Michael Jibson (born 16 December 1980) is an Olivier award winning English actor, writer and director. He is married to the actress Caroline Sheen. His father, Tim Jibson, works in local radio in Hull. His brother is the actor/director and producer Paul Jibson. Michael grew up in Hessle and attended Hessle High School. He made his West End debut at the age of 14 in as a member of Fagin's Gang in Oliver! at the London Palladium, directed by Sam Mendes. He went on to join the National Youth Music Theatre of which he is now a patron. He later trained at the Guildford School of Acting where he obtained a BA Hons degree. Jibson's film work includes Flyboys, The Bank Job, Lecture 21, Red Mist, Devils Bridge, Cemetery Junction, Panic Button, the factory foreman in the film version of Les Misérables, A Viking Saga: The Darkest Day, Hammer of the Gods, The Fifth Estate, Good People, The Riot Club, Beauty and the Beast, Star Wars: The Last Jedi, and Hunter Killer. In 2014, Michael co-wrote the independent film The Lighthouse, based the tragic story of the Smalls Lighthouse in 1801. The Lighthouse is the story of two Lighthouse keepers, Thomas Howell and Thomas Griffith who were stranded on The Smalls Islands; a small cluster of rocks approximately 20 miles (32 km) west of the Pembrokeshire coast in Wales. Michael also starred as Thomas Howell opposite Welsh actor Mark Lewis Jones. The feature film was written and then selected by the Welsh Ffilm Cymru emerging talent scheme Cinematic and awarded a budget of £300,000 in conjunction with the British Film Institute (BFI), BBC Films, S4C and Soda Pictures. The film received a cinematic release in Wales and was released on DVD and VOD in 2016 in the UK, receiving positive reviews. "The Lighthouse is a welcome beacon of quality in a genre often happy to rely on cheap tricks and easy scares and offers so much more, amply rewarding those who are willing to embrace its blunt and brittle world" – Starburst'.
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