Russell Crowe

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Date of Birth April 7, 1964
Place of Birth Wellington, New Zealand
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Russell Crowe

Russell Ira Crowe is an actor, film producer, director and musician. Although a New Zealand citizen, he has lived most of his life in Australia since 1985. He came to international attention for his role as the Roman General Maximus Decimus Meridius in the epic historical film Gladiator, directed by Ridley Scott, for which Crowe won an Academy Award, a Broadcast Film Critics Association Award, an Empire Award, and a London Film Critics Circle Award for Best Leading Actor, along with ten other nominations in the same category. Crowe's other award-winning performances include portrayals of tobacco firm whistle-blower Jeffrey Wigand in the drama film The Insider and John F. Nash in the biopic A Beautiful Mind.

Born: Russell Ira Crowe, April 7, 1964, Wellington, New Zealand
Occupation: Actor, film producer, musician
Years active: 1985–present
Works: Filmography
Children: 2
Relatives: Dave Crowe (paternal uncle), Jeff Crowe (paternal first cousin), Martin Crowe (paternal first cousin)
Awards: Full list
Twitter: Russell Crowe's Twitter profile
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About Russell Crowe

Oscar-winning actor who won four film awards for Best Actor after playing Maximus in Gladiator, and who played Javert in the 2012 film Les Misérables. He was in Cinderella Man, American Gangster, and Master and Commander.

Russell Crowe Before Fame

He made his first acting appearance on an Australian television program at the age of 5. His first successful American film was Virtuosity.

Achievement of Russell Crowe

In 2001, the U.S. Secret Service guarded him after the infamous and powerful al-Qaeda terrorist organization threatened his life.

Russell Crowe Family Life

His parents were both movie set caterers. He was married to Danielle Spencer from 2003 to 2012. He has two sons named Tennyson and Charles.

Associations of Russell Crowe

He starred with Ed Harris in A Beautiful Mind, which was a semi-biographical film about John Nash.

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