Famous as :Actor, producer
Birth Name :Michael Kirk Douglas
Birth Date :September 25, 1944
Birth Place :New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
Claim to fame :As Gordon Gekko in "Wall Street" (1987)
Had his divorce from wife Diandra Luker listed as the No. 8 Most Expensive Celebrity Divorce according to Forbes.com, worth for $45 million (April 2007).
Sued two Florida companies, Family Television Studios Inc. and Paradigm Media Group LLC, for improperly used the two educational-purposed segments of "Learning About ..." series he tapped in 2004 for commercial gain (Feb 2006).