Gerard Butler Biography

Updated On Dec 17, 2017 Published On Oct 05, 2015
Facts of Gerard Butler
Date of Birth: 1969 , November-13
Birth Nation: United Kingdom
Height: 6 Feet 2 Inch
Name Gerard Butler
Birth Name Gerard James Butler
Father Edward Butler
Mother Margaret Butler
Nationality Scottish
Birth Place/City Paisley
Ethnicity White
Profession Actor
Net Worth $ 30 Million
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color White Brown
Face Color White
Famous for Actor
Movies Gods of Egypt
TV Show Freedom:A History of us
Siblings Lynn Butler, Brian Butler
Albums Rio 2
Weight in KG 91 KG
Married N/A
Education St. Margaret High School
Awards MTV Movie Awards 2007
Music Group Panic! at the Disco (2004 – 2009), The Young Veins
Working For Movies
Affair with Édgar Ramírez (2012)
Boyfriend Tom Hiddleston (2012-2013)
Married to Angelina Jolie (m. 2014), Jennifer Aniston (m. 2000)
Children Shiloh Nouvel Jolie-Pitt, Vivienne Marcheline Jolie-Pitt, More
Divorce Jennifer Aniston (m. 2005)
Sisters Julie Neal Pitt
Books Quentin Tarantino, Pulp fiction, Natural born killers, MORE
Body Measurements 36-25-35
Breast Size 36B
Waist size 25
Hip Size 35
Special Title Youtube celebrity
Online Presence Facebook,Wiki,Twitter,Instagram
Nick Name Brad
Shoe Size 8 (US)
Salary $25 million
Religion Christianity
Tattoo(s) No
Girlfriend Kristen Stewart
Neck Size 9.2
Chest Size 43 chest
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Gerard Butler personal information his love affairs and his married life; Gerard Butler has had several relationships and affairs. He reportedly dated Brandi Glanville, Ashley Greene and Jessica Biel in 2011. In 2017, he broke up with his girlfriend Morgan Brown. The couple has been dating on and off since 2014, and also were said to have broken up in 2016, but were seen together on a beach in Tulum in Mexico in July 2016. Though he had dated for several of times he is not married yet and nor have any children of his own.

Gerard Butler dreamed about acting since his childhood days. He received his formal education from St Mirin's & St Margaret's High School. He was also enrolled at the University of Glasgow where he studied Law. His early professional career was full of hardship, he was once fired from his lawyer job and then he worked as a waiter for few periods of times. He didn't get any acting job as he was not that qualified for that. But after two years of struggle, he finally got his acting job and that was in Coriolanus. Those days, he also appeared in Trainspotting. He got his first movie role in 1997 and that was in Mrs. Brown. Since then, he has appeared in several movies like Dracula 2000, Tomorrow Never Dies. Tomorrow Never Dies is considered as one of the big hits of his career with a worldwide collection of $333,011,068.

Lately, he portrayed the role of Jake in the 2017 fantasy/since fiction film Geostorm. The movie was made on a budget of $120 million and made a gross collection of $205.7 million. In the year 2018, he will appear in Den of Thieves and How to Train Your Dragon 3.

Gerard Butler is active in the industry since 1996 and has earned a lavish living. As of 2017-18, he has an estimated net worth of $32 million and has an annual income of around $9 million. Gerard Butler is a lover of four-wheelers and owns some of the most expensive cars, Bently, Range Rover and Mercedes Benz

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Born in Paisley, Scotland

November 13 , 1969

Gerard Butler was from the middle class family born as Gerard James Butler in Paisley, Scotland, United Kingdom to Margaret and Edward Butler. He also has two siblings. He is a Scottish and is of Irish and Scottish descent.

His parents got divorced

May 27 , 1971

He was born to Margaret and Edward Butler. He is a Scottish and is of Irish and Scottish descent. When he was just in his 18 months, his parents got divorced and he was fully raised by his mother in Paisley, Scotland.

Began his acting career

June 19 , 1996

 His early professional career was full of hardship, he was once fired from his lawyer job and then he worked as a waiter for few periods of times. He didn't get any acting job as he was not that qualified for that. But after two years of struggled life, he finally got his acting job and that was in Coriolanus. Those days, he also appeared in Trainspotting. 

Debut movie, Mrs Brown

June 9 , 1997

After years of hardship and his appearance in small acting role, he finally got his chance to appear in the first movie. He got his first movie role in 1997 and that was in Mrs. Brown. Since then, he has appeared in several movies like Dracula 2000, Tomorrow Never Dies and so on.

Won MTV Movie Awards

2007

MTV Movie Awards is also one of the prestigious awards in Hollywood, he has also been honored with this prestigious award once in his life and that was in 2007 for portraying his role in 300. He was nominated for Best Fight.

Nearly won Golden Schmoes Awards

September 29 , 2007

2007 was a great year for him. Actually, his role in 300 was great because he won several awards for his role in 300. He got his nomination in Golden Schmoes Awards for Breakthrough Performance of the Year but at the end he became the runner up of that award.

Won World Stunt Awards

2007

It seems like 2007 brought him a huge luck in his life. He was also honored by the World Stunt Awards that year. That year, he got his nomination in several other prestigious awards like MTV Movie Awards and Golden Schmoes Awards.

Honored by the Empire magazine

2007

Besides his nomination in several awards and being honored with that award, he has also been listed in several renowned magazines’ list. In 2007, he was listed in the Empire magazine's list of 100 Sexiest Stars in film history and he was ranked 10th in that list.

Won Golden Globes, USA

August 20 , 2013

Golden Globes, USA also honored her in 2013 for her role in the Les Misérables, she was honored with this award for Best Performance by an Actress. Before this she was nominated in this award back in 2009 and 2011. 

Won Primetime Emmy Awards

June 3 , 2010

She has been nominated in Primetime Emmy Awards twice in her life and that was in 2010 and 2011. She was nominated in this award for Outstanding Voice-Over Performance and Outstanding Special Class Programs, she won this award from her previous nomination. 

Won Alliance of Women Film Journalists

2012

She has been nominated in Alliance of Women Film Journalists three times in her life and that was in 2011 and twice in 2012. In 2012, she was nominated for Best Supporting Actress and Kick Ass Award, she was honored from the previous nomination.

Won Academy of Science Fiction

May 24 , 2013

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror films, USA is also one of the prestigious award in Hollywood and it honored several renowned actor every year from different formats and she has also been able to be honored with this award once. 

Won Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards

June 15 , 2009

Till now, she has been nominated in Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards for four different times in her life in only two years. She was nominated in this award in 2009 for Best Acting Ensemble and Best Actress; she won it from her later nomination. She has also been honored with this award in 2013. 

Honored by the People Magazine

2001

She has been nominated in lots of prestigious awards and she has also been honored by some of them. Besides these honors, she has also been listed in several listing by some famous magazines. Back in 2001, she was listed in People Magazine's list of Breakthrough Stars of 2001.

Won Choice TV, Female Reality/Variety Star

2011

Choice TV, Female Reality/Variety Star is also one of the prestigious awards that are given to the television personality and she has also been honored by this award more than once in her life. She won this award for the first time in 2011.