Mickey Rourke is a multi-talented celebrity who has worked as an actor and a screenwriter in addition to being a former boxer.
Wiki, Bio, Age, Family, Siblings, Childhood & Education
Mickey Rourke Mickey Rourke’s name is Philip Andre. Mickey Rourke Jr. 16 September 1952 in Schenectady, New York. Born to Philip Andre Rourke Sr. and Annette Rourke. He also had two younger siblings, Joey and Patricia. His father abandoned him at age 6. His mother married a cop with five boys, Eugene Addis. They moved to South Florida afterward. Mickey, 67, is a Virgo. Mickey Rourke is U.S.-born. He grew reared Catholic and Christian. He’s Irish and Scottish. Mickey Rourke attended Miami Beach Senior High. He graduated in 1971. In school, he liked sports. He took self-defense classes at the Miami Boys Club. Mickey learned boxing to become an amateur. He did school plays.
Mickey claimed his first boxing match at the age of 12 as a 51kg flyweight. After numerous amateur boxing matches, he sustained a brain injury in 1971, and doctors advised him to take a year off from the sport. As a result, he took a break from boxing for a while. He had a 27-0 record at the time, with 17 knockout victories and three losses.
Mickey Rourke’s Height, Weight & Body Measurement
What is Mickey Rourke’s Height? He is also 5 feet 11 inches tall (180cm/1.80m) and weighs about 77kg (169lbs). He has an athletic body style, hazel-colored skin, and dark brown hair.
Mickey Rourke’s Profession & Career
He first appeared on television in 1980 in shows like “City in Fear,” “Act of Love,” and “Rape and Marriage: The Rideout Case.” Following that, in 1993 and 1998, he starred in the television movies “The Last Outlaw” and “Thicker than Blood.” In 2017, he also appeared in an episode of ‘Dice.’
Mickey Rourke made his acting debut in Steven Spielberg’s directed film “1941,” in which he played a minor role. In 1980 and 1981, he released the movie “Fade to Black” and “Body Heat.” He played the gambler Boogie Sheftell in Barry Levinson’s directing film “Diner” in 1982. Mickey received critical acclaim for this film. He also won the award for the best supporting actor of the year. This followed his roles in 1983’s “Rumble Fish,” 1984’s “The Pope of Greenwich Village,” and 1985’s “Year of the Dragon.”
He only had to support and minor roles in subsequent films, so he chose to quit acting in 1991 to follow his old interest in boxing. He retired from boxing after four years and resumed his acting career. Similarly, when he returned to acting, he was not cast in the lead role. He starred in a number of other films until 2004, including ‘The Rainmaker,’ ‘Buffalo ’66,’ ‘Thursday,’ ‘Shades,’ ‘The Follow,’ and ‘Once Upon a Time in Mexico.’
He made his breakthrough in the film “Sin City” in 2005, playing Marv, the main character. Mickey won many awards for his work, and the movie was both critically and commercially successful. Following that, Tony Scott directed two more films, ‘Domino’ and ‘Killshot,’ which were released in 2006 and 2009, respectively.
In 2010, he was cast as Ivan Vanko, the lead villain in the superhero film based on Marvel Comics’ “Iron Man 2.” The movie received mostly favorable reviews, with some criticisms of the villain and pacing. He reprised his role as the villain in ‘Immortals,’ alongside Luke Evans, Isabel Lucas, Kellan Lutz, and Henry Cavill, the following year. Mickey also appeared in the film “Black Gold” in the same year. He also starred in a number of other films between 2012 and 2019, including ‘Java Heat,’ ‘Black November,’ ‘Sin City: A Dame to Kill For,’ ‘Skin Traffik,’ ‘Nightmare Cinema,’ ‘Berlin, I Love You,’ and several others. He recently starred as Kaden in Brian Metcalf’s directing film “Adverse” in the year 2020.
Mickey Rourke’s Girlfriend, Marriage & Relationship
Who is Mickey Rourke’s Girlfriend? In 1981, Mickey Rourke married Debra Feuer, an actress, and they divorced in 1989. On June 26, 1992, he married actress Carre Otis. Unfortunately, they split up in December 1998 as well. Similarly, he has been dating Russian model Anastassija Makarenko since 2009. They, too, became stranded in 2015. Mickey has never had children in his two marriages.
He was also arrested in 1994 after his wife accused him of raping her. Then, in November 2007, he was arrested in Miami Beach for driving under the influence of intoxicants.
Mickey Rourke’s Social Media(Facebook, Twitter, Instagram)
Mickey Rourke’s Instagram account (@mickey rourke_) has 176 thousand followers. He doesn’t have any other sites on social media.
Awards And Prizes
Mickey Rourke has won 18 awards out of 30 for his contributions to the film industry. He is best known for his films “Diner,” “Sin City,” “The Wrestler,” and “Iron Man 2.”
Mickey Rourke’s Income And Net Worth
How much does Mickey Rourke worth? Mickey Rourke has starred in a number of films and television shows. His primary source of revenue is from the film industry. His net worth is estimated to be $10 million by 2020.
|Real Name||Philip Andre Mickey Rourke Jr|
|Nick Name||Mickey Rourke|
|Famous As||actor, screenwriter, and a former boxer|
|Birthday||September 16, 1952|
|Birthplace||Schenectady, New York|
|Height||5 feet and 11 inches (180cm/1.80m)|
|Hair Color||Dark Brown|
|Net Worth||$10 million|