Either way, this dog-loving, single dude, does-his-own-stunts part-time house-flipper is sure to endear himself to all four quadrants with this profile-boosting piece. "It was a silly, tragic accident that happened to this guy," explains Renner, noting that he had gone to Phuket for a break when an acquaintance made a comment and "got attacked in a bar fight at 4 in the morning. He met that girlfriend, Jes Macallan -- who, as her Twitter account reveals, married actor Jason Gray-Stanford (Monk) on March 17 -- when she was 23 and working at a film festival in Florida; subsequently, she decided to go into acting. "I was going through the On Bourne, "I got injured kicking a table and missing and hyper-extending my leg!I had to get an MRI." He also hurt his arm, which "will be f--ed up for a while. Most recently came the death in March of his 8-month-old French bulldog, Franklin, of a heart attack.
"She was just chilling in one of the bedrooms," he says. "It was a silly, tragic accident that happened to this guy," explains Renner, noting that he had gone to Phuket for a break when an acquaintance made a comment and "got attacked in a bar fight at 4 in the morning. For a moment, Renner's eyes go moist because the puppy touches on the singular problem that has most bedeviled him the past two years.
Says Renner, "He was my solution for being so lonely." A mix of talent and tough guy seemingly missing from Hollywood's current runway of top male stars, Renner is an anomaly among his peers.
Jes Macallan from ABC's Mistresses has filed for divorce from husband Jason Gray-Stanford.
The 34-year-old filed the documents on Tuesday, citing irreconcilable differences, according to TMZ on Thursday.
They have been married since March 2012, but their relationship has reportedly been on the rocks for a while.