Biography

Michael Fassbender 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) and 12 Years a Slave (2013). First language is English and second is German.

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Michael Fassbender 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) and 12 Years a Slave (2013). First language is English and second is German.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 72

Birthday 1977-04-02

Place of Birth Heidelberg - Baden-Württemberg - Germany

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Also Known As

  • Майкл Фассбендер
  • マイケル・ファスベンダー
  • 마이클 패스벤더
  • مايكل فاسبندر
  • ไมเคิล ฟาสเบนเดอร์
  • 麥可·法斯賓達

Acting TV ShowsMovies

Entering Hades as Jack Unterweger
Advent as Walter
2018 X-Men: Dark Phoenix as Erik Lensherr / Magneto
2018 Kung Fury II: The Movie
2017 The Snowman as Detective Harry Hole
2017 Master Class: Ridley Scott as Himself
2017 Phobos as Walter
2017 Alien: Covenant as David / Walter
2017 The Crossing as David
2017 Song to Song as Cook
2017 Meet Walter as Walter
2017 Last Supper as Walter
2017 Trespass Against Us as Chad Cutler
2016 Assassin's Creed as Callum Lynch / Aguilar de Nerha
2016 X-Men: Apocalypse Unearthed as Himself
2016 The Light Between Oceans as Tom Sherbourne
2016 X-Men: Apocalypse as Erik Lehnsherr / Magneto
2015 Take Flight
2015 Steve Jobs as Steve Jobs
2015 Macbeth as Macbeth
2015 Mutant vs. Machine: The Making of X-Men: Days of Future Past as Himself
2015 X-Men: Unguarded as Himself
2015 Slow West as Silas
2014 X-Men: Days of Future Past as Erik Lehnsherr / Magneto (Young)
2014 Frank as Frank
2014 Truth of the Situation: Making 'The Counselor' as Himself
2013 The Counselor as The Counselor
2013 12 Years a Slave as Edwin Epps
2013 1 as Narrator
2012 The Furious Gods: Making Prometheus as David
2012 The Peter Weyland Files as David
2012 Prometheus as David
2011 Haywire as Paul
2011 Shame as Brandon Sullivan
2011 A Dangerous Method as Carl Jung
2011 X-Men: First Class as Erik Lehnsherr / Magneto
2011 Jane Eyre as Edward Rochester
2011 Pitch Black Heist as Michael
2010 Jonah Hex as Burke
2010 Centurion as Centurion Quintus Dias
2009 Man on a Motorcycle
2009 Blood Creek as Richard Wirth
2009 Inglourious Basterds as Lieutenant Archie Hicox
2009 Fish Tank as Connor O'Reily
2008 The Devil's Whore(4 episodes) as Thomas Rainsborough
2008 The Devil's Whore as Thomas Rainsborough
2008 Eden Lake as Steve
2008 Hunger as Bobby Sands
2008 Goldfish as Christian
2007 Wedding Belles as Barney
2007 The Graham Norton Show(1 episode) as Himself
2007 Angel as Esmé
2006 300 as Stelios
2006 Poirot: After the Funeral
2005 Our Hidden Lives as B. Charles
2004 Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Silk Stocking as Charles Allen
2004 A Bear Named Winnie as Harry Colebourn
2004 Hex(22 episodes) as Azazeal
2004 Julian Fellowes Investigates: A Most Mysterious Murder(6 episodes) as Charles Bravo
2004 Gunpowder, Treason & Plot(1 episode) as Guy Fawkes
2004 Gunpowder, Treason & Plot as Guy Fawkes
2003 Carla as Rob
2003 Things I Notice, Things You See as Tom
2003 William and Mary(1 episode) as Lukasz
2001 Murphy's Law(4 episodes)
2001 Band of Brothers(14 episodes) as Burton 'Pat' Christenson
2001 Band of Brothers as Sgt. Burton 'Pat' Christenson
2000 Hearts and Bones(13 episodes) as Hermann
1997 Trial & Retribution(1 episode) as Douglas Nesbitt
1996 The Daily Show with Trevor Noah(1 episode)
1953 The Academy Awards(1 episode) as Michael Fassbender

Production

2016 Assassin's CreedProducer
2015 ZeroExecutive Producer
2015 Slow WestExecutive Producer

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