Being a movie legend, Mickey Rourke is noted for his roles in 9 ½ Weeks, Wild Orchid, Sin City and The Wrestler. Moreover, the actor earned many prestigious awards, including BAFTA, Golden Globe and Saturn Award.
Date of Birth: September 16, 1952
Zodiac Sign: Virgo
Being a teenager, Rourke got engaged into boxing and turned professional in 1991. In periods, when he didn’t deal with boxing, Mickey developed his acting skills and first appeared on screen in 1979, having a small role in Steven Spielberg’s 1941. He gained the worldwide recognition after starring in 9 ½ Weeks in 1986 and since then, he was invited to a great number of distinguished projects. Additionally, the actor plays on stage, voices video games, appears in commercials and deals with screenwriting.
Today, we are going to reveal some interesting facts about Mickey Rourke’s family to find out who surrounds the famed actor.
Mickey Rourke parents
Philip Andre Rourke Sr. (father)
Date of Birth: July 30, 1924
Date of Death: November 4, 1982 (age 58)
Zodiac Sign: Leo
Philip was a bodybuilder of Irish and German descent. He separated with Annette when the future movie star, who was named after his dad, was six. His departure made a great impact on Mickey’s life.
Annette Addis (nee Cameron) (mother)
Date of Birth: May 8, 1929
Zodiac Sign: Taurus
Annette keeps Scottish, French, English and German ancestry. After divorcing Philip in 1958, she tied the knot with Eugene Addis and remained his wife till 1993. Today, Annette isn’t very close to her son and they communicate on rare occasions.
Eugene H. Addis (stepfather)
Year of Birth: 1927
Date of Death: December 25, 2010 (age 83)
Eugene was a police officer, who had 5 sons from his previous marriage. In one of his interviews, Rourke shared that Eugene had never liked neither him nor his brother Joey. Besides, Eugene abused them as well as their mom and the actor hated him for that.
Mickey Rourke 8 siblings
Joseph “Joey” A. Rourke (brother born to same parents)
Date of Birth: June 25, 1954
Date of Death: October 16, 2004 (age 50)
Zodiac Sign: Cancer
Joseph, or shortly Joey, is the celebrity’s younger brother. He was an actor and stuntman, who appeared in Wild Orchid, Bullet and The Last Outlaw films. He died of lung cancer in 2004 with the actor by his side, supporting his ill brother till the end. The brother’s death pushed Rourke forward to write the script to The Wrestler, a movie, which shows the celebrity’s feelings to his late sibling.
Patricia “Patti” Rourke (sister born to same parents)
Patty is the youngest of three siblings, but her birth date is unrevealed. She lives in Miami and is married to Tim Fine. In 2014, a burglar intruded to her home and ran away after noticing her. The woman tried to catch him, but failed.
Name Unknown (half-sister)
According to nytimes.com Annette had a daughter with Eugene.
Janet Navarro Smalley (stepsister)
She might be Mickey’s half-sister that we mentioned above. But some sources say she is a stepsister.
Michael Scott Addis (stepbrother)
Date of Birth: February 25, 1953
Zodiac Sign: Pisces
Being one of Eugene’s children, Michael is a homeless artist with crack addiction. In 1983, he made an appearance in Eureka movie.
Besides, Mickey Rourke has 3 more stepbrothers but we have failed to find anything about them.
In total Mickey has 8 siblings: 5 step-siblings (4 step-brother and 1 step-sister), half-sister and a brother and sister.
Mickey Rourke wife
Debra Feuer (ex-spouse)
Duration of Marriage: 1981-1989 (8 years)
Date of Birth: January 12, 1959
Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
Debra is an actress. She got acquainted with Rourke while filming Hardcase movie and became his wife in November 1981. The actor organized the wedding himself and even created the design of his wife’s wedding ring. However, their wedlock was finished in 1989. Later, in her interview Debra told that Mickey was a terrified neurotic and phobic personality, who demanded much love and care in addition to being extremely jealous. However, the main reason for divorce was the celebrity’s drug addiction. Afterwards, Feuer tied knots with Scott Fuller and gave birth to daughter Jessica.
Carre Otis (ex-spouse)
Duration of Marriage: 1992-1998 (6 years)
Date of Birth: September 28, 1968
Zodiac Sign: Libra
Carre is an actress, who co-starred with Mickey in Wild Orchid. Being madly in love with the aspiring actress, he espoused Carre on June 26, 1992. In 1994, Mickey was arrested for spousal abuse, but was released as the couple reconciled. However, in 4 years, they got divorced. Otis shared that her husband was very jealous, angry and insecure. He even wounded her with one of his guns. In 2005, Carre became a wife of Matthew Sutton, with whom she shares two children.
Anastassija Makarenko (current girlfriend)
Duration of Relationships: since 2009
Date of Birth: May 26, 1986
Zodiac Sign: Gemini
Anastassija is a model of Russian ancestry. She also deals with acting and appeared in A Good Day to Die Hard. Makarenko started to date the actor in 2009 after they met at a photo shoot for the GQ magazine. Rourke shares that in addition to her beauty, Anastassija has a very kind heart. Moreover, he calls her a gift from heaven. In her turn, the model admits that Mickey is the best boyfriend and the most handsome man in the world.
Mickey Rourke children
Mickey Rourke doesn’t have any kids. The actor revealed that he would like to have children, but was afraid of fatherhood. The sad example of his father, who left when Rourke was a little boy, made the actor unwilling to repeat the same with his own kids. A curious fact is that he was ready to become a dad in marriage with Carre Otis, but their ways parted.