Michael Fassbender

Movie Actor

Michael Fassbender was born on April 2nd, 1977 in Heidelberg, Baden-Württemberg, Germany and is the Movie Actor from Ireland, Germany. Discover Michael Fassbender's biography, age, height, physical stats, dating/affair, family, hobbies, education, career updates, and networth at the age of 45 years old.

Other Names / Nick Names
Date of Birth
April 2, 1977
Ireland, Germany
Place of Birth
Heidelberg, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
45 years old
Zodiac Sign
$40 Million
Film Actor, Film Producer, Stage Actor, Television Actor
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Michael Fassbender Height, Weight, Eye Color and Hair Color

At 45 years old, Michael Fassbender has this physical status:

Hair Color
Light Brown
Eye Color
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Michael Fassbender Religion, Education, and Hobbies
Roman Catholicism
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Fossa National School, St. Brendan’s College, The Sem, Drama Centre London
Michael Fassbender Spouse(s), Children, Affair, Parents, and Family
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Dating / Affair
Leasi Andrews (2008-2009), Zoë Kravitz (2010-2011), Nicole Beharie (2012-2013), Louise Hazel (2013), Rosario Dawson (2013), Madalina Diana Ghenea (2013), Naomi Campbell (2014), Alicia Vikander (2014-Present)
Josef Fassbender, Adele Fassbender
Catherine Fassbender (Older Sister) (Neuropsychologist)
About Michael Fassbender
  • Michael Fassbender (born 2 April 1977) is an Irish-German actor.
  • His feature film debut was in the fantasy war epic 300 (2007) as a Spartan warrior; 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 activist Bobby Sands in Hunger (2008), for which he won a British Independent Film Award.
  • Subsequent roles include in the independent film Fish Tank (2009), as a Royal Marines lieutenant in Inglourious Basterds (2009), as Edward Rochester in the 2011 film adaptation of Jane Eyre, as Carl Jung in A Dangerous Method (2011), as the sentient android David 8 in Prometheus (2012) and its sequel, Alien: Covenant (2017), and in the musical comedy-drama Frank (2014) as an eccentric musician loosely inspired by Frank Sidebottom. In 2011, Fassbender debuted as the Marvel Comics supervillain Magneto in X-Men: First Class, and went on to share the role with Ian McKellen in X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014), before reprising it again in X-Men: Apocalypse (2016) and Dark Phoenix (2019).
  • Also in 2011, Fassbender's performance as a sex addict in Shame earned him the Volpi Cup for Best Actor at the Venice Film Festival and was nominated for Golden Globe and BAFTA Awards.
  • In 2013, his role as slave owner Edwin Epps in the slavery epic 12 Years a Slave was similarly praised, earning him his first Oscar nomination for Best Supporting Actor.
  • In 2013, Fassbender appeared in another Ridley Scott film, The Counselor.
  • In 2015, he portrayed the title role in the Danny Boyle-directed biopic Steve Jobs (2015), and played Macbeth in Justin Kurzel's adaptation of William Shakespeare's play.
  • For the former, he received Academy Award, BAFTA, Golden Globe and SAG nominations.
  • In 2015, he produced the western Slow West, in which he also starred.


As Jeremy Paxman prepares to leave University Challenge, FEMAIL looks back at his finest moments 

www.dailymail.co.uk, August 16, 2022
Only the brave would dare interrupt University Challenge host Jeremy Paxman, who has announced he will step down from hosting the BBC2 quiz show in the autumn, as fan favourite Eric Monkman discovered to his peril in 2017. Here, FEMAIL picks out some of the Paxman's most notable moments, which have thrilled viewers - and terrified contestants.

Alicia Vikander Opens Up About Miscarriage and Mental Health

www.popsugar.co.uk, July 25, 2022
Oscar-winner Alicia Vikander has spoke candidly about her experience with pregnancy loss and the perils of fame. The 33-year-old, who stars in HBO series "Irma Vep", opened up to The Sunday Times, revealing: "We have a child now, but it took us time."The Swedish actor is married to fellow star Michael Fassbender, and the couple share a 17-month-old son. Their romance began seven years ago when they were filming "The Light Between Oceans" in which Vikander's character suffers two miscarriages. She recalled the traumatising subject matter when she...
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