Russell Crowe Biography (Wikipedia)
Russell Ira Crowe (born 7 April 1964) is an actor, film producer and musician. Although a New Zealand citizen, he has lived most of his life in Australia. He came to international attention for his role as the Roman General Maximus Decimus Meridius in the 2000 historical epic film Gladiator, directed by Ridley Scott, for which Crowe won an Academy Award for Best Actor, a Broadcast Film Critics Association Award for Best Actor, an Empire Award for Best Actor and a London Film Critics Circle Award for Best Actor and 10 further nominations for best actor.
Crowe appeared as the tobacco firm whistle blower Jeffrey Wigand in the 1999 film The Insider, for which he received five awards as best actor and seven nominations in the same category. In 2001, Crowe's portrayal of mathematician and Nobel Prize winner John F. Nash in the biopic A Beautiful Mind brought him numerous awards, including a BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role, a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in a Motion Picture Drama and a Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role.
- Russell Crowe chats with Laurenhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01w8g93.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01w8g93.jpg2014-03-26T15:28:00.000ZLauren is joined by actor Russell Crowe ahead of the release of his new film Noah.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p01w8cf0
Russell Crowe chats with Lauren
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