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Rupert Everett
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Everett in July 2007
Born
Rupert James Hector Everett

29 May 1959 (1959-05-29) (age 61)
Nationality British
Occupation Actor
Years active 1982-present
Height 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in)
Parent(s) Anthony Everett (deceased)
Sara (née Maclean)

Rupert Everett (Rupert James Hector Everett, born 29 May 1959) is an English actor, singer and writer. He's appeared in My Best Friend's Wedding, The Next Best Thing and the Shrek sequels.

Everett left school at 16 and ran away to London to become an actor. After being dismissed from the Central School of Speech and Drama, he travelled to Scotland and got a job at the Citizens Theatre in Glasgow.

In the 21st century, Everett has been writing. He has been a Vanity Fair contributing editor, has written for The Guardian and wrote a film screenplay on playwright Oscar Wilde's final years.

Personal life

Everett is openly gay.

Between 2006 and 2010, he lived in New York City, U.S., but returned to London, because of his father's poor health.

In 2008, Everett purchased a home in the Central London district of Belgravia.

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