Caption: Still of Christian Slater in El Gringo (2012)
Actor, Producer, Director
Born: August 18, 1969
Star sign: Leo
Height: 5' 8½" (1.74 m)
Known for: True Romance (1993), Interview with the Vampire: The Vampire Chronicles (1994), Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves (1991), The Name of the Rose (1986)
Christian Michael Leonard Slater was born on August 18, 1969 in New York City, to Michael Hawkins, a well-known soap actor, and Mary Jo Slater (née Lawton), a casting agent. Christian started in show business early, appearing on the soap opera The Edge of Night (1956) in 1976 at the age of 7. He went on to star in many Broadway shows in the early-...