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Gerard Butler was born in Paisley, Scotland, to Margaret and Edward Butler, a bookmaker. His family is of Irish origin. Gerard spent some of his youth in Canada, but was mostly raised, along with his older brother and sister, in his hometown of Paisley. His parents divorced when he was a child, and he and his siblings were raised primarily by ... See full bio »

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 2016 Geostorm (post-production)
Jake
 2013 Movie 43
Leprechaun 1 & 2 (segment "Happy Birthday")
 2011 Na Nai'a: Legend of the Dolphins
Narrator (voice)
 2009 Gamer
Kable
 2006 Guilty Hearts
Peter (segment: Please!, 1999) (as Gerry Butler)
 2005 The Game of Their Lives
Frank Borghi
 2002 Shooters
Jackie Junior
 2000 Harrison's Flowers
Chris Kumac, photojournalist
 1999 The Cherry Orchard
Yasha (as Gerald Butler)
 1999 One More Kiss
Sam
 1999 Fast Food
Jacko
 1997 Tomorrow Never Dies
Leading Seaman - HMS Devonshire
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Other Works:

TV commercial for L'Oréal Men Expert (Hydra Energetic Anti-Fatigue Moisturiser) See more »

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2 Interviews | 10 Articles | 5 Pictorials | 9 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Gerald Butler | Gerry Butler

Height:

6' 2" (1.88 m)
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Sometimes I finish a movie and I get used to a certain lifestyle and when that stops I get a bit lost for about a week. 'No one is bringing me lunch anymore - I've got to go do that myself?' I lose the main point of my focus. Often all I want to do is travel and just get the hell out of there. But I'm actually boring really. See more »

Trivia:

First stage role was in Coriolanus. Poked in the eye with a wooden stake during rehearsals for the play. See more »

Trademark:

Scottish accent See more »

Nickname:

Gerry

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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