“Deliver the children to see my outdated workplace”: Russell Crowe returns to his gladiator roots as he visits the Colosseum in Rome along with his household
He has been busy filming his new movie, The Pope’s Exorcist, in Rome.
And Russell Crowe took his kids on a tour of his “outdated workplace”, the Colosseum within the Italian capital, on Monday.
The actor, 58, who was generally known as Maximus in Sir Ridley Scott’s iconic movie Gladiator 2000, returned to his roots 20 years later along with his sons in tow.
Recollections: Gladiator star Russell Crowe shared a snap on his Twitter account on Monday as he took his kids on a tour of his “outdated workplace”, the Colosseum in Rome
The actor took residence the Oscar for Finest Actor for his function within the movie, which additionally gained the most effective movie.
Russell shared a gaggle snap to his Twitter account and posed along with his girlfriend Britney Theriot, 31, and his sons Charles, 18, and Tennyson, 16, exterior the traditional amphitheater.
He joked within the caption: “Deliver the children to see my outdated workplace.”
The filmmaker continued his tour with the Trevi Fountain and described it as one in all his “favourite locations within the universe”.
Blockbuster: The actor took residence the Oscar for Finest Actor for his function as Maximus Decimus Meridius within the Ridley Scott movie, which additionally gained Finest Image in 2000
The daddy of two, who dad and mom his kids with ex-wife Danielle Spencer, 53, appeared relaxed as he explored town.
Danielle and Russell married in April 2003 on his farm in Nana Glen, New South Wales. They separated in 2012 and finalized their divorce six years later.
Russell and Britney confirmed their long-rumored romance with a kiss on the tennis courtroom as early as November 2020.
The Oscar winner is believed to have met the previous actress for the primary time on the set of his 2013 movie Damaged Metropolis.
Sightseeing: The filmmaker continued his tour with the Trevi Fountain, describing it as one in all his “favourite locations within the universe”
The couple has not spoken publicly about their romance, even though they’ve been fashioned collectively on a number of events.
Late final 12 months, Russell and Britney hung out in each Thailand and Malta filming Prizefighter: The Lifetime of Jem Belcher and The Biggest Beer Run Ever.
Crowe will play a priest preventing demons within the upcoming supernatural thriller The Pope’s Exorcist.
Primarily based on Gabrielle Amorth’s revealed memoirs, the movie might be directed by Julius Avery, who’s greatest identified for the 2018 horror movie Overlord.
Russell portrays Father Gabrielle Amorth, an actual determine who was primarily based within the Vatican and who is claimed to have carried out 60,000 exorcisms.
His demise triggered nationwide mourning in Italy, the place an estimated 500,000 folks go to an exorcist annually.
“It has been a purpose for me to work with Russell,” the younger Australian filmmaker Avery informed The Hollywood Reporter.
“Working with him on the pope’s exorcist is a dream come true.”
Iconic film: Russell starred in Ridley Scott’s epic sword-and-sandals film 22 years in the past