After tackling Magneto, a killer robot, and a sex-addicted New Yorker, Michael Fassbender has set his sights on his next challenge: “Macbeth.” Fassbender will play the scheming nobleman for “Snowtown” director Justin Kurzel.
The screenplay, by Todd Louiso and Jacob Koskoff, while supposedly a “visceral” new adaptation, will retain the original Shakespearean setting and dialogue. Louiso and Koskoff collaborated on the Paramount Vantage comedy “The Marc Pease Experience,” which, despite starring… Continue reading Michael Fassbender in 'Macbeth': Actor to Take On Shakespeare
Androids have been an integral part of the Alien universe ever since Ash (Ian Holm) went berserk on the crew of the Nostromo. But few of the actors playing machines for an Alien film have achieved the level of mysterious tension achieved by the outstanding Michael Fassbender in Sir Ridley Scott’s latest, Prometheus. David is, on the surface, an android employed by string-puller Peter Weyland (Guy Pearce). But as
Last year could have easily been called the year of Michael Fassbender. After starring in “X-Men: First Class,” “Jane Eyre,” and “A Dangerous Method,” he famously dropped trou’ in “Shame” (which, perhaps even more famously, he did not receive an Oscar nod for). Needless to say, the actor’s 2012 has a lot to live up to.
And it looks like Fassbender is ready for the challenge. This summer, he’ll be starring… Continue reading Michael Fassbender Talks 'Prometheus,' 'Shame' Oscar Snub And Penis Jokes In GQ
An NC-17 rating is often the kiss of death for a movie, but one South Carolina theater is seeing boffo business for “Shame” after fliers that condemn the film started popping up around town. The fliers dub the Nickelodeon theater a “den of shame” and caution people not to see the movie, which features ample sex scenes and full-frontal nudity from lead Michael Fassbender. The 75-seat art-house theater (no relation… Continue reading 'Shame' 'Den Of Sin': Fliers Warn Moviegoers About South Carolina Theater Showing Michael Fassbender Indie (VIDEO)