Hard work and luck don’t always go together, but Lee Pace turned his fate through his determination and a shred of luck as he made a breakthrough in the film industry with his fantastic role as Calpernia Addams in Soldier’s Girl.
Lee, who is known for his excellence in acting stands at a height of 6 feet and 5 inches (1.96 meters). With movies like Captain Marvel and The Hobbit, Lee has marked his place in the industry with a hefty net worth of $5 million.
Lee Pace Career
Lee Pace started his career in the acting industry from his teen years. After graduation, Lee appeared in various off-Broadway plays like The Fourth Sister and The Credeaux Canvas.
He continued his part in the plays as he also did movies. Lee finally made his debut in the movie industry with Soldier’s Girl which gained him immediate recognition and awards like Gotham Award and Golden Globe Award.
Lee then appeared in When in Rome, Possession, The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2. He also appeared in the grand movie series The Hobbit from 2011 to 2014.
Apart from movies, Lee has also done various roles in TV shows like Law and Order, Pushing Daisies, Flying Tiger and more. As of now, Lee is set to appear in the 2019 movie, Captain Marvel as Ronan.
Is Lee Pace Married To Wife Or Gay?
Lee Pace doesn’t have a wife or a girlfriend. Why would he? The actor is openly gay; he has dated both men and women though.
At first, Lee wasn’t sure about coming out as he was an actor and thought it would affect his image too much. He was also scared of how his fans would judge him. Not surprisingly, Lee’s fans had already speculated that he might be gay in 2012 as Ian McKellen whom he had worked with in the movie Hobbit identified Lee as gay.
Since Lee hadn’t come out yet, Ian corrected his words addressed it as an accident. Lee didn’t reveal anything about his sexuality to the media until February of 2018.
He finally came out as gay in one of his interviews with the New York Times. He also took to Twitter to talk about being a queer kid since he was young and how his sexuality shouldn’t be an open topic of discussion.
Lee Pace releases a thread about his sexuality on Twitter on 5 March 2018 (Photo: Lee Pace's Twitter)
Lee gathered the guts to come out after his role as Joe Pitt in Angels In America. His character's struggles in coming to terms with his sexuality in the play gave him the guts to come out as gay. Lee’s courage in coming out at the age of 39, made the public love him even more.
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As of now, Lee might be secretly dating as he doesn’t like to reveal the details about his private love life to the media. Lee’s fans want him to get married and settle down to lead a joyous life ahead with his partner.
Lee Pace Short Bio
Born to parents Charlotte and James Roy Pace on March 25, 1979, Lee Grinner Pace spent his childhood years in Saudi Arabia but then moved to Houston Texas.
He attended the Kelin High School in Texas and joined the Jullian School where he graduated with a Bachelor's degree in Fine Arts.