Russell Crowe Short Bio
Russell Ira Crowe is a New Zealand actor, film producer and musician. He was born in Wellington, New Zealand, the son of Jocelyn Yvonne and John Alexander Crowe. He is Aries and his family moved to Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, when he was four years old. Since moving, his parents courage him in acting and Crowe found that he is also interested in it. He attended Sydney Boys High School for education and enrolled to Auckland Grammar School and latter continued to Mount Roskill Grammar School.
Russell Crowe Body Measurement Table
|Date of birth||7 April 1964|
|Age||50 years old|
|Biceps Size||17 Inches|
|Chest size||52 Inches|
|Waist in Inches||34 Inches|
|Height||5 Feet 10 Inches|
|Weight||196lbs or 89 kg
Russell Crowe Career
In 1987 Crowe spent six months working as a street performer when he found another job. After appearing in the TV series Neighbours and Living with the Law, Crowe landed a role in her first film, The Crossing (1990), the story of a love triangle in a small town directed by George Ogilvie. Steve Wallace, hired Crowe for the film Blood Oath (1990) (also Prisoners of the Sun), which was published a month earlier, although actually filmed later. In 1992, Crowe starred in the first episode of the second season of Police Rescue. Also in 1992 Crowe starred in Romper Stomper. After initial success in Australia, Crowe tries to began acting in American films. He first co-starred with Denzel Washington in the film Virtuosity in 1995. He rose to prominence in Hollywood to star opposite Kevin Spacey, Guy Pearce and Kim Basinger (who would win the Oscar for Best Supporting Actress that year) through the movie LA Confidential in 1997. He received three consecutive nominations as best actor for The Dilemma, Gladiator and A Beautiful Mind. He won the Oscar for Gladiator in 2001. Within six years from 1997 to 2003, Crowe appeared in two other films nominated for best picture Oscar, the previously mentioned LA Confidential and Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World, though he was not nominated in any of them.In 2005 he re-teamed with the director of A Beautiful Mind, Ron Howard for Cinderella Man ??He repeated work with director Ridley Scott in three more films. Romantic comedy A Good Year (2006), spy thriller Body of Lies and gangster in the film American Gangster (2007), where he again had to co-star Denzel Washington.
Russell Crowe Controversy
Crowe has a reputation for bad and scrappy attitude. It’s been parodied in the animated series South Park.On June 6, 2005, Crowe was arrested by police for allegedly throwing a phone at a hotel employee of the Mercer Hotel, New York named Nestor “Josh” Estrada.He was found guilty and released on the condition that should not be arrested again within one year and fined 160 dollars for court costs.
Russell Crowe Dating
Russell Crowe dated and involved in ON OFF relationship with Australian singer Danielle Spencer in 1989. After separated, both then reconcile in 2001 and married on 7 April 2003 in Nana Glen, New South Wales.The couple then blessed with two sons though finally separated and divorced October 2012. Before that it was rumored that Crowe has an affair with his co-star Meg Ryan while on the set of their film Proof of Life.
Russell Crowe Net Worth
Beside his bad atitude and tantrum, Russell Crowe is kind of actor that starred in many movies which are commercially success. It makes Russell Crowe net worth reached the amount of $75 million.