Michael Fassbender Biography and Family
Adele, Northern Irish and Josef Fassbender, a German together gave birth to Michael Fassbender on 2 April 1977 in Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg. He has lived in an Irish town since the age of 2. He was served as an altar boy in the church here. He used to spend his holidays in Germany with his sister who is now a neuropsychologist. He speaks German fluently.
Michael decided to pursue acting at a young age of 17 and was cast in a play by Donal Courtney. At the age of 19, he moved to London to study acting at the Drama Centre London. He dropped out of Drama Centre and toured to perform play – Three sisters. He has also worked as a bartender and postman before he started his acting career.
His first appeared on screen in the TV miniseries Band of Brothers in 2001. He later played in the Book at Bedtime series from 24th November 2003 to 5th December 2003. He also made an appearance in a TV commercial The Quarrel in 2004 which won a gold medal at 2005 FAB awards. Allegiance (2006) was his next appearance during the Edinburg Festival Fringe.
He found commercial success in 2006 in the movie 300. He also received the British Independent Film Award for his outstanding performance in this film. After a year, he appeared in two movies – Inglorious basterds and Fish tank.
In 2010, he appeared in a western film, Jonah Hex. He also starred in Shame (2011) for which he won the Volpi Cup Best actor award. Michael appeared in Haywire (2012), 12 years a slave (2013), X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014), Slow West (2015), X-Men: Apocalypse (2016), the light between oceans (2016) and few other movies till date.
Apart from his film career, he has also appeared on TV screens a lot. Some of his TV shows include – Band of Brothers, Hearts and Bones, NCS: Manhunt, Holby City, Carla, “Gunpowder, Treason & Plot”, Julia Fellowes Investigates: a most mysterious murder, A bear named Winnie, Sherlock Homes and the case of the silk stocking, Hex, Murphy’s Law, Our Hidden lives, William and Mary, Agatha Christie’s Poirot, Trial & Retribution, Wedding Bells, and The Devil’s Whore.
Michael has also appeared in the video game Fable III in the year 2010.
Michael Fassbender Net Worth in 2017 : – $30 million
Some of his good earnings from few movies are given below:
X-Men: Apocalypse – $ 2.5 million
The light between oceans – $ 1.87 million
Irish Myths – $ 1.7 million
Trespass Against us – $1.3 million
As of 2016, his net worth is $30 million and his yearly income is around $5 million.
Some of the movies of Michael Fassbender to watch
Top 10 movies of Michael Fassbender to watch – Hunger (2008), Shame (2011), 12 years a slave (2013), Fish tank (2009), A Dangerous Method (2011), Prometheus (2012), Inglorious Basterds (2009), X-Men: First Class (2011), Jane Eyre (2011) and 300 (2006).
He has also enacted various other movies, but these movies top the list.
Michael Fassbender Assets [Cars collection, House & others]
Michael dated his X-Men: First Class co-star Zoe Kravitz (2011) but eventually broke up and remained friends with her. In 2012, he dated his Shame co-star Nicole Beharie but later they split in 2013. Later he dated Louise Hazel and Madalina Diana. Currently, he is dating his co-star Alicia Vikander.
Michael owns cars, boats and other vehicles. His car collection includes Porsche 356.
Latest News about Michael Fassbender
Michael was spotted with Orlando Bloom and Josh Hartnett at the Directors Guild Awards function on February 4th in Beverly Hills. He was spotted at a dinner on February 7th in West Hollywood, California. He appeared in a tan jacket over a denim shirt with rocking jeans. He will be promoting his new film Song to Song very soon. Song to Song is scheduled to release on March 17th, 2017.
Michael realized very early in life, his interest in acting and pursued the same since the age of 17. He was encouraged by his teacher Donie Courtney who offered him roles in the theater group. He has had a great career and not so good relationships till now. His upcoming movie is set to release this March. Let’s wish his new movie luck and wait for more of his movies.