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Michael Fassbender

1977-04-02 Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemburg, Germany

Image of Michael Fassbender


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.


Dark Phoenix Erik Lensherr / Magneto 2019-06-05
Mister Police Harry Hole 2019-05-28
Song to Song Cook 2017-03-17
Alien: Covenant - Prologue: Phobos Walter 2017-08-15
Alien: Covenant - Prologue: Advent Walter 2017-08-15
The Snowman Detective Harry Hole 2017-10-12
Alien: Covenant - Prologue: Meet Walter Walter 2017-03-10
Alien: Covenant - Prologue: The Crossing David 2017-04-26
Alien: Covenant - Prologue: Last Supper Walter 2017-02-22
Alien: Covenant David / Walter 2017-05-09
Alien: Covenant - Prologue: Crew Messages David 2017-04-17
Assassin's Creed Callum Lynch / Aguilar de Nerha 2016-12-21
The Light Between Oceans Tom Sherbourne 2016-09-02
X-Men: Apocalypse Erik Lehnsherr / Magneto 2016-05-18
Trespass Against Us Chad Cutler 2016-10-14
Take Flight - The New York Times Self - Performer 2015-12-10
X-Men: Unguarded Self 2015-07-14
Four Photographic Sonatas 2015-09-16
Macbeth Macbeth 2015-08-16
Steve Jobs Steve Jobs 2015-10-09
Slow West Silas 2015-04-16
X-Men: Days of Future Past Erik Lehnsherr / Magneto (Young) 2014-05-15
Frank Frank 2014-05-02
Truth of the Situation: Making 'The Counselor' Self 2014-02-11
12 Years a Slave Edwin Epps 2013-10-18
The Counselor The Counselor 2013-10-25
1 Narrator 2013-09-30
Prometheus David 2012-05-30
Haywire Paul 2012-01-18
The Men of Haywire 2012-05-01
The Furious Gods: Making Prometheus Himself 2012-10-11
Gina Carano in Training 2012-05-01
X-Men: First Class Erik Lehnsherr / Magneto 2011-06-01
Jane Eyre Edward Rochester 2011-03-11
X-Men: First Class 35mm Special 2011-05-27
Pitch Black Heist Michael 2011-01-01
Shame Brandon 2011-10-02
A Dangerous Method Carl Jung 2011-09-30
Jonah Hex Burke 2010-06-18
Centurion Centurion Quintus Dias 2010-02-15
Inglourious Basterds Lieutenant Archie Hicox 2009-08-19
Blood Creek Richard Wirth 2009-10-09
Fish Tank Conor O'Reily 2009-09-11
Man on a Motorcycle 2009-10-26
Goldfish Christian 2008-04-01
Hunger Bobby Sands 2008-05-15
Eden Lake Steve 2008-09-12
Wedding Belles Barney 2007-03-29
300 Stelios 2007-03-07
Angel Esmé 2007-02-17
Our Hidden Lives B. Charles 2005-10-03
Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Silk Stocking Charles Allen 2004-12-26
A Bear Named Winnie Harry Colebourn 2004-12-12
Things I Notice, Things You See Tom 2003-05-01
Carla Rob 2003-09-15
Next Goal Wins Thomas Rongen
Kung Fury 2 Colt Magnum
The Killer
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