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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 47 wins & 40 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

The Game
The Game Nicholas Van Orton
(1997)
Ant-Man
Ant-Man Dr. Hank Pym
(2015)
Basic Instinct
Basic Instinct Detective Nick Curran
(1992)
Falling Down
Falling Down D-Fens
(1993)

Filmography

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 2017 Head Full of Honey (announced)
Dr. Amandus Rosenbach
 2017/I Unlocked (completed)
 2014 Beyond the Reach
Madec
 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
- Revolution (2003) ... Benjamin Franklin (voice)
- A War to End Slavery (2003) ... Benjamin French (voice)
 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:

6 TV commercials for German e-stock trading company Comdirect (Commerzbank) of which 5 were aired. Director Harald Zwart (One Night at Mccools), Script and Creative Producer Jan Geschke. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 4 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | 26 Interviews | 30 Articles | 11 Pictorials | 48 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:

Kirk's career was constant, overwhelming. The guy didn't stop. Back then they were doing five movies a year. My father did 90-plus films. He was Spartacus! I always admired his tenacity and stamina but he was intimidating to me as a child. Like a lot of actors, he was consumed with ambition and his career. He was also consumed with guilt because of the time he spent away from the family. It took ... See more »

Trivia:

Brazilian soccer star Maicon was supposed to be named after Michael Douglas. His father was a huge fan of Kirk Douglas and wanted to name his own son after Kirk's son. However, he could not read or write and a clerk spelled Michael as Maicon. His full name is Maicon Douglas Sisenando. See more »

Trademark:

His famous stereotypical capitalist character, Gordon Gekko See more »

Star Sign:

Libra

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