Michael Douglas

Michael Douglas is an American actor and producer. He won his first Academy Award for producing 1975's One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest and then earned another for his iconic performance as Gordon Gekko in 1987's Wall Street. Douglas is also known for his roles in Romancing the Stone, The War of the Roses, Basic Instinct, and the Ant-Man films. He is the son of late actors Kirk and Diana Douglas and has been married to actress Catherine Zeta-Jones since 2000.
Michael Douglas
Full Name
Michael Kirk Douglas
New Brunswick, New Jersey


Who is Michael Douglas married to?

Michael Douglas has been married to Catherine Zeta-Jones since 2000 and shares two children with the actress. He was previously married to producer Diandra Luker, with whom he shares a son.

What kind of cancer did Michael Douglas have?

Michael Douglas was diagnosed with stage IV throat cancer in 2010. He underwent chemotherapy and radiation and then announced in 2011 that he was cancer-free.

How old are Michael Douglas and Catherine Zeta-Jones?

Michael Douglas and Catherine Zeta-Jones were both born on September 25, only Douglas was born in 1944 and Catherine Zeta-Jones was born in 1969. That makes Douglas 25 years older than Zeta-Jones.

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Michael Douglas Says Debra Winger Once Bit Him on the Arm While Meeting for Romancing the Stone Role
The actor said he broke down in tears and told the studio, "I can't go to the jungle with her!"
Rob Lowe Celebrates the 100th Episode of His Podcast Literally! with Guest Michael Douglas
Lowe says he loves talking to his celebrity guests "but not in a gossipy, dishy way — that’s not my scene"
Basic Instinct: Michael Douglas Notes 'a Little Controversy' as He Marks Film's 30th Anniversary
"What a ride that one was and a little controversy along the way," the actor wrote on Instagram alongside a set of photos and poster of the film
Michael Douglas to Play Benjamin Franklin in Apple TV+ Limited Series 
The untitled series will follow eight years of Benjamin Franklin's life and his "most vital service to his country"
Tyler Perry, Michael Douglas and More Stars Wear Their Support for Ukraine at SAG Awards
These actors made a political statement with their red carpet choices amid the crisis in eastern Europe
Jason Sudeikis Thanks His Kids and 'Chosen Family' at Ted Lasso After SAG Awards Win
Jason Sudeikis beat out Michael Douglas, Brett Goldstein, Steve Martin and Martin Short for the prize

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Michael Douglas Says Being Son of Hollywood Royalty Taught Him to Treat Movies Like a 'True Business'
“I learned to treat this as a true business-being professional and not getting caught up in the image people try to create,” Michael Douglas said
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Spouses of 21 years Catherine Zeta-Jones and Michael Douglas shared heartfelt messages to one another on Instagram Monday for Valentine's Day
Catherine Zeta-Jones and Michael Douglas Have a Chic Thanksgiving Dinner with Their Kids

"So much to be thankful for," Catherine Zeta-Jones captioned a video of herself and husband Michael Douglas enjoying Thanksgiving dinner with their son Dylan, 21, and daughter Carys, 18