Sir Michael Caine (born Maurice Joseph Micklewhite; 14 March 1933) is an English film actor. He plays the role of Miles in the film Inception.
Caine has been acting since the 50s and 60s, and is famous for his distinctive cockney accent. He has been nominated for 6 Academy Awards, winning twice in 1986 and 1999. In 1992 he was awarded a CBE, and in 2000 he was knighted.
As one of Christopher Nolan's most frequent collaborators, Caine has appeared in Batman Begins, The Dark Knight and The Dark Knight Rises as Alfred Pennyworth, as well as supporting characters in Nolan's films The Prestige and Interstellar.