Michael Ferreira (a.k.a. Michael McDerman) wrote and produced It’s Me, Matthew! based on actual events in his life story. The actor, Michael Ferreira has had an appearance on Law and Order: Special Victims Unit, 15 Film About Madonna, Voodoo You Believe, Z Rock, and the independent film A Four letter Word. Also, he appeared in the stage play Ring of Death in the role of Vicar / Maid, at Theater for the New City, in New York City
Michael wrote the article Leading Ladies: A brief history of gay culture and its Founding Mothers, published in Next Magazine, 2006. He has been featured in the book Straight Talk With Gay Guys by: Dayle Deanna Schwartz. He is a native New Yorker and has a Bachelors degree from Baruch College.