Articles Tagged 'Shame'

Michael Fassbender

Will Michael Fassbender Play Macbeth?

Michael Fassbender (Shame) is attached to play the lead in a new film adaptation of Shakespeare’s Macbeth, reports BBC News. The casting is yet to be confirmed by Fassbender himself but multiple publications are reporting the X-Men star will take on the role of the Scottish lord Macbeth and he will speak in the original […]

Genius, Composite, FINAL

Colin Firth + Michael Fassbender = ‘Genius’

Colin Firth (The King’s Speech) and Michael Fassbender (Shame) are shopping around their film Genius with The Weinsten Company in the UK being the first buyer, reports The Hollywod Reporter. The film is based on the National Book Award-winning biography Max Perkins: Editor of Genius revolving around the relationship between literary phenom Thomas Wolfe (Fassbender) and famed […]

Michael Fassbender

Michael Fassbender is on the Market

We have some good news and some bad news. How about the bad news first? Michael Fassbender, 35, (Shame) has split from his Shame co-star girlfriend Nichole Beharie, 28. What’s the good news? … he’s single! The two have been together for about a year since meeting on the set of their sexy yet gritty […]

Interview: Abi Morgan on the Next Miniseries of ‘The Hour’

With the BBC America’s 1950s-set newsroom drama The Hour basking in the glory of its three Golden Globe nominations, screenwriter Abi Morgan has been giving some details of what might be in the new miniseries. “We’re coming back in 1957 when the space and arms race is at its peak — and looking at the […]

Michael Fassbender’s Highly Productive 2011: A Look Back

Thanksgiving may have come and gone, but here’s to being thankful this year for Michael Fassbender. The German-Irish actor, who trained and lives in London, gets totally naked, and not just emotionally, this Friday (Dec. 2) in Shame. It’s a role for which the fast-rising star is being mentioned as a possible Oscar contender for […]