Biography - Facts
 
     
     



Full name
Gerard James Butler
 
 
Nickname
Gerry
 
 
Artist name
as Actor: Gerard Butler
sometimes: Gerald Butler (FR); Gerry Butler
 
   
 
Birthday
 
Birthplace
Glasgow, Scotland
 
Gender
male
 
Zodiac sign
Scorpio
 
 
Height
6' 2" (1.88 m)
 
Colours of eyes
grey-green-blue
 
Colours of hairs
brown
 
         
   
Home location
- House in Los Angeles
- Apartment in New York
- Apartment in London
- House in Malibu
 
         
Parents
- Margaret Butler
- Edward Butler ()
- Alex Coll (stepfather)
 
         
Brothers and sisters
- Brian (older brother)
- Lynn (older sister)
 
         
Pet
Lolita (dog/pug) [spring 2006]
 
         
Languages
English
 
 
Education
University of Glasgow, Glasgow, Scotland, Law
 
 
   
Former occupation
Lawyer
(has a law degree from Glasgow University, where he was also president of the school's
law society, but he was fired from his firm one week before qualifying as a lawyer)
 
Occupation
actor, model, singer (sometimes)
 
         
    Other former President of The Glasgow University Law Society  
      former member of the Scottish Youth Theater  
 
   
Debut stage (as actor)
1982 - Oliver! (street urchin) at the Kings Theater in Glasgow  
Debut tv series (as actor)
1998 - The Young Person's Guide to Becoming a Rock Star (Marty Claymore )  
Debut film (as actor)
1992 - The Bodyguard (extra/background actor only)
1997 - Her Majesty Mrs Brown (Archie Brown)
 
 
 
Favorite sport
soccer/football  
    Favorite sports team The Celtic Football Club Glasgow, Scotland  
Favorite color
green  
Hobbies
soccer/football, traveling, hiking and running  
 
 
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