In this article, we would be talking about who Michael Keaton is dating. We will also look into who has Keaton dated in the past. Michael John Douglas, or as we might know him as Michael Keaton, is an American actor born on September 5, 1951 (69 years old, turning 70 soon). He is famously known for playing the DC Comics superhero Batman, in the film Batman (1989). The superhero/ vigilante character gave him all the fame and name he has today.
He has also appeared in various movies of different genres such as drama, romantic comedy, thriller, and action films. A few of his most notable films are Jackie Brown, Night Shift, Clean and Sober, Beetlejuice, and so on. In 2014, Keaton won a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in the film Birdman. He also received 5 nominations on the Screen Actors Guild Award, of which he won 3 of them for his performance in Birdman, Spotlight, and The Trial of the Chicago 7.
Early Work And The Career That Lead On
Keaton’s first appearance on TV was in 1975. He stared on Pittsburgh public television programs ‘Where the Heart Is’ and ‘Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood’. Keaton also worked in Pittsburgh theatre. The role of Rick in the Pittsburgh premiere of ‘Sticks and Bones’ was played by him. The play was written by David William Rabe. He did stand-up comedy during his early years to generate more income. Working in the comedy series ‘Working Stiffs’ brought to light his comedic talents and led to his co-starring role in the comedy ‘Night Shift’ directed by Ron Howard. This film led Keaton to earn the lead role in a comedy hit ‘Mr. Mom’. Comic roles were all he got in the start, and he desperately wanted to be in serious or dramatic roles.
But this was not the end, 1988 was his year. He landed 2 major roles, forever changing his image in the eyes of the audience. He played the lead role in the horror-comedy ‘Beetlejuice’, which was directed by Tim Burton. This film earned Keaton widespread acclaim and making it to Hollywood’s A-list. That same year, he also acted as a drug-addicted realtor in Glenn Gordon Caron’s ‘Clean and Sober’, which was well received by both audience and critics alike.
The Guy Who We Know As ‘The Batman’
After Tim Burton gave him another role in his comic book superhero film, Batman (1989), Keaton’s career skyrocketed. Warner Bros received many complaint letters from fans who believed that he was the wrong choice to portray Batman. However, his performance in this role ultimately earned praise and applause from both critics and audiences. Batman became one of the most successful films of 1989. This was also the time when Keaton had started dating Caroline McWilliams. Keaton was not surprised when he was given the role of Batman because he thought that the movie would be similar to the television series starring Adam West. He later reprised the role for the sequel Batman Returns (1992), which was yet another huge success. He was also set to play the role again for the third iteration, but when Burton was dropped as director of the film, Keaton left the franchise as well.
Who is Michael Keaton Dating?
Micahel Keaton is dating no one currently, he is single. In 1981, Michael started dating actress Caroline McWilliams. They had been going out for quite some time and eventually got married a year later. In 1983, a year after their marriage, she gave birth to their son, Sean Douglas. Sean Douglas is an accomplished musician, songwriter, and music producer. However, they decided to press pause on their marriage in 1988. They separated a year later, in 1989.
In 1988, he started dating actress Michelle Pfeiffer. They broke up a year later, in 1989. Keaton also dated Courtney Cox in 1989. They dayed for about 6 months before parting ways in the summer of 1995. The last time anyone saw Michael Keaton dating was in the summer of 2003. He was reported to be dating Audra Lynn, who is an American model. They met at an event organized by Spike TV. She was talking about horses, and Keaton decided to approach her and strike up a conversation. They dated for a couple of months before parting ways.
What’s Next For The Batman?
Well, we hate to say this, but he is old, like 69-soon-to-turn-70 old. But we never know what the Batman is thinking about. Keaton has a grandson now, and he very much seems occupied with taking care of the young River Douglas. If Michael Keaton starts dating again, then we will be the first to relay the information to you.