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Michael Fassbender

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Michael Fassbender

Irish-German actor add

Category: Movies & TV

Born in 1977.

Countries: United States (29%), United Kingdom (28%), (11%)

Education: undef.

Main connections: Marion Cotillard, David Cronenberg, Mia Wasikowska

Linked to: St. Brendan's College, Killarney, Flixster, Provisional Irish Republican Army, St. Brendan's College, Killarney

 

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Michael Fassbender was born in 1977 add something


2002

Fassbender was at the Top Gear studios in Surrey, England, on 8 February 2012 to film "Star in a Reasonably Priced Car", where celebs try to set a fastest lap time of the Top Gear test track in a low-spec family hatchback add something


2003

Fassbender played the part of Jonathan Harker in a ten-part radio serialization of "Dracula" produced by BBC Northern Ireland and broadcast in the "Book at Bedtime" series between 24 November and 5 December 2003 add something


2004

He was seen in early 2004 in a Guinness television commercial, "The Quarrel", playing a man who swims across the ocean from Ireland to apologize personally to his brother in New York add something


2006

In 2006, Fassbender played the role of Stelios, a young Spartan warrior, in "300", a fantasy action film directed by Zack Snyder add something

 

Mary Kenny - She is author of the play "Allegiance", in which Mel Smith played Winston Churchill and Michael Fassbender played Michael Collins, at the Edinburgh Festival in 2006

 

Michael Collins (Irish leader) - The play was adapted for stage in 2006 for the Edinburgh Festival Fringe with Mel Smith playing Winston Churchill and Michael Fassbender playing Michael Collins


2008

In preparation for his role as Provisional Irish Republican Army prisoner Bobby Sands in Steve McQueen's 2008 film "Hunger", Fassbender underwent a crash diet that restricted him to 600 calories a day add something

 

Shame (2011 film) - Justin Chang of "Variety" magazine gave the film a positive review, commenting, "A mesmerizing companion piece to his 2008 debut, "Hunger", this more approachable but equally uncompromising drama likewise fixes its gaze on the uses and abuses of the human body, as Michael Fassbender again strips himself down, in every way an actor can, for McQueen's rigorous but humane interrogation

 

Eden Lake - "'Eden Lake"' is a 2008 British thriller film written and directed by James Watkins and starring Kelly Reilly, Michael Fassbender and Jack O'Connell


2009

Eoin Macken - Macken has had roles in 2009 in BBC drama Small Island directed by John Alexander, playing an American soldier Calhoon, Neil Marshall's new film Centurion opposite Michael Fassbender and Liam Cunningham, RTE series RAW season Two, and RTE Storyland series, as well as Lee Cronin's film "Through The Night" opposite Nora Jane Noone

 

Inglourious Basterds - "'Inglourious Basterds"' is a 2009 war film written and directed by Quentin Tarantino and starring Brad Pitt, Christoph Waltz, Mélanie Laurent, Michael Fassbender, Eli_Roth, and Diane Kruger


2010

In 2010, Fassbender appeared as Burke in "Jonah Hex", a Western film add something

 

Steven Soderbergh - Gregor, Michael Fassbender and Channing Tatum which, though shot in early 2010, will not be released until 2012.

 

Cary Fukunaga - In 2010, Fukunaga directed a new film adaptation of "Jane Eyre" starring Mia Wasikowska, Michael Fassbender, Jamie_Bell and Judi Dench

 

Mia Wasikowska - From March to May 2010, Wasikowska filmed Cary Fukunaga's adaptation of "Jane Eyre", in which she starred as the title character opposite Michael Fassbender as Mr. Rochester

 

David Cronenberg - In July 2010, Cronenberg completed production on "A Dangerous Method", an adaptation of Christopher Hampton's play "The Talking Cure", starring Keira Knightley, Michael Fassbender, and frequent collaborator Viggo Mortensen

 

Total Recall (2012 film) - In August 2010, Arnold Schwarzenegger expressed an interest in reprising his role as Quaid until October 2010, when it was officially reported in "The Hollywood Reporter" that Colin Farrell was on the top of the short list, which included Tom Hardy and Michael Fassbender, to play Quaid

 

Only Lovers Left Alive - In August 2010, Jarmusch said that Swinton, Michael Fassbender, Mia_Wasikowska, and John Hurt had agreed to join the film, described by Jarmusch in May 2011 as a "crypto-vampire love story," but he did not have financing yet


2011

Fassbender played Edward Rochester in the 2011 film "Jane Eyre", featuring Mia Wasikowska in the title role, with Cary Fukunaga directing add something

 

In 2011, Fassbender starred in "A Dangerous Method" by director David Cronenberg, playing Swiss psychiatrist and psychologist Carl Jung add something

 

The film premiered at the 2011 Venice Film Festival add something

 

"Shame" reunited him with director Steve McQueen and premiered at the 2011 Venice Film Festival, where Fassbender won a Volpi Cup best actor award for his portrayal of Brandon add something

 

For his role in "Shame", he won the Volpi Cup best-actor award at the 68th Venice International Film Festival held in August 2011 along with being nominated for a Golden Globe award and BAFTA add something

 

Nicole Beharie - Beharie was in a relationship with Michael Fassbender her "Shame" co-star in 2012 though by early 2013 she confirmed they had split

 

Keira Knightley - Knightley's only film of 2011 was David Cronenberg's historical drama "A Dangerous Method", co-starring Viggo Mortensen, Michael Fassbender and Vincent Cassel

 

A Dangerous Method - "'A Dangerous Method"' is a 2011 historical film directed by David Cronenberg and starring Keira Knightley, Viggo Mortensen, Michael Fassbender, and Vincent Cassel

 

Shame (2011 film) - "'Shame"' is a 2011 British drama film co-written and directed by Steve McQueen, starring Michael Fassbender and Carey Mulligan

