- Birthday17th Aug, 60
- Birth PlaceUnited States
- Marital statusDivorced
One of the most ferociously talented actors of his generation, Hollywood’s bad boy Sean Penn was born son to director Leo Penn and actress Eileen Ryan in August 17, 1960, in Burbank, CA. Raised in Santa Monica, in a locality populated by future celebrities like Charlie Sheen, Penn attended the “Santa Monica High School” before trying hands in acting. Penn's passion for acting and an interest in filmmaking made him travel to the New York City to pursue a career in the entertainment industry, at the age of 19.
Though Penn’s path to Hollywood fame was far easier compared to others, by the courtesy of his parents, the determined actor still worked hard for his success. Penn made his film debut in 1981, in the military school play “Taps”, alongside promising star Tom Cruise and Timothy Hutton. The Academy Award-winning actor got his breakout role in 1982, playing the role of stoned surfer “Jeff Spicoli” in the comedy “Fast Times at Ridgemont High”, stealing each and every scene in which he made an appearance. The talented artist later appeared in a variety of roles in major films like Bad Boys, The Falcon and the Snowman, The Game, The Thin Red Line and U-Turn, which cemented his reputation as one of the exceptional artists in the Hollywood industry.
A dynamic personality, Penn married pop icon Madonna in 1985, gaining a new measure of fame. The celebrity couple’s tumultuous four-year marriage ended in 1989, on account of reported personal reasons. Later Penn married actress Robin Wright, the marriage relationship also lasted four years, before their divorce in 2010. A true philanthropist with a humanitarian approach for everyone, Penn’s charity activities include his generous aid for the victims of Haiti’s devastating earthquake and support for a number of charities like Artists for Peace and Justice, Kelly Slater Foundation and Kelly Slater Foundation. Apart from being a successful actor, the Oscar winning actor has served the Hollywood industry as a writer, director and producer, and holds some more successful projects for future.
Family & relationships
San Francisco home
Sean Penn and Robin Wright own a 10,000-square-foot house in California, which the couple bought in 1996 for a reported $2.1 million. Sean further spent two years rebuilding the 1993 Spanish-style house, by splashing in more money in the property.
Location: The pricey property is located in Marin County, California, approximately 18 miles north of San Francisco.
Accommodation: Spread over 10,000-square-foot, the two-stored beautiful house features five bedrooms, bathrooms with hand-painted tiles floor, a gym, a three-car garage and a kitchen. The home’s magnificent design is a result of the incorporated wood-beamed ceilings and floors while the stone fireplaces add up to the beauty.
The well equipped kitchen features a butcher block island, limestone countertops and marvelous hand-painted tiles on the floor. The gymnasium includes a steam room, attached sauna and shower. The property also includes a gorgeous pool, outdoor tennis court, marvelous gardens and a two-bedroom visitor cottage with its own two-car garage.
The Oscar winning actor owns a plush home in Malibu, which he bought for $3.8-million. Sean stays in the home with his actress girlfriend Scarlett Johansson, and the couple is often spotted on numerous occasions jogging along the roads.
Location: The pricey home is located in Malibu, California, USA.
Accommodation: Sean’s sea side home features a marvelous exterior design and equally magnificent interior adorned with art pieces and beautiful furnishings. The spacious rooms are equipped with world class amenities, offering a real luxurious accommodation for the eminent celebrity.
Sean Penn is fond of Jet Skiing, as the talented actor was spotted with his girlfriend Stacy Koplin hopping onto a Jet Ski ride in Malibu. The actor was spotted showing his toned physique on the Jet Ski while his girlfriend sat behind her, getting some additional support from Penn.
The eminent actor adores paddle boarding, as he has been spotted a number of times navigating the waves on his paddle board near his Malibu home. Pretty enthusiastic to take a spin on his darling paddle board, Sean Penn spends a lot of time outdoors regularly and is often seen walking through the beach carrying his paddle board.
The in shape actor adores jogging around the roads in Malibu, and has been spotted on numerous occasions jogging with his girlfriend Scarlett Johansson. Sean is often spotted jogging shirtless near his home, taking a rigorous sweat session. The hobby for sure is helping the actor, as Sean looks absolutely fit and perfect with his toned physique, which is hard to maintain at his age.
The Oscar winning actor owns a custom Ford Mustang and is often spotted driving around Los Angeles, in his adorable car. Featuring a matte-black exterior and spacious higher-quality interior, Mustang presents a more aggressive styling along with cherished travelling comfort. Equipped with a 5.0-liter V8 engine developing 420 hp and 390 lb-ft, Sean’s Mustang has been customized with paint job, hood scoop and rims. Other noted features of the magnificent car include adjustable shock absorbers, powerful Brembo brakes and a rearview camera.
1987 Black Buick
Sean Penn owns a 1987 Black Buick, which got stolen in 2003, while the actor was having lunch at Venus restaurant with his assistant. Along with the car, were taken two of Penn's guns including a loaded Glock handgun and an unloaded Smith & Wesson revolver. The 1987 Black Buick is known for its classic design and styling along with its bunch of practical features offering smooth and incredible performance. The nice looking Buick features an authoritative engine developing high power ranges and a brilliant suspension for ease of handling.
BMW Z3 convertible
The ferociously talented actor owns a BMW Z3 convertible, a stylish, fun roadster equipped with a 3.0-liter engine developing 225 hp and 214 pound-feet torque. Sean’s beautiful BMW is equipped with a dominant braking system, a five-speed manual transmission and AM/FM/cassette player. The car’s sophisticated exterior styling gives it bold appearance to make a strong on road presence. The spacious interiors feature leather seats for offering optimum travelling comfort while the side airbags provide enhanced safety against injury.
