"Michael Fassbender is a genius. He’s brave. He’s feminine. He’s masculine. Mr. Brando would be extraordinarily proud of you, sir. That’s who Michael Fassbender is. There’s nothing he wouldn’t do, nothing he can’t do." — Steve McQueen, 2014 Film Independent Spirit Awards, 3/1/2014
How did you guys first get together?
"It was in Amsterdam…"
#I’m a tiny bit afraid of him in that last gif but I like the way it makes me feel
So, tell me a little bit about the chemistry between you and Mr. Fassbender, who we’ll see in a couple of minutes. I mean, we see it on screen, it’s amazing, but are you friends in real life? Give us the low down.
Robin Holland, photographer: Steve facetiously asked me, “Will you shoot the quintessential portrait of Steve McQueen and Michael Fassbender? The photo that whenever anyone thinks of us, this will be the image they have in mind?”
Michael Fassbender and Steve McQueen on the set of Shame (2011)
Steve McQueen checks out his reflection as he tries on a suit in a store, Hollywood, California, June 1963. Photo by John Dominis
Steve and Neile McQueen, Big Sur, California, 1963, by John Dominis
Always reblog the easy-going lifestyle of Big Sur and highly encourage y’all to visit.
Steve McQueen © Roy Schatt