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Michael Caine will not be retiring

Michael Caine has not retired from appearing simply but.

“I haven’t retired and never lots of people know that,” the 88-year-old actor tweeted on Saturday — someday after telling BBC Radio’s “Kermode and Mayo’s Movie Evaluate” that “Greatest Sellers” can be his final movie.

“Funnily sufficient, it has turned out to be my final half, actually,” the British actor mentioned of the 2021 movie, including that he hasn’t labored “for 2 years” and has a “backbone downside” that impacts his skill to stroll.

Host Simon Mayo pressed the two-time Oscar winner additional to substantiate that “Greatest Sellers” can be his final movie.

“I feel it might be, yeah. I don’t have any… there haven’t been any affords, clearly, for 2 years as a result of no person’s been making any motion pictures that I wanna do, but additionally I’m 88,” Caine shared. “There’s not precisely scripts pouring out with a number one man who’s 88, ?”

Along with his tweet, the actor informed Selection, “Relating to retirement, I’ve spent over 50 years getting up at 6 a.m. to make motion pictures, and I’m not eliminating my alarm clock!”

The outlet additionally reported Caine is “reviewing two scripts” as potential future tasks.

Michael Caine wearing a tuxedo and posing for photos on the red carpet in 2021
Michael Caine has six many years of appearing credit underneath his belt at 88 years outdated.
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Oddly sufficient, Caine spoke about avoiding retirement with Selection simply two months earlier in August.

“I by no means did retire. I imply I’m 88 – persons are not knocking at my door making an attempt to provide me a script. However sometimes there’s a half,” he mentioned on the time.

Caine mirrored on how retiring at an earlier age would have affected his appearing profession, including, “If I retired at 65, I’d by no means have received an Academy Award [for ‘Cider House Rules’], I’d by no means have performed an image with Jack Nicholson and wouldn’t have performed all these [Batman] motion pictures with Christopher Nolan.”

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