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April 7, 1964

Russell Crowe is a Hollywood actor known for his roles in films like Gladiator and A Beautiful Mind. He was born in New Zealand and raised in Australia. Crowe began his acting career in the early 1990s with small roles in Australian films and television series. He rose to prominence in the mid-1990s with his role in the film The Quick and the Dead. He has since starred in numerous Hollywood films, including Proof of Life, A Good Year, American Gangster, Noah, Les Misérables, Man of Steel, and Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice. In addition to his work in film, Crowe has also appeared on stage and on television. He won an Academy Award for Best Actor for his role in Gladiator.

Early life

Russell Crowe was born in New Zealand and raised in Australia. He is the son of Jocelyn Yvonne (née Wemyss) and John Alexander Crowe. His maternal grandfather, Stan Wemyss, was a cinematographer who managed Russell's young life and career. Crowe has English, German, Irish, and Scottish ancestry.

Crowe began his acting career as a teenager in the Australian television series Spyforce (1971), playing a secret agent called Dancer. The following year he appeared in another series entitled The Young Doctors. In 1985 he had his first major film role as an actor in the movie The Crossing (1990). After appearing in small roles in films such as The Power of One (1992) and Love Serenade (1993), he came to prominence with leading roles in L.A.

Career: First big break in "The Quick and the Dead"

Russell Crowe made his Hollywood debut in the 1995 movie "The Quick and the Dead". He played the role of a gunman who enters a quick-draw competition in a small town. The movie was not a box office success, but Crowe's performance was well-received by critics.

Russell Crowe

After "The Quick and the Dead", Crowe starred in several other movies including "L.A. Confidential", "Gladiator", and "A Beautiful Mind". He won an Academy Award for his role in "Gladiator". Crowe has established himself as one of Hollywood's leading actors.

Major films: "Gladiator", "A Beautiful Mind", "Les Misérables"

Russell Crowe in the movie Gladiator
Russell Crowe in the movie Gladiator

Russell Crowe is an internationally acclaimed actor who has starred in some of Hollywood's most popular films. His most famous roles include Maximus Decimus Meridius in "Gladiator" (2000), John Nash in "A Beautiful Mind" (2001), and Javert in "Les Misérables" (2012). Crowe has also starred in such films as "Proof" (1991), "The Quick and the Dead" (1995), "L.A. Confidential" (1997), "Mystery, Alaska" (1999), and "A Good Year" (2006). In addition to his work in film, Crowe has also appeared on stage and on television.

Personal life

Russell Crowe's personal life has been just as interesting as his Hollywood career. The actor has been married to Danielle Spencer since 2003 and the couple has two sons together. Russell's net worth is an estimated $85 million, which he has earned through his successful career in film and television.


In conclusion, it is evident that Russell Crowe is one of Hollywood's most successful actors. His role in the movie Thor was widely acclaimed and he has continued to receive critical acclaim for his work in other films. His work ethic and commitment to his craft are undeniable, and it is clear that he has a bright future ahead of him in Hollywood.

Full NameRussell Ira Crowe
Date of BirthApril 7, 1964
Age Years
BirthplaceWellington, New Zealand
Home TownWellington
Educational Qualification-
SchoolVaucluse Public School Sydney Boys High School The Auckland Grammar School Mount Roskill Grammar School The National Institute of Dramatic Arts
College/ University-
Zodiac SignAries ♈
ProfessionActor, Musician, Producer
Physical Stats
Height6 feet 0 inches (1.83 m)
Weight91 kg (201 lbs)
Hair ColorLight Brown
Eye ColorBlue
ActorMarlon Brando
HobbiesListening to Music
Family & Relationship
Marital StatusDivorced ( 2018 )
FatherJohn Alexander Crowe
MotherJocelyn Yvonne
Spouse (Wife/ Husband)-
Son(s)Charles Spencer Crowe, Tennyson Spencer Crowe
Brother(s)Terry Crowe
ProfessionActor, Musician, Producer
Net Worth$120 million
Famous forPlayed the role of Maximus, a Roman general-turned-gladiator
DebutPrisoners of the Sun (1990) 
Awards/ HonoursAwards
Academy Awards
AACTA Awards
BAFTA Awards
Golden Globe Awards
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SignatureRussell Crowe Autograph

Movie List

The Georgetown Project
[ Upcoming ]
Kraven the Hunter
[ 2023 (Upcoming) ]
The Greatest Beer Run Ever
[ 2022 ]
Poker Face
[ 2022 ]
Thor: Love and Thunder
[ 2022 ]
Prizefighter: The Life of Jem Belcher
[ 2022 ]
Zack Snyder's Justice League
[ 2021 ]
[ 2020 ]
True History of the Kelly Gang
[ 2019 ]
Turtle Odyssey
[ 2018 ]
Boy Erased
[ 2018 ]
War Machine
[ 2017 ]
The Mummy
[ 2017 ]
The Nice Guys
[ 2016 ]
Fathers and Daughters
[ 2015 ]
Winter's Tale
[ 2014 ]
[ 2014 ]
The Water Diviner
[ 2014 ]
Broken City
[ 2013 ]
Man of Steel
[ 2013 ]
Red Obsession
[ 2013 ]
The Man with the Iron Fists
[ 2012 ]
Les Misérables
[ 2012 ]
Robin Hood
[ 2010 ]
The Next Three Days
[ 2010 ]
[ 2009 ]
State of Play
[ 2009 ]
Body of Lies
[ 2008 ]
Bra Boys: Blood Is Thicker than Water
[ 2007 ]
3:10 to Yuma
[ 2007 ]
American Gangster
[ 2007 ]
A Good Year
[ 2006 ]
Cinderella Man
[ 2005 ]
Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World
[ 2003 ]
A Beautiful Mind
[ 2001 ]
[ 2000 ]
Proof of Life
[ 2000 ]
Mystery, Alaska
[ 1999 ]
The Insider
[ 1999 ]
L.A. Confidential
[ 1997 ]
Heaven's Burning
[ 1997 ]
Breaking Up
[ 1997 ]
The Quick and the Dead
[ 1995 ]
No Way Back
[ 1995 ]
[ 1995 ]
Rough Magic
[ 1995 ]
The Sum of Us
[ 1994 ]
Hammers Over the Anvil
[ 1993 ]
The Silver Brumby
[ 1993 ]
For the Moment
[ 1993 ]
Love in Limbo
[ 1993 ]
Romper Stomper
[ 1992 ]
[ 1991 ]
[ 1991 ]
The Crossing
[ 1990 ]
Prisoners of the Sun
[ 1990 ]

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