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Facts of Guy Pearce

Full NameGuy Pearce
First NameGuy
Last NamePearce
ProfessionBritish actor, musician, singer, and songwriter
Birth CityEly
Birth CountryUnited Kingdom
Gender IdentityMale
Sexual OrientationStraight
Marital StatusDating
Relation WithCarice Van Houten
No Of Children1
FilmographyA Christmas Carol,Jack Irish,The Innocents
Height179 cm
Networth$16 M
Date of BirthOctober 5,1967
Age56 years

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.

Guy Pearce With His First Wife
Guy Pearce With His First Wife Source: Daily Mail

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 abused him as basta** for having affair with Carice. He said they were furious for getting her pregnant and for also 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 that his life was shaken up fairly the previous year but he does not feel bad as it seems generally right. He added is is so because....

 "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 Pearce Girlfriend And Baby In One Picture
Guy Pearce Girlfriend And Baby In One Picture Source: Instagram

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.NTitleBudget Box Office Collection
1Memento$9 million$39.7 million
2Lawless$26 million$54.4 million
3Iron Man 3$200 million$1.215 billion
4The Time Machine$80 million$123.7 million
5Lockout$30 million$32.2 million

He earned $1 million, $3.7 million, and $3.1 million in 2005, 2011, and 2013 respectively. 


  1. He is a supporter of the Geelong Football Club.
  2. He stands at the height of 1.79 m.
  3. He is associated with charitable organizations that support animal rights and welfare.

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Updated On Wed Feb 17 2021 Published On Mon Feb 03 2020 By paper-boat

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