Starting out as a child actor, Michael French's career took off when he was six years old. In the beginning of his acting career, French starred in comedies like "How Sweet It Is" (1968). He also was featured in the miniseries "At Mother's Request" (1986-87). He had an early role on the television special "A Matter of Conscience" (CBS, 1988-89). In the eighties and the nineties, French devoted his time to various credits, such as "Beaches" (1988) starring Bette Midler, "Empty Nest" (NBC, 1988-1995) and the Richard Gere and Julia Roberts blockbuster "Pretty Woman" (1990). He also worked on "The Best Revenge" (1995). More recently, he continued to act in the comedy "Always Say Goodbye" (1998) with Joshua Beckett. Most recently, French acted on "Ghost Hunters" (Syfy, 2004-).