Life and career
Michael Cassidy was born on on March 20, 1983, in Portland, Oregon. In 2001 he graduated from La Salle High School in Milwaukie, Oregon, and in 2003 from The New Actors Workshop in New York City.
His first major appearance on TV was playing Zach Stevens, a recurring character of the second season of the television series "The O.C.", in 2004–2005. In 2007, he portrayed the main character Cliff Wiatt in The CW television series "Hidden Palms".
In 2007-2008, he appeared in 7 episodes of Smallville, before he joined the main cast of the CW series "Privileged", portraying Charlie Hogan. Since 2012, he has played Tyler Mitchell on the TBS series "Men at Work".
In 2016, he played Jimmy Olsen in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice.