Sep 15, 2009
Michael Ferreira, a native New Yorker of Portuguese
immigrant decent, has performed in various theatrical mediums
including: theater, television, film, and live cabaret performance,
and also as his celebrated alter ego, Carmella
Michael is a strong presence in the gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgendered community of New York City, and an advocate for the prevention of child abuse.
Michael is also contributor to the published book Straight Talk with Gay Guys: What Girlfriends Can't Tell You and Straight Men Won't by Daylle Deanna Schwartz.
He has based his film, It’s Me Matthew!, on a fictionalized account of his life story. Michael decided to act in a lead role and write, produce, and direct the film in order to help others like Matthew, with unresolved losses.