Michael Beck plays the role of Sonny Malone, an artist who tries to break out on his own after quitting an unsatisfying job as an album cover enlarger, but then finds he is lacking inspiration. Michael Beck is an actor whose best known role was as Swan in the 1979 movie The Warriors. He has made guest appearances on various television shows over the years, such as JAG and Nash Bridges. Recently he has done narration for several books-on-tape, including some John Grisham novels and the biography of Bill Clinton. After living in Oregon for a while, he now lives in California with his wife and children. Currently, he is working on a novel.
A Xanadu Fan Site
In 2003, he went to Austin, Texas, for a Xanadu screening and rollerskated! Read more about it here.