Michael had a small role in the film Notting Hill.
Michael has dark brown eyes.
He is a supporter of the charities Amnesty and Greenpeace.
He can play the guitar, and does swimming and yoga to keep fit.
Supports Chelsea football club.
He has a son, named Sonny (b. 2001), with actress partner Caroline Catz. They met on the set of the TV programme "The Bill" (1984).