Mig Macario - Biography

Last Modified: Nov 8, 2022

Mig Macario
Nick Name: Mig
Profession: Actor
Best Known For: Velvet Buzzsaw (TV series)
Salary: Under Review
Net Worth: Under Review

Personal Details

Born on : March 16, 1970 (age 53)
Birth Name /
Full Name:
Miguelito Macario Andaluz
Birth Place: Atimonan, Quezon, Philippines
Horoscope: Pisces
Father's Name: N/A
Mother's Name: N/A
Siblings: N/A
Ethnicity: Filipino
Nationality: Canadian


Sexual Orientation: Gay
Marital Status: Single

Body Measurements

Height: 1.68 meter (5 feet 6 inch)
Weight: 77 kg (169.76 lb)
Hair Color: Bald
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Shoe Size: N/A
Bicep Size: N/A
Chest Size: N/A
Waist Size: N/A

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Who is Mig Macario?

Mig Macario is an actor by profession and Canadian by nationality. He is well known for starring in Once Upon A Time as Bashful, Velvet Buzzsaw, Ruby Herring Mysteries, Sanctuary, and The Troop.

Mig Macario – Age, Parents, Siblings

Mig Macario’s birth took place on March 16, 1970, in Atimonan, Quezon, Philippines. He was born Miguelito Macario Andaluz and was named after Macario Sakay, the Filipino revolutionary, general, and actor.

Other details of Mig Macario’s early life including that of his mother, father, siblings, and childhood are not shared with the public.

Mig Macario with Dr. Haing S. Ngor (Image: Instagram)

Education, Ethnicity

In his teen years, he trained at the Vancouver Youth Theater and was the inaugural class of the Firehall Cross-Cultural Apprenticeship program. Moreover, he has also taken classes and workshops at Upright Citizens Brigade, at Jeffrey Marcus Studios, and with David Rotenberg.

His ethnicity is Filipino

Mig Macario – Boyfriend, Gay, Wife, Children

Like most of his personal life, Mig Macario’s romantic/dating life is well hidden. He is believed to be a single man while his past relationships and girlfriends are not known. He has never been married and is sans wife and children.

However, there have been questions about his sexuality as he is rumored to be gay. Mig Macario himself has not confirmed this rumor but is known to be an active supporter of the LGBT community, having taken part in LA pride (2018) marches with actress Crystal Lowe, and Vancouver Pride in 2019.

Mig Macario attended the Vancouver Pride in 2019 (Image: Instagram)

Mig Macario – Career

Early Days

Mig Macario had always been interested to perform. So he began participating in plays and joined the drama club while he was in high school.

Macario began his career as an actor in 1986, his debut role being in the teen soap opera Fifteen. This was followed by roles in the TV series 21 Jump Street (1987-1988), Northwood (1991-1992), The Sentinel (1996), and Hope Island (1999).

After 2000

Since 2000, Mig Macario has been securing a series of roles in numerous TV series as well as TV films. 

He has had guest roles in TV series The Collector (2004), Less Than Kind (2007), Fringe (2010-2011), Arctic Air (2013), Rush (2014), S.W.A.T. (2017), Criminal Minds (2017), Velvet Buzzsaw (2019), Once Upon a Time, The Whispers (2014-present) among others.

After being cast on Hallmark Channel’s Ruby Herring Mysteries, Macario has been a part of the series since December 2018. 


On the set of Velvet Buzzsaw, Mig Macario starred alongside Natalia Dyer, Billy Magnussen, Peter Gadiot, Nitya Vidyasagar, and Daveed Diggs.

Mig Macario, Jake Gyllenhaal co-starred in Velvet Buzzsaw (Image: migmacario 9)


Also, Macario is the UCLA Extension Entertainment Studies Department’s on-camera acting instructor. Currently, he is the owner of Evolutionlaty acting, which he started in January 2000.

Mig Macario – Award, Nominations

Mig Macario has been nominated for a Jessie Richardson Theatre Award for portraying Song Liling in David Henry Hwang’s M. Butterfly, which won a Tony Award. 

Mig Macario – Net Worth, Salary

The figures on Macario’s net worth and salary are under review.

Mig Macario – Instagram, Twitter, Facebook

On social media handles including Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, Mig Macario with over a thousand followers and counting. He also has an official website - migmacario.workbooklive.com.

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