Michael Fassbender

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.

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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Personal Info

Gender Male

Known Credits 63

Birthday 1977-04-02

Place of Birth Heidelberg - Baden-Württemberg - Germany

Adult Actor False

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2017 The Snowman as Harry Hole
2017 Alien: Covenant as David
2017 Weightless
2016 Assassin's Creed as Callum Lynch / Aguilar
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 Slow West as Silas
2014 X-Men: Days of Future Past as Erik Lehnsherr / Magneto (Past)
2014 Frank as Frank
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 Himself
2012 Prometheus as David
2011 Haywire as Paul
2011 Shame as Brandon
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 as Thomas Rainsborough
2008 The Devil's Whore(4 episodes) as Thomas Rainsborough
2008 Eden Lake as Steve
2008 Hunger as Bobby Sands
2008 Goldfish as Christian
2007 Xposé(0 episodes)
2007 Angel as Esmé
2006 300 as Stelios
2006 Poirot: After the Funeral
2005 Our Hidden Lives as German POW
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 as Guy Fawkes
2004 Gunpowder, Treason & Plot(1 episode) as Guy Fawkes
2003 Carla as Rob
2003 William and Mary(1 episode) as Lukasz
2001 Murphy's Law(4 episodes)
2001 Band of Brothers as Sgt. Burton 'Pat' Christenson
2001 Band of Brothers(14 episodes) as Burton Christenson
2000 Hearts and Bones(13 episodes) as Hermann
1996 The Daily Show with Trevor Noah(1 episode)
1984 Cinema 3(0 episodes)
1929 The Academy Awards(1 episode) as Michael Fassbender
1900 Trespass Against Us as Chad Cutler
1900 Carla(0 episodes) as Rob
1900 The 6th Annual Irish Film and Television Awards(0 episodes)
1900 Big Morning Buzz Live(0 episodes)
1900 Face 2 Face(0 episodes)
1900 The 7th Annual Irish Film and Television Awards(0 episodes)
1900 Moving Pictures Live!(0 episodes)
1900 NCS: Manhunt(0 episodes) as Jack Silver

Production

2016 Assassin's Creed … Producer
2015 Zero … Executive Producer
2015 Slow West … Executive Producer

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