- Fassbender portrayed Paul in Haywire with Gina Carano and Channing Tatum.
- Fassbender previously portrayed Stelios in 300 where he made his feature debut and Bobby Sands in Hunger.
- Fassbender also portrayed Burke in Jonah Hex which also starred Josh Brolin.
- Fassbender dated his X-Men: First Class co-star Zoë Kravitz.
- Fassbender worked with Brad Pitt in Inglourious Basterds, 12 Years a Slave and The Counselor.