Michael Greyeyes is a Canadian actor, director and educator who portrayed Qaletaqa Walker in AMC's Fear The Walking Dead.

Biography

He completed his Master's Degree in Fine Arts at the School of Theatre and Dance at Kent State University and graduated in May 2003. He is a graduate of The National Ballet School in 1984, he went on to apprentice with The National Ballet of Canada before joining the company as a Corps de Ballet member in 1987. After three years, he moved to New York City to join the company of choreographer Eliot Feld. Michael performed in many of Mr. Feld's seminal works including Intermezzo, Skara Brae, and The Jig is Up. He performed in roles created for him in such ballets as Common Ground and Bloom's Wake.

Michael's acting career began in 1993 when he was cast as Juh in TNT's Geronimo, which led to numerous television appearances, including guest starring performances in Charmed, Law & Order: Criminal Intent, Walker, Texas Ranger, Numb3rs, Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman, Millennium, and in 1998 starred in Stolen Women, Captured Hearts, with Janine Turner and Patrick Bergen. He is featured in the mini-series Klondike, Dreamkeeper, Rough Riders, Big Bear, and True Women. His films include: Dance Me Outside, Smoke Signals, Sunshine State, Skipped Parts, and Skinwalkers based on the book by Tony Hillerman.

Michael continued his dance research on the modern form of traditional dancing, Powwow. His journey of exploration was documented in a documentary entitled He Who Dreams: Michael on the Powwow Trail for CBC Television by Adrienne Clarkson. He choreographed and performed in Rebecca Belmore's durational performance art work Gone Indian for Toronto's Nuit Blanche.

He continues to perform regularly. His more recent works include The New World directed by Terence Malick, Tecumseh's Vision a PBS Documentary/ Live Action drama created for PBS, Passchendaele which opened the 2008 Toronto International Film Festival, Untitled #1535 a site-specific dance work he choreographed for Dusk Dances, Triptych (a short film broadcast nationally on Bravo! Television), and The Journey (Pimooteewin), an opera work he directed with music by Melissa Hui and libretto by Tomson Highway. He also did the voice of Tommy in the action game Prey.

In 2010, Michael founded Signal Theatre, a company that explores intercultural and transdisciplinary live performance. As Artistic Director and choreographer, he has overseen the creation of three major works, including From thine eyes (Harbourfront Centre), Nôhkom (The Banff Centre), and A Soldier's Tale (Fleck Dance Theatre) a work examining the aftermath of war upon soldiers and their families. A Soldier's Tale was co-produced by The National Arts Centre and The Canada Dance Festival and opened the 2014 Canada Dance Festival in Ottawa at the NAC Theatre.

Signal Theatre has also produced installations and performance art works, such as Winter Home which premiered in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan and will be seen at the 2015 Prismatic Festival in Halifax. Michael is an Associate Professor of Theatre at York University and is married to wife Nancy, and has two daughters, Eva and Lilia.

