From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary EnglishCaine, MichaelMichael CaineCaine, Michael /keɪn/(1933–) a Britishfilmactor who has been famous since the 1960s. His many films include Alfie (1966), Educating Rita (1983), and The Dark Knight Trilogy (2005-2012). He won an Oscar for the film The Cider House Rules (1999). He is known for his cockneyaccent although he was actually born in SouthLondon. He is also known for using the phrase ‘Not a lot of people know that’. In 2000, he became Sir Michael Caine.