Russell Crowe

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Russell Crowe

Crowe at the premiere of Man of Steel, June 2013
Born Russell Ira Crowe
7 April 1964 (1964-04-07) (age 50)
Wellington, New Zealand
Residence Australia
Nationality New Zealander
Citizenship Australian
Known for Decimus Meridius in Gladiator,
John Forbes Nash, Jr. in A Beautiful Mind,
Robin Longstride / Robin Hood in Robin Hood,
Jor-El in Man of Steel
Spouse Danielle Spencer
(m. 2003-present)
Children Charles Spencer Crowe (b. 2003)
Tennyson Spencer Crowe (b. 2006)
Parents John Crowe
Jocelyn (née Wemyss)
Awards Critics Choice Award for Best Actor
1999 The Insider
2000 Gladiator
2001 A Beautiful Mind
NBR Award for Best Actor
1999 The Insider

Russell Ira Crowe (born 7 April 1964) is a New Zealand-Australian actor. He is most well known for the movie Gladiator. This movie gave him his fame in America. He won the Academy award (Oscar) for Best actor in 2001, for acting in Gladiator. He also starred as Jor-El in the 2013 movie Man of Steel.

Crowe had attended Auckland Grammar School before moving to Australia.

He is married to Danielle Spencer. She is an Australian signer, songwriter and actress. They have two sons, Charles Spencer Crowe (born 2003) and Tennyson Spencer Crowe (born 2006).

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