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Gerard was born under the official name Butler, Gerard James on November 13th, 1969. Known to his close friends as Gerry, he has been a credited actor since the 1998 film Tale of the Mummy.
Gerard Butler is among a small handful of elite super star actors with global appeal. He has starred in eleven films including the 2013 action film Olympus Has Fallen as the character Mike Banning, the 2012 comedy movie Playing for Keeps playing George and the 2012 biography release Chasing Mavericks cast as Frosty Hesson.
Gerard has made such a successful career in supporting roles, that it actually surpasses most leading actor's careers. He has appeared in fourteen films including: the 2014 action film How to Train Your Dragon 2 as the character Stoick, the 2010 adventure movie How to Train Your Dragon playing Stoick and the 2009 crime release Law Abiding Citizen cast as Clyde Shelton.
His most commercially successful project to date has been the 2010 adventure film How to Train Your Dragon, which brought in $218,000,000 at the box office.
In 2009 Gerard Butler produced his first movie, the crime film Law Abiding Citizen. Since then he went on to produce seven movies including: Machine Gun Preacher (2011) and Chasing Mavericks (2012) among others .
Gerard is a fan favorite, having been featured on the cover of at least nine magazines, captured in more than five pictorials, interviewed in over three publications and featured in ten magazine articles.