Russell Ira Crowe is a famous Australian and New Zealand actor who has acted in many films and has shone in Hollywood
Russell Ira Crowe is a famous Australian and New Zealand actor who has acted in many films and has shone in Hollywood.
Russell Crowe was born on 7th April 1964 at Strathmore Park, Willington New Zealand. Though Russell’s father worked in hotel as hotel manager, his parent’s main career was as caterer and they would often take Russell with them to movie industry. It was at that time Russell developed a passion for acting.
Russell’s family moved to Sydney Australia when little Russell was only four years old. After they settled down in Sydney, Russell started his primary education at Sydney Boys High School. Later on they moved back to New Zealand and Russell continued his primary and secondary education at Roskill Grammar School in New Zealand. Russell did not complete his high school and did not like to go university, as he had extreme passion to be an actor and Russell preferred to focus on his future career, which would be actor.
Young Russell was interested in performing, such as dressing up as a pirate, jumping off the ghost train with his friends, terrifying other people or mimicking the actions and voices of his family and his friends.
Russell Ira Crowe is not only a famous actor, he is also a musician of great talent. He joined and worked with many Australian and Canadian bands. For instance, Russell sang Testify in 2006 and also in 2012 he sang Javert in the British-American epic adventure movie which has been very attractive to viewers.
In 2003 Russell Ira Crowe married Danielle Spencer, who is a popular Australian singer. As a result of this relationship they have two sons named Charles and Tennyson. Later on they got separated. Furthermore, Russell Crowe is also a great supporter of rugby team in Australia, as well as he is a supporter of charity activities.
Russell Crowe started acting in local Australian TV at the age of six. He acted in Neighbours and Police Rescue which came on TV screen in 1971 and 1989. Russell Crowe has acted in many movies from 1992. He appeared as a brilliant actor on Australia, America, England, Canada and even Hong Kong and Turkey’s cinema. He has acted in more than forty films during these years. His first film was Rumper Stamper in 1992 which gained name throughout the film community in Australia and neighbouring countries. Later on his second film was Sun Of Us which came to market in 1994 and helped him to be known in America. Moreover, Russell Crowe became famous worldwide with his most beautiful and popular movie Gladiator, which was made in 2000. Russell got the most awards, such as, Academy Award for his best picture and Academy Award for his best action. Furthermore acting in “Beautiful Mind” gave him success and achievement which was made in 2001.
In 2010 The Australian Postal Service released a set of postal stamps, featuring image of Russell Crowe which was an accomplishment for Russell and his lovers. Furthermore, because of his exceptional service to Australian society and Australian film production, Russell Crowe was honoured with the Australia Centenary Medal by Australian government. Russell also has 1.82 million followers on Twitter.