Warren Beatty is a highly successful American-born actor, producer, and director. And featuring in a similar film, an accomplishment he has achieved twice with Heaven Can Wait (1978) and Reds (1981).
Beatty has earned an aggregate of 14 Academy Award assignments winning only one for Best Director for the film Reds. Thalberg Award by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
Bio and Wiki of Warren Beatty
The Hollywood icon was born Henry Warren Beaty on March 30, 1937 (age 81), in Richmond, Virginia. The Net Worth of Beatty is $70 million. His families moved around several times before eventually settling in Arlington County, Virginia. The mother of Beatty, Kathlyn Corinne (née MacLean) was a school teacher as well as his father Ira Owens Beaty but he also worked as a realtor. The elder sister of Beatty, Shirley MacLaine (née Beaty) is also an actress, singer, dancer, and writer. He studied at Thomas Jefferson Junior High School and later moved to Washington-Lee High School both in Arlington.
Warren Beatty was a star football player during his high school days. Encouraged by his sister’s budding Hollywood career, Warren decided to follow suit. Upon graduation from high school, he turned down several college football scholarships. And opted to study liberal arts at Northwestern University. After just one year, he quit college entirely and moved to study acting at the Stella Adler Studio of Acting. Beatty started his acting career on television with minor roles in series like Kraft Television Theatre (1957). Moreover, Studio One (1957) as well as a supporting role in The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis (1959-60).
The talented actor marked his feature film debut in the widely acclaimed box-office hit Splendor in the Grass (1961). This box-office is scored him a Golden Globe New Star of the Year award in addition to a Best Actor nomination. The roles in The Roman Spring of Mrs. Stone (1961), Lilith, Mickey One, Kaleidoscope among others have been followed. Warren Beatty made his debut as a producer in the highly acclaimed biopic Bonnie and Clyde (1967), doubling as the lead actor.
Personal Life of Beatty
Beatty is currently married to actress Annette Bening. The couple tied the knot on March 3, 1992. They have 4 children together; daughter Kathlyn Elizabeth (born in January 1992), son Benjamin (born in August 1994), daughter Isabel (born in January 1997) and daughter Ella (born in April 2000). Their oldest daughter Kathlyn came out as a transgender male in 2006 and now goes by the name Stephen. Prior to his current union, Warren Beatty had a reputation for his numerous affairs which earned him a star-studded array of ex-lovers.