Michael Chapin found success as an actor early on, when he was just ten years old. Chapin started off his career in film with roles in the William Gargan crime feature "Night Editor" (1946) and the James Stewart drama "Call Northside 777" (1948). He then acted in the Roy Rogers western "Under California Stars" (1948) and the Lloyd Bridges drama "Pride of the Blue Grass" (1954). More recently, Chapin appeared on "Lauren Chapin: The E! True Hollywood Story" (E! Networks, 1998-99).