Michael Rezendes is played by Mark Ruffalo in Spotlight >>> Director McCarthy said that when the reporters visited the set, they sought out their desks and rearranged things to more closely resemble their desks at the Globe. Ruffalo asked Rezendes, "Would you yell at someone for like a few minutes?" — just to be sure he got every nuance of voice down.
Journalists Ben Bradlee, Jr., Michael Rezendes, Sacha Pfeiffer and Walter Robinson attend a Special Screening of Open Road Films' 'Spotlight' at The DGA Theater on (November 3, 2015) in Los Angeles, California.
Journalists Martin Baron, Walter V. Robinson, Sacha Pfeiffer, Michael Rezendes, and Ben Bradlee, Jr. attend the 'Spotlight' New York Premiere at Ziegfeld Theater on (October 27, 2015) in New York City.