Michael HiggsMichael Higgs was born in Birmingham. He's half-Italian and spent most of his childhood in Cornwall. He describes himself as the shy and sensitive sort, completely the opposite from Eddie.
He went to Plymouth University and trained at the Webber Douglas Academy.
Michael's hobbies include football and yoga. He also plays the guitar and, despite their character's fiery relationship, he and Caroline have recently had a baby boy together.
Apart from The Bill, Michael's also appeared briefly in Notting Hill and in Bad Girls as the prison doctor, though he'd never seen though show before being offered the part.