John Malkovich

Biography: John was born in Illinois in 1953, of Croatian heritage, and has one brother, Danny, and 3 sisters (Amanda, Melissa and Rebecca). His parents (Daniel and Joe Anne) owned and ran a local newspaper in Benton, Illinois (Benton Evening News). His father passed away in 1980.

He attended Benton Consolidated High School, Eastern Illinois University but transferred to Illinois State University because they had a better drama program. In 1976, he quit Illinois State to work at the Steppenwolf Theater in Chicago, which was founded by his friend Gary Sinise.

In the 80s, John was briefly linked to his Dangerous Liaisons co-star, Michelle Pfeiffer. He was married to Glenne Headly (1982-1988), and to Italian Nicoletta Peyran since 1989. He and Nicoletta have 2 children, Amandine (b. 1990) and Lowry (b. 1992). He nows lives with his family in France, though in 2004 they also set up home in Boston.

John Malkovich's Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average career score: 59
Highest Metascore: 90 Being John Malkovich
Lowest Metascore: 30 Knockaround Guys
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 21 out of 44
  2. Negative: 3 out of 44
44 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
52 Con Air Jun 6, 1997 Cyrus 'The Virus' Grissom 8.9
60 Empire of the Sun Dec 9, 1987 Basie 8.3
54 Rounders Sep 11, 1998 Teddy KGB 8.2
53 The Accidental Tourist Dec 23, 1988 Executive Producer 8.1
44 Klimt Jun 22, 2007 Klimt 7.0
44 Mary Reilly Feb 23, 1996 Dr. Henry Jekyll/Mr. Edward Hyde 7.0
60 RED Oct 15, 2010 Marvin Boggs 7.0
59 Warm Bodies Feb 1, 2013 General Grigio / General Grigio / Grigio 6.9
44 The Libertine Nov 23, 2005 Producer / Charles II 6.8
43 Gardens of the Night Nov 7, 2008 Michael 6.8
51 Johnny English Jul 18, 2003 Pascal Sauvage, The Greedy Frenchman 6.8
47 RED 2 Jul 19, 2013 Marvin Boggs / Marvin / Marvin Boggs 6.7
53 Penguins of Madagascar Nov 26, 2014 Cast / Dave 6.6
52 Kill the Poor Jan 6, 2006 Producer 6.5
54 Art School Confidential May 5, 2006 Producer / Professor Sandiford 6.3
59 Beowulf Nov 16, 2007 Unferth 6.3
48 The Man in the Iron Mask Mar 13, 1998 Athos 6.3
42 Transformers: Dark of the Moon Jun 29, 2011 Bruce / Bruce Brazos 5.7
51 Cesar Chavez Mar 28, 2014 Executive Producer / Producer / Bogdanovitch / Bogdanovitch 5.6
44 Cut Bank Apr 3, 2015 Sheriff Vogel 4.3