Michael Ensign trained at The London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art. He spent the first ten years of his career working in England, including three years as a member of The Royal Shakespeare Company, playing the leading man (Donald) in Irene. He has performed in London’s West End, Royal Court Theatre and British Repertory theatres.
Ensign has lived in Los Angeles since 1979. His film work includes Titanic, Ghostbusters, War Games, Midnight Express, Seabiscuit, Down With Love, Bringing Down the House, Confessions of a Dangerous Mind and over thirty other feature films.
His television work is extensive, including Friends, C.S.I., Monk, Cold Case and Boston Legal, on which he plays Judge Daniel Resnick. He has just completed Ladies of the House, for Hallmark.