Michael Caine | Biography

Posted On: 26 Sep, 2014

Michael Caine | Biography

Quick Facts

Date of Birth March 14, 1933
Age 87 Years 11 Month(s)
Nationality English
Profession Actor
Wife/Spouse Patricia Haines(div), Shakira Caine
Girlfriend Not Yet
Ethnicity White
Is Gay/Lesbian No
Divorced? Yes(once)
Married Yes
Net Worth $75 Million Dollars
Height 6 feet 0 inches(183 cm)
Weight 86 kg(approx)
Children/Kids Natasha Caine, Dominique Caine

Be like a duck, my mother used to tell me. Remain calm on the surface and paddle like hell underneath.” - Michael Caine

Known for his versatile acting, Michael Caine has proved himself as a recognizable actor in the world. His full name is Maurice Joseph Micklewhite and was born in 14 March, 1933. He is a prominent actor who has already won Academy Award, Golden Globe Award, BAFTA Award and many other prestigious awards.

He started his career from 1953. In this long career of 61 years, he acted on many different roles in the movies which gave him both name and fame. In 1970s, he was rated as #2 as the most popular star in the box office. In 1964, he appeared in the movie “Zulu” as Lt. Gonville Bromhead. From this movie, many viewers started to love his acting skills. From the movie “The Ipcress File”, he was nominated for BAFTA Award for Best British Actor for the first time. In the following year, he appeared in the movie “Alfie” which helped him to be nominated in both Academy as well as Golden Globe Award.

He has appeared in many movies and also accredited for many prestigious awards. Some of his famous movies are Gambit, Sleuth, Dressed to Kill, The Island, Educating Rita, The Honorary Man, Hannah and Her Sisters, Mona Lisa, Jaws and Dirty Rotten Scoundrels. From the movie “Hannah and Her Sisters”, he received an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor. His latest movies which have been successful in the box office as well as internationally acclaimed are LittleVoice, The Dark Knight, Inception, The Cider House Rules, The Quite American and The Prestige.

He is also successful in TV as well. He has worked in many TV series from which he got the positive responses. He appeared in “Jack the Ripper” in 1988 and won the Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actor. Lately, he appeared in “Freedom” in 2003. He has also worked for the video games of Batman Begins in 2005. He appeared in the latest movie “Mr. Morgan’s Last Love” in 2013.He is working on the projects such as Stonehearst Asylum, Interseller which are due to release in 2014. For 2015, he is working in Kingsman, The Last Witch Hunter and Youth.

He is a tall guy with the height of 6 feet 2 inch tall. His first marriage was unsuccessful. He was married to Patricia Haines in 1955. They filed a divorce in 1962. In 1968, he started dating Bianca Jagger. He married for the second time with Shakira Baksh in 1973. Though his second wife is a Muslim, he never bothered about that fact. He has altogether 2 children, one from Patricia and 1 from Shakira. He is also involved in the politics and often spoke freely about it.

He is actively participating in this field from his young age till today. His many colleagues has been dead but he is still standing in front us and giving us his capacity of acting. He has the net worth of $75 million. He has appeared in more than 115 movies altogether. As his whole life was engaged her, he would not let it go until his death.

To know more about his biography and his wikis, you can visit http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Michael_Caine and http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0000323/. You can also find his filmography in http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Michael_Caine_filmography. If you want to get his quotes, you can visit IMDB as well as in twitter where you can also follow him.