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Michael Douglas

Michael Douglas

The actor and producer Michael Douglas is one of the few artists to have received an Oscar for Best Film and Best Actor. Michael was the producer of Milos Forman’s masterpiece ONE FLEW OVER THE CUCKOO'S NEST (1976), which won Best Film. He received the Oscar for Best Actor for his leading role in WALL STREET (1987).

He became one of the world’s most celebrated actors after his performance as a broker in WALL STREET. Further hit films include FATAL ATTRACTION (1987) with Glenn Close and BASIC INSTINCT (1992) with Sharon Stone.

Michael Douglas has taken on other character roles in films like THE WAR OF THE ROSES (1989), again with Kathleen Turner, FALLING DOWN (1993), in which he plays a gun-slinging petit bourgeois, and alongside his second wife Catherine Zeta-Jones in the drug-related drama TRAFFIC (2000).