Search the Collection

Michael Caine (1933-), Actor

Sir Michael Caine

Sitter in 42 portraits
Born Maurice Micklewhite in London, he acted in repertory theatre and small television roles with the stage name Michael Caine. He came to prominence in 1964 as Lieutenant Bromhead in Zulu (1964). He starred in many hit films of the sixties and seventies, with trademark glasses and cockney accent. His most memorable roles include spy Harry Palmer in The Ipcress File (1965), the title role in Alfie (1966) and Charlie Croker in The Italian Job (1969). Caine has made more than a hundred films, and was nominated for an Oscar for Educating Rita (1983) and twice won Best Supporting Actor for Hannah and her Sisters (1986) and The Cider House Rules (2000). He was knighted in 2000.

List Thumbnail

P512(5)

Michael Caine

by Lewis Morley
bromide print, 1963
NPG P512(5)

P951

Michael Caine

by David Bailey
bromide print, May 1965
NPG P951

6411

Michael Caine

by James Hague
oil on board, 1998
NPG 6411

x88498

Michael Caine

by Michael Seymour
modern resin print from original negative, 1962
NPG x88498

x18491

Michael Caine on the set of 'Gambit'

by Bob Willoughby
bromide print, 1965
NPG x18491

x87446

Michael Caine

by Francis Goodman
2 1/4 inch square film negative, July 1965
NPG x87446

x87453

Michael Caine

by Francis Goodman
2 1/4 inch square film negative, July 1965
NPG x87453

x87457

Michael Caine

by Francis Goodman
2 1/4 inch square film negative, July 1965
NPG x87457

x87458

Michael Caine

by Francis Goodman
2 1/4 inch square film negative, July 1965
NPG x87458

x87459

Michael Caine

by Francis Goodman
2 1/4 inch square film negative, July 1965
NPG x87459

x87460

Michael Caine

by Francis Goodman
2 1/4 inch square film negative, July 1965
NPG x87460

x87461

Michael Caine

by Francis Goodman
2 1/4 inch square film negative, July 1965
NPG x87461

x87462

Michael Caine

by Francis Goodman
2 1/4 inch square film negative, July 1965
NPG x87462

x87463

Michael Caine

by Francis Goodman
2 1/4 inch square film negative, July 1965
NPG x87463

x87464

Michael Caine

by Francis Goodman
2 1/4 inch square film negative, July 1965
NPG x87464

x87465

Michael Caine

by Francis Goodman
2 1/4 inch square film negative, July 1965
NPG x87465

x87466

Michael Caine

by Francis Goodman
2 1/4 inch square film negative, July 1965
NPG x87466

x87467

Michael Caine

by Francis Goodman
2 1/4 inch square film negative, July 1965
NPG x87467

x87468

Michael Caine

by Francis Goodman
2 1/4 inch square film negative, July 1965
NPG x87468

x126905

Michael Caine

by Thomas Patrick John Anson, 5th Earl of Lichfield
archival inkjet print, October 1973
NPG x126905