Featured in all three of stage, television & film ventures, Lee Pace is professionally active in entertainment since 2002. Originally from Chickasha City, Oklahoma, United States, Lee is an outstanding actor. Currently, he can be seen as Joe MacMilan, a protagonist character on the popular AMC series’ “Halt and Catch Fire”.
Born on 25th March, 1979, Lee’s full birth name is Lee Grinner Pace. He is one of the 3 children of James Roy Pace & his beloved wife, Charlotte (nee Kloeckler). As of their profession, they were an engineer & a school teacher, respectively. His father as well served as a Vietnam veteran. He has 2 siblings, a smaller brother, William Pace & a sister dubbed as Sally. Lee spent his formative years of childhood in Saudi Arabia, due to his father’s job in the oil company. After staying there for 6 long years, the entire family relocated to Houston, Texas, where he went to the Klein High School with Matt Bomer, his future colleague actor. Later on, he joined the Drama Division of Julliard School & accomplished his graduation from there with a Bachelor degree in Fine Arts in 2001. Lee is of German descent from his mother’s sides & belongs to Welsh, Scottish, English & German ancestries through his father.
Following his graduation, Lee Pace made his starring on numbers of Off- Broadway musicals, including “The Fourth Sister” & “The Credeaux”. Behind few more acts, he made his Broadway debut on 19th April of 2011, once “The Normal Heart” commenced its previews. Making his stable establishment as a stage actor, Lee subsequently entered the television world with a small part in an episode of “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit” in 2002. The next year, he debuted as a film actor, playing Calpernia Adams in the 2003 released Canadian American drama movie “Soldire’s Girl”, earning him a Gotham Award for Breakthrough Actor, further to few nominations. Since then, the flourishing actor went on portraying varieties characters on further noteworthy movies, such as “The Good Shephard” (2006), “Marmaduke” (2010), “The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 2” (2012), “Lincoln” (2012), & 2 of his latest 2014 releases “The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies” & “Guardians of the Galaxy. Moreover to this, he is also credited for his marvelous performances in few TV series, such as “Wonderfalls” (2004), “Halt and Catch Fire” (2014) & “The MindY Project” (2015). Among his small screen portrayals, Lee is best known for playing Ned, the main cast in a US fantasy comedy drama series “Pushing Daisies”, by Bryan Fuler. He portrayed the character for 2 long years, from 2007 to 2009 & even earned an array of nominations, including for Saturn Award for Best Actor in Television (2008) & Primetime Emmy Award Lead Actor in a Comedy Series (2008), for his splendid performance.
Noted for his bushy eyebrows & full lips smile, Lee Pace is of shy & panicky yet fascinating demeanor. He is pretty much cautious concerning his personal life biography as the actor’s sexuality is yet disputed. However, he has not given any official statement confirming his gay nature, his dating lists counts only males. Lee is still unmarried & doesn’t even have any girlfriend. Since the rose of his showbiz stardom, the actor has constantly become one of the top news for media headline. The reason is none other than his dating rumors with few of the entertainment males, including the casting director James Calleri & Carter Smith, a fashion photographer cum film director. The latest name in his dating account counts Jason Moore, who is professionally a US director of stage, television & film.
Lee Pace loves travelling. He as well carries manifolds of interests & hobbies, including his all time favorite, skydiving. Holder of his total accumulated net worth, 5 million USD, Lee not just uses his earnings for personal benefits, but also backs different charities & social campaigns. He has even shown his activism participation in several foundations for animal rights, concerning his adore for animals. He also has a pet dog called Carl (pointer breed).
Ranked No. 32 by Empire Magazine on its 2013 list of “100 Sexiest Movie Stars”, Lee Pace is all over the internet. Any queries related to his personal & professional history can be cleared by visiting multiple of his official biography sites provided on internet. Or, plainly a click on Lee Pace wiki can be obliged. His fans can also follow him on facebook & twitter.