Guy Edward Pearce (born 5 October 1967) is an Anglo-Australian actor and musician. He is well known for having starred in the role of Mike Young in the Australian television series Neighbours and in films such as The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert (1994), L.A. Confidential (1997), Memento (2000), The Count of Monte Cristo (2002), Two Brothers (2004), The Road (2009), The King's Speech (2010), Prometheus (2012), and Iron Man 3 (2013). In Australian cinema, he has appeared in The Proposition (2005), Animal Kingdom (2010), and The Rover (2014). He has won an Emmy Award and received nominations for Golden Globe Awards, Screen Actors Guild Awards, and AACTA Awards.
Pearce was married to his childhood sweetheart Kate Mestitz, a psychologist, since March 1997. In October 2015, Pearce confirmed he had split from Mestitz after 18 years of marriage.
He supports a number of charitable organisations for many causes such as animal rights, animal welfare and protecting ecology. In 2004, he stated that he's not a vegetarian but he's gearing to be one and he doesn't cook or eat meat at home.
He is a long-standing fan of Australian rules football, and supports the Geelong Football Club in the Australian Football League.
, 1h40 Directed bySimon Kaijser da Silva OriginUSA GenresThriller, Crime ActorsPierce Brosnan, Guy Pearce, Minnie Driver, Odeya Rush, Alexandra Shipp, Clark Gregg Roles Evan Birch Rating56% Evan Birch (Guy Pearce) est un homme de famille et professeur de philosophie estimé dans un collège distingué. Lorsqu'une étudiante d'un lycée voisin disparaît, les anciennes alliances du professeur amènent l'épouse de ce dernier (Minnie Driver) à remettre en question son alibi. L’inspecteur Malloy (Pierce Brosnan) a encore plus de raisons de se méfier lorsque des preuves cruciales font de Evan le principal suspect de la disparition de l'étudiante. Soudain, les interrogations auxquelles Evan est confronté ne sont pas simplement académiques, elles sont une question de vie ou de mort.
, 1h37 Directed byStephan Elliott OriginAustralie GenresDrama, Comedy, Comedy-drama ActorsGuy Pearce, Kylie Minogue, Radha Mitchell, Julian McMahon, Asher Keddie, Jack Thompson Roles Keith Hall Rating55% Une plage australienne de banlieue, au milieu des années 70. Un adolescent de 14 ans, Jeff, passe ses vacances d'été avec ses parents délurés, un brin débauchés, et leurs voisins excentriques. Alors qu'une baleine bleue de 200 tonnes s'échoue sur la plage locale, Jeff, qui ne se sépare jamais de sa caméra super 8, tente de trouver sa place dans un monde bouleversé par la liberté sexuelle et qui change plus vite que ses hormones. Amoureux de sa voisine Melly, Jeff assiste médusé à la décadence de ses proches...
, 1h38 Directed byBen Lewin OriginUSA GenresDrama, War, Thriller, Biography, Spy ThemesSpy films ActorsPaul Rudd, Mark Strong, Sienna Miller, Jeff Daniels, Guy Pearce, Paul Giamatti Roles Robert Furman Rating61% L'histoire vraie du célèbre joueur juif de baseball américain Moe Berg qui, lors de la Seconde Guerre mondiale, devient secrètement un espion pour le Office of Strategic Services. Sa renommée sportive, ses connaissances universitaires et son don pour les langues font de lui une recrue de premier choix. Sa mission : espionner les Nazis qui veulent construire rapidement la première bombe atomique. Mais la vie privée et mystérieuse de Berg intrigue son entourage au point qu'on le soupçonne d'être homosexuel.
, 1h42 Directed byLiza Johnson OriginUSA GenresDrama ActorsKristen Wiig, Hailee Steinfeld, Guy Pearce, Christine Lahti, Nick Nolte, Jennifer Jason Leigh Roles Ken Rating60% Johanna Parry (Kristen Wiig) moves to a new town to work as a housekeeper for Mr. McCauley (Nick Nolte), an elderly man who needs help keeping house, and to be a caretaker for McCauley's granddaughter, Sabitha (Hailee Steinfeld). She meets Sabitha's father and McCauley's son-in-law, Ken (Guy Pearce), who does not live with Sabitha or McCauley, but instead resides in Chicago. Sabitha's best friend, Edith (Sami Gayle), tells Johanna (after Johanna asks where Sabitha's mother lives) that Ken's wife died several years ago. After inviting Johanna and Sabitha to dinner, Ken writes a friendly note to Johanna, which his daughter delivers. Johanna writes a response letter and Sabitha's friend Edith offers to take it to the post office and mail it. Instead, she intercepts the letter and as a cruel joke, the two teenagers forge a love note from Ken, addressed to Johanna. Then they set up a fake email account for Ken (who does not have email). They impersonate him, responding to love emails from Johanna. "Ken" calls her "my only friend". But trust must be evaluated when "Ken" asks Johanna to visit him in Chicago, and she finds out the truth about the man she loves. At the same time it might be time for McCauley to trust Ken, who might just have a new love.
, 1h45 Directed byAndrew Bujalski OriginUSA GenresComedy, Romantic comedy ActorsGuy Pearce, Cobie Smulders, Kevin Corrigan, Giovanni Ribisi, Brooklyn Decker, Anthony Michael Hall Roles Trevor Rating54% Set in Austin, Texas, recently divorced, newly rich, and utterly miserable, Danny (Corrigan) would seem to be the perfect test subject for a definitive look at the relationship between money and happiness. Danny's well-funded ennui is interrupted by a momentous trip to the local gym, where he meets self-styled guru/owner Trevor (Pearce) and irresistibly acerbic trainer Kat (Smulders). Soon, their three lives are inextricably knotted, both professionally and personally.
OriginAustralie GenresDrama, Thriller ThemesFilms about children ActorsNicole Kidman, Joseph Fiennes, Hugo Weaving, Guy Pearce, Lisa Flanagan, Maddison Brown Rating52% Catherine and Matthew Parker move with their children Lily and Tom to the remote Australian desert town of Nathgari. Although the family is unhappy with the move, Matthew and Tom blame Lily for forcing them to leave Canberra. When he can't sleep, Tom sometimes walks around the neighborhood at night, an activity his parents discourage. One night, Matthew sees Tom leave the house, followed by Lily. He says nothing and goes back to sleep. Catherine oversleeps, and when she can not find the kids, calls Matthew at work. He reassures her that they must have gone to school before she woke up. When the school calls to report that Tom and Lily have not been attending, she once again becomes worried, as a sandstorm is scheduled to hit the town. Matthew discourages her from contacting anyone, as he does not wish the family's business to once again become public knowledge. Against his wishes, Catherine contacts several people and finally the police.