Audiences can find Michael in the role of “Patrick” opposite Charlie Sheen on the FX show Anger Management.
Recently, Arden recurred on ABC's GCB. Additional television credits include Nurse Jackie, The Good Wife, Off The Map, Grey’s Anatomy, Kings, The Quickening and The Return of Jezebel James. Film credits include: Underground, Bride Wars, Source Code and the upcoming film The Odd Life of Timothy Green.
In addition to his film and television appearances, Arden has starred on Broadway in Twyla Tharp and Bob Dylan's The Times They Are A-Changin' and as “Tom Sawyer” in the Deaf West/Roundabout production of Big River. Off-Broadway credits include; Swimming in the Shallows, BARE: A Pop Opera and It's Only Life: The Music of John Bucchino. Arden was also seen as Alex in Aspects of Love at London’s Menier Chocolate Factory directed by Trevor Nunn and in the title role in Pippin (Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle Nomination).
Arden launched the "Young Voices" Concert Series at Feinstein's at the Regency Hotel and has given numerous concerts in New York and Los Angeles. Training: Interlochen and The Juilliard School (Drama). Michael is also a Presidential Scholar in the arts.