Cast (Fear The Walking Dead)
Main Cast Alycia Debnam-Carey (1-5) • Cliff Curtis (1-3) • Colman Domingo (2-5) • Danay Garcia (3-5) • Daniel Sharman (3) • Dayton Callie (3) • Elizabeth Rodriguez (1) • Frank Dillane (1-4) • Garret Dillahunt (4-5) • Kim Dickens (1-4) • Jenna Elfman (4-5) • Lennie James (4-5) • Lisandra Tena (3) • Lorenzo Henrie (1-2) • Maggie Grace (4-5) • Mercedes Mason (1-3) • Michelle Ang (2) • Rubén Blades (1-3) • Sam Underwood (3)
Also Starring Aaron Stanford (4) • Alejandro Edda (2) • Alexa Nisenson (4-5) • Andres Londono (2) • Aria Lyric Leabu (2) • Arturo Del Puerto (2) • Ashley Zukerman (2) • Brendan Meyer (2) • Brenda Strong (2-3) • Catherine Dent (2) • Colman Domingo (1) • Danay Garcia (2) • Dan Donohue (2) • Daniel Zovatto (2) • Daryl Mitchell (4-5) • David Grant Wright (2) • David Warshofsky (2) • Dayton Callie (2) • Dougray Scott (2) • Edwina Findley (3) • Elizabeth Rodriguez (2) • Emma Caulfield (3) • Evan Gamble (4) • Israel Broussard (2) • Jake Austin Walker (2) • James Le Gros (3) • Jamie McShane (1) • Jason Manuel Olazabal (3) • Jeremiah Clayton (2) • Jesse Borrego (3) • Jesse McCartney (2) • Jorge-Luis Pallo (2) • Justin Rain (3) • Kalani Queypo (3) • Karen Bethzabe (2-3) • Keith Powers (1) • Kelly Blatz (2) • Kenny Wormald (2) • Kevin Zegers (4) • Leon Thomas III (1) • Lexi Johnson (2) • Linda Gehringer (3) • Lindsay Pulsipher (3) • Lincoln A. Castellanos (1) • Lynn Chen (1) • Maestro Harrell (1) • Mark Kelly (2) • Marlene Forté (2) • Maverick Clayton (2) • Michael Greyeyes (3) • Michael William Freeman (3) • Miguel Pérez (3) • Mo Collins (4-5) • Noel Fisher (3) • Patricia Reyes Spíndola (1-2) • Paul Calderon (2) • Rae Gray (3) • Ramses Jimenez (2-3) • Raul Casso (2) • Ray McKinnon (3) • Rhoda Griffis (4) • Ricardo Chacon (3) • Ross McCall (3) • Rubén Blades (3) • Ruben Carbajal (2) • Sandrine Holt (1) • Schuyler Fisk (2) • Scott Lawrence (1) • Sebastian Sozzi (4) • Shawn Hatosy (1) • Stephen Henderson (4) • Tonya Pinkins (4) • Veronica Diaz-Carranza (2)
Co-Stars Adolfo Madera (2) • Alex Perazza (2) • Alexa Nisenson (4) • Alfonso Jarquin (2) • Alfredo Herrera (2) • Alison Araya (1) • Amanda Flores (2) • Andrea Savo (1) • Andrew Patrick Ralston (1) • Angelyna Martinez (1) • Aquiles Medellín (2) • Artine Brown (1) • B. J. Clinkscales (1) • Blanca Hernàndez (2) • Bobby Naderi (1) • Brennan Keel Cook (3) • Brian Duffy (3) • Cairo Bermúdez (2) • Carlos E. Campos (1) • Carlos Segura (2) • Charles Harrelson (4) • Chris Furci (1) • Christian Tessier (1) • Christopher Pearce (1) • Cici Lau (1) • Claire Torrance (1) • Cuauhtli Jiménez (2) • Cynthia Rose Hall (1) • Darcy Laurie (1) • David Fernandez Jr. (2) • Denitza García (2) • Diana Lein (2) • Dominic Bogart (3) • Donald Agnelli (1) • Edgar Wuotto (2) • Emmanuel Vega (2) • Emy Aneke (1) • Ese Atawo (1) • Fernando Rojasbarr (2) • Floyd Foster Jr. (1) • Francisco Estrada (2) • Gabriela Zimmerman (1) • Gary Kraus (2) • Gavrielle Harris (1) • Graham Sibley (3) • Gustavo Pastrana (2) • Heidi García (2) • Howie Lai (1) • Hugo Armstrong (3) • Jack Donner (1) • Jackson Beals (4) • Jackson Robert Scott (3) • Jake B. Miller (3) • James Logan (2) • Jared Abrahamson (1) • Jaren Moore (1) • Jason Liebrecht (4) • Jim Lau (1) • John Eric Bentley (4) • John Stewart (1) • Jonathan Goldstein (2) • José Sefami (2) • Jorge Bustamante (2) • Josh Wingate (2) • Julio Pedrero (2) • Julio Umana (2) • Kassandra Iribe (2) • Katia López (2) • Kenneth Wayne Bradley (4) • Kevan Ohtsji (1) • Khaira Ledeyo (1) • Lak Rana (1) • Lexi Johnson (1) • Luis Javier (1) • Lyn Alicia Henderson (2) • María Antonieta Zapien Romero (2) • Maru Alfaro (3) • Matt Lasky (3) • Matthew James (4) • Marcia Moulton (1) • Marshall Fox (3) • Maxwell Yip (1) • Megan Danso (1) • Micah Fitzgerald (1) • Moisses Arath Leyva (2) • Nasir Villanueva (4) • Nathan Sutton (3) • Noah Beggs (1) • Panou (1) • Phoenix O'Reilly (1) • Rachel Mary Dudley (4) • Ramón Medína (2) • Regen Wilson (2) • Renato Marin Alcalde (2) • Rey Borge (1) • Rob Mello (4) • Rocky McMurray (3) • Sarah Benoit (3) • Sarah McCreanor (2) • Sebastián Cano (2) • Shane Dean (1) • Sharon Ferguson (1) • Soleil Patterson (4) • Steven Allerick (1) • Stormy Ent (1) • Tammie Baird (4) • Tammy Nera (1) • Toby Levins (1) • Tommy G. Kendrick (4) • Tony Marin (1) • Tyler Sanders (3) • Victor Escalante (2) • William Stewart (1)