Micky rourke dating
Any such rumor should not be taken seriously.” She continued, “We are proud of the film we made together and I hope people will focus on the film and not get distracted by any nonsense.” Rourke, 52, also denied the so-called romance.
When asked Saturday if they two had begun dating, he told PEOPLE, “No, no.
is an American actor, screenwriter, and retired boxer, who has appeared primarily as a leading man in drama, action, and thriller films.
During the 1980s, Rourke starred in the comedy-drama Diner (1982), the drama Rumble Fish (1983), the crime-black comedy film The Pope of Greenwich Village (1984), and the erotic drama 9½ Weeks (1986), and received critical praise for his work in the Charles Bukowski biopic Barfly and the horror mystery Angel Heart (both 1987).
“Everybody thinks we’re dating and we’re not.” That’s a sentiment the 21-year-old actress reiterated in an exclusive statement to PEOPLE: “Mickey and I bonded while shooting and we became friends, but nothing more.
I guess, because of my recent break up, I will be linked to many people, but I am not interested in pursuing a relationship at this point in my life.
Rourke got the part and immediately became enamored with acting.
Borrowing 0 from his sister, he went to New York (to elude Florida police who wanted to arrest him for burglary) and took private lessons with Actors Studio teacher Sandra Seacat.
At the 1971 Florida Golden Gloves, Rourke suffered another concussion in a boxing match.
However, Rourke's interests were geared to boxing, and he never appeared in any other school productions.
Soon after he temporarily gave up boxing, a friend at the University of Miami told Rourke about a play he was directing, Deathwatch, and how the man playing the role of Green Eyes had quit.
In 2005 Rourke made his comeback in mainstream Hollywood circles with a lead role in the neo-noir action thriller Sin City, for which he won awards from the Chicago Film Critics Association, the Irish Film and Television Awards, and the Online Film Critics Society.
In the 2008 film The Wrestler, Rourke portrayed a past-his-prime wrestler, and received a 2009 Golden Globe award, a BAFTA award, and a nomination for an Academy Award.