Michael Douglas - Biography, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Filmography (Read)
Actors » Actors » Michael Douglas - Biography, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Filmography
Michael Douglas - Biography, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Filmography
Rating: 9,3/10 (3945 votes)
Michael Douglas - biography, date of birth, place of birth, filmography, clips, actor, producer, director.
American actor, producer and winner of two honorary Oscars was born in the fall of 1944 in New Brunswick, New Jersey. Michael Kirk Douglas was lucky to be born into a star family: his father is a famous Hollywood actor named Kirk Douglas, and his mother is actress Diana Darrid. Despite the fact that his parents filed for divorce, Michael always wanted to follow in the footsteps of his legendary father and become as great an actor as he is. That is why, when it came time to choose a university, Michael Douglas abandoned the prestigious Yale College and chose The American Place Theater, where he later met Danny DeVito, who not only became a close friend of Michael, but also a frequent partner on the site.
The first striking movie starring Michael Douglas is the detective television series Streets of San Francisco. The role of police officer Steve Keller brought the young actor the coveted fame and recognition. Simultaneously with the shooting, Douglas undertook to produce his debut project - Milos Forman's drama One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, which later became a cult and brought Douglas his first Oscar. In the 1980s, the actor played some of his most striking roles. There are such films with the participation of Michael Douglas as the erotic thriller Fatal Attraction, the tragicomedy The War of the Roses and the Wall Street drama. For his role in the last film, Douglas receives his second Oscar. In 1992, the actor returned to the genre of erotic thrillers and played one of his most striking roles - in the film Basic Instinct, where the charming Sharon Stone became his partner. Next come the pictures The Game, The Perfect Murder, Don't Say a Word and others. Currently, Michael Douglas is actively filming new projects, delighting his fans again and again.
Apart from his talent, the actor is also famous for his love for young and charming young ladies. Douglas' first choice was 19-year-old Diandre Luker, whom he married when he was 33 years old. This marriage lasted more than 20 years, but fell apart when Douglas became interested in the young and talented Catherine Zeta-Jones, who is 25 years younger than him and with whom they still live in a happy marriage.
Michael Douglas has gray eyes, naturally blond hair, fair skin and thin lips. The shape of the face is oval, the forehead is medium, the hair is straight, gray. Michael Douglas does not change his hair color, preferring natural. The actor has a medium crooked nose and a rectangular chin. Michael Douglas occasionally drops his mustache and beard. The actor's height is 178 cm, no tattoos.