|Real Name/Full Name||Guy Edward Pearce|
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:||Guy Pearce|
|Birth Place:||Ely, United Kingdom|
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:||5 October 1967|
|Age/How Old:||55 years old|
|Height/How Tall:||In Centimetres – 179 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 10″
|Weight:||In Kilograms – 69 Kg
In Pounds – 152 lbs
|Parents Name:||Father – Margaret Pearce
Mother – Stuart Pearce
|Marital Status:||Divorced/ In a relationship|
|Girlfriend:||Carice Van Houten (2015–)|
|Wife/Spouse Name:||Kate Mestitz (1997-2015)|
|Kids/Children Name:||Monte Pearce|
|Profession:||Actor, musician, singer, songwriter|
|Net Worth:||$25 million|
|Last Updated:||May 2023|
Guy Pearce is a very successful and renowned actor, musician, singer, and songwriter hailing from Australia. He is famous worldwide for portraying the character of Mile Young on the predominantly Australian series called Neighbours.
He has also starred in very popular movies and shows like Memento, Iron Man 3, Lawless, L. A. Confidential, Without Remorse, A Christmas Carol, Jack Irish, Mildred Pierce, etc.
Well, how well do you know about Guy Pearce? If not much, here is what we know about Guy Pearce to date.
Biography and Early Life
Guy Pearce was born in Ely, Cambridgeshire in U. K. to father Stuart Pearce, who worked as a pilot and mother Margaret Pearce, who worked as a schoolteacher. When he was very young, his father got a job opportunity in Geelong, Victoria, where they have been residing ever since.
Pearce, unfortunately, lost his father to a plane crash when he was just eight years old. He grew up with a sister named Tracy, and their mother predominantly raised them.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Guy Pearce in 2023 and what is his height and weight? Well, Guy Pearce’s age is 55 years old as of today’s date 29th May 2023 having been born on 5 October 1967. Though, he is 5′ 10″ in feet and inches and 179 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 152lbs in Pound and 69kg in Kilograms.
Guy Pearce had developed an interest in acting and drama at a very young age. After he graduated from high school, he decided to join the Geelong College, where he pursued a degree in creative acting and even took part in the Geelong Society of Dramatic Arts (SODA). He even got into bodybuilding and even won the title of Mr. Victoria.
Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids
Guy Pearce dated Kate Mestitz, a psychologist since his high school days, and the couple got married in 1997, but they decided to end their marriage in 2015 after being together for 18 years. Following his divorce, Guy Pearce has been in a relationship with Carice van Houten, a very popular actress. The couple has been together since 2015, and they have a son named Monte Pearce.
Is Guy Pearce Gay?
Guy Pearce is not gay; he has been married once and is currently dating actress Carice van Houten with whom he has a son named Monte Pearce.
Guy Pearce used to take part in numerous plays and dramatic societies during his college. Finally, in the year 1985, he got the opportunity to portray the role of Mike Young in the Australian T.V. show called Neighbours. The show garnered him huge appreciation, and he went on to star in shows and movies like Home and Away, Snowy River: The McGregor Saga, Flynn, Heaven Tonight, Hunting, etc.
With assistance from the Frank Hawson Publicity campaign, Guy Pearce got the opportunity to rise above regional movies and shows and was cast in the comedy film The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert in 1994, which became a blockbuster and got him the much-needed recognition.
Following this, Pearce went on to star in numerous popular U. S. film projects like Memento, Factory Girl, Death Defying Acts, The King’s Speech, The Time Machine, L.A. Confidential, etc.
He also starred in Australian movies like The Hard Word, The Proposition, etc., and even has worked in several renowned plays like Poor Boy. He got the opportunity to work with Robert Downey Jr. in the movie Iron Man 3 in 2013, and the movie was a blockbuster worldwide. Following this, he starred in shows and movies like Jack Irish, Holding the Man, The Nomad, etc.
- In 2011, Guy Pearce received the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or Movie for his Mildred Pierce series.
- In 2010 he received the Screen Actors Guild Award in the category Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture for his performance in the period drama film The King’s Speech.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Guy Pearce in 2023
Guy Pearce’s net worth as of 2023 is estimated to be around $25 million. All his income comes from his career as an actor, musician, singer, and songwriter. Some of his masterpieces are well known to the audience and are favorites, including Iron Man 3, Memento, LA confidential, etc.
Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know
- In 2014, Guy Pearce ventured into the Music Industry with his very own album called Broken Bones.
- According to him, the most challenging part of his role in the movie Bloodshot was to manage his prosthetic bionic arm.
Apart from being an extremely talented actor, what is unknown is how good of a person Guy Pearce is. He is one of the kindest hearts present in Hollywood. He is related to many charitable organizations as well.