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Michael Douglas turns 70: We celebrate with 18 classic pictures

Michael Douglas turns 70: We celebrate with 18 classic pictures

Many happy returns, Michael Douglas, who turns 70 today (September 25).

The actor, currently filming the highly-anticipated Marvel movie Ant-Man, has starred on the silver screen for over four decades, making his film debut with father Kirk Douglas in 1966's Cast a Giant Shadow.

To celebrate the Hollywood star's milestone birthday, we delve deep into the archives to pull out some classic images of the acting legend below:

1. Michael Douglas as a young boy lifts a goat to emulate father Kirk Douglas on the set of Howard Hawks's 1952 western The Big Sky.

2. Kirk Douglas shows off his strength (and skin-tight white swimming short shorts) as he lifts youngest son Joel (left) and eldest, Michael (right) during a family holiday circa 1955.

3. An inquisitive Michael inspects a world globe with brother Joel (centre) and father Kirk in the mid '50s.

4. Michael joins Kirk on the set of Melville Shavelson's Cast a Giant Shadow

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