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Sir Michael Caine, Actor

28 minutes
First broadcast:
Saturday 08 January 2011

Michael Caine made it to the top of Hollywood from very humble origins - his father worked in a fish market and his mother was a cleaner.

He talks to Owen Bennett Jones about acting, stardom, wealth and happiness - and reveals how he has given up the "bling".

At the age of 73, Sir Michael says he no longer needs to impress people.

  • Sir Michael Caine (left) with Owen Bennett Jones

    Sir Michael Caine (left) with Owen Bennett Jones

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