John Malkovich Bio
John Gavin Malkovich, born on 9 December 1953 in Christopher, Illinois, is an American actor, director, and producer. He is best known for his work in motion pictures and has appeared in over 70 films.
John Malkovich became a charter member of the Steppenwolf Theatre Company in Chicago in 1976. In 1978 he landed his first film role as an extra in A Wedding. He made his Broadway debut in 1984 in Death of a Salesman. The same year he made his feature film debut in Places in the Heart.
He has hosted three episodes of the sketch show Saturday Night Live. In 2002 John Malkovich created his own fashion company, Mrs. Mudd. He also starred in his first video game role in 2014 in Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare.
John Malkovich Personal Details
- Born Name: John Gavin Malkovich
- Age (in 2017): 64
- Date of Birth: December 9, 1953
- Birthplace: Christopher, Illinois, United States
- Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
- Occupation: Actor
- Net worth: 65 Million
- Official Website: –
- Official Twitter: @johnmalkovich
John Malkovich Family Tree
- Wife name: Glenne Headly (Divorced)
- Girlfriend: Nicoletta Peyran
- Boy: Loewy Malkovich
- Daughter: Amandine Malkovich
- Father name: Daniel Leon Malkovich
- Mother name: Joe Anne Malkovich (née Choisser)
- Brother: Danny Malkovich
- Sister: Rebecca Malkovich
- Sister: Melissa Malkovich
- Sister: Amanda Malkovich
John Malkovich Relationship History
Below is the relationship and dating history for John Malkovich with his past and current girlfriend details.
John Malkovich dated:
- Glenne Headly (1982-1988) – John Malkovich married American actress Glenne Headly. The couple allegedly divorced due to John Malkovich’s rumored affair with Michelle Pfeiffer.
- Michelle Pfeiffer (1988) – John Malkovich is rumored to have dated Dangerous Liaisons co-star Michelle Pfeiffer. (RUMOR)
- Nicoletta Peyran (1989-PRESENT) – John Malkovich is dating Nicoletta Peyran. They have two children together.
John Malkovich Body Measurements, Weight Loss, Diet and Exercise Routine
John Malkovich Body Measurements
- Height in Feet: 6′ 0″
- Height in Centimeters: 183 cm
- Weight in Pounds: 176 pounds
- Weight in Kilogram: 80 kg
Weight Loss Diet
As a teenager John Malkovich was overweight, weighing 230 pounds (104 kg). He decided to lose the weight by following a bizarre diet. For four months he ate nothing but a bowl of Jell-O once a day. In the fifth month he added fruit.
John Malkovich Fun Facts
John Malkovich Career Highlights & Awards
- 1984 – Boston Society of Film Critics Award: Best Supporting Actor (Places in the Heart)
- 1984 – Kansas City Film Critics Circle Award: Best Supporting Actor (Places in the Heart)
- 1984 – National Society of Film Critics Award: Best Supporting Actor (Places in the Heart)
- 1984 – National Board of Review Award: Best Supporting Actor (Places in the Heart)
- 1984 – Boston Society of Film Critics Award: Best Supporting Actor (The Killing Fields)
- 1984 – National Society of Film Critics Award: Best Supporting Actor (The Killing Fields)
- 1985 – Primetime Emmy Award: Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie (Death of a Salesman)
- 1999 – New York Film Critics Circle Award: Best Supporting Actor (Being John Malkovich)
- 2008 – St. Louis Gateway Film Critics Association Award: Best Actor (Burn After Reading)
- 2008 – Globe de Cristal Award: Best Play (Good Canary)
John Malkovich Quotes
“People always say life is short. I’ve never been convinced of that – mine seems to have a tendency to go on and on.”
“I wouldn’t describe myself as lacking in confidence, but I would just say that – the ghosts you chase you never catch.”
“I don’t care what other people think. I don’t think it matters.”