Mike Pniewski

Performing arts professor


  • B.A., theater, University of California


  • Has appeared in television and feature film productions such as "The Sopranos," "CSI: NY," "Mean Girls 2," "Law & Order: Criminal Intent," "CSI: Miami," "ER," "From the Earth to the Moon," "Remember the Titans," "The Good Wife," "Drop Dead Diva" and more.
  • Starring role, "Two Soldiers," the 2004 Academy Award winner for Best Live Action Short Film.

Awards, recognitions and honors

  • Natalie Wood Acting Award

Publications and Presentations

  • “When Life Gives You Lemons, Throw ‘em Back!” written by Mike Pniewski and edited by Zuzana Urbanek, Act to Win, July 1, 2010.