Jeremy Renner

Jeremy Renner was born on 1971-01-07 at Modesto, California, United States. His net worth is $35 Million. He is United States of America born Actor, Musician, Singer-songwriter, Film Producer, Businessperson, Voice Actor. He has been seen in movies , Mission.

Facts of Jeremy Renner

Full NameJeremy Renner
Net Worth$35 Million
Date Of BirthJanuary 7, 1971
Age49 years 1 months
Place Of BirthModesto, California, United States
Height5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
ProfessionActor, Musician, Singer-songwriter, Film Producer, Businessperson, Voice Actor
EducationModesto Junior College, Fred C. Beyer High School
NationalityUnited States of America
SpouseSonni Pacheco (m. 2014)
ChildrenAva Berlin Renner
ParentsLee Renner, Valerie Cearley
SiblingsClayton Renner, Theo Renner, Kym Renner, Nicky Emens, Kyle Renner, Robert Watts, Sally Bulloch
NicknamesJeremy Lee Renner , Renni
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AwardsMTV Movie Award for Best Fight, Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture, Satellite Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Drama, Gotham Independent Film Award for Best Ensemble Performance, National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Actor, Washington...
NominationsAcademy Award for Best Actor, Academy Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role, Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture, Critics' Choice Movie Award for Best Acting Ensemble, Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role, Screen Acto...
Movies, Mission
TV ShowsThe Unusuals, Zoe, Duncan, Jack and Jane, The Net, Deadly Games, Starhyke, Agony, The Newcomers, Billy Bunter of Greyfriars School

