Macaulay Culkin born Macaulay Carson Culkin is an American actor and musician.
Performing in stage productions and acting since his infant years, Macaulay Culkin stood out as the intelligent, amiable child in ‘Rocket Gibraltar’, ‘Uncle Buck’ and the successful ‘Home Alone’ films.
Although he enjoyed widespread acclaim and success as a boy, his career as an adult was not that fruitful. He puttered with a variety of lucrative, hollow projects, which effectively put him out of showbiz.
Consequently, he never really recaptured the same success that he did as a child. This child prodigy earned the respect of pop-star Michael Jackson, who went on to become his close friend and confidante.
After a brief period of idleness, he re-entered the world of entertainment once again with ‘Party Monster’ and ‘Saved’ but both failed to leave his footprints in the world of entertainment.
There have, however, been a number of personal snares in his life, including his arrest for the possession of controlled substance and being at the epicenter of Jackson’s scandalous molestation trial.
Macaulay Culkin age-
Macaulay Culkin is 43 years old as of December 2023. He was born on August 26, 1980, in New York City to Christopher Cornelius “Kit” Culkin, a former stage actor, and Patricia Brentrup, a native of North Dakota.
Macaulay Culkin was the third of the seven children born to Christopher Cornelius ‘Kit’ Culkin and Bonnie Bedelia in Manhattan.
He was raised a Roman Catholic and studied in a number of schools including Catholic school, Professional Children’s School and School of American Ballet.
Macaulay Culkin began working in the entertainment industry at age four, taking parts in small theatre productions and made-for-TV movies, as well as small television and film roles.
One of his still-memorable performances from this time was starring alongside John Candy in John Hughes’ film 1989 Uncle Buck.
Culkin’s breakthrough came in 1990 when he was cast as Kevin McCallister in another John Hughes flick, Home Alone.
He was nominated for a Golden Globe award for Best Actor and he won an American Comedy Award and Young Artist Award.
Macaulay Culkin wife-
Macaulay Culkin was previously engaged to Mila Kunis but they broke it off. He was married to actress Rachel Miner from 1998 – 2002.
Since 2017, Culkin has been in a relationship with Changeland co-star Brenda Song, They got engaged in 2022.
Macaulay Culkin kids-
Macaulay Culkin and Brenda Song became parents to their second son last Christmas. They have two boys, whom they have named Dakota and Carson.
Brenda Song and Macaulay Culkin have recently revealed that they welcomed their second child, a son named Carson, just before Christmas last year.
The couple, who have been together since 2017, kept the news private until it was confirmed by US Weekly on March 18.
They also have a daughter named Dakota Song Culkin, who was born in April 2021 and named after Culkin’s late sister who died in 2008.
While the couple generally keeps their relationship and family life private, Macaulay did talk about their plans for children in a 2018 interview.
He expressed his desire to have children with Song, saying “This one’s a good one, so I’m probably going to put some babies in her in a little bit. I mean, we’ve definitely been practicing.”
Macaulay Culkin parents-
Macaulay Culkin’s parents are Kit Culkin and Patricia Brentrup. Kit is a former stage actor and journalist who is from New York and has Irish and French ancestry.
Patricia is a former telephone operator and road traffic controller who is from North Dakota and has German and Norwegian ancestry.
They met in 1974 in Wyoming and moved to New York City, where they had seven children together. They never married and separated in 1994, when Macaulay was 14 years old.
Macaulay Culkin siblings-
Macaulay Culkin has seven siblings: Shane (b. 1976), Dakota (1979–2008), Kieran (b. 1982), Quinn (b. 1984), Christian (b. 1987), and Rory (b. 1989). He also had a paternal half-sister, Jennifer (b. 1970), who died in 2000.
Macaulay Culkin net worth-
Macaulay Culkin is a New York-born retired actor who has a net worth of $18 million.
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