Michael Galvin is well known to New Zealand audiences. He is has been on Shortland Street for most of the time is has been on air and has made a name for himself.
He has a large career, dating back from plays like Ladies Night and Blue Sky Boys. During his break from Shortland Street, he starred in local shows and films before returning in 2001. His short stories have appeared in New Zealand collections and has made a few plays in the past few years. He is married to Melissa Galvin, an artist, and has a daughter.