Born: April 7, 1964, Russell Ira Crowe, in
Strathmore Park, New Zealand.
reminds me of myself as a young actor."
charismatic and intense actor has proven himself imminently capable of portraying a broad
spectrum of human emotions: he's just as competent at projecting beatific sweetness as he
is at channeling palpable menace, a glibly schizophrenic facility that only the greatest
of actors can claim."