Date of Birth: 07/01/1945
Place of birth: New York
On a stage in front of kings and presidents
Author: Ivan Matkovskiy
Burstyn was born in New York (New York), in a family of actors; the first on the scene, he was released in 3 years. The debut was highly successful - despite her young age, the boy was able to decisively beat his more experienced father, a prominent Israeli actor Bersteyna Passover (Pesach Burstein).
In 1962 the family returned to Israel (Israel); Mike mastered it pretty quickly - he could at least not well enough known to confound the parents here.
During his acting career, Mike has received many prestigious awards; enough to mention only two Israeli `Oskara` to him for the way the Israeli` Forrest Gampa` - Cooney Ziv (Kuni Leml).
In 1997, Burstyn won the special ceremony that `Israel Cinematheque` organized in recognition of the many merits of the actor. We know that Mike is listed on the board `Gilda`s Club`, listed regent project` American druzya` Hebrew University (Hebrew University) and Honorary President of the Israel Foundation Cystic Fibrosis (Cystic Fibrosis Foundation of Israel).
Thank Mike Burstyn only one non-limiting Israel - it is well known in Europe and in the United States. In the period from 1978 to 1981-th Mike led his own TV show in the Netherlands (Holland); The show was broadcast `Mike B