Quotes of Jeremy Renner

1(On The Kardashians) Oh, all those ridiculous people with zero talent who spend their lives making sure everyone knows their name. Those stupid, stupid people.
2Happy to let Tom Cruise do stunts, would rather have a doughnut.
3When you Google yourself and the first thing that comes up is 'Jeremy Renner gay,' it's like, 'Oh, now you've arrived. You're now a giant movie star.' So I just had a big laugh about it. I don't care, ultimately, if that's what people want to think, read and care about. Fucking say whatever the hell you want about me.
4The Avengers (2012) was the first big movie I signed on to. It was something Zak Penn was the writer on; he's a friend. Then I met [Marvel Studios president and Avengers producer] Kevin Feige, and Zak was really pushing, saying 'You guys have got to hire Renner.'
5[on filming The Hurt Locker (2008)] People had full-on mental breakdowns; I did. Pure loneliness, that's what it came down to. It was a whole rainbow of good and bad.
6[on one Christmas Eve, when he was with his family in a bar] This guy chokes me with the scarf I was wearing. He called me a fag 'cause I was wearing a scarf! Then he shoved my sister and I got behind him and I choked him out - put him to sleep. [without any irony] I'm not violent.
7[on deciding whether or not to do The Bourne Legacy (2012)] It was a game-changer in anonymity, and I like my private life and my family. I had to consider how this was going to affect everyone I love -- especially myself.
8I want my personal life to be personal ... And I don't care if you're talking about things that are true, you're still talking about my personal life. How about I go peek in your window, take what underwear you wore last night, whose husband you were fucking, and shove that in the megaphone throughout your neighborhood? How does that feel? It's none of your goddamn business.
9[on fear] That emotion even conquers love, and that makes me sad. [on having spent eight years trying to analyze the roots of his own fear(s)] Finding out what I was afraid of, what stops you in your life, what gets in the way. Fear is just not a part of my life - so much so that if it's involved in somebody else's life and they're close to me, I won't be around them.
10[2009, on studio execs] I think it's standard for the industry, that people aren't that imaginative. And, you know, I understand it. Name an, you think of Bruce Willis, you think of Die Hard (1988) and all those movies and that thousand-yard stare. Well, he's a better actor than that. But you kind of have to prove that to them - what else you can do and what else you are - or they won't think that about you. Nor should they!
11[2009, on his love of music] I started as a young man, as a drummer, then moved to guitar, and piano so I could song-write. I was always a singer. But I was always focused on being an actor as my trade. Music I do just for me. The movie business is very difficult but the music business is just impossible. So I'll play in bands and record and play songs with other people, but for me it's a form of expression that all I need is me. I don't need cameras or agents, I can just have a piano and sing and feel totally verified...I'm actually looking to do a project where I could really try to explore that a little bit more in cinema, a rock star or something. I'd really, really love to do that.
12[on playing Jeffrey Dahmer] Well you know it happened so was the complete opposite of The Hurt Locker (2008) where I had time to prepare. I mean, I didn't even know who Jeffrey Dahmer was, and then four days later after reading the script we're shooting principal photography, and two weeks later we're done. It was such a whirlwind.... I mean to relate to that experience, I had to do a lot of work and allow myself to go places that were a little scary. You know when you play a guy like that it allows you the freedom to explore really weird parts about you. And it's ok. In order to really get it, I've got to allow myself to go there.
13[on working with Ben Affleck on The Town (2010)] It was a lot of fun. We had a blast. It was like shooting a short film with one of your good buddies. He set a really good tone on the set, just really affable as a human being. He made it very pleasant for everyone...I always knew he was smart, because I'd see him on interviews and he was such a charming dude. And every day, I was surprised by just how smart he is. He's almost autistically smart, the guy is. It's ridiculous. And so experienced in the industry. He's obviously been through a lot, as an actor, as a writer, in good and bad ways. With that experience, he's very wise to a lot of things. And it's invaluable.
14[2009] Most people my age - and I'm going to my twenty-year reunion next weekend - they're all three divorces deep, and if they're happy, right on. But that just wasn't the path I wanted to go on. I was just getting into trouble, drinking, and doing stupid things until I stumbled onto acting class my junior year in college. The sense of self, the purpose. It opened this Pandora's box of emotions and it went from there.
15[2009, on his childhood] My sister was the complete opposite, she had a hard time growing up, and I was just always the happy kid. I played the drums, had my mullet, drove around on my motorcycle making out with chicks, just having a good ol' time. But it just happened while growing up - all these divorces, separations, moving to a different school every year - that things started to take a toll. The stage became a great playground for me to express feelings, and in my household there wasn't a place for me to do that. It was a great venue for me to hide in a character and express rage and sadness, and I created these really disturbed, complicated characters.
16[on shooting The Hurt Locker (2008) in the unbearable heat of Jordan] We were already pushed to the limits. People wanted to quit. All the departments were struggling to get their jobs done, none of them were communicating. There was a lot of fighting going on. The heat does something to your brain, and on top of that I was in this bomb suit and I had explosive diarrhoea, so I was like: 'Get this thing off me!' I wanted to punch people. You could not pay me enough money to do it again.
17Braveheart (1995) pops into my mind. I like the graphic war element. It takes place in Scotland and England, and I love English history. (Cinematographer) John Toll is amazing. It's a gorgeous film. I've seen it 35 times.

