There's truly no end to the value of Michael Fassbender as a vision of masculine aesthetic perfection. Case in point is a new series of photos from the latest issue of France's Obsession magazine, in which photographer Jean-Baptiste Mondino supplements a characteristically charming interview with a celebration of just that.

If you're capable a la francais, read the accompanying interview here, in which Fassbender discusses quitting smoking, sucking in his belly, why he prefers London to LA, etc... But we all know reading that is second place to looking at these: