Michael Fassbender


Michael Fassbender Is at His Best When He’s Bringing Humanity to Villains

Ever since his big-screen debut in the fantasy epic 300, Michael Fassbender has steadily made a name for himself as one of the greatest working actors. His choice of films, ranging from superhero blockbusters to intimate character dramas, has allowed him to try his hand at a wide range of roles. While his output has diminished in recent years (likely so he can dedicate more time to his other passion, race car driving), his upcoming role as a hitman in David Fincher’s latest film The Killer sees him returning to a character type he excels at – the villain.
Picture for Michael Fassbender Is at His Best When He’s Bringing Humanity to Villains

Michael Fassbender Is a Race Car Driver Now

In today’s news of celebrity side hustles you might not have known about, actor Michael Fassbender spent this past weekend driving a Porsche 911 RSR-19 for Proton Competition in northwestern France—in the process realizing his longtime dream to compete in Le Mans, the famous 24-hour-long endurance race. The...

Michael Fassbender: 'being at Le Mans with pro drivers is intimidating'

TG talks to screen star Fassbender who's donned his race overalls for this weekend's 24hr special. Skip 4 photos in the image carousel and continue reading. Turn on Javascript to see all the available pictures. "I always wanted to drive," Michael Fassbender says. "Anything with four wheels, basically. I wasn’t...

Michael Fassbender Behind the Wheel at 24 Hours of Le Mans Endurance Race

Click here to read the full article. Michael Fassbender has been nominated for two Oscars, worked with legendary directors like Ridley Scott and Danny Boyle, and found success in both serious biopics and comic book blockbusters. But one of the actor’s biggest goals had always eluded him: racing at Le Mans. That is set to change this weekend, as Fassbender is currently competing in the legendary endurance race for Porsche, the longtime patron of his amateur racing career. The actor is driving a Porsche 911 RSR -19 alongside Canadian driver Zacharie Robichon and Porsche factory driver Matt Campbell. The 24 Hours of...

Michael Fassbender and Alicia Vikander’s Relationship Timeline

Long-lasting love on set! Michael Fassbender and Alicia Vikander are the perfect example of a costar couple still going strong. The pair met while filming The Light Between Oceans in 2014. While promoting the movie in 2016, they made it clear that their personal life didn’t affect their performances. “It wasn’t the first time in […]

Regé-Jean Page’s James Bond Competition Includes A Declining Tom Hardy, A Rising Michael Fassbender And Another Surprise Bridgerton Alum

Competition surrounding the new face of the James Bond movies continues to heat up. Unsurprisingly, Regé-Jean Page is still the top of the heap in this game of spies, but the rest of the field’s latest developments have provided some surprising updates. As Tom Hardy continues to fall in the odds, Michael Fassbender has had a surprise surge. Not to mention that a surprising candidate from Netflix’s Bridgerton series is now being whispered about.