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Michael Caine

South London born Caine has appeared in over 100 films including some of the most iconic films of the 1960's.

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Occupation Award winning actor
Country United Kingdom

Michael Caine is one of only two actors nominated for an Academy Award for acting in every decade from the 1960s to 2000s, winning two. His first Academy Award was for the 1986 film Hannah and Her Sisters, and his second in 1999 for The Cider House Rules, in both cases as a supporting actor.

His performance in Educating Rita in 1983 earned him the BAFTA and Golden Globe Award for Best Actor. He was knighted in 2000 and awarded an honorary degree from Goldsmiths in 1994.

Image credit: Manfred Werner