Before “Babe,” the six-foot-seven actor was a member of the Committee to Defend the Black Panthers in the 1960s. He hosted recently incarcerated Panthers in his home and even went to Algeria to pay his respects to Eldridge Cleaver.
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Before the “Artist” star swept the Oscars, the Globes and the Pulitzer and Nobel Prizes, he starred in “Un Gars, une Fille” (“A Guy, a Girl”), France’s answer to “Dharma & Greg,” with an actress named Alexandra Lamy, whom he’d later marry. Cute!
At the IFTAs in Dublin, I recently met with Michael Fassbender and was rendered speechless. He turned and smiled, but I had this overwhelming image of his phallus — the size of the elephant in the room, pun intended.