"So the disillusionment caused embitterment." Within the decade, Brian Warner would become Marilyn Manson, the self-proclaimed God of Fuck, the All-American Antichrist, the Born Villain.Few artists have stuck by their iconoclastic convictions as long as Marilyn Manson, now 46. NEWS: Marilyn Manson Says Columbine School Shooting 'Shut Down My Career' "Probably, the bomb threats sucked... "He did too much blow and you were not down for it? Mc Gowan also revealed the best and worst parts of her romance with the 46-year-old rocker. "And he was just what I needed, because I felt really free with him.And that freedom was attractive." However, the couple stirred additional controversy due to Manson's separation from his wife, burlesque dancer Dita Von Teese, which occurred just before Wood and Manson's relationship began.
Ultimately, out of fear, this led to his own personal rebellion against Christianity, and religious conformity in general.Since the first grade, his teachers at Canton, Ohio's Heritage Christian School had been hammering him with visions of the Antichrist triggering the end of the world."It didn't happen," he says, treating the lessons like broken promises.More surