Michael Caine is an English actor and producer. He first gained recognition in the 1960s for his roles in the films Zulu and The Ipcress File. He next starred in the movie Alfie, a role that got him his first Academy Award nomination. In the 1970s, he was best known for his performances in the films Get Carter and The Last Valley.
For his performance in the film Sleuth, Caine got his second Academy Award nomination. His role in the 1983 film Educating Rita then earned him a BAFTA and a Golden Globe for Best Actor. He later won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his work in the film Hannah and Her Sisters. In the 2000s and 2010s, he’s best known for his role as Alfred Pennyworth in The Dark Knight Trilogy.