Michael Fassbender 1 of 10
Michael Fassbender 2 of 10
Michael Fassbender 3 of 10
Michael Fassbender 4 of 10
Michael Fassbender 5 of 10
Michael Fassbender 6 of 10
Michael Fassbender 7 of 10
Michael Fassbender 8 of 10
Michael Fassbender 9 of 10
Michael Fassbender 10 of 10

Michael Fassbender

#5850
Most Popular
Boost
Birthday
2, 1977
Birthplace
Heidelberg, Germany
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
2, 1977 (age 42)
Birthplace
Heidelberg, Germany

About

Popular actor well known for his roles as Lt. Archie Hicox in Inglourious Basterds, Magneto in X-Men: First Class, and the scheming robot David in Prometheus. In the 2013 historical drama 12 Years a Slave, he played slave driver Edwin Epps. 

Before Fame

His parents moved to the Republic of Ireland when he was two years old and ran a restaurant. He was first introduced to audiences in Tom HanksBand of Brothers

Trivia

His dad is from Germany and his mom is from Northern Ireland. He was born in Germany but grew up in Kerry, Southwest Ireland. 

Family Life

His father worked as a chef, and his sister Catherine worked as a neuropsychologist at UC Davis. He dated Shame co-star Nicole Beharie in 2012. In 2017, he married Alicia Vikander

Associated With

He played a supporting role in the action movie Haywire, which starred Gina Carano.