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Russell Crowe

Actor, Producer, Musician
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Net worth 2018: $98 Million
Residence: Wellington, New Zealand
Country: New Zealander
BirthDay: 7 April 1964
Sigh: Taurus
Height: 1.82 m
Education: Sydney Boys High School, Auckland Grammar School, Mount Roskill Grammar School

Russell Crowe was bornon 7 April 1964 in Wellington, New Zealand, New Zealander, is Actor, Producer, Musician. Russell Ira Crowe is a New Zealand film actor, producer and musician. He is mostly based in Australia and America, and became famous worldwide with perhaps the most brilliant film of his career, ‘The Gladiator’, for which he was honored with an Academy Award. Crowe started his acting career when he was young and left New Zealand, where he was born and brought up, for Australia. There he first started to appear in small roles on the television and later ventured into the Australian feature films. But his position as an A-list Hollywood celebrity quickly escalated when he did movies like, ‘Gladiator’, ‘A Beautiful Mind’, ‘American Gangster’, etc. He is not just an actor but also a musician of great talent and has been associated with many Australian and Canadian bands. He starred and sang as ‘Javert’ in the British-American epic adventure movie by Ridley Scott, ‘Les Miserables’. For his exceptional service to Australian society and Australian film production, Crowe has been honored with the Australian Centenary Medal by the Australian government.


$98 Million


In 2012, it was reported that Crowe and Spencer had separated


Crowe appeared in a series of special edition postage stamps called ‘Legends of the Screen’, featuring Australian actors in 2009


In recent years, Crowe has acted in movies like, ‘Body of Lies (2008)’, ‘Robin Hood (2010)’, which is a British-American epic adventure movie by Scott, ‘Les Miserables (2012) and superhero film ‘Man of Steel (2013)’


In 2007, being Scott’s favorite, Crowe was cast in another one of his projects—‘American Gangster’


Braddock, and another Ridley Scott movie, ‘A Good Year (2006)’


Crowe got married to Australian singer Danielle Spencer in 2003, after having an on and off relationship with her since 1989


This Oscar winning actor was reportedly under threat from Al-Qaeda in 2001


In the late ‘2000s, Crowe got associated with the Canadian band, ‘The Ordinary Fear of God’ and released albums like, ‘My Hand, My Heart’ and ‘The Crowe/Doyle Songbook Vol III’


His next venture was ‘The Insider’ in 1997, starring Al Pacino


In 1995, Crowe moved to the American films and starred with Denzel Washington in the sci-fi, ‘Virtuosity’


Crowe did some television in 1992 and appeared in the second series of ‘Police Rescue’


and in 1990, he was cast in his first feature film, ‘The Crossing’ by Faith Martin


In 1988, Crowe secured the role of ‘Mickey’ in the Australian production of ‘Blood Brothers’


In 1986, he was hired for the role of ‘Eddie/ Dr Scott’ in the ‘The Rocky Horror Show’


He released many singles like, ‘I Just Want to Be Like Marlon Brando’ and in 1984 performed at ‘The Venue’, Auckland


In the early 1980s, Crowe aspired to become a musician and made stage performances as ‘Russ Le Roq’


Russell Crowe was born in Wellington, New Zealand, to Jocelyn Yvonne and John Alexander Crowe on 7 April 1964

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