|Mike Faist Quick Info|
|Date of Birth||January 5, 1992|
Mike Faist is an American actor who rose to fame with his portrayal of Connor Murphy in the Broadway musical Dear Evan Hansen and Morris Delancey in Newsies.
Michael David Faist
Gahanna, Ohio, United States
In 2009, Mike completed his studies at Gahanna Lincoln High School.
Then, he went on to enroll at the American Musical and Dramatic Academy. However, he decided to quit his training shortly after completing his 2nd semester in order to attend auditions.
- Father – Kurt Faist
- Mother – Julia Faist
- Siblings – He has a sister.
- Others – Christopher (Older Half-Brother), Mike has 1 more half-brother.
Mike is represented by Abrams Artists Agency.
6 ft or 183 cm
74 kg or 163 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Mike has dated –
- Alexis Evans-Krueger
Race / Ethnicity
Half of Mike’s left eye is brown whereas the other half is blue.
- He sports a wavy long hairstyle.
- Mike’s left eye is half brown and half blue
Mike Faist Favorite Things
- Food – Egg, turkey, avocado on a whole wheat bagel
- Condiment – Sriracha
- Item To Collect – Scripts
- Drink – Bourbon
Mike Faist Facts
- He was brought up in Gahanna, Ohio and at the age of 17, he relocated to New York.
- Mike was an infant when he was adopted by a family with a real estate business.
- His adoptive parents Julia and Kurt Faist are of German descent.
- Faist met his birth mom for the first time since he was adopted at the age of 17. He once stated in an interview that, his mother’s side of the family are mostly pilots by profession.
- The first stage production that he appeared in was for The Wizard of Oz.
- He played the originating character of Connor Murphy in Dear Evan Hansen that earned him a nomination for a Tony Award and won a shared Grammy Award. He also originated the character of Morris Delancey in Newsies that airs on Disney.
- Mike loves to spend his free time in places that are surrounded by nature.
- He mostly prefers dogs as opposed to cats.
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