Michael Fassbender

Michael Fassbender

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    • April 2nd, 1977
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.

Starring Michael Fassbender on Plex


Acting (45 Credits)

2022Kung Fury 2 as Colt Magnum
2019X-Men: Dark Phoenix as Erik Lensherr / Magneto
2017Alien: Covenant as David / Walter
2017The Snowman as Detective Harry Hole
2017Alien: Covenant - Phobos as Walter
2017Alien: Covenant - Prologue: Last Supper as Walter
2017Alien: Covenant - Prologue: The Crossing as David
2017Alien: Covenant - Meet Walter as Walter
2017Song to Song as Cook
2017Alien: Covenant - Advent as Walter
2016Assassin's Creed as Callum Lynch / Aguilar de Nerha
2016Trespass Against Us as Chad Cutler
2016The Light Between Oceans as Tom Sherbourne
2016X-Men: Apocalypse as Erik Lehnsherr / Magneto
2015Slow West as Silas
2015Macbeth as Macbeth
2015Steve Jobs as Steve Jobs
2014X-Men: Days of Future Past as Erik Lehnsherr / Magneto (Young)
2014X-Men: Days of Future Past as Erik Lehnsherr / Magneto (Young)
2014Frank as Frank
2013The Counselor as The Counselor
20131 as Narrator
201312 Years a Slave as Edwin Epps
2012Prometheus as David
2011Shame as Brandon
2011Pitch Black Heist as Michael
2011X-Men: First Class as Erik Lehnsherr / Magneto
2011Jane Eyre as Edward Rochester
2011A Dangerous Method as Carl Jung
2011Haywire as Paul
2010Centurion as Centurion Quintus Dias
2010Jonah Hex as Burke
2009Fish Tank as Conor O'Reily
2009Blood Creek as Richard Wirth
2009Inglourious Basterds as Lieutenant Archie Hicox
2008Hunger as Bobby Sands
2008Eden Lake as Steve
2008The Devil's Whore as Thomas Rainsborough
2007Angel as Esmé
2007Wedding Belles as Barney
2006300 as Stelios
2004Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Silk Stocking as Charles Allen
2004A Bear Named Winnie as Harry Colebourn
2004Hex as Azazeal
2001Band of Brothers as Burton 'Pat' Christenson


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