Ivan Simon Cary Elwes

portrait of Cary Elwes
As Westley in The Princess Bride

Born: 26 October 1962, Westminster, London, England, UK

Cary Elwes is the third son born to interior designer Tessa Kennedy and the late portrait painter Dominic Elwes. The name that he normally uses was actually used as a hyphenated surname (Cary-Elwes) in his family, which has close ties to the Catholic Church. He grew up at London and attended Harrow School, then moved to the US and studied acting at Sarah Lawrence College (Bronxville, New York). He studied acting at the Actors Studio and the Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute. He met photographer Lisa Marie Kurbikoff in 1991, they married in 2000. IMDB lists over 65 film credits dating to 1979. At the Quotemaster's house, he is most frequently seen in The Princess Bride (1987) and Robin Hood: Men in Tights (1993).

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