Lex Luthor on television's Smallville, self-assured actor Michael Rosenbaum has also provided voice-over work for such comic-book inspired animated series as Batman Beyond and Justice League.

Born in Oceanside, Long Island, in July of 1972, Rosenbaum began his acting career in high school by landing a role in a play on a bet. Subsequently enamored with the stage, Rosenbaum earned a B.A. in theater and communications from Western Kentucky University. Continuing to act on-stage but hungering for more challenging roles, the aspiring actor packed his bags and set his sights on New York.

Performing in off-Broadway plays and low-budgeted independent films, Rosenbaum fueled his passion and became familiar to nighttime television viewers in a recurring role as the "Amsterdam Kid" on Late Night with Conan O'Brien. It wasn't long before Rosenbaum was cast in the WB series Tom
(starring Tom Arnold), and feature roles began to follow shortly after.

Turning up in such films as Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil (1997) and Urban Legend (1998), Rosenbaum would alternate between television (Zoe, Duncan, Jack & Jane and The Zeta Project) and film (Sweet November and Rave Macbeth) before turning up as one of a trio of gender-bending college students (alongside Harland Williams and Barry Watson) in 2002's Sorority Boys. In addition to acting, Rosenbaum is an avid hockey player/fan as well as a musician.

Michael Rosenbaum's Scores

Average career score: 30
Highest Metascore: 50 Hit and Run
Lowest Metascore: 7 Back in the Day
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 0 out of 9
  2. Negative: 8 out of 9
9 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
7 Back in the Day Jan 17, 2014 Director / Executive Producer / Writer / Jim Owens 3.1
50 Hit and Run Aug 22, 2012 Cast / Gil / Gil Rathbinn 6.1
36 Father of Invention Oct 14, 2011 Eddie 4.2
18 Kickin It Old Skool Apr 27, 2007 Kip 3.5
39 Bringing Down the House Mar 7, 2003 Todd Gendler 4.9
36 Poolhall Junkies Feb 28, 2003 Danny 8.8
25 Sorority Boys Mar 22, 2002 Adam/Adina 6.8
27 Sweet November Feb 16, 2001 Brandon/Brandy 7.3
35 Urban Legend Sep 25, 1998 Parker Riley 7.5