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Behind the Candelabra (2013)

Michael Douglas as "Liberace"

World-famous pianist Liberace (Michael Douglas) takes much-younger Scott Thorson (Matt Damon) as a lover, but the relationship deteriorates when Liberace takes other bedmates and Thorson becomes addicted to drugs.

Emmy (Primetime) (2013) Won Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie
Golden Globe (2013) Won Best Performance by an Actor in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2013) Won Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries

Michael Douglas in the news

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'Ant-Man' Starts Production With a Slew of New Cast Members

Posted by
Drew Taylor on Aug 18th 2014, 12:30PM

Aug 18th 2014, 12:30PM

Dana Carvey's Wheel of Impressions and Michael Douglas's 'Ant-Man' Talk Lead Our Late Night Roundup (VIDEO)

Posted by
Alana Altmann on Jul 11th 2014, 5:00AM

Jul 11th 2014, 5:00AM

Michael Douglas Is Bummed About Edgar Wright's 'Ant-Man' Exit, Too

Posted by
Katie Roberts on Jul 10th 2014, 3:00PM

Jul 10th 2014, 3:00PM

'Romancing the Stone': 25 Things You Didn't Know About the Kathleen Turner Classic

Posted by
Gary Susman on Mar 24th 2014, 7:00AM

Mar 24th 2014, 7:00AM

'Ant-Man': Patrick Wilson Up for Mystery Role

Posted by
Katie Roberts on Feb 27th 2014, 12:30PM

Feb 27th 2014, 12:30PM

'Ant-Man': Evangeline Lilly Under the Microscope for Lead

Posted by
Drew Taylor on Feb 6th 2014, 6:30AM

Feb 6th 2014, 6:30AM

Michael Douglas on 'Ant-Man': 'I've Been Dying to Do a Marvel Picture for So Long'

Posted by
Katie Roberts on Jan 14th 2014, 12:00PM

Jan 14th 2014, 12:00PM

Michael Douglas Joins Paul Rudd in Marvel's 'Ant-Man'

Posted by
Katie Roberts on Jan 13th 2014, 6:18PM

Jan 13th 2014, 6:18PM

Michael Douglas & Jon Turteltaub Talk 'Last Vegas,' Fake Breasts, and Difficult Actors

Posted by
Drew Taylor on Oct 30th 2013, 6:30AM

Oct 30th 2013, 6:30AM

Michael Douglas Confirms Temporary Separation, Claims Marriage Not in Crisis

Posted by
Laura Larson on Sep 3rd 2013, 8:30AM

Sep 3rd 2013, 8:30AM

Michael Douglas and Catherine Zeta-Jones Are Taking a Break: Report

Posted by
Laura Larson on Aug 28th 2013, 5:30AM

Aug 28th 2013, 5:30AM

'Last Vegas' Trailer: De Niro, Douglas, Freeman, and Kline Are an Aging Wolf Pack

Posted by
Katie Roberts on Jul 18th 2013, 12:00PM

Jul 18th 2013, 12:00PM

Michael Douglas, Ronald Reagan: Actor Cast As Late President In 'Reykjavik'

Posted by
Jessie Heyman on Aug 29th 2012, 9:07AM

Aug 29th 2012, 9:07AM

Michael Douglas FBI Financial Fraud PSA: 'Wall Street' Star Warns Of Insider Trading (VIDEO)

Posted by
Moviefone Staff on Feb 27th 2012, 11:50AM

Feb 27th 2012, 11:50AM

Michael Douglas As Oscar Presenter: Will He Announce Best Picture?

