VAL KILMER: 9 INTERESTING FACTS YOU SHOULD KNOW

VAL EDWARD KILMER WAS BORN ON DECEMBER 31, 1959 IN LOS ANGELES

VAL KILMER'S PARENTS WAS DIVORCED IN 1968 WHEN HE WAS ONLY 8 YEARS OLD

IN 1977 VAL’S YOUNGER BROTHER DROWNED IN A SWIMMING POOL AT AGE 15 AND HIS FATHER WAS DIED IN 1993

KILMER JOINED BERKELEY HALL SCHOOL IN LOS ANGELES, UNTIL NINTH GRADE

HE ALSO ATTENDED CHATSWORTH HIGH SCHOOL AND HOLLYWOOD PROFESSIONAL SCHOOL

HE WAS AWARDED AN HONORARY DOCTORATE OF FINE ARTS IN 2012 FROM WILLIAM WOODS UNIVERSITY

VAN KILMER BECAME POPULAR IN 1980 WHEN HE APPEARED IN A COMEDY FILMS - TOP SECRET! (1984)

HIS NOTABLE FILMS ARE THE DOORS (1991), TOMBSTONE (1993), HEAT (1995), BATMAN FOREVER (1995), RED PLANET (2000) & THESALTON SEA (2002)

HOLLYWOOD ACTOR VAL KILMER WAS MARRIED TO ACTRESS JOANNE WHALLEY