Michael Mosley stars as the good-locking, sports-loving Chicago EMT Johnny Farrell on USA Network’s new half-hour comedy series, SIRENS, which premieres Thursday, March 6 at 10/9c.
Mosley has been bringing characters to life on stage, film, and television for the past decade. On the film front, Mosley will appear in Other People’s Children, opposite Chad Michael Murray, Alexandra Breckenridge and directed by Liz Hinlein.
Born in Iowa City, Iowa, Mosley is an alumnus of the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York, and was a 2001 company member. Upon graduating he performed in numerous theatres including the SoHo Playhouse, Cherry Lane, and Michael Imperioli’s Studio Dante. He starred in Itamar Moses’ “Back Back Back” at Manhattan Theatre Club, and in 2010 starred as the Gentlemen Caller in Roundabout’s adaptation of “The Glass Menagerie” opposite Judith Ivey, Patch Darragh, and Keira Keeley. The production earned a Lucille Lortel Award for Best Revival.
Film credits include Touchstone Pictures The Proposal, Sony Pictures Home Entertainment’s The Accidental Husband, and Fox 2000 Pictures’ 27 Dresses. Mosley has also appeared in a host of independent features including Swimmers directed by Doug Sadler, where he starred alongside Cherry Jones, Sean Hatosy, and Sarah Paulson. Swimmers went to the Sundance Film Festival, and won the New American Cinema Award at the Seattle International Film Festival.
In 2006, Mosley booked a recurring role on “Kidnapped” opposite Timothy Hutton, Dana Delany, Jeremy Sisto, Olivia Thirlby, and Delroy Lindo. Later that year he was cast in “Alpha Mom” another pilot for NBC directed by Bill Lawrence, who would later remember him and cast him as a series regular in the 9th and farewell season of the hit comedy series “Scrubs.” Mosley’s role as Drew Suffin, the cynical, anti-social, med school dropout, garnered him critical acclaim. He then went on to co-star as Ted Vanderway on “Pan Am,” opposite Christina Ricci, Margot Robbie, and Kelly Garner. Other television credits include: recurring roles on “Justified,” “30 Rock, “Last Resort,” “The Education of Max Bickford” and “Castle” as Jerry Tyson, the 3XK killer. He has guest starred on numerous series including “Happy Endings,” “The Closer,” “Generation Kill” and “The Wire.” He currently recurs as Sean Moretti, Katee Sackhoff’s onscreen husband in “Longmire.”