- TV commercial for Ivory Soap Liquid - Actor - Michael Cartel landed one of three male acting spots for a commercial and job print from a cattle-call audition of some 2,000 teenage actors at the Screen Gems Burbank ranch (filmed at nearby Griffith Park). One of the other winning actors was 19-year old Tim Matheson.
Michael Arian | Michael Cartel | Hernandez | Ralph
5' 9" (1.75 m)
Did You Know?
[Introduction at the Austin 'Ritz Cinema' 2014 premiere of Runaway Nightmare
(1982) ] The marque out front says that this is 'The life's work of a dedicated lunatic.' I would like to thank those responsible for that surpassing compliment.
According to a recent DNA test, Mike Cartel is 5.3% Greek; 6.9% Iberian (Spanish); 17.2% English; 29.1% Irish, Scottish and Welsh and 41.5% Scandinavian (Viking). At 14, Cartel said he was likely a mongrel mix. If he meant a large gene pool, he may have been correct.