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Overview (4)

Date of Birth 30 July 1971Pembroke, Ontario, Canada
Birth NameMichael Thomas Green
Nicknames M.C. Bones
M.C. Face
Height 6' 3" (1.91 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Tom Green was born on July 30, 1971 in Pembroke, Ontario, Canada as Michael Thomas Green. He is a producer and actor, known for Freddy Got Fingered (2001), The Tom Green Show (1994) and Tom Green: Something Smells Funny (1999). He was previously married to Drew Barrymore.

Spouse (1)

Drew Barrymore (7 July 2001 - 15 October 2002) (divorced)

Trade Mark (1)

Autographs as "Tom Green 1992", as a joke to claim he has been around for longer than he has.

Trivia (23)

(March 20 2000) Announced on Entertainment Tonight (1981) that he has been diagnosed with testicular cancer
(July 13, 2000) Announced that he is engaged to Drew Barrymore.
Documented his battle with cancer for his TV show, The Tom Green Cancer Special (2000).
Graduated from Colonel By High school in 1990
Retired his music video "The Bum Bum Song (Lonely Swedish)" immediately after it hit number one on MTV's Total Request Live countdown show.
During a press conference for Grey Owl (1999), Green serenaded star Pierce Brosnan and kissed him (surreptitiously filming a segment for The Tom Green Show (1994)). Thinking Green was a journalist, Brosnan advised him not to give up his "day job".
March, 2001--Eloped with Drew Barrymore to the South Pacific. They later remarried in July in front of family and friends in a ceremony in Malibu, California.
December 17, 2001 - Filed for divorce from Drew Barrymore citing irreconcilable differences.
He showed up at The 22nd Annual Razzies to accept his awards for Freddy Got Fingered (2001). This makes him one of only four people to personally accept their Razzies (the other three being Paul Verhoeven for Showgirls (1995), Halle Berry for Catwoman (2004) and Sandra Bullock for All About Steve (2009)).
Formed a production company titled 'Bob Green Films,' named after his uncle Bob Green.
Feb. 2002 Teamed with Regency to develop a half-hour variety series for television, and Regency has bought an untitled comedy pitch from him for which he will write, produce, direct and star.
Grew up in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
In 1992, had a pop chart hit in Canada called Check the O.R rapping with a Hip Hop group called Organized Rhyme.
Born on the same day as actress Christine Taylor.
He joins Sylvester Stallone, Prince, Kevin Costner, William Shatner and Roberto Benigni as being the only actors to direct themselves in performances that would "win" them a Razzie Award for Worst Actor.
Personally answers fan emails on his website.
Has 2 female dogs, Steve and Annie.
Has a Parrot named Rex Murphy.
Has homes in Los Angeles and Ottawa, Canada.
In August 2006 he appeared on America's Got Talent (2006) where he jumped through a ring of fire on his skate board.
Son of Mary Jane Green.
Announced his long awaited rap album 'Prepare for Impact' to be released Decemeber 6th. [November 2005]
Will release a book in October 2004 called "Hollywood Causes Cancer: The Tom Green Story", co-written by Alan Rucker. [August 2004]

Personal Quotes (5)

(re: The American Motion Pictures Association's rating for Freddy Got Fingered (2001)): "They slammed us with an NC-17 rating. That's like, Porn - with Murder".
On his film Freddy Got Fingered (2001) being nominated for 8 Razzie Awards including Worst Picture and Worst Actor of 2001 (as quoted in The San Diego Union, 2/15/02): "I am very proud and honored to be nominated for these awards. I've never won an award before. I hope there is an actual trophy because I've already dusted off my mantel. I guess dreams can come true."
His Worst Picture acceptance speech for Freddy Got Fingered (2001), at the Razzie Awards: "I'd just like to say to all the other nominees in the audience, I don't think I deserve this any more than any one of you. I'd like to say that, but it wouldn't be true, though!"
On hosting the 2004 Canadian Tribute Celebration & Gala: "When my agent told me I had been asked to host Canada's Walk of Fame I was both surprised and delighted ... surprised that I still had an agent ... and delighted to be allowed back into Canada,"
On divorcing Drew Barrymore: Drew is a wonderful woman, I love her very much. I wish our marriage could have worked out, I wish her much happiness.

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