Posted by
Jessie Heyman on Feb 20th 2012, 9:05AM

Feb 20th 2012, 9:05AM

'Haywire' Clip: Ewan McGregor And Michael Douglas Fight For Gina Carano

Posted by
Christopher Rosen on Jan 18th 2012, 10:28AM

Jan 18th 2012, 10:28AM

'Haywire': Steven Soderbergh Talks Gina Carano, 'Beautiful' Action Movies At Lincoln Center Screening

Posted by
Christopher Rosen on Jan 18th 2012, 3:32AM

Jan 18th 2012, 3:32AM

Steven Soderbergh's Liberace Movie With Michael Douglas and Matt Damon Heads to HBO

Posted by
Christopher Rosen on Oct 11th 2011, 9:20AM

Oct 11th 2011, 9:20AM

Steven Soderbergh's 'Haywire' Gets Official Release Date

Posted by
Moviefone Staff on Jun 16th 2011, 12:00PM

Jun 16th 2011, 12:00PM

Healthy Michael Douglas Gets Standing Ovation at Globes (VIDEO)

Posted by
TV Squad Staff on Jan 16th 2011, 11:14PM

Jan 16th 2011, 11:14PM

Michael Douglas Says His Cancer is Beaten!

Posted by
Scott Weinberg on Jan 10th 2011, 1:15PM

Jan 10th 2011, 1:15PM

Golden Globes 2011 Nominee Reactions

Posted by
Moviefone Staff on Dec 14th 2010, 7:00AM

Dec 14th 2010, 7:00AM

Golden Globes 2011 Snubs and Surprises: 'True Grit' Gets Shut Out; 'The Tourist' Flies High

Posted by
Moviefone Staff on Dec 14th 2010, 6:45AM

Dec 14th 2010, 6:45AM

Michael Douglas to Return to Acting in Steven Soderbergh's 'Liberace'

Posted by
Jacob Hall on Nov 30th 2010, 10:30AM

Nov 30th 2010, 10:30AM

'Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps' Quotes: Greed Is Legal

Posted by
Brent Owen on Sep 27th 2010, 7:54PM

Sep 27th 2010, 7:54PM

'Wall Street' Rallies to Come Out on Top: Box Office Report September 24 - 26

Posted by
Gary Susman on Sep 26th 2010, 10:47AM

Sep 26th 2010, 10:47AM

Their Best Role: Michael Douglas

Posted by
David Ehrlich on Sep 23rd 2010, 3:15PM

Sep 23rd 2010, 3:15PM

New on DVD & Blu-ray, Week of September 7: 'Killers,' 'MacGruber' and 'Solitary Man'

Posted by
Harley W. Lond on Sep 6th 2010, 3:16PM

Sep 6th 2010, 3:16PM

Early Picks For The 2010 Best Actor Race

Posted by
Erik Childress on Aug 23rd 2010, 5:03PM

Aug 23rd 2010, 5:03PM

Cinematical Late Night: I'm Still Here Trailer, Noomi Rapace, Strange Days

Posted by
Peter Hall on Aug 16th 2010, 9:45PM

Aug 16th 2010, 9:45PM

Nightly News: Michael Douglas Diagnosed With Throat Tumor

Posted by
Harley W. Lond on Aug 16th 2010, 5:42PM

Aug 16th 2010, 5:42PM

Review: Solitary Man

Posted by
William Goss on May 22nd 2010, 5:05PM

May 22nd 2010, 5:05PM

Interview: 'Solitary Man' Filmmakers David Levien & Brian Koppelman

Posted by
Todd Gilchrist on May 21st 2010, 8:03AM

May 21st 2010, 8:03AM

Cannes in 60 Seconds: May 18, 2010

Posted by
Christopher Campbell on May 19th 2010, 11:48AM

May 19th 2010, 11:48AM

Cannes 2010 Diary: Day Two

Posted by
Charles Gant on May 14th 2010, 9:30AM

May 14th 2010, 9:30AM

Cannes Review: Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps

Posted by
Joe Utichi on May 14th 2010, 8:02AM

May 14th 2010, 8:02AM

Fatal Attraction to be Made into Stage Play

Posted by
Tim Reeves on May 10th 2010, 11:13PM

May 10th 2010, 11:13PM

Cannes Film Festival 2010 Preview

Posted by
Charles Gant on May 8th 2010, 11:59PM

May 8th 2010, 11:59PM

Onscreen Mother-and-Child Collaborations

Posted by
Marina Zogbi on May 6th 2010, 3:10PM

May 6th 2010, 3:10PM

Michael Douglas Admits to Being Seduced by his Mother's Friends at age 16

Posted by
Pete Stanton on Apr 27th 2010, 4:01AM

Apr 27th 2010, 4:01AM

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