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Michael Douglas (I)


An actor with over forty years of experience in theatre, film, and television, Michael Douglas branched out into independent feature production in 1975 with the Academy Award-winning One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975). Since then, as a producer and as an actor-producer, he has shown an uncanny knack for choosing projects that reflect changing ... See full bio »

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Won 2 Oscars. Another 41 wins & 38 nominations. See more awards »

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Filmography

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 2014 Beyond the Reach
Madec
 2013 Last Vegas
Billy
 2013 Behind the Candelabra (TV Movie)
Liberace
 2011 Phineas and Ferb (TV Series)
Waylon
 2003 Freedom: A History of Us (TV Series documentary)
Benjamin Franklin / Benjamin French
- A War to End Slavery (2003) ... Benjamin French
 2002 Liberty's Kids: Est. 1776 (TV Series)
Patrick Henry
- Liberty or Death (2002) ... Patrick Henry (voice)
- United We Stand (2002) ... Patrick Henry (voice)
 2002 Will & Grace (TV Series)
Detective Gavin Hatch
- Fagel Attraction (2002) ... Detective Gavin Hatch
 1992 Shining Through
Ed Leland
 1985 A Chorus Line
Zach
 1983 The Star Chamber
Superior Court Judge Steven R. Hardin
 1980 It's My Turn
Ben Lewin
 1972 When Michael Calls (TV Movie)
Craig
 1971 Medical Center (TV Series)
Jonathan Crowley
- The Albatross (1971) ... Jonathan Crowley
 1971 Summertree
Jerry
 1971 The F.B.I. (TV Series)
Jerry Williams
- The Hitchhiker (1971) ... Jerry Williams
 1970 Adam at Six A.M.
Adam Gaines
 1969 Hail, Hero!
Carl Dixon
 1969 CBS Playhouse (TV Series)
- The Experiment (1969) ... (as M.K. Douglas)
 1966 Cast a Giant Shadow
Jeep Driver (uncredited)
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Other Works:

Music video for Billy Ocean: "When The Going Gets Tough, The Tough Get Going" See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 4 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | 26 Interviews | 26 Articles | 11 Pictorials | 45 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Alternate Names:

M.K. Douglas

Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on Karl Malden]: He was fantastic. He just had a tremendous discipline, tremendous ethics. He insisted that next's week's script would be there when we were shooting that week's script. Every time between setups, between breaks, we'd go in the trailer and run lines for the next's week's show. That's the kind of discipline, training I got from Karl. See more »

Trivia:

His performance as Gordon Gekko in Wall Street (1987) is ranked #25 on Premiere magazine's 100 Greatest Movie Characters of All Time. See more »

Trademark:

Gravelly smoke-burnished voice See more »

Star Sign:

Libra

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