Michael Caine

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'''Michael Caine''' (born Maurice Joseph Micklewhite, Jr.; 14 March 1933) is an English film actor. Caine has appeared in more than one hundred films, and is one of only two actors to have received Academy Award nominations for acting (leading or supporting) in every decade since the 1960s (Jack Nicholson is the other). Caine was knighted in 2000 by Queen Elizabeth II in recognition of his contribution to cinema.   
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'''Michael Caine''' (born Maurice Joseph Micklewhite, Jr.; 14 March 1933) is an English film actor. Caine has appeared in more than one hundred films, and is one of only two actors to have received Academy Award nominations for acting (leading or supporting) in every decade since the 1960s (Jack Nicholson is the other). Caine was knighted in 2000 by Queen Elizabeth II in recognition of his contribution to cinema.  [[File:GeniiCoverV72N5.jpg|thumb|right|Cover of Genii (2009)]]
  
 
Caine starred in the magic themed movie [[The Prestige]] (2007) and portrayed a magician in [[Is Anybody There?]] (2009), in which he was taught some magic for the role by [[Scott Penrose]] of the [[Magic Circle]].
 
Caine starred in the magic themed movie [[The Prestige]] (2007) and portrayed a magician in [[Is Anybody There?]] (2009), in which he was taught some magic for the role by [[Scott Penrose]] of the [[Magic Circle]].

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Michael Caine (born Maurice Joseph Micklewhite, Jr.; 14 March 1933) is an English film actor. Caine has appeared in more than one hundred films, and is one of only two actors to have received Academy Award nominations for acting (leading or supporting) in every decade since the 1960s (Jack Nicholson is the other). Caine was knighted in 2000 by Queen Elizabeth II in recognition of his contribution to cinema.
Cover of Genii (2009)

Caine starred in the magic themed movie The Prestige (2007) and portrayed a magician in Is Anybody There? (2009), in which he was taught some magic for the role by Scott Penrose of the Magic Circle.

Caine also acted in "Zulu" (1964) which was directed by amateur magician Cy Endfield, who would perform for the crew.[1]


References

  1. cover of Genii 2009 May
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