Nov. 16th, 1972
Michael Irby's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2010 - Faster
2009 - Law Abiding Citizen
2005 - Flightplan
2001 - The Last Castle
Guest TV Roles
Navy Cap. David Ortega M.D.
Agent Felix Perez
Michael Clinton Irby (born November 16, 1972) is an American film and television actor. He is known for portraying Sergeant First Class Charles Grey in The Unit.
Born in Palm Springs, California and grew up in Cabazon, California, the son of Ernie and Cindy Irby. He has two brothers, Jason and Ernest III.
With a lifelong love for soccer, he played in Europe as part of Team USA before he was forced to give it up due to injury.
Following the end of his soccer career, he went to college where his drama professor encouraged him to pursue a career in theater at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts, New York.
He is married to Susan Matus, whom he met whilst studying in New York, and they have a son.
- Good friends with his Unit costar Max Martini.
- His parents are Cindy and Ernie Irby and he has two brothers Ernie and Jason Irby.
- Attended College of the Desert, Palm Desert, CA and Orange Coast College, Costa Mesa, CA.
- Has a passion for writing poetry, specifically spoken-word. Grabbing the attention of the producers, his original poetry has been incorporated into his storylines. He can be seen performing in various clubs around the Los Angeles area.
- Is a avid motorcycle rider who most recently rode in Love Ride 2007, along with his Unit co-stars Max Martini and Robert Patrick.
- Grew up in Cabazon, California.
- An outstanding soccer player who at one time played in Europe for Team USA.
- Has a son.