A former child star, Macaulay Culkin is best known for his role as Kevin McCallister in the Home Alone film series. Though not as active as he was before, he has appeared in a few titles recently such as the movie, Adam Green’s Aladdin (2015). Below, you can find more facts on the actor.
Macaulay Culkin– 2017 Facts
Macaulay Carson Culkin
Occupation and Job
Child star, actor, and musician
Macaulay Culkin rose to fame in the early 90’s for playing the part of Kevin McCallister in the comedy film, Home Alone. He later reprised his role a second time in the direct sequel, Home Alone 2: Lost in New York.
Age – How Old is He?
He is currently 37 years old
Birthday/Date of Birth
He was born on August 26, 1980
Place of Birth/Hometown
Macaulay Culkin was born in New York City, New York, where he was raised alongside his six brothers and sisters. Growing up, the family lived in a small apartment.
He is of German, Swiss-French, Irish, and Norwegian descent
Macaulay Culkin Height, Weight & Body Facts
How Tall – Height in Feet
He is 5’6″ tall
How Tall – Height in Meters
He is 170cm tall
Weight in Pounds
He currently weighs 137 pounds
Weight in Kilograms
He currently weighs 62kg
At this time, Macaulay Culkin’s body measurements are unavailable
28 inches or 72cm
His shoe size is unknown at this time
Macaulay Culkin’s Personal Life in 2017
Is Macaulay Culkin in a Relationship?
The Home Alone star has been dating American actress Brenda Song for a few months, since the summer of 2017. Just recently, the couple was spotted enjoying a roller coaster at Knott’s Berry Farm.
Macaulay Culkin’s Girlfriends
Prior to his current relationship, Macaulay Culkin had dated singer Mia Kunis for eight years; the two had separated in early 2014.
In the past, he had also been married to Rachel Miner from 1998 to 2002.
The third oldest out of seven children, he has two sisters named Quinn (b. 1984), and Dakota (b. 1979)
He has five brothers, Shane (b. 1976), Kieran (b. 1982), Christian (b. 1987), Quinn (b. 1984), and Rory (b.1989).
The actor does not have any children that we know of.
As a teen, he went to the Professional Children’s School in New York City, New York. A dancer, he had also studied ballet at the School of American Ballet.
Did Macaulay Culkin Go to College
No, as far as we know, Macaulay Culkin has not gone to college.
For his breakthrough role in Home Alone, the actor was paid $100,000. A year later, he became the first child star to receive $1 million for a single film in My Girl (1991)
As of 2017, Macaulay Culkin has an estimated net worth of $15 Million.
In his free time, he likes performing with his comedy rock band and playing video games
Favorite TV Show
According to one of his recent tweets, he loves “rainbow colors”
Favorite Music Artists
Born on August 26th, he is a Virgo
This information is currently unknown
This information is currently unknown
Macaulay Culkin’s Social Media Accounts & Usernames
Macaulay Culkin’s Facebook Account
Macaulay Culkin’s Twitter Username
Macaulay Culkin’s Instagram Username
Macaulay Culkin’s Youtube Channel
Macaulay Culkin is not active on Youtube
Macaulay Culkin’s Snapchat Username
As far as we know, Macaulay Culkin is not on Snapchat
Other Interesting Facts:
- As a child, he acted for the first time in a stage production of Bach Babies at the age of four
- In the early 90’s (around the time of the original Home Alone film), he became close friends with Michael Jackson
- His younger brother Kieran made a cameo in the Home Alone film as his bed-wetting cousin
- He was the first child actor in the history of Hollywood to have received $1 million for starring in a single movie
- He quit acting at the age of fourteen; it wasn’t until 2001 that he made a comeback in the production, Madame Melville
- At the age of nineteen, he purchased a 5,200 square ft loft for $1.7 million in Manhattan, New York
- His parents had named him after the former secretary of war, Thomas Babington Macaulay
- He is the godfather of Michael Jackson’s oldest child, Prince Michael and to his daughter, Paris Jackson
- He never graduated from high school; he dropped out during his senior year at Professional Children’s School
- He will be co-starring in an upcoming comedy film, Changeland alongside Seth Green
Macaulay Culkin Bio – 2018 Update
Born in New York City, New York, Macaulay Culkin began acting at the age of four. Some of his early movies include, Rocket Giraltar (1988), See You in the Morning (1989), and Uncle Buck (1989). Soon afterward, he received a breakthrough in the comedy film, Home Alone (1990). Critically acclaimed, his portrayal of Kevin McCallister earned him a Golden Globe Award nomination for Best Actor. Continuing to appear on screen over the next few years, he appeared in the movies, Home Alone 2 (1992), The Good Son (1993), The Pagemaster (1994), and Richie Rich (1994). From there, he went on a prolonged hiatus before returning in the 2000’s.
What has Macaulay Culkin been up to recently? In 2015, he returned to the big screen in the independent film, Adam Green’s Aladdin, starring Adam Green, Alia Shawkat, and Natasha Lyonne. That same year, he also appeared in an episode of the series, Best of the Worse, after which he guest starred in the sitcom, The Jim Gaffigan Show. Outside of acting, he has also been involved with his comedy rock band, The Pizza Underground. Founded in 2013, the group mainly parodies songs with pizza-themed lyrics and titles. Aside from Culkin, the band includes Matt Colbourn, Austin Kilham, Phoebe Kreutz, and Deenah Vollmer.