Macaulay Culkin turned 40 years old on Wednesday and his fans found this hard to believe as he still lives in everyone’s heart as an amazing child star.
Many Hollywood stars wished him on his special day, but Sarah Michelle Gellar was the first one to wish him on social media sharing some nostalgic memories of her with Culkin.
Some others including his goddaughter Paris Jackson who is the daughter of a late music legend Michael Jackson also shared their amazing memorable pictures saying that she always adored him. One of the best compliments he received on his birthday was: “you’re like a fine vine” to which every fan of his agrees.
He was originally from New York and earned a lot of fame in the 1980s due to his evergreen movies like Home Alone and My Girl.
This cute boy with blond hair turned out to be a heartthrob for everyone till this date, this is the reason that his followers are finding it difficult to absorb that he is officially approaching his middle age.
Culkin started his career from working on TV in 1985 when he was just five years old. His first TV movie was The Midnight Hour which could not get enough recognition. Three years later he started to get recognized by many filmmakers due to his breathtaking yet short roles in movies like The Equalizer, Rocket Gibraltar, and See You In The Morning.
In 1989, Macaulay got one of his successful projects i.e. Uncle Buck with John Candy, which was a comedy movie. He started to gain an appreciation for his work in the comedy genre.
A year later, he got the biggest hit of his career; Home Alone, the story of a child whose parents leave him behind. After this project, he completely turned the tables and continued to give hit projects one after the other. His other famous blockbusters include Home Alone 2 that came in 1992, The Nutcracker, Richie Rich in 1994, and many more.
After working for years, he confirmed that his father used to physically and mentally abuse him, but he stood his ground and never lost hope.
He continued to win people’s hearts again when he appeared in Will and Grace as an adult.He also did TV shows like Dollface. The star admits that he is not good at auditioning yet an upcoming thriller American Horror Story: Season 10 confirmed his role in it.