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475883935 New Photos Reveal Michael Fassbender as Macbeth (PHOTOS)Michael Fassbender, in his relatively short career, has played many roles — he’s been a robot in Ridley Scott’s “Prometheus,” an ancient soldier in “300,” a cruel plantation owner in… Continue reading New Photos Reveal Michael Fassbender as 'Macbeth' (PHOTOS)

462124103 Star Wars: Episode VII Cast: Michael Fassbender, Adam Driver, & Hugo Weaving Up for Roles?Jason Merritt/Getty Images

At this point, it seems like virtually every young person in Hollywood has tried out (and been passed over… Continue reading 'Star Wars: Episode VII' Cast: Michael Fassbender, Adam Driver, & Hugo Weaving Up for Roles?

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