Michael is currently dating fellow presenter Angelica Bell.
Michael graduated from Plymouth University with a BEd in drama and performance.
Michael is qualified to teach 7-12 years old in all United Kingdom curriculum subjects.
Michael had to pull out of Dancing on Ice 2008 because he broke his ankle in training.
Michael tried out for a presenting job on Blue Peter but it ultimately went to Simon Thomas.
Michael's Dancing on Ice partner is Melanie Lambert. The pair were partnered initially in 2008, but after injury forced Michael to pull out, they were partnered once again for the 2009 series.
Michael has previously swum for Britain.
Michael won a six-week presenting job on the show Whatever You Want.
Michael is a graduate of Plymouth University where he studied drama and performance.