Now he’s back on the Hollywood A-list he’s gone up another notch in the desirability stakes. Let’s just say they didn’t stop at holding hands and a chaste peck on the cheek.” The source added that Rourke was meant to share a hotel suite with the singer after the Elle Style Awards on Monday, but he was suffering after the previous night’s BAFTAs celebrations and enjoying the attention of other women at the event.Love was named Woman Of The Year at the Elle Awards, while Rourke scooped Best Actor. in a career that spans Actor (1979–present) Boxer (1991–1994).
A huge star in the 1980s thanks to his roles in Rumble Fish, 9 1/2 Weeks and Angel Heart, he was hailed as the next Marlon Brando.
But he earned a reputation for being difficult to work with and he made a series of disastrous career moves, reportedly turning down the lead roles in Top Gun, Rain Man and Beverly Hills Cop, before taking up boxing.
In the ring he sustained several serious facial injuries, before doctors ordered him to give up.
Oscar-nominated actor Mickey Rourke is secretly dating Courtney Love, it has been claimed.
The pair have been dating for three weeks after getting together around the time of the Golden Globe awards, according to .
An insider said: “Courtney has quite a crush on Mickey and finds him utterly compelling.“They’ve known each other for years – she’s stuck by him through the good times and the bad.From this profile you will find 227 photos, 4 photo albums, 37 quotes, 33 trivia items, 24 magazines, 10 styles, 102 lists, 37 awards, 9 pictorials, 15 on-screen matchups, 212 film credits, 578 news stories, 20 relationships, and key facts about Mickey Rourke!Mickey Rourke is a member of the following lists: Actors from New York, American film actors, Best Drama Actor Golden Globe (film) winners, Living people, BAFTA winners (people), American screenwriters, American Roman Catholics, Lee Strasberg Theatre Institute alumni, Best Actor BAFTA Award winners and Actors Studio alumni. Read more about Mickey Rourke » Looking for another profile?In The Wrestler, directed by Darren Aronofsky, Rourke plays has-been fighter, Randy "The Ram" Robinson, who comes out of retirement following a heart attack for a final bout with his old nemesis.The film closely mirrors Rourke's own fall from the limelight.