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Michael Keaton

Actor + Comedian
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Born Sep 9, 1951

Michael John Douglas, better known by the stage name Michael Keaton, is an American actor who became known for his early comedic film roles, most notably his performance as the title character of Tim Burton's Beetlejuice, and gained international fame for his dramatic portrayal of Bruce Wayne / Batman in Tim Burton's Batman and Batman Returns.… Read More

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    Yahoo News - Jun 09, 2016
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Timeline

Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Michael Keaton.

CHILDHOOD

1951 Birth Born on September 5, 1951.

THIRTIES

1982 30 Years Old Keaton was married to actress Caroline McWilliams from 1982 until 1990. … Read More
1988 36 Years Old He played the title character in Tim Burton's 1988 horror-comedy Beetlejuice, which co-starred Alec Baldwin, Geena Davis, Catherine O'Hara and Winona Ryder, earned Keaton widespread acclaim and boosted him to movieland's A list. … Read More
1989 37 Years Old 1 More Event
Keaton's career was given another major boost when he was again cast by Tim Burton, this time as the title comic book superhero of 1989's Batman. … Read More

FORTIES

1994 42 Years Old …  Keaton starred as a political candidate's speechwriter in 1994's Speechless with Geena Davis and Christopher Reeve (who, like Keaton, had also previously portrayed a famous DC Comics superhero on film: Superman). … Read More

FIFTIES

2004 52 Years Old On New Year's Day of 2004, he hosted the PBS TV special Mr. Rogers: America's Favorite Neighbor. … Read More
2006 54 Years Old In 2006, Keaton starred in an independent film called Game 6, a semi-thriller based around the infamous 1986 World Series bid by the Boston Red Sox. … Read More
2007 55 Years Old Keaton starred in the 2007 TV miniseries The Company, set during the Cold War, in which he portrayed the real-life CIA counterintelligence chief James Jesus Angleton.
2008 56 Years Old The role garnered Keaton a 2008 SAG nomination for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries. … Read More
2010 58 Years Old He announced in June 2010 his interest in returning for a Beetlejuice sequel. … Read More

LATE ADULTHOOD

2013 61 Years Old Keaton, a long-time Pittsburgh resident, is a big Pittsburgh Pirates fan and negotiated a break in his Batman movie contract in case the Pirates made the playoffs that year. He also wrote an ESPN blog on the Pirates during the final months of their 2013 season, in which the Pirates made the playoffs for the first time since 1992. … Read More
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