 

Carey Mulligan - Mulligan began filming Steve McQueen's sex-addiction drama "Shame" alongside Michael Fassbender in New York in January 2011

 

X-Men: First Class - The film stars James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Rose_Byrne, January 2011 Jones, Oliver Platt and Kevin Bacon

 

Trance (2013 film) - In May 2011, Michael Fassbender was cast as Franck but dropped out due to scheduling conflicts

 

12 Years a Slave (film) - In October 2011, Michael Fassbender joined the cast


2012

In 2012, he appeared in "Haywire", an action-thriller directed by Steven Soderbergh, and in the science fiction film "Prometheus" add something

 

In February 2012, Fassbender signed on to play a title role as a lawyer in "The Counselor", a film directed by Ridley Scott and based on the Cormac McCarthy script add something

 

The lap and his interview with Jeremy Clarkson was aired on BBC2 on 19 February 2012 add something

 

Assassin's Creed - In July 2012, Michael Fassbender was announced to star in the film, as well as co-produce the film through his DMC Film banner with Conor McCaughan


2013

However, it has been announced that Michael will take on a most storied Shakespearean role, that of Macbeth, which will be directed by Justin Kurzel, and allow him to team up again with Natalie Portman as Lady MacBeth, with filming to begin in late 2013 add something

 

Fassbender announced in November 2013 that there will be a sequel to Prometheus where he will repeat his role as the android David add something

 

Steve McQueen (director) - McQueen is known for his collaborations with actor Michael Fassbender, who has starred in all three of McQueen's feature films as of 2013

 

Slow West - On September 19, 2013, it was announced that Michael Fassbender, Kodi Smit-McPhee, and Ben Mendelsohn had joined the cast of "Slow West", produced by Film4 Productions


2014

Fassbender narrated the 2014 F1 movie-documentary '1: Life On The Limit' add something

 

He has completed his role as the leader of an eccentric rock band in the upcoming comedy film "Frank", set to be released sometime in 2014 add something

 

In January 2014, Twitch Film reported that Daniel Espinosa was in talks to direct the film, while a Linkedin profile for executive producer Fannie Pailloux stated filming is scheduled to begin in August 2014 add something

 

Fassbender will co-produce and star in the film adaptation of "Assassin's Creed" which is scheduled to start filming in August 2014 and set for release in 2015 add something

 

His next movie will begin filming in New Zealand in late September 2014, titled "The Light Between Oceans" based on the novel written by M.L. Stedman, for theatrical release sometime in 2015 add something

 

As of November 2014, Fassbender is attached to play the late Apple founder and CEO Steve Jobs in a Danny Boyle-directed adaptation of Walter Isaacson's book " Steve Jobs" add something

 

Carla Azar - In 2014 Azar costars as part of an ensemble cast in the film "Frank", directed by Lenny Abrahamson, starring Michael Fassbender as Frank

 

Michael Grandage - The film, which is based on A. Scott Berg's biography "Max Perkins: Editor of Genius", has Colin Firth and Michael Fassbender attached, and is due to begin filming in early 2014


2015

He will co-produce and star in the film adaptation of "Assassin's Creed" which was scheduled for release in late 2015, but the release date has been twice postponed add something

 

The film has premiered at Sundance Film Festival on 24 January 2015 add something

 

In September 2015 it was reported that his relationship with Alicia Vikander had ended add something

 

In October 2015, he starred as Macbeth opposite Marion Cotillard as Lady Macbeth and David Thewlis as King Duncan in the film directed by Jed Kurzel add something

 

Todd Louiso - An adaptation he did of "Macbeth" starring Michael Fassbender and Marion Cotillard with his writing partner Jacob Koskoff was released in 2015

 

Jeff Daniels - He will portray John Sculley in the 2015 biographical drama film "Steve Jobs", directed by Academy *award winning director Danny Boyle, and starring Michael Fassbender in the title role

 

Marion Cotillard - On 13 February 2015, it was announced that Cotillard had been cast along side Michael Fassbender in the upcoming Assassin's Creed adaptation movie that is due for release on 21 December, 2016

 

Prometheus (2012 film) - In August 2015, it was announced that production for the film would begin in January 2016 with Michael Fassbender and Noomi Rapace reprising their roles, and Scott directing

 

Aaron Sorkin - "Steve Jobs", written by Sorkin, directed by Danny Boyle, and starring Michael Fassbender as Jobs, will be released on October 9, 2015


2016

Production for the film is scheduled to begin January 2016 add something

 

Principal photography for the film began in April 2016 add something

 

Rachel Weisz - She will appear in the 2016 drama film "The Light Between Oceans" with Michael Fassbender and Alicia Vikander

 

Marion Cotillard - Cotillard re-teamed with "Macbeth" director Justin Kurzel and co-star Michael Fassbender in the movie adaptation of the video game "Assassin's Creed", which was released on 21 December 2016


2017

The two married in a private ceremony on 14 October 2017 in Ibiza, Spain add something

 

Iggy Pop - In 2017, Pop appeared in "Song to Song" directed by Terrence Malick, opposite Michael Fassbender

 

Charlotte Gainsbourg - In 2017, she starred alongside Michael Fassbender and Rebecca Ferguson in the crime thriller film, "The Snowman"

 

Chloe Sevigny - She has a supporting role in "The Snowman" , a crime thriller starring Michael Fassbender, which she filmed in Norway in the winter 2016


2018

In February 2018, Fassbender and Arnold Schwarzenegger were confirmed to star alongside David Hasselhoff in a full-length movie sequel of 2015 short film "Kung Fury" add something

 

Steve McQueen (director) - McQueen is known for his collaborations with actor Michael Fassbender, who has starred in three of McQueen's feature films as of 2018