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Guy Pearce

Guy Pearce is a famous Aussie actor.

He was born in Geelong (VIC) on 5 October 1967.

How old is Guy Pearce?

Guy Pearce is currently 56 years old.

How tall is Guy Pearce?

Guy Pearce is 1.79 m tall.

Early Life

Guy Pearce was born on October 5, 1967, in Ely, Cambridgeshire, England. When he was three years old, his family moved to Geelong, Victoria, Australia. Pearce attended Geelong College, where he developed an interest in acting and appeared in several school productions. Before becoming famous, he worked various jobs like a part-time musician, a groundsman, and a firefighter.

Career

One of the most famous movies that Guy Pearce appeared in is "Memento" (2000). In this psychological thriller, Pearce played the role of Leonard Shelby, a man suffering from anterograde amnesia. Some of his other notable films include "L.A. Confidential" (1997), "The King's Speech" (2010), and "Iron Man 3" (2013). In "The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert" (1994), Pearce acted alongside famous Australians Hugo Weaving and Terence Stamp.

Family Life

Guy Pearce's parents are Anne Cocking and Stuart Pearce. He has an older sister named Tracy. Pearce was previously married to Kate Mestitz, and they tied the knot in March 1997. Unfortunately, they announced their separation in October 2015. Pearce grew up in Geelong, Victoria, Australia, and currently resides in Melbourne.

Trivia

In addition to acting, Guy Pearce is also a talented musician. He has played guitar and sung in various bands throughout his career. Notably, he contributed vocals to the soundtrack of the film "The Proposition" (2005). Pearce is known for his dedication to raising awareness about climate change and has been actively involved with organizations such as Greenpeace and the Australian Conservation Foundation.


Movies

Guy Pearce has appeared in the following famous Aussie movies: