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Michael Fassbender Reveals How His Family Helps with Emotionally Charged Scenes

Michael Fassbender gives a time out on the cover of Esquire magazine’s December/January 2016 cover story.

Here’s what the 39-year-old actor had to share with the mag:

On if he’s a gamer after starring in Assassin’s Creed: “The last time I had a serious stint with video games was 2000. There was a period of time where I was working in this warehouse at night. I would come home in the morning and just sit down in front of this racing game—I can’t even remember the name of it—and play it over and over.”

On his family: “They’re very much a part of who I am. Somebody was asking me…when I do emotional scenes, how do I go about getting there? What I do more often than not is pray to relatives who are gone. I feel like they are there with me. There are times in life where I’ve just thought, Somebody was looking after me there. Somebody was looking out for me.”

On playing Steve Jobs in Jobs: “I always liked him. I never wanted to represent him in a vile way. When I watch [the film] now, I just see someone who found it difficult to come to terms with other people.”

For more from Michael, visit Esquire.com.

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Michael Fassbender Praises Alicia Vikander: 'She Was Super Committed' on Set

Michael Fassbender arrives for an interview at the BBC Studios on Thursday (October 20) in London, England.

The 39-year-old actor was in town to promote The Light Between Oceans alongside his girlfriend Alicia Vikander. Michael and Alicia are currently in a relationship and looked picture perfect on the red carpet last night!

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While on the red carpet, Michael was asked about working with his girlfriend.

“It was very clear, very early on that she was super committed, focused, [and] brave,” Michael said to the Belfast Telegraph of working with Alicia on the movie. More Here! »

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Michael Fassbender & Alicia Vikander Are Picture Perfect at 'Light Between Oceans' Premiere

Michael Fassbender and Alicia Vikander make such a cute couple on the red carpet at The Light Between Oceans premiere held at The Curzon Mayfair on Wednesday (October 19) in London, England.

The 28-year-old actress and 39-year-old actor’s new film will be released in the UK on November 1. Be sure to check it out! The movie hit theaters in the US earlier in September.

If you missed it, watch the trailer for the new film.

FYI: Alicia is wearing Louis Vuitton with Bulgari jewels.

15+ pictures inside of real-life couple Alicia Vikander and Michael Fassbender on the red ccarpet…More Here! »

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Michael Fassbender's 'Assassin's Creed' Gets New Trailer - Watch Now!

Check out the action-packed new trailer for Assassin’s Creed!

Here’s a synopsis of the film: Through a revolutionary technology that unlocks his genetic memories, Callum Lynch (Michael Fassbender) experiences the adventures of his ancestor, Aguilar, in 15th Century Spain. Callum discovers he is descended from a mysterious secret society, the Assassins, and amasses incredible knowledge and skills to take on the oppressive and powerful Templar organization in the present day.

Marion Cotillard, Jeremy Irons, Brendan Gleeson, Charlotte Rampling, Michael K. Willaims, Khalid Abdalla, and more star in the film, in theaters on December 21, 2016.

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Alicia Vikander & Michael Fassbender Attend BFI London Film Festival Awards 2016

Alicia Vikander looks stunning in white while stepping out for the 2016 BFI London Film Festival Awards held during the 2016 BFI London Film Festival at Banqueting House on Saturday (October 15) in London, England.

The 28-year-old Tomb Raider star was joined at the event by her dapper boyfriend Michael Fassbender.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Alicia Vikander

Also in attendance were Anna Friel, David Tennant, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Lily James, Michel Sheen, and director Steve Mcqueen.

FYI: Alicia is wearing a Louis Vuitton dress, shoes and coat with Repossi jewelry. Lily is wearing a Galvan dress with Jessica McCormack earrings. Gugu is wearing Brian Atwood shoes.

25+ pictures inside of Alicia Vikander, Michael Fassbender, and more at the BFI London Film Festival AwardsMore Here! »

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Michael Fassbender's 'Trespass Against Us' Trailer - Watch Now!

The first trailer for Trespass Against Us has just been released.

Here’s an official synopsis: The film is set across three generations of the Cutler family who live as outlaws in their own anarchic corner of Britain’s richest countryside. Chad Cutler (Michael Fassbender) is heir apparent to his bruising criminal father, Colby (Brendan Gleeson) and has been groomed to spend his life hunting, thieving and tormenting the police. But with his own son, Tyson (Georgie Smith) coming of age, Chad soon finds himself locked in a battle with his father for the future of his young family. When Colby learns of Chad’s dreams for another life he sets out to tie his son and grandson into the archaic order that has bound the Cutler family for generations. He engineers a spectacular piece of criminal business involving a heist, a high-speed car chase and a manhunt, which leaves Chad bruised and bloodied and with his very freedom at stake. With the law cracking down and his father tightening his grip, Chad is forced into increasingly desperate measures.

The film will be available on DirecTV on November 24 and in theaters in 2017.

Michael Fassbender & Bryce Dallas Howard Attend the Premiere of 'Trespass Against Us' in Toronto!

Michael Fassbender suits up while attending the premiere party for his movie Trespass Against Us during the 2016 Toronto International Film Festival on Friday (September 9) at STORYS in Toronto, Canada.

The 39-year-old actor was joined at the event by Bryce Dallas Howard.

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Michael has been in town for a few days now after helping open up the festival on Wednesday night at a soiree to mark the start of this year’s festivities.

FYI: Michael is wearing a Thom Sweeney suit.

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