Oscar-winning actor who won four film awards for Best Actor after playing Maximus in Gladiator, and who played Javert in the 2012 film, Les Miserable.
He made his first acting appearance on an Australian television program at the age of 5.
He was in Cinderella Man, American Gangster, and Master and Commander. In 2001, the U.S. Secret Service guarded him from al-Qaeda terrorists.
His parents were both movie-set caterers as his father was a manager of a hotel. He married Danielle Spencer in 2003.
He starred with Ed Harris in A Beautiful Mind, which was a semi-biographical film about John Nash.
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