Born in 1969 in New York City, Christian Slater is known for his publicized record of alcohol, drug abuse and high-profile romances, as well as his talented acting skills. After spending time on Broadway, Slater made his film debut in 1985 in The Legend of Billie Jean.
Since, he has starred in numerous films, including 1989's Heathers, 1994's Interview with the Vampire and 2007's He Was a Quiet Man. Slater has two children, Jaden Zach and Eliana Sophia, with ex-wife Ryan Hadden. The duo - who had a tumultuous and violent relationship - split in 2006.
Slater has also been linked to actress Winona Ryder and model Christy Turlington. He married Brittany Lopez in 2013.