Quick Facts of Russell Ira Crowe
- Full Name Russell Ira Crowe
- Net Worth$95 million
- Date of Birth07 April, 1964
- Nickname Russ, Rusty
- Marital Status Married
- Birthplace Wellington, New Zealand
- Ethnicity White
- Religion Christianity
- Profession Actor, producer, musician, director
- Nationality New Zealander
- Active Year1985
- SpouseDanielle Spencer
- Height5 ft 11½ in or 182 cm
- Weight92 kg
- Education Sydney Boys High School, the Auckland Grammar school, and Mount Roskill Grammar School
Short Description Of Russell Crowe
Russell Crowe is an actor, film producer, and musician who is native of New Zealand. Crowe is the Oscar-winning actor who earned four film awards for Best Actor after portraying Maximus in Gladiator, and who portrayed Javert in the 2012 film, Les Miserables. He was in American Gangster, Cinderella Man, and Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World (2003).
He did his first acting appearance on an Australian television program at the age of 5. His first victorious American film was Virtuosity. Crowe’s other films include Romper Stomper (1992), State of Play (2009), Robin Hood (2010), L.A. Confidential (1997), Les Misérables (2012), Man of Steel (2013) and Noah (2014). He earned one Golden Globe Award for Best Actor, three consecutive Academy Award nominations (1999–2001) one BAFTA, and an Academy Award. Crowe is the holder of New Zealander nationality.
He belongs to the white ethnicity. Russell is of English, German, Irish, Scottish, Swedish, Italian, Norwegian, and Welsh descent. His zodiac sign is Aries. Crowe is the follower of Christianity. He is now 52 years old. Crowe celebrates his birthday on every 7 April. Crowe is the son of Jocelyn Yvonne(née Wemyss) and John Alexander Crowe.
Russell Crowe Early Life and Education
Recalling his early life, the actor puts his first step on the earth as Russell Ira Crowe on 7 April 1964 in Wellington, New Zealand. His both father and mother were filmed set caterers. His father also managed a hotel. Crowe’s maternal grandfather is Stan Wemyss. Crowe’s paternal grandfather is John Doubleday Crowe.
When Crowe was four years old, his family moved to Sydney, Australia. Russell went to Sydney Boys High School, the Auckland Grammar school, and Mount Roskill Grammar School. He has a brother Terry Crowe. He became ambitious to become an actor when he was 16.
Russell Crowe Career
Crowe earned a name for himself acting in Australian cinema and ultimately enhanced an international star with projects like Gladiator (for which he won an Oscar), The Insider, A Beautiful Mind and State of Play. After a singing role in Les Misérables, he’s portrayed Superman sire Jor-El in The Man of Steel.
Russell Crowe Personal Life
Revealing his secrets of personal life, he is married. Crowe began an on-again, off-again connection with Australian singer Danielle Spencer in 1989. Crowe tied the knot with Spencer in April 2003, at Crowe’s cattle property in Nana Glen, New South Wales. They have two sons: Tennyson Spencer Crowe (born 7 July 2006) and Charles Spencer Crowe (born 21 December 2003).
In 2000, Crowe was romantically connected with Meg Ryan. Back in October 2012, it was reported that Crowe and Spencer had departed. In 2001, the U.S. Secret Service provided safety to him after the infamous and strong al-Qaeda terrorist organization frightened his life. Crowe’s sexual orientation is straight. Crowe resides in Australia.
Russell Crowe Net Worth
As of 2018 and according to the Celebrity Net Worth, Russell has an estimated net worth of about whooping $95 million.
Russell Crowe Statistics
Looking at his body statistics, Crowe has trimmed voice and gravelly voice as his distinctive features. He stands at the height of 5 ft 11½ in or 182 cm and got weight 92 kg or 203 lbs. He has light brown hair and blue eyes. His body type is average. Follow Russell on Twitter.