The actor Sean Penn owns a metallic black Nissan Titan, and has been photographed quite a few times filling up the fuel tank of his Titan at a Los Angeles gas station situated near to his home. The full sized pickup truck possesses a pleasing aesthetic appearance owing to its exterior attachments like a chrome grill, metallic paint finish and squared off headlamp arrays fitted onto its box shaped body. The entertainment package consists of the rear seat DVD entertainment system equipped with an eight speaker sub woofer fitted stereo.
The Hollywood star adores spending his vacations in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, which is clearly evident as he has been spotted spending a romantic vacation with his adorable partner Scarlett Johansson. The celebrity couple enjoyed dinner of lobster and margaritas at one of the finest restaurants in San Lucas, and were in quite a nice mood during their stay at Cabo.
Location: Cabo San Lucas, more commonly known as Cabos, is a marvelous city in Mexico.
Accommodation: Cabo San Lucas hosts a diverse range of fabulous villas, resorts and hotels which ensure a cozy stay for the prosperous and distinguished personalities. Equipped with the hottest amenities, the resort’s comfy suites offer striking oceanfront views, to delight the visitors.
Main Attraction: The amazing holiday destination is renowned for its abundant marine life, marvelous sandy beaches and spectacular scuba diving locations. Cabo’s astounding natural beauty and a tempting cosmopolitan appeal make it the perfect luxury playground for the different tourists coming here from around the globe. The five-star restaurants at Cabo San Lucas offer appetizing cuisine for an extreme delight while the shopping experience becomes incredible, with the availability of a number of exciting shops. Other chief attractions include – the “Cabo del Sol Golf Club”, “Lover’s Beach” and “The Cabo Wabo Cantina”.
Malibu is another favorite holiday hot spot for Sean Penn, as he was spotted having a good time with his girlfriend Stacey Koplin in the marvelous and picturesque town. Sean flaunted his toned and muscular physique while walking along the beach with his girlfriend and the couple also had a great time enjoying a Jet Ski ride, during which Stacy looked nervous while Sean appeared extremely confident. The actor, who also owns a $3.8 million lavish home in Malibu, loves to jog along the roads of Malibu.
Location: The picturesque town is located in northwestern Los Angeles County in California, USA.
Accommodation: One of the most privileged destinations in Southern California, Malibu offers the best hospitality service along with a comfy accommodation to the tourists coming here from around the world. The hotel rooms are equipped with all modern facilities to ensure a comfy and memorable stay at the tinsel town.
Main Attraction: The affluent, beachfront city is eminent for its rich culture, sandy beaches, cultural museums and Historic museum towers. One of the most popular beaches in Malibu, the Zuma Beach features vast areas of rich sand and a number of volleyball courts offering space for exciting volleyball tournaments throughout the year. Visitors can also explore the 13,300-acre “Point Mugu State Park” which includes five miles of ocean shoreline, rocky bluffs, and sand dunes. Irrespective of the season, visitors will always find something to do, a lot of attractive things to see or many places to shop in Malibu.
Jet Ski adventure
Point Mugu State Park
Believe in Dreams
The brilliant actor supports the nonprofit organization “Believe in Dreams”, which offers its services to improve the quality of life of seriously ill people and their suffering families. The noble charity attempts to bring a ray of hope and light to the patients of all ages and their families from all walks of life. The nonprofit organization works in association with other charitable national foundations which include “Maximum Hope Foundation”, “Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation”, “St. Jude Children's Research Hospital” and “Starlight Children’s Foundation”, to achieve its goal of helping the people witnessing severe illnesses.
Artists for Peace and Justice
Sean supports the cause “Artists for Peace and Justice” (APJ), which focuses on accumulating funds to deal with the issues of poverty around the globe. The 2009 founded charity also conducts various financed programs, to encourage harmony and social justice for each and every individual. Founded by Paul Haggis and friends, the charity has raised adequate funds to totally support three schools in Haiti. The charity also raises funds for providing aid to the emergency relief efforts for the countries ruined by natural disasters.
Urban Zen Foundation
Penn supports the Donna Karan established “Urban Zen Foundation”, which dedicates its services to accumulate funds for children empowerment, promoting areas of health and fitness, and preservation of invaluable cultures. For the purpose of children empowerment, the foundation collaborates with existing charity organizations to develop various innovative programs focused on enhancing the poignant, spiritual and physical development of children. To promote health and well-being, the charity concentrates on integrative medicine and patient advocacy, to offer a fit living for every individual.
Kelly Slater Foundation
The Oscar winning actor stands in support for the non-profit public benefit corporation “Kelly Slater Foundation”, which accumulates funds for community and environmentally conscious charities. Based in Los Angeles, California, the registered charity foundation was established by Ten Time World Surfing Champion “Kelly Slater” in 2007. The noble foundation spreads awareness and generates financial support for the eligible local and International charities, by conducting specialty fundraising events. The charity also seeks healthy donations from individual philanthropists and various corporate organizations.
Sean has been spotted a couple of times wearing Blauer leather Bomber Jacket, which reveals his like for the reputed garment brand. One of the leading brands in America, Blauer transforms creativity into style by producing the finest quality leather jackets. Featuring a nice unique design and bold color theme, the brand’s jackets are the first choice for the wealthy and eminent.
The good looking actor has been spotted several times wearing Ray-Ban Aviator Sunglasses, which completely tone his iconic style and status. Produced from the pioneers of brilliant eyewear, exceptionally styled Ray ban sunglasses make an absolute style statement and are truly the perfect icon of the glamour world. The polarized sunglasses incorporate supreme quality lens materials and protect the eyes from the sun’s harmful ultra violet light.