Born on May 12, 1962, American actor Emilio Estevez hails from a background of cinema. His mother and father were both renowned actor and actress of American cinema. Emilio was the oldest child of actress Janet Templeton and actor
. In their family, everyone is a film actor and writer. Emilio was the eldest son in the family. The actor rose to fame after a series of successful films such as ‘Men at Work’ (1990), 'The Mighty Ducks' (1992), 'Judgment Night ' (1993), etc. In his film career, he was associated with his brother Charlie. With his brother Charlie, he was also associated with many plays. His stage appearances always enthralled his father, Martin Sheen. His interest in filmmaking began since his school days.
When Emilio was eleven years old, his family had purchased and given him a portable camera. The teen actor along with his brother Charlie and young friends even shot several short films with the help of the camera. Even the actor in his childhood used to accompany his father during shooting and even had acted as a cameo in one film as a child. The father and the son duo even acted in a TV drama film in 1982 titled ‘In The Custody of Strangers’. The actor has made his debut in acting by featuring in many plays. In 1980, he enrolled himself as a ‘Brat Pack’ actor and frequently appeared in teen-oriented films with a group of young actors from the successful team (Judd Nelson,
, Ally Sheedy, and Molly Ringwald) they had.
Some of the movies he acted as a ‘Brat Pack’ actor are 'The Breakfast Club' (1985) and 'St. Elmo's Fire' (1985) and 'The Outsiders '(1983). In 1992, the actor acted in American sports comedy-drama film 'The Mighty Ducks' directed by Stephen Herek which became an unexpected victory with viewers, and in turn motivated the makers for two sequels. Besides acting, he even directed movies and TV series. He directed ‘Men At Work’ (1990). In the year 2006, he directed ‘
’ which met with the disastrous result and the film made him bankrupt. As a director, he was even associated with many TV series and perhaps he is the youngest actor in America to write, director, or act in an independent movie ever.
His personal life was linked with many actresses whom he married and later had a divorce with them. In the year 1983, he married actress Cary Salley and had a relationship till 1986 and divorced her. Later, he married Demi Moore in 1986 and divorced Moore in 1987. In 2006, he met actress Sonia Magdevski and married her and even got separated from her in 2015.