American actor Macaulay Culkin is best known for his role as Kevin McCallister in the best New Year’s comedy film, Home Alone, of the 90s. It’s hard to believe that the talented star has already turned 37 years old. Despite the fact that in recent years he has not been in the spotlight, the public is still very interested in him. Therefore, Joinfo.com will tell you some interesting facts.
While many are aware of his long-term romance with actress Mila Kunis, as well as his controversial friendship with pop king Michael Jackson, little is known about him. He is considered one of the most recognizable actors of all time. What happened in his life so interesting?
7 curious facts about would-be actor Macaulay Culkin
Godfather Paris Jackson
Jackson and Culkin were very good friends. That is why Macaulay became the godfather of his only daughter Paris. The 20-year-old and the 37-year-old actor are very close, and even recently got paired tattoos for themselves.
The youngest presenter of a famous program
At the age of 11, Culkin was given the immense honor of being the host of the hit show “Saturday Night Live”, which is still on TV today. He became the second youngest star of the project. He was overtaken by Drew Barrymore, who hosted the show at the age of 7.
Macaulay Culkin was in the band
In 2013, Culkin founded the Pizza Underground group. Worshiping their favorite food – pizza, all the songs of the group were about it.
At 16, Macaulay Culkin gained complete independence from his parents
In 1996, Culkin gained complete independence from his parents, as well as the ability to spend his own $ 17 million. For two years, until the age of majority, a personal accountant was in charge of his finances.
Macaulay Culkin died?
In 2014, the actor fell victim to scammers who reported that he had passed away. Then Macaulay turned to fans on social networks, where he posted a photo and made a reference to the American black comedy “Weekend at Bernie”. Thus, the star declared that he was alive.
Macaulay Culkin returns to the big screen
Together with Seth Green, the actor will play in the film “Changeland”. The couple previously took part in the “Club Mania” project in 2003.
Macaulay Culkin has no regrets about the past
In a 2016 interview with The Guardian, the actor said that he has no regrets about his life and career, despite all the ups and downs.
“This allowed me to become who I am now. I like myself, and therefore, I would not change anything. Not having money even for lunch, I do my job like the last time,” – said the actor.
Today, Culkin is trying to lead a measured lifestyle. He got rid of addiction and is trying to return to the star Olympus. And recently, Macaulay even announced his desire to become a father.