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Michael Fassbender

Film Producer / Actor | * 04/02/1977 (45) | Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemburg (Germany)
Michael Fassbender (born 2 April 1977) is a German-born Irish actor and racing driver. He is the recipient of various accolades, including a Screen Actors Guild Award, a Critics' Choice Movie Award, and nominations for two Academy Awards, four British Academy Film Awards and three Golden Globe Awards. Fassbender made his feature film debut as a Spartan warrior in the fantasy war epic 300 (2007). His earlier roles included various stage productions, as well as starring roles on television such as in the HBO miniseries Band of Brothers (2001) and the Sky One fantasy drama Hex (2004–05). He first came to prominence for his role as IRA volunteer Bobby Sands in Hunger (2008), for which he won a British Independent Film Award. Subsequent roles include the independent film Fish Tank (2009), as a Royal Marines lieutenant in Inglourious Basterds (... ()
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Michael Fassbender (born 2 April 1977) is a German-born Irish actor. He was born in Heidelberg, Germany, to a German father, Josef, and an Irish mother, Adele (originally from Larne, County Antrim, in Northern Ireland). Michael was raised in the town of Killarney, Co. Kerry, in south-west Ireland, where his family moved to when he was two years old. His parents ran a restaurant (his father is a chef). Fassbender is based in London, England, and is known for his roles in the films Inglourious Basterds (2009), X-Men: First Class (2011), Shame (2011), 12 Years a Slave (2013) and Steve Jobs (2015).First language is English and second is German.

Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Science Fiction | Action

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Awards & Nominations for Michael Fassbender

Volpi Cup for Best Actor Alliance of Women Film Journalists Award for Best Actor Order of Innisfallen Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor Academy Award for Best Actor 2x European Film Award for Best Actor

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Movies with Michael Fassbender as Actor(57)

as Thomas Rongen2022 Next Goal Wins
as Colt Magnum2022 Kung Fury 2
as Malko2021 Malko
as Jack Unterweger2021 Entering Hades
as Erik Lensherr / Magneto2019 Dark Phoenix
as Detective Harry Hole2017 The Snowman
as Cook2017 Song to Song
as David / Walter2017 Alien: Covenant
as Callum Lynch / Aguilar de Nerha2016 Assassin's Creed
as Chad Cutler2016 Trespass Against Us
as Tom Sherbourne2016 The Light Between Oceans
as Erik Lehnsherr / Magneto2016 X-Men: Apocalypse
as Steve Jobs2015 Steve Jobs
as Macbeth2015 Macbeth
as himself2015 X-Men: Unguarded
as Self - Performer2015 Take Flight - The New York Times
as Silas2015 Slow West
as Frank2014 Frank
as Erik Lehnsherr / Magneto (Young)2014 X-Men: Days of Future Past
as Edwin Epps2013 12 Years a Slave
as The Counselor2013 The Counselor
as Narrator2013 1
as David2012 Prometheus
as Edward Rochester2011 Jane Eyre
as Paul2011 Haywire
as Michael2011 Pitch Black Heist
as Erik Lehnsherr / Magneto2011 X-Men: First Class
as Carl Jung2011 A Dangerous Method
as Brandon2011 Shame
as Centurion Quintus Dias2010 Centurion
as Burke2010 Jonah Hex
as Richard Wirth2009 Blood Creek
as Lieutenant Archie Hicox2009 Inglourious Basterds
as Conor O'Reily2009 Fish Tank
as Steve2008 Eden Lake
as Christian2008 Goldfish
as Bobby Sands2008 Hunger
as Barney2007 Wedding Belles
as Esmé2007 Angel
as Stelios2007 300
as B. Charles2005 Our Hidden Lives
as Harry Colebourn2004 A Bear Named Winnie
as Rob2003 Carla

TV Shows/Series with Michael Fassbender as Actor(13)

as Thomas Rainsborough2008 The Devil's Whore
as himself2007 The Graham Norton Show
as Azazeal2004 Hex
as Guy Fawkes2004 Gunpowder, Treason & Plot
as Lukasz2002 William and Mary
as Hermann2000 Hearts and Bones
as Douglas Nesbitt1997 Trial & Retribution
as Burton 'Pat' Christenson1996 Donkey Kong Country
as himself1995 Kulturzeit
as George Abernethie1989 Agatha Christie's Poirot

Movies with Michael Fassbender as Crew(8)

Production/Executive Producer2022 The Kitchen
Production/Producer2021 Malko
Production/Executive Producer2020 Calm with Horses
Production/Executive Producer2019 Love Pool
Production/Executive Producer2019 This Is the Winter
Production/Producer2016 Assassin's Creed
Production/Executive Producer2015 Zero
Production/Executive Producer2015 Slow West

Full Name: Michael Fassbender
Citizenships: Germany, Ireland
Born: Saturday, 04/02 1977 (April) in Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemburg (Germany) (current age: 45 years + 91 days)
Zodiac sign: Aries (Chinese zodiac sign: Snake)
Languages: German (DE), English (EN)
Educated at: Drama Centre London
Spouses (current/former): Alicia Vikander
Children: Mark Fassbender
Other names for Michael Fassbender (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Майкл Фассбендер"
"마이클 패스벤더"
"مايكل فاسبندر"
"ไมเคิล ฟาสเบนเดอร์"
"Μάικλ Φασμπέντερ"
"Michael John Edward Fassbender"
Michael Fassbender frequently works together with these people:
Ridley Scott (13x, Crew)
Simon Kinberg (13x, Crew)
Stan Lee (12x, Crew)
Bryan Singer (10x, Crew)
Conor McCaughan (8x, Crew)
Brad Pitt (6x, Actor)
Jack Kirby (6x, Crew)
John Ottman (6x, Crew)
John Maclean (6x, Crew)
Steve McQueen (6x, Crew)
Damian Lewis (4x, Actor)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:223, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 06/05/2022