Clinton Eastwood Jr. (born May 31, 1930), known professionally as Clint Eastwood, is an American actor, filmmaker, and producer who came to the limelight in Hollywood after starring in the TV series, Rawhide.
In 1986, he was elected as the Mayor of Carmel-by-the-sea in California. He is the founder of Malpaso Productions, which produced all but four of his American films.
Clint Eastwood has won four Academy Awards, four Golden Globe Awards, and an AFI Lifetime Achievement Award.
Former Mayor of Carmel-by-the-sea City, CA
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|Real Name:||Clinton Eastwood Jr.|
|Stage Name:||Clint Eastwood|
|Born:||31 May 1930 (age 92 years old)|
|Place of Birth:||San Francisco, California, United States|
|Parents:||Clinton Eastwood Sr., Ruth Runner|
|Wife • Spouse:||Dina Eastwood (m. 1996–2014), Maggie Johnson (m. 1953–1984)|
|Girlfriend • Partner:||Roxanne Tunis (ex.), Jacelyn Reeves (ex.), Frances Fisher (ex.)|
|Children:||Scott Eastwood, Francesca Eastwood, Alison Eastwood, Kyle Eastwood, Morgan Eastwood, Laurie Murray, Kathryn Eastwood, Kimber Eastwood|
|Occupation:||Actor • Filmmaker|
|Net Worth:||US$380 million|
Clint Eastwood was birthed on the 31st of May 1930 to the family of Clinton Eastwood Sr. (father) and Ruth Runner (mother). He was born at St. Francis Memorial Hospital in San Francisco.
At birth, Clint Eastwood weighed 11 pounds and 6 ounces, which was why the nurses at the hospital gave him the nickname, Samson. He has a younger sister named Jeanne Bernhardt. She was born four years after Clint Eastwood. His father worked as a manufacturing executive with Georgia-Pacific. While his mother worked as a clerical officer.
During the 1930s, the family moved residences because Clint Eastwood‘s father’s occupation changed. At a time, they were residing in Sacramento before moving to Piedmont, California.
Clint Eastwood attended Piedmont Middle School for two years before moving to Piedmont High School.
He didn’t complete his studies at Piedmont and soon transferred to Oakland Technical High School.
Clint Eastwood won the Academy Award For Best Director and Best Picture, Unforgiven. The movie was released in the cinemas in 1992. He also won Best Director and Best Picture for his work with the sports film, The Million Dollar Baby, released in 2004.
Considered one of the greatest filmmakers in Hollywood’s history, Clint Eastwood made a statement with his films: Every Which Way but Loose and Any Which You Can. The former was released in 1977, while the latter made it to the cinemas in 1980.
He is credited for making Western films like Hang ‘Em High (released in 1968) and Pale Rider (1985). The Academy Award Best Actor nominee is behind the following cinematic success: Where Eagles Dare (1968), Escape From Alcatraz (1979), Heartbreak Ridge (1986), In the Line of Fire (1993), The Bridges Of Madison County (1995), Gran Torino (2008), The Mule (2018) and Cry Macho (2021).
Clint Eastwood is the Founder and CEO of Malpaso Productions, which has produced scores of films since it was established in 1967.
He has also directed some movies in which he didn’t appear in. Notable mentions are Mystic River (2003), Letters From Iwo Jima (2006), Chaneling (2008), Invictus (2009), and America Sniper (2014).
The ace actor and filmmaker has won four Academy Awards, four Golden Globe Awards, three César Awards, and an AFI Lifetime Achievement Award.
Clint Eastwood has been divorced twice. He has fathered eight children with six women. He has been in many romantic relationships with different women.
Clint Eastwood got married to his first wife, Margaret Neville Johnson, in December 1953. He and Maggie Johnson welcomed two children before their divorce in 1984. Their children are Kyle Eastwood (born in 1968) and Alison Eastwood (born in 1972).
His first child Laurie Murray was born in 1954. She was the result of an affair with an undisclosed woman.
Clint Eastwood fathered a daughter with stuntwoman Roxanne Tunis. She is named Kimber Eastwood and was born in 1964. He has two children with the flight attendant, Jacelyn Reeves. They are Scott Eastwood (born in 1986) and Kathryn Eastwood (born in 1988).
In the 1990s, he was in a serious relationship with actress Frances Fisher. She is the mother of Clint Eastwood‘s daughter, Francesca Eastwood (born in 1993).
He got married to Dina Eastwood, who worked as a news anchor for a second time. Their marriage produced a daughter named Morgan Eastwood in 1996. The couple divorced in 2014.
The ace filmmaker and actor Clint Eastwood have an estimated net worth of US$380 million.