Brian Hugh Warner commonly known by his stage name Marilyn Manson, is an American singer, actor, painter and former music journalist who was born on January 5, 1969 in Canton, Ohio. Manson was studying journalism and to gain experience for this purpose, he began writing articles for a music magazine. He met several musicians during this time for interview which led him to develop an interest in singing. Manson along with guitarist Scott Putesky formed a band in 1989 named Marilyn Manson & the Spooky Kids which was later shortened to just Marilyn Manson. The band was signed by Tent Reznor’s record label in 1993 with whom Marilyn Manson released their debut album Portrait of an American Family in 1994. After gaining commercial success, the band released two more albums in next two years named Smells Like Children and Antichrist Superstar both of which became extremely popular worldwide. Since then, the Marilyn Manson has released a number of albums till now including Mechanical Animals, The Golden Age of Grotesque, Eat Me, Drink Me, The High End of Low and Born Villain.
After gaining popularity as a musician, Marilyn Manson also proved his skills in the field of acting. He made his film debut in 1997 through Lost Highway since then has made several minor roles and cameos appearances in films and TV shows including Jawbreaker, The Heart is Deceitful Above All Things, The Hire: Beat The Devil, Rise, Californication and Celebrity Deathmatch etc. He has also made appearance in a video game Area 51 as Edgar and his songs are featured has been featured in a number of games. Marilyn also co-wrote his autobiography titled The Long Road Out of Hell which was published in 1997.
Known for his controversial stage personality and image, Marilyn Manson’ personal life has gone through a lot of trouble. He used to be molested by a neighbor during his childhood and his perceived dark views and stage antics have also led to the protests and boycotts of his shows. Marilyn Manson first engaged with actress Rose McGowan from 1999 to 2001. He then married Dita Con Teese in 2005 but the couple separated in December 2006. Monson then began dating Evan Rachel Wood during 2007 and the couple became engaged in 2010 but the engagement was called-off later that year. He is currently being linked with American photographer Lindsay Usich.
Marilyn Manson Personal Details:
- Complete Name: Brian Hugh Warner
- Nicknames: Marilyn Manson
- Occupation: Singer
- Date of Birth: January 5, 1969
- Birthplace: Canton, Ohio, US
- Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
- Height: 6′ 1″ (1.85 m)
- Net worth: $25 million
Marilyn Manson Color, Food, Bands and other Favorite Things:
- Hobbies and Interest: Painting, Writing, Collecting Prosthetic Limbs
- Favorite Color: Black, Red
- Favorite Food: Cheesecake
- Favorite Drink: Absinthe
- Favorite Book: The Bible
- Favorite Movie: Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory
- Favorite Bands: Revolting Cocks, Ministry, The Stooges, David Bowie
- Favorite Position: 69
- Favorite Word: Etcetera
- Favorite Pet: Cat