Christian Slater

Christian Slater

Age
50
Birthday
Aug. 18th, 1969
Born in
New York City, New York, USA
Height
5' 9

Christian Slater's Main TV Roles

Show Character(s)
Mr. Robot TV Show
Mr. Robot
Breaking In TV Show
Breaking In
My Own Worst Enemy TV Show
My Own Worst Enemy
The Forgotten TV Show
The Forgotten
Mind Games TV Show
Mind Games
 

Main Movie Roles

Guest TV Roles

[none found]



BIOGRAPHY:

Christian Michael Leonard Slater (born August 18, 1969) in New York to 'Michael Hawkins', a well-known soap actor and 'Mary Jo Slater', a casting agent. Slater started in show business early, appearing on the soap opera The Edge of Night (1956) in 1976 at the age of 7. He went on to star in many Broadway shows in the early-1980s.

He rose to fame in Hollywood after landing the role of Binx Davey in The Legend of Billie Jean (1985). He moved to Los Angeles in 1987 to pursue a further acting career after dropping out of high school. After having a starring role in the cult hit Heathers (1988), he became somewhat known as the Hollywood bad-boy, having many run-ins with the law. He is also well-known for having dated stars such as 'Winona Ryder', 'Christina Applegate', 'Samantha Mathis' and was at one time engaged to actress/model 'Nina Huang'.

In 2000, he married Ryan Haddon, the daughter of 70s model Dayle Haddon. The couple have two children; Jaden Christopher (b. 1999) and Eliana Sophia (b. 2001). As of early 2005 they separated and later divorced, but remain dedicated to bring up their children.


TRIVIA:
  • (9 Dec 1997) Sentenced to three months in jail (he served 59 days in a private L.A. jail in La Verne, California), and 36 months probation for assaulting his girlfriend Michelle Jonas and a police officer, as well as cocaine abuse.
  • (29 Dec 1989) Arrested in West Hollywood, California, after allegedly leading sheriff's deputies on a car chase. A sheriff's spokesman said Slater crashed into a telephone pole, kicked a cop after getting out of his car, then tried to escape over a fence. He was charged with evading police, driving under the influence, assault with a deadly weapon {his cowboy boots} and driving with a suspended license.
  • His mother, 'Mary Jo Slater' (qv) was the casting director in 4 of his feature film appearances: _Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country (1991)_ (qv); _Murder in the First (1995)_ (qv); _The Contender (2000)_ (qv) and _Who Is Cletis Tout? (2001)_ (qv).
  • As a teenager, he appeared in the musical "Merlin," one of the most expensive and most notorious flops in Broadway history. The show had been conceived as a vehicle for 'Doug Henning (I)' (qv)'s magic, with Henning playing the eponymous wizard. Slater played "Young Merlin" and "Arthur"; other stars included 'Chita Rivera' (qv) and 'Nathan Lane (I)' (qv) (in what was only his second Broadway role).
  • His favorite movies are _The Witches of Eastwick (1987)_ (qv) and _The Shining (1980)_ (qv), both starring his idol 'Jack Nicholson' (qv).
  • Is of English/Irish descent.
  • (15 August 2001) Daughter, Eliana Sophia, born.
  • His godfather was the late soap actor 'Michael Zaslow' (qv).


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