• Michael Rady is an American television and film actor
• He is best known for his roles in "Emily Owens M.D." and "Timeless"
• He is currently working on the series "Chicago Med"
• Michael is married to actress Rachael Kemery and they have 3 children
• He is an environmental activist and enjoys gardening and woodworking
Who is Michael Rady?
Michael is an American television and film actor, best known to the world for portraying such recurring characters as Dr. Micah Barnes in the TV series “Emily Owens M.D.” (2012-2013) and Nicholas Keynes in the TV series “Timeless” (2018), among many other roles that he has secured in his career so far.
Where is Michael Rady now?
In recent years, Michael has been pretty busy, working with the Hallmark channel on such television movies as “The Christmas Bow” (2020), “A New Year’s Resolution” (2021), and others.
Currently, Michael is working on the medical drama series “Chicago Med”, portraying Dr. Matt Cooper. He joined the series in 2021 and has appeared in 10 episodes so far.
Michael Rady Wiki: Age, Childhood, and Education
Michael Rady was born on 20 August 1981 under the Leo zodiac sign, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. The son of John G. Rady and Annette Gattone Rady, he hasn’t talked much about his family, and his parents’ vocations are unknown. Moreover, there is no information on whether he has any siblings or not.
Michael attended St. Joseph’s Preparatory School, and after matriculation, he enrolled at Temple University, from which he obtained a Bachelor’s degree in theater.
Michael made his acting debut as Kostos in the award-winning romantic comedy-drama film “The Sisterhood of Traveling Pants” (2005), starring Alexis Bledel, America Ferrera and Amber Tamblyn. He earned high praise for his work, and earned a Teen Choice Award nomination in the category for Choice Movie Breakout Performance. He reprised the role of Kostos in the sequel “The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2” in 2008, which became even a bigger commercial hit than the first installment. However, it failed to win any awards.
Meantime in 2007, he appeared in the action-adventure film “The Guardian”, with Kevin Costner, Ashton Kutche, and Sela Ward in the lead roles, then joined the main cast of the Primetime Emmy Award-nominated thriller-drama series “Sleeper Cell”, starring Michael Ealy, Oded Fehr and Henri Lubatti.
Also in 2008, Michael portrayed Doug Stephens in the short-lived TV drama series “Swingtown”, with Molly Parker, Jack Davenport and Grant Show, and joined the main cast of the TV comedy-drama series “Greek”, with Clark Duke, Scott Michael Foster and Spencer Grammer in the lead roles.
Rise to Prominence
Michael was making progress as an actor with every new role. In 2009, he was selected as Jonah Miller in the long-running TV series “Melrose Place”, and starred in the drama film “InSearchOf”, written and directed by Zeke Zelker, co-starring Emily Grace and Keith Nobbs.
He continued his career with television roles, first as Luther Wainwright in the TV procedural crime-drama series “The Mentalist” (2011-2012), and then as Dr. Micah Barnes in the TV series “Emily Owens M.D.” (2012-2013).
Later in 2013, he starred in the romantic comedy film “Random Encounters” with Meghan Markle and Sean Young, followed by an appearance in the horror-thriller film “The Occupants”, starring Kristen Ariza, Ashanti Brown and Macey Cruthird, and then portrayed Chris Jameson in the award-winning sci-fi action-drama series “Intelligence” the same year.
Moreover, he was Lachlan Moore in the Primetime Emmy Award-nominated comedy series “Jane the Virgin” for ten episodes from 2014 to 2016, and concurrently, in 2014 he secured his first Hallmark TV starring role as Quentin in “Cloudy With a Chance of Love,” and in 2015, he portrayed Derric Henderson in the television movie “It Had to Be You”.
In 2016, he joined the cast of the Primetime Emmy Award-nominated drama series “UnReal”, then had another starring role, in the Hallmark movie “Christmas in Homestead”, co-starring Taylor Cole and Brooklyn Rae Silzer. He impressed Hallmark producers and received yet another leading role, as Jack in the movie “A Joyous Christmas” in 2017.
The following year, Michael appeared in eight episodes of the popular TV action adventure-drama series “Timeless”, and starred in the action horror-comedy film “Secret Santa”, alongside Drew Lynch and Debra Sullivan.
Since 2018, he has appeared in several Hallmark movies, which has made him one of the most popular actors in made-for-television movies. Some of the titles include “Christmas at Pemberley Manor” (2018), in which he portrayed William Darcy, co-starring Jessica Lowndes and Ben Estus, then “Love to the Rescue” (2019), and “Two Turtle Doves” in 2019 as well. In 2020, he starred with Natalie Hall and Michael Karl Richards in “You’re Bacon Me Crazy”.
His most recent Hallmark appearance was in the romantic drama “A New Year’s Resolution”, with Aimee Teegarden and Elise Bauman in 2021.
As of mid- 2022, Michael Rady’s net worth has been estimated to be around $800,000, earned through his successful career as an actor, during which he’s appeared in about 50 film and TV titles.
Personal Life, Married, Wife, Children
There are no secrets when it comes to Michael’s personal life. He’s been married to actress Rachael Kemery since 2010, and the couple has welcomed three children, sons Ellington and August in 2012 and 2014, and daughter Olive born in 2016.
Michael’s wife, Rachael, was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA, on 2 May 1984, and is an actress as well. Some of her most popular roles include as Dee in the short film “Sarah + Dee” in 2007, then as Shea in the film “InSearchOf” (2009), and as Sarah in the film “Secret Santa” (2018), among several other roles.
Appearance and Vital Statistics
Prominent actor Michael has dark brown hair and brown eyes. He stands at the height of 6ft (1.83m), weighs approximately 171lbs (78kgs), with vital statistics of 42-32-15, and he has a slim figure.
Hobbies, Interests, and Trivia
Michael has a few hobbies; he’s a prolific gardener and woodworker.
He has also been interested in surfing, and is tremendously invested in leading a healthy lifestyle. He exercises daily, and has been a vegan for the better part of his life.
He has used his popularity to address numerous social issues, and has supported the Black Lives Matter movement, and has spread the importance of preserving nature and the environment.