Facts of Guy Pearce
|Full Name||Guy Pearce|
|Profession||British actor, musician, singer, and songwriter|
|Birth Country||United Kingdom|
|Relation With||Carice Van Houten|
|No Of Children||1|
|Filmography||A Christmas Carol,Jack Irish,The Innocents|
|Date of Birth||October 5,1967|
Guy Pearce is a British actor, musician, singer, and songwriter who is best known for his role as Mike Young in the TV series Neighbours.
His Married Life and Wife
He was previously married to a psychologist, Kate Mestitz. The couple met at a very young age of 12 years old.
The pair tied the wedding knot in 1997. The couple did not share any children.
His Marriage Did Not Last Forever
The couple got separated after 18 years in 2015. The reason behind their split is not known. However, indeed, it was not him who took this decision.
In an interview with Andrew Denton, he revealed that it was his ex-wife who decided to separate their ways.
The actor made the big revelation after he was labelled as a bastard by people.
People came to him saying that he was a bastard for having an affair with Carice and then getting her pregnant, and then leaving his wife.
His Album “The Nomad” Was Dedicated to His Ex-wife
After the split with Kate, he was left devastated. He could not believe it for an extended period.
In an interview, he said,
“My life was shaken up fairly majorly last year but I think I generally feel all right, probably just because the more time you spend on this planet the more you can deal with things that come out of the blue.”
He poured his pain and sadness into songs from his second album, The Nomad.
He Found His Love Again in Carice Van Houten
Six months after his split with Kate, he found love in Game of Thrones actress, Carice Van Houten. As stated by him, the two of them fell in love quickly and messily.
On August 29, 2016, the love duo was blessed with a baby boy whom they named Monte Pearce.
According to him, initially, the couple had a rebound element to their relationship. As the baby came in, they were forced to take a step back and start again mature.
Here is a picture with his current girlfriend and baby boy.
Guy Talks About His Fatherhood
In an interview with Denton, he said that he never wanted a child.
It was because he lost his father in a plane accident and then he had to raise his sister Tracy with an intellectual disability.
His thoughts changed after he became father to Monte. He explained that he is madly in love with him, and the fact is that it has changed everything.
Being a father at the age of 50 had advantages like patience and having a better understanding of himself.
His Net Worth
He has an estimated net worth of $16 million, which he has garnered through his career as an actor, singer and songwriter.
How Did He Become a Millionaire?
He has appeared in several movies and TV series until now. In 1985 he portrayed the character of Mike Young in TV series, The Neighbours.
Following this, he appeared in series like “Home and Away” and “Snowy River.”
Below is the list of some of his blockbuster movies:
|S.N||Title||Budget||Box Office Collection|
|1||Memento||$9 million||$39.7 million|
|2||Lawless||$26 million||$54.4 million|
|3||Iron Man 3||$200 million||$1.215 billion|
|4||The Time Machine||$80 million||$123.7 million|
|5||Lockout||$30 million||$32.2 million|
He earned $1 million, $3.7 million, and $3.1 million in 2005, 2011, and 2013 respectively.
- He is a supporter of the Geelong Football Club.
- He stands at the height of 1.79 m.
- He is associated with charitable organizations that support animal rights and welfare.
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