Gerard James Butler is a Scottish actor who is making a name for himself in Hollywood. Gerard Butler started by acting in theatre and then moved into film and television in the UK. Some of the movies Gerard Butler acted in were The Phantom of the Opera, Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life, Beowulf and Grendel. His first big Hollywood movie was 300. 300 grossed $438 million after just nine weeks. Gerard Butler received various awards for this role including “Action Star of the Year”.
Gerard Butler latest movie due for release in July 2009 is the comedy The Ugly Truth with Katherine Heigl. Gerard Butler has been in the news lately as the tabloid press started to speculation that he is dating The Bounty co-star actress Jennifer Aniston after pictures of them strolling on a beach were taken.