‘Taking the youngsters to see my outdated workplace’: Russell Crowe returns to his gladiator roots as he visits the Colosseum in Rome along with his household
He’s busy capturing his new movie, The Pops Exorcist, in Rome.
And Russell Crowe took his children on Monday on a tour of his ‘outdated workplace’, the Colosseum within the Italian capital.
The 58-year-old actor, who famously starred as Maximus in Sir Ridley Scott’s iconic movie Gladiator in 2000, returned to his roots along with his sons twenty years later.
Recollections: Gladiator star Russell Crowe shared a photograph on his Twitter account on Monday after he took his children on a tour of his ‘outdated workplace’, the Colosseum, in Rome.
The actor received the Academy Award for Finest Actor for his function within the movie, which additionally received Finest Image.
Sharing a bunch snap on his Twitter account, Russell poses outdoors the traditional amphitheater along with his girlfriend Brittany Theriot, 31, and their sons Charles, 18, and Tennyson, 16.
He joked within the caption: ‘Taking the youngsters to see my outdated workplace.’
The filmmaker continued his tour with the Trevi Fountain, describing it as one in every of his ‘favorite locations within the universe’.
Blockbuster: The actor took house the Finest Actor Academy Award for his function as Maximus Decimus Meridius within the Ridley Scott movie, which additionally received the Finest Image in 2000.
The daddy-of-two, a co-parent of his kids with ex-wife Danielle Spencer, 53, seemed to be comfy throughout his exploration of town.
Danielle and Russell married in April 2003 at their ranch in Nana Glen, New South Wales. They separated in 2012 and finalized their divorce six years later.
Russell and Brittany confirmed their long-running romance with a kiss on the tennis court docket in November 2020.
The Oscar winner is believed to have first met the previous actress on the set of his 2013 movie Damaged Metropolis.
Sightseeing: The filmmaker continued his tour with the Trevi Fountain, describing it as ‘one in every of his favourite locations within the universe’.
Regardless of being photographed collectively on a number of events, the couple has not spoken publicly about their romance.
Late final yr, Russell and Brittany frolicked in each Thailand and Malta, the place they filmed Prizefighter: The Lifetime of Jem Belcher and The Biggest Bear Run Ever.
Crowe will play a priest battling demons within the upcoming supernatural thriller The Pope’s Exorcist.
Based mostly on the revealed memoirs by Gabrielle Amorth, the movie will likely be directed by Julius Avery, finest recognized for the 2018 horror movie Overlord.
Russell portrayed Father Gabrielle Amorth, a real-life man who was based mostly on the Vatican and is alleged to have carried out 60,000 exorcisms.
His dying prompted nationwide mourning in Italy, the place an estimated 500,000 individuals go to an exorcist every year.
Younger Australian filmmaker Avery advised The Hollywood Reporter, ‘Working with Russell has been my purpose.
‘It is a dream come true to collaborate with the Pope on his exorcist.’
Iconic movie: Russell starred in Ridley Scott’s epic Sword and Sandals film 22 years in the past