Fast Facts

  • Originally aspired to be a baseball player while growing up, but had to stop after his arm was injured during a game.
  • Following college, lived with his grandmother in Paris while working as a bartender.
  • Performed in stage productions of Johnny on a Spot, Misha's Party  and Dead End at Williamstown Theatre Festival in 1997.
  • Played the role of Young Man in an off-Broadway production of Snakebit in 1998.
  • In 2000, changed his surname from Rubinstein to Weston because there was already a Michael Rubinstein in the Screen Actors Guild.
  • Performed the role of Daniel Reed in Kenneth Lonergan's The Waverly Gallery at Pasadena Playhouse in 2002.
  • In 2010, performed in the off-Broadway production Extinction opposite James Roday.
  • Is a longtime friend of Zach Braff, who has cast him in several of his projects, including Garden State and The Last Kiss.


  • Judi West — Mother
  • Peter Rubinstein — Half Brother
  • Max Rubinstein — Half Brother
  • Priscilla Ahn — Wife
  • Jessica — Sister
  • Jacob Rubinstein — Half Brother
  • John Rubinstein — Father
  • Artur Rubinstein — Grandfather


  • Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States (BA in Theatre, 1995)

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  • Birth Name: Michael Rubinstein
  • Birth Place: New York, New York, United States
  • Profession: Actor

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