His name is Brian Hugh Warner. He was born on January 5, 1969 in Canton, Ohio
He is a composer, singer, actor, writer, painter and film director, he is known for his controversialpersonality and image as a vocalist and leader of industrial metal band Marilyn Manson.
His stage name is formed from the names of actress Marilyn Monroe and convicted murderer Charles Manson. Heis not only is devoted to music, also paints.
Marilyn Manson is the only son of Barb Wyer and Hugh Warner. His father was Catholic and his mother, who suffered from attacks of paranoia, wasepiscopal.
In 1990, he attended the Broward Community College and graduated as a journalist for the magazine South Florida Lifestyle Magazine, which allowed him to make his first contacts with music.Music.
In 1989, Marilyn formed in Florida the band Marilyn Manson & the Spooky Kids (for the year 1992 the name was shortened to Marilyn Manson).
In the summer of 93 attracted the attention of amost important exponent of the metal industry at that time, Trent Reznor.
Reznor took up the production of the first album the band in the year 199,4 called Portrait of an American Family, with agreater number of sales that topped 500,000 copies sold.
With this album was the band got its own fan club, His first remix album called Smells Like Children in 1995, managed to also appear in thevideo programming on MTV with his first hit called Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This) (cover of the song by Eurythmics).
Success followed with the album the band best known so far called AntichristSuperstar (co-produced by Trent renzor and Dave Ogilvie ).
Film and television
Manson made his film debut as actor in 1997, in the film Lost Highway, directed by David Lynch. Since then he hasappeared in small roles.
The Actor Johnny Depp said he was inspired by Manson for his performance as Willy Wonka , Marilyn expressed interest in playing the same role of Willy Wonka, but...