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Michael Fassbender Biography and Profile

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Michael Fassbender Profile

Birth Name Michael Fassbender
Occupation Actor, producer
Popular as Actor
Career 1994–present
Debut Film Band of Brothers
Date of Birth April 2, 1977
Birth Place Heidelberg, Germany
Zodiac Aries
Nationality Irish-German
Height 1.83 m
Hair Color Brown
Eye Color Blue
Father Josef Fassbender
Mother Adele Fassbender
Sister Catherine Fassbender

Michael Fassbender Biography

Michael Fassbender is an Irish-German actor and producer. He was born on April 2, 1977 in Heidelberg, Germany to Adele Fassbender and Josef Fassbender. When he was two years old, his parents moved to Killarney, County Kerry, in the Republic of Ireland. He has an older sister named, Catherine. He attended Fossa National School and later he attended the St. Brendan’s College. When he was at the age of 17 he became interested in acting and at the age of 19 he moved to London where he attended the Frama Centre London. He started his professional acting career as a stage artist in 1994. In 2001 he made his appearance in the miniseries, Band of Brothers and he did his first film role in 2007 in the film 300. He is best known for his performances in the films: Magneto in the superhero films X-Men: First Class (2011) and X-Men: Days of Future Past.

Michael Fassbender Filmography

Film
Year Title Role
2007 300 Stelios
2007 Angel Esmé Howe-Nevinson
2008 Hunger Bobby Sands
2008 Eden Lake Steve
2009 Blood Creek Richard Wirth
2009 Fish Tank Connor
2009 Inglourious Basterds Lt. Archie Hicox
2010 Centurion Quintus Dias
2010 Jonah Hex Burke
2011 Jane Eyre Edward Rochester
2011 X-Men: First Class Erik Lehnsherr/Magneto
2011 A Dangerous Method Carl Gustav Jung
2011 Shame Brandon Sullivan
2012 Haywire Paul
2012 Prometheus David
2013 12 Years a Slave Edwin Epps
2013 The Counselor Counselor
2014 1: Life on the Limit Narrator
2014 Frank Frank
2014 X-Men: Days of Future Past Erik Lehnsherr/Magneto
2014 Slow West Silas Selleck
2015 Untitled Terrence Malick Project
2015 Macbeth Lord Macbeth
2015 Trespass Against Us Chad Cutler
2015 The Piece Of Eden Desmond Miles/Altair Ibn La Ahad
2016 X-Men: Apocalypse Erik Lehnsherr/Magneto
Television
Year Title Role Notes
2001 Band of Brothers Burton ‘Pat’ Christenson Miniseries
Hearts and Bones Hermann 3 episodes
2002 NCS Manhunt Jack Silver
Holby City Christian Connolly 1 episode
2003 Carla Rob
2004 A Bear Named Winnie Lt. Harry Colebourn
Gunpowder, Treason & Plot Guy Fawkes
Julian Fellowes Investigates: A Most Mysterious Murder Charles Bravo
Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Silk Stocking Charles Allen
2004–2005 Hex Azazeal 12 episodes
2005 Murphy’s Law Caz Miller 5 episodes
Our Hidden Lives German POW
William and Mary Lukasz 1 episode
2006 Poirot: After the Funeral George Abernethie 1 episode
Trial & Retribution: Sins of the Father Douglas Nesbitt
2007 Wedding Belles Barney
2008 The Devil’s Whore Thomas Rainsborough Miniseries

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