Remember the child actor who stole the hearts of the viewing public with his performance in the comedy show titled I Was a Sixth Grade Alien? That would be Michael Cera, the Canadian singer and actor who is still in the business of entertainment, arresting the attention of fans and viewers who cannot help but admire his rare acting skills.
We have practically watched Cera grow up on our screen as he constantly fills out roles of naïve, nerdy, and sensitive characters. His wide expressive eyes, soft-spoken voice, and brilliant acting techniques will definitely make you want to have a second go at his movies.
Michael Cera made his debut in ads with an unpaid appearance in a commercial for Tim Hortons and was subsequently offered other paid adverts. He has been severally featured in both small screen and the big screen, he gained a new level of popularity from his portrayal of the character of George Michael Bluth in the television series titled Arrested Development. Other movies and series he has to his credit include; Superbad, Scott Pilgrim vs. the World, Youth in Revolt, Juno, This Is the End, to mention but a few.
Apart from his acting career, Cera has made a foray into the world of music, he is a member of a music band popularly known as The Long Goodbye and has worked on an album titled True That in the past. He was part of the rock band Mister Heavenly where he performed in his capacity as a touring bass player. As a young and multi-talented personality, Michael Cera is on the right path to taking his career in the entertainment industry to new heights in the nearest future.
Who Is Michael Cera?
The versatile entertainer made his entrance into the world as Michael Austin Cera on the 7th day of June 1988 in Brampton, Ontario, Canada. He is of Canadian nationality but belongs to the white American ethnicity. The star came into the Cera family as the middle child and was raised along with two sisters; an older sister named Jordan and a younger sister named Molly. His parents Linda and Luigi Cera both earn a living working at Xerox.
A delve into the actor’s educational background reveals that he attended Conestoga Public School, proceeded to Robert H. Lagerquist Senior Public School and later joined Heart Lake Secondary School where he stayed until his ninth grade when he made the conscious decision to leave and complete his high school education through correspondence.
Cera’s interest in acting was kindled at the tender age of three when he repeatedly watched the movie Ghostbusters (1984) during his convalescence from a childhood illness, subsequently, he became part of an improvisation class at the second city Toronto. Fully supported by his parents, the emerging entertainer started doing ads at the age of eight but his big break came with the series titled Arrested Development (2003) which cast him in the role of Michael Bluth. A few years later, the young actor transited from television to the big screen and starred in several popular movies. Apart from acting, Michael Cera also sings, he is competent with the guitar and also plays the bass.
We can conveniently say that the popular comic actor is living in the lap of luxury with his current net worth estimated at a whopping $20 million. Though his annual income is not known, most of his films have recorded tremendous successes, his latest voice-over film titled The Lego Batman Movie collected a jaw-dropping sum of $312 million at the Box Office. It is on record that Michael Cera owns houses in both Toronto and New York.
Is Michael Cera Married, Who Is the Wife Or Girlfriend?
We believe congratulations are in order for the Superbad actor, he recently tied the nuptial knot with his girlfriend Nadine. The duo was spotted in New York all smiley and cuddly and radiating with happiness. This time, the actor was not averse to brandishing his wedding ring and made no attempt to conceal the relationship between him and his new wife.
Before now, the couple kept their dalliance a secret from fans and the public, not much is known about their union, when they commenced dating and even when they tied the nuptial knot. The only thing that is obvious is that the entertainer started wearing his wedding band around January 2017.
Before his marriage to Nadine, Cera previously dated Aubrey Plaza who was his co-star on the set of Scott Pilgrim vs. the World, they dated for a long time but fans were not aware of it then. Their relationship only became public knowledge when Plaza opened up in an interview session with RuPaul. According to Plaza, they sustained their relationship for all of 18 months and almost got married in Las Vegas. She also revealed that they are still good friends despite the fact that they are no longer together.