Sir Michael Caine (born Maurice Joseph Micklewhite on 14 March 1933) is an English actor and author. Renowned for his distinctive Cockney accent, Caine has appeared in over one hundred films and is one of Britain's most recognisable actors.
He made his breakthrough in the 1960s with starring roles in a number of British films, including, Zulu (1964), The Ipcress File (1965), Alfie ... more »
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''The basic rule of human nature is that powerful people speak slowly and subservient people quicklybecause if they don't speak fast nobody will listen to them.''Michael Caine [Maurice Joseph Micklewhite] (b. 1933), British stage and screen actor. Times (London, Aug. 26, 1992).
''Not many people know that.''Michael Caine [Maurice Joseph Micklewhite] (b. 1933), British stage and screen actor. Catch-phrase and book title (1984) (1984). Caine's catch-phr...