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

WILD CHILD

Don't be fooled by the cricket whites and the 10-year-old's innocent smile (in Auckland, New Zealand): Even at an early age Crowe displayed his wild streak. "I was an embarrassment to my parents," he told Australia's Woman's Day. "My mum used to say, 'Don't worry about Russell. He's a bit mental.' "