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TIFF VIDEO: Rising star Michael Fassbender

Michael Fassbender is cementing his leading man status, propelled by his latest role as a sex addict in the buzzed-about Shame. CBC's Arisa Cox sits down for a talk with the rising star.
Actor Michael Fassbender is cementing his status as a leading man, propelled by his latest role as a sex addict in the buzzed-about drama Shame. CBC's Arisa Cox sits down for a talk with the rising star. 4:38

Michael Fassbender is cementing his leading-man status, propelled by his portrayal of Carl Jung in David Cronenberg's A Dangerous Method and his role as a sex addict in the buzzed-about Shame.

CBC's Arisa Cox sat down for a talk with the rising star at the Toronto International Film Festival.