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Not to be confused with Mike Hannigan.

Michael is a man who goes on a date with Rachel in "The One Where Ross Finds Out". He was portrayed by Arye Gross.

Michael is Monica's acquaintance and she set up him and Rachel for a date. Michael is nervous as this is the first date since his recent divorce. During the evening, Rachel is busy trying to get over Ross, gets drunk and complains throughout their entire date. Michael suggests that Rachel get closure, which is what leads to Ross discovering that Rachel has feelings for him.