Gerard Butler is a Scottish actor known for his work in film, television and theater. Born on November 13, he is a Scorpio. Scorpios are deemed the most intense and profound of all the zodiacs. Their magnetism and charm draws people to them, making them friendly and social. They are also very mysterious and this only adds to their elusive mystique.
Gerard Butler was born in Paisley, Scotland. He is of Irish descent, the youngest son of a middle-class Catholic family. After moving to London, he had bit roles in films like Tomorrow Never Dies and Tale of the Mummy. He flourished on stage when he was cast as Renton in the stage adaptation of Trainspotting. In 2003, he was cast as the Phantom in the Joel Schumacher-helmed big budget movie The Phantom of the Opera, despite having no professional musical background. He even impressed Andrew Lloyd Webber in his rock-and-roll but operatic voice and incredible performance.
Being a Scorpio, Butler can be described as intense and perfectionist when it comes to their responsibilities. Discipline is naturally imbibed in them and this makes them effective in their work life. After Phantom of the Opera, Butler became known and slowly started to make a name for himself in Hollywood. His biggest break was in 2007’s epic big budged stylized action movie 300 where he played the lead role of King Leonidas. The movie was a huge success with fans and critics alike. This paved the way for him in more ways than one.
In their personal and intimate relationships, Scorpios can be described as sensitive and emotional. Being mysterious, they hide all their feelings and front themselves with a façade that hides their vulnerability. In Hollywood, Butler is known to be a Casanova, a serial ladies’ man who has had a string of girlfriends, both famous and non-famous. Most famously, he has been linked to Jennifer Aniston, his co-star in their movie The Bounty, despite Butler’s insistence that they are just friends. Scorpios have a tendency to feel loneliness and shyness and avoid these by being extroverted and social. Despite being a ladies’ man and appearing to have to plans of settling down, he had admitted that he has been thinking a lot about settling down with a family in the future.