Macaulay Culkin Biography
Macaulay Culkin is an American actor born on 26th August 1980 in New York. He grew up with his parents Christopher Culkin and Patricia Bentrup along with his siblings Shane, Dakota, Kieran, Quinn, Christian, and Rory. He attends St. Joseph’s School of Yorkville and later joined School of American Ballet. Macaulay Culkin holds American Nationality and belongs to white ethnicity background.
Macaulay Culkin made his debut in Rocket Gibraltar in 1988 and after performing at Uncle Buck he became the Hollywood’s favorite child actor. Culkin rose to the international fame after he appeared as a lead actor in the famous children comedy movie “Home Alone” and “Home Alone 2” which was the highest-grossing film of that year. Macaulay impressed audiences after his enduring performance in “My Girl”, “The Good Son”, and “Richie Rich”.
In 1995, Macaulay's parents started custody battle over him due to mismanagement rumor and his mother won the custody. After a decade, Macaulay starred in “Party Monster”,“Saved!” and also in “Sex and Breakfast” which could not be as successful as his childhood movies. HE was once dragged into controversy and was even penalized by the law after being arrested in Oklahoma for possession of Marijuana.
Macaulay Culkin was once married to Rachel Miner in 1998 and after two short years, the couple separated with a divorce in 2000. Later he starts dating Mila Kunis and after dating for several years they ended their relation. His recent net worth is estimated to be around U.S $ 20 Million in recent days.Edit
Born in New York City
Macaulay Culkin is an American actor born on 26th August 1980 in New York. His father name is Christopher Culkin and Mother Patricia Bentrup. He has five siblings named as Shane, Dakota, Kieran, Quinn, Christian, and Rory. Macaulay Culkin holds American Nationality and belongs to white ethnicity background.Edit
Appeared on Action series
He soon began appearing in the action series, ‘The Equalizer’ and in the TV Movie, ‘Midnight Hour’. In 1989, he starred in ‘Uncle Buck’, his first major blockbuster film, which made him Hollywood’s beloved child.
Cast in Home Alone
His stardom rose by colossal proportions in 1990, when he starred in the wildly successful burlesque comedy, ‘Home Alone’. The following year, he melted the hearts of fans and critics with his lovable performance as the best friend of a troubled young girl in the tear-jerker, ‘My Girl’.
Won Numerous Awards
Macaulay Culkin had won different awards for the film Home Alone. He has won "American Comedy Award for Funniest Actor", "Chicago Film Critics Association Award for Emerging Actor," and "Young Artist Award for Best Actor Starring in a Motion Picture".Edit
Starred in The Good Son
In 1992, he was cast in the sequel, ‘Home Alone 2: Lost in New York, which turned out to be a little less successful in comparison to the first installment of the ‘Home Alone’ series. He also starred in ‘The Good Son’ in 1993.Edit
Cast in Richie Rich
Tasting success at a very young age meant his proud parents pushed him even harder and urged him to sign more films without even thinking about it twice. His father, in particular, who was also his manager, egged him on to sign the 1994 film adaptation of a classic, ‘Richie Rich’, in which his performance was rated as ‘forgettable’.
Married to Rachel Miner
Macaulay Culkin used to have affair with Rachel Miner who is also an actor. After dating and having affair for a long time they decided to get married in 1998. When they got married they were 18 years old. They got divorce after two years in 2000Edit
Cast in Saved!
In 2004, he was seen in ‘Saved, which received average reviews at the box-office. He, nonetheless, earned rave critical reviews as an adult actor. With this success, he accepted voice-over projects and made appearances in offbeat films like Seth Green’s, ‘Robot Chicken’Edit