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Facts of John Alexander Crowe

Full NameJohn Alexander Crowe
First NameJohn
Middle NameAlexander
Last NameCrowe
ProfessionCelebrity Father
NationalityNew Zealand
Birth CountryNew Zealand
Gender IdentityMale
Sexual Orientationstraight
Marital StatusMarried
SpouseJocelyn Yvonne
No Of Children2

John Alexander Crowe is the celebrity father of an actor, filmmaker, musician, and singer from New Zealand named Russell Crowe

John used to work as a Caterer. Unfortunately, he is not among us anymore.

Russell is a very talented and successful person in the entertainment industry. He is known for his unique style of work and the excellence in his work. 

He has been in the entertainment industry for a long time now. He first started his journey in the entertainment industry in 1985 and is still in the field very successful.

He has won multiple awards and nominations for his work, including two Golden Globe Awards, a BAFTA, and an Academy Award.


John was married to a woman named Jocelyn Yvonne, who also used to work with him as a caterer. 

They had two children together named Terry Crowe and Russell

They used to live in New Zealand and briefly moved to Australia when Russell was four years old, and again moved back to New Zealand when he was 14 years old.

John Alexander Crowe with his wife.
John Alexander Crowe with his wife. Source: YouTube

Russell’s love life:

Russell started dating Danielle Spencer, an Australian actress and singer and songwriter. 

They were in an on-and-off kind of relationship since 1989. But the relationship didn’t last long.

He then started dating Meg Ryan, an actress and a producer. They had a relationship for some time and broke up later.

After breaking up with Meg, Russell started dating Danielle again in 2001, and they got married after two years in April of 2003

They also have two children named Charles Spencer Crowe and Tennyson Spencer Crowe

Later in October of 2012, the news surfaced that the couple was separated. However, their divorce was finalized only in April of 2018.

John Alexander Crowe son Russell Crowe and grandchildren.
John Alexander Crowe son Russell Crowe and grandchildren. Source: Pinterest


Russell used to be known as a heavy smoker. He started smoking at the age of 10 and has been smoking regularly since then. 

Russell even admitted once that he would smoke more than 60 cigarettes per day, and he has been doing that for over 36 years

He also added that he stopped smoking and quit smoking for his two sons.  

Later in a show with David Letterman, he admitted that he had “fallen off the wagon,” as he said and smoked heavily before the show started.

Denied citizenship:

Though Russell has been living in Australia for a long time now and had spent a lot of his childhood there, he has been denied Australian citizenship twice already, stating that he has lived in other countries more than he has been in Australia

Still, he hasn’t given up hope yet.

The kidnapping:

Russell once revealed how the FBI agents had approached him before the 2001 Academy awards after discovering that a terrorist group called al-Qaeda was planning to kidnap him. 

He also revealed how it could be related to the recording that was picked up by a French policewoman. 

Rugby team:

Russell had his own rugby team named South Sydney Rabbitohs, but he sold it in an online auction because he wanted to collect funds to help the Australian bushfire that took place in 2019 and 2020.

He raised over $400,000 for the NSW RFS.

John Alexander Crowe son Russell Crowe posted about the Australian fire.
John Alexander Crowe son Russell Crowe posted about the Australian fire. Source: Instagram

Net worth:

The net worth of John is not known. The net worth of Russell is around $100 Million.

$100 Millionactor, filmmaker, musician, singer


  1. John was 85 years old at the time of his death.
  2. Russell is currently 58 years old. He was born on April 7, 1964.

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Updated On Fri Apr 15 2022 Published On Fri Apr 15 2022 By shaumya

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