Top News
WE CONTINUE TO SUPPORT MICHAEL-AN AWARD WINNING ACTOR

Congratulations to the cast and crew of "12 Years a Slave" winning an Oscar for Best Picture

Michael is currently filming "MacBeth"

Watch "12 Years A Slave" and "Frank" in theaters

Watch "The Counselor" and "12 Years A Slave" on DVD available now

Michael is set to star and produce on a film version of the video game "Assassin's Creed"

Completed projects: X-Men, Untitled Malik project

Upcoming projects Assassin's Creed, Prometheus 2, MacBeth,and more!

Header credit here

MFmultiply's Disclaimer


Order region 1 dvds-Amazon store

Order region 2-UK dvds-Amazon Shoppe

Please check the calender for films on TV, Theater, or dvd releases
August 2017
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
  12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
2728293031  

Calendar Calendar


Fassbender goes with X-Men laughs

View previous topic View next topic Go down

Fassbender goes with X-Men laughs

Post by Admin on Thu Mar 10, 2011 3:51 pm

http://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/entertainment/film-tv/news/fassbender-goes-with-xmen-laughs-15109796.html

Thursday, 10 March 2011

Michael Fassbender said he just had to go with the flow when it came to his Magneto costume

Michael Fassbender just has to grin and bear it when he dresses up as Magneto in X-Men: First Class.

The British actor, who portrays the younger version of the villain in Matthew Vaughn's spin-off, is aware that he may look silly wearing the costumes but said he just "goes with it".

"If you're caught in a middle ground, you're lost. If you put on a helmet, you kind of have to go for it. That's just part of those sort of fantasy things," he told AVClub.com.

"If you're not going to go for it, then you can't expect the audience to go along with you. So you just have to commit to it."

Michael had to discuss his role with the director and co-star James McAvoy, who plays his on-screen rival Charles Xavier.

"I'll be more, in terms of the script, trying to work out the different beats of the relationship with Charles, so James and I sat down a lot with Matthew and made sure that was tight," he recalled.

"With Magneto, there is a very specific history that's happened to him in the comic books, which is pretty heavy. So you use all of that, and then their moral standpoint is formed from their history and their environment. The way we were looking at it was that Charles is like Martin Luther King and Magneto is more Malcolm X."

X-Men: First Class, also starring Kevin Bacon, January Jones and Rose Byrne, is released in UK cinemas on May 30.

_________________


Twitter: https://twitter.com/Fassbenderfans
Blogspot: http://mfmultiply.blogspot.com/
avatar
Admin
Admin

Posts : 27093
Join date : 2009-09-20
Location : California

Back to top Go down

View previous topic View next topic Back to top

- Similar topics

 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum