Michael Caine has been in the movie business for a long time and has racked up a handful of Academy Awards, Golden Globes, Baftas and SAG Awards over the year. In short, he’s a bit of a legend and he’s also become known as a ‘lucky charm’ of sorts for one director: Christopher Nolan. Caine has, in fact, appeared in all of Nolan’s films since Batman Begins came out in 2005, including his upcoming movie Tenet.
Despite having already filmed Tenet, and despite being someone that Christopher Nolan clearly relies on as an actor, Michael Caine has now admitted that he really only knows two things about Tenet. The first? He shot scenes with John David Washington, also mentioning the secretive nature of the project.
Per what Michael Caine told The Hindu, he knows he shot his scenes with John David Washington and he knows one other thing about why he’s in the movie. The other being that he’s a bit of a “lucky mascot” for the movie, noting,