Richard Gere Young, Gay, Married, Wife, Divorce and Net Worth

Posted On: 23 Feb, 2015

Richard Gere Young, Gay, Married, Wife, Divorce and Net Worth

Quick Facts

Date of Birth August 31, 1949
Age 68 Years 6 Month(s)
Nationality American
Profession Actor
Wife/Spouse Carey Lowell, Cindy Crawford (ex-wife)
Girlfriend Not Yet
Ethnicity White
Is Gay/Lesbian No
Divorced? Yes (one time)
Married Yes
Net Worth $100 Million Dollars
Height 5' 11" (1.8 m)
Weight N/A
Children/Kids Homer James Jigme Gere (son)

He is a very hard working and talented. He is popular all over the globe due to his brilliant performance in TV shows and movies. His amazing works in TV shows and movies is well received by everyone and audience loves him. He is a successful actor and he gained name, fame, love and money. He is a Hollywood star known as “Richard Gere” in Hollywood but his actual full name is Richard Tiffany Gere. He was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania which is one of the famous cities of U.S. He was born in year 1949, August 31st and his current estimated age is 65 years old. His parents name is Homer George Gere and Doris Ann (nee Tiffany). His father was an insurance agent for the Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company (NMIC) but he was originally intended to become a minister and his mother was a homemaker. His parent had 2 children (kids). Richard Gere was their eldest son and second one. His other information can be found in other wiki sites like Wikipedia, IMDb etc.

Richard Gere graduated his high school from North Syracuse Central High School in 1967.He excelled at gymnastics, music and playing the trumpet in his high school. After completing his high school he went to University of Massachusetts on a gymnastics scholarship, majoring in philosophy for further study. Unfortunately, he left after two years without completing his study from university. He starts working professionally at the Seattle Repertory Theatre and Provincetown Playhouse on Cape Cod in 1971. After two years his first major acting role in the original London stage of Grease in 1973.

He starred appearing in Hollywood films in the mid-1970. He played role for the film called “Looking for Mr. Goodbar” in 1977 in which he played small but memorable role. In 1978 he has another film with the director Terrence Malick’s, in the film called “Days of Heaven” which was well-reviewed. Richard Gere‘s role palaying a gay, starring as a homosexual Holocaust victim in the Broadway production of Bent. He was one of the first big-name Hollywood actors to play gay. He won Theatre World Award for his brilliance performance. He has an estimated net worth of $100 million.

He is very handsome and intellectual actor. He has an average height of 5 feet 10 inches which is about 1.78 m tall. He has a perfect body with average height and right weight. He is very famous in social networking sites like Facebook, Twitter among his fans. He has 1,652 followers in his Twitter and he uploads his pictures in Instagram for his fan.

In mid-1990’s he had an affair with Cindy Crawford. His girlfriend was a supermodel and they got married in 1991 but due to some reasons that relationship doesn’t last and they got divorce in 1995. He continued his life alone but after some years his life took a new twists and he was dating his new girlfriend. Her name was Carey Lowell, she has a model and actress. Later on he married with her and they became husband and wife. They have one children and his name is Homer James Jigme Gere.