Michael Fassbender rocketed to fame after starring in "300" alongside Gerard Butler back in 2006. Since then, he's become one of the most-liked guys in the business and has even earned himself an Oscar nomination for his role in "12 Years a Slave." And now it's looking like he may have another nom up his sleeve thanks to his critically acclaimed performance in "Steve Jobs."
From his sassy nickname to the crazy diet he went on, here are nine things you might not know about Michael Fassbender.
With public anticipation running high, Apple Inc. co-founders Steve Jobs (Michael Fassbender) and Steve "Woz" Wozniak get ready to unveil the first Macintosh in 1984. Jobs must also deal with personal issues related to ex-girlfriend Chrisann Brennan and their young daughter Lisa. Eventually fired, Jobs launches NeXT Inc. and prepares to release a new computer model in 1988. Ten years later, Jobs is back at Apple Inc. and about to revolutionize the industry once again with the iMac. Read More