American actor and screenwriter Mickey Rourke is probably known in the world for portraying the role of Marv in the movie, Sin City. Besides his acting career, he is also the former boxer and he has played in national and international games throughout his career.
Childhood & Education
Born as Philip Andre Rourke Jr. in Schenectady, New York, the United States of America to Annette (née Cameron) and Philip Andre Rourke, Sr., Mickey was raised in a middle-class family. He is an American and is of Scottish, French, English, Irish and German descent.
Marriage, Affairs, & Girlfriends
On 31st of January 1981, Mickey got married to Debra Feuer. Debra is an actress and she is known for her role in Moment by Moment, The Hollywood Knights and many more. It is said that they met each other for the first time while they were filming in the television show, Hardcase. They got divorced in 1989.
With the start of 1990s, Mickey and actress Carré Otis were rumored to be filming sex scene. Few months later on 26th of June 1992, they got married. However, after marriage bad news about him became public. He was also charged for spousal abuse but this assault was later dropped. Finally in 1998, he got divorced with her.
Besides this married life, Mickey also had romantic love affairs with Terry Farrell and Sasha Volkova. These days, he is said to be dating Anastassija Makarenko. Anastassija is a Russian model.
Career: Movies & TV Shows
Actor Mickey Rourke's childhood interest was in sports. After taking some boxing training, he began his amateur career and finally won the first boxing match at the age of 12. 1971 brought an end in his boxing career as he was injured severely.
He retired from boxing that year and began his acting career. While he was in high school, he played a minor role in the school play, The Serpent. In the late 1970s, he appeared in several television shows and in 1979, he finally appeared in the first feature movie, 1941.
Till now, he has appeared in about 50 movies and television series.
For his role in the Iron Man 2, he earned the salary of $400,000. His net worth is rumored to be around $15 million.
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