Michael Fassbender is an Irish-German actor best known for playing Lt. Archie Hicox in Inglourious Basterds.
He has starred in other notable films such as 300 and has worked with filmmakers such as David Cronenberg and Steve McQueen.
In Steve McQueen's most recent film, "Shame" (2011), he earned the award for Best Actor at the 2011 Venice Film Festival.
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