Gerard Butler is a famous personality in the movie industry. Gerard is 51 years old as he was born on 13 November 1969 in Paisley, Scotland. He has starred in several movies, including Lara Croft: Tomb Raider and Reign of Fire. Despite living in the United States, Gerard is a Scottish actor with American and Irish accents.
Gerard Butler is estimated to have a net worth of $45 million, with most of this income from his role in several movies. He is also a film director and features in different movies.
Gerard Butler Life and Career
Gerard Butler is the youngest child among three children of Edward and Margaret Butler. His family is a Catholic family of Irish descent. His family relocated to Montreal, Quebec, when he was six years old. However, things got worse a year later as his parents separated. His mother returned to Scotland with him when he was 18 months. He attended St Mirin’s & St Margaret’s High School in Paisley. He was the head boy during his time before moving to the University Of Glasgow School Of Law.
Gerard didn’t have the opportunity of a father role in his life. He met his father when he was 16 years old. However, six years later, his father was diagnosed with cancer and died. After graduation from law school, he started as a trainee lawyer at a law firm in Edinburgh. Nevertheless, because of his frequent late-night drinking and missing work, he was fired. Without qualifying as a lawyer at age 25, the young Gerard traveled to London in a quest to be famous.
While in London, he worked in several places, including as a telemarketer, toy demonstrator, and waiter. Still in London, he came across an old friend who was a casting director. He didn’t only become her boyfriend but also doubled as her assistant. She allowed him to audition for Steven Berkoff’s play of Coriolanus. Ever since then, he has featured in several movies and won different awards. His latest award was the Golden Camera Award for the Best International Act. In 2017, he was nominated as the Worst Actor for his role in London Has Fallen and Gods of Egypt.
As of 2022, Gerard Butler’s net worth, like Grant Gustin is estimated at $45 million.
Gerard Butler Discography
Gerard Butler has several songs to his credit, including For The Dancing And The Dreaming, Angel of Music, The Music Of The Night, The Point of No Return, The Mirror, and so on.
Gerard Butler Parents and Siblings
Gerard Butler’s parents were Margaret and Edward Butler. He also has two other siblings.
Gerard Butler Wife
Gerard Butler has never married but has been in several relationships. He is currently single as he split from his girlfriend of seven years, Morgan Brown. According to rumors, their split was because Butler wasn’t ready to commit Morgan to marriage.
However, after the breakup, there were rumors of Butler having a relationship with Jennifer Aniston. The pair were seen having dates but later broke up after a year. Despite this, they remained friends. With pressures mounting on him to settle down, Gerard isn’t ready as his priority is his career.