Biographical information is still being collected on Gerard Butler, but this much can be said based on interviews, which are by no means considered fact, but is the best source at the moment:

Full Name: Gerard James Butler

Birthday: November 13, 1969

Birthplace: Glasgow, Scotland

Marital Status: Single

Family: He is the youngest of three children (he has a brother and sister) and spent time the first few years of his life in Canada before returning to Scotland. His mother and stepfather still live in Scotland. His father is deceased.

Former Occupation: Lawyer (He has a law degree from Glasgow University, where he was also president of the school’s law society, but he was fired from his firm one week before qualifying as a lawyer)

Home: His primary residence is in London. He also has a loft in New York City, but he spends much of his time in Los Angeles.

Pets: In the Spring of 2006, he adopted a pug puppy named Lolita.

Religion: He was raised Catholic, but beyond that we have no further information.

Skills: Football (soccer), horse riding, skiing, water skiing. Lead singer in rock band “Speed”. Click here for a history on the band.

Awards: Click here for a list of acting awards.

Other Info: He stopped drinking alcohol years ago. He has NEVER been engaged or married (contrary to claims made by some).