Michael Caine

Michael Caine

Personal Information

  • Full name: Maurice Joseph Micklewhite
  • Date of birth: March 14, 1933
  • Place of birth: London, England, UK
  • Nationality: British
  • Occupation: Actor, author


  • Years active: 1956–present
  • Notable works:
    • Zulu (1964)
    • The Italian Job (1969)
    • Get Carter (1971)
    • The Man Who Would Be King (1975)
    • Dressed to Kill (1980)
    • Educating Rita (1983)
    • Hannah and Her Sisters (1986)
    • Dirty Rotten Scoundrels (1988)
    • Batman Begins (2005)
    • The Dark Knight (2008)
    • Inception (2010)
    • Dunkirk (2017)
  • Awards:
    • Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor (1986, 1999, 2002)
    • BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role (1966, 1983, 1990)
    • Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy (1988)

Life and Career

Michael Caine is an English actor who has appeared in more than 160 films and television shows throughout his career. He is one of the most successful and critically acclaimed actors of all time, having won two Academy Awards, three BAFTA Awards, and a Golden Globe Award.

Caine was born in London, England, in 1933. He began his acting career in the early 1950s, appearing in small roles in films and television shows. He gained his breakthrough role in the 1964 war film Zulu, in which he played a British soldier fighting against the Zulu army. Caine went on to star in a number of successful films in the 1960s and 1970s, including The Italian Job (1969), Get Carter (1971), and The Man Who Would Be King (1975).

In the 1980s, Caine began to take on more comedic roles. He starred in the 1980 thriller Dressed to Kill, the 1983 romantic comedy Educating Rita, and the 1988 comedy Dirty Rotten Scoundrels. Caine continued to star in both comedic and dramatic films in the 1990s and 2000s. He appeared in the 1990 crime thriller The Grifters, the 1999 drama The Cider House Rules, and the 2002 drama The Quiet American.

In recent years, Caine has starred in the Batman films Batman Begins (2005) and The Dark Knight (2008), the science fiction film Inception (2010), and the war film Dunkirk (2017).

Caine has been married twice and has three children. He is a supporter of the Labour Party and has been a vocal critic of the Conservative Party. He is also a supporter of the British monarchy.

Caine is one of the most respected and admired actors in the world. He is known for his versatility, his intelligence, and his sense of humor. He is a true icon of British cinema.

Michael Caine
Michael Caine
Michael Caine
Michael Caine
Michael Caine
Michael Caine
Michael Caine
Michael Caine