Mikhail Sebastian (Mikhail Sevumyan)
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BiographyBaku, USSR [now Azerbaijan]
Mikhail Sebastian was born at 9:00am in Baku, February 26, 1973 to Armenian parents. He had a passion for dramatic arts since a child growing up in the former USSR. As a high school student, Mikhail had several stage appearances in various Russian plays. Directed and performed short play "Boris Godunov" based on book by famous Russian writer Alexander Pushkin. After graduation from high school, Mikhail was employed by the same school he studied at to organize the drama department, which led him, and his students to direct dance show performance based on the aspects of Turkmen culture to perform in St. Read more... Petersburg at an annual USSR all-school show competition. Mikhail's love of literature and history led him to believe acting is the place where all his dreams as a performer/actor can be realized. Mikhail considers his acting a unique place where he can not only be a part of every day dramatic situation we face on daily basis, he could also implement his own personality into any character he plays. In 1995 he came to the United States on a business visa. Having lived his life in communist USSR, the American culture was very appealing. Since the collapse of Soviet Union, Mikhail became stateless. All efforts to obtain citizenship from the republics of former USSR were useless. Continues to live and work in Los Angeles, CA. Political view: democrat. Fluent in Russian, some conversational Spanish. Love to dance, spend some time traveling alone. Enjoys fashion. Loves rain, storm. Favorite time of the year: fall and winter.