Russell Crowe's Beautiful Life

From husband to dad to rockin' rugby player, see the Cinderella Man star's most defining moments. By Serena Kappes

YOUNG THESPIAN

Even as a mop-topped infant, Crowe could stare down a camera. At 4, the New Zealand native moved to Australia and, two years later, his acting career began on Spy Force, an Aussie TV show. "My parents were caterers on the set and my mother basically volunteered me," Crowe told Entertainment Weekly.