Quick Facts of Jeremy Renner

1$5,000,000 + % back-end
4He is left-handed.
5Was considered for the role of Max Rockatansky in Mad Max: Fury Road (2015). The role went to Tom Hardy.
6Turned down the role of Jackson "Jack" Lamb in Super 8 (2011) in order to be in Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol (2011). The role went to Kyle Chandler.
7Was originally cast as Inspector Emmett Fields in The Raven (2012), but dropped out so he could be in Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol (2011). Luke Evans replaced him.
8Was originally set to star in Battleship (2012), but dropped out. Taylor Kitsch replaced him.
9Turned down the role of Lou Harris in The Big Bounce (2004). The role went to Vinnie Jones.
10Was originally cast as Freddie Quell in The Master (2012), but dropped out. Philip Seymour Hoffman replaced him.
11Admitted that while he was happy to have done The Avengers (2012), he felt that Hawkeye was snubbed in screentime. Joss Whedon seemed to noticed this, as Hawkeye had a much larger and important role in the sequel.
12He first became interested in acting through an exercise at a local police academy, which gave him the opportunity to role-play a domestic disturbance perpetrator as part of a police-training exercise for an easy $50.
13In addition to acting, he has studied disciplines including world religion, criminology, Arnis (Filipino martial arts), and Muay Thai martial arts.
14Was considered for the role of Reiner in The Counselor (2013). The role went to Javier Bardem.
15Was going to reprise his role as Hawkeye in Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014), but was unavailable.
16He found the production of Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters (2013) such a negative experience that he took a sabbatical from acting afterwards.
17Hawkeye's monologue during the car chase scene with Black Widow in Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015) about remodelling the character's house is a thinly-veiled reference to Renner's real-life hobby of remodelling Hollywood movie star's homes.
18Wife Sonni filed for divorce after 10 months of marriage citing irreconcilable differences, requesting that their prenup be disregarded as fraud.
19In a September 2014 interview with Captial News reporter Elizabeth E. Thorp, Jeremy Renner confirmed his marriage to Sonni Pacheco, mother of his daughter Ava Berlin.
20Dubai, UAE filming MI4 [November 2010]
21Atlanta, GL, USA: Filming Kill the Messenger [July 2013]
22Manila, The Philippines: Started filming for "Bourne Legacy". [January 2012]
23Back in Los Angeles after shooting "The Hurt Locker" in Jordan. [March 2008]
24Currently working on his new movie, North Country. [January 2005]
25Gearing up to begin production on Mission Impossible 4. [September 2010]
26In Tucson, Arizona, filming Snappers. [April 2007]
27Los Angeles, CA, USA: Home from filming Kill the Messenger [September 2013]
28Boston, Mass, USA filming American Hustle [April 2013]
29Renner was honored with CinemaCon's "Male Star of the Year" Award in 2012, being described as "one of our most talented and gifted actors today".
30His ancestry includes German, English, Scottish, Irish, and Swedish; some of his forebears also lived in Panama (where Jeremy's maternal grandmother was born).
31Became a first time father with model Sonni Pacheco. His daughter, Ava Berlin Renner, was born March 28, 2013.
32Attended Modesto Junior College in Modesto, CA.
33Has a passion for real estate/buying and renovating properties, with friend and business partner Kristoffer Ryan Winters.
34He is related by marriage to actor Eric Millegan, who formerly co-starred as Zack Addy on the FOX TV show, Bones (2005).
35Invited to join AMPAS in 2010.
36Became very close during the shooting of The Hurt Locker (2008) to co-stars Anthony Mackie and Brian Geraghty and director Kathryn Bigelow.
37Good friends with Colin Farrell.
38His mother accompanied him to the Oscars in 2010 and 2011.
39Eldest of 6 children, 2 sisters, 3 brothers.His youngest brother was born in 2011 making Jeremy a new big brother at age 40.
40Good friends with Charlize Theron and Tom Cruise.
41Graduate of Beyer High School, Modesto, CA.
42One of Variety's Top Ten Actors to Watch (2009).
43Was approached to play the role of Derek in Hero Wanted (2008) but couldn't due to prior filming commitments.
44He received the Hollywood Life's "Break Through Performance of the Year" for his role as Brian Gamble in the movie S.W.A.T. (2003).
45He received the Best Actor Award at the Palm Beach International Film Festival for his title role in Neo Ned (2005).
46Renner had three films screening at the 2005 Toronto International Film Festival: North Country (2005), A Little Trip to Heaven (2005), and 12 and Holding (2005).
47He knew David Boreanaz even before he guest-starred on Angel (1999).
48Turned down a role in The Big Bounce (2004) to play Brian Gamble in S.W.A.T. (2003).

Trademarks of Jeremy Renner

1Frequently plays violent or unstable characters
2Gruff yet soft voice
3Intense emotional performances
4Deeply intense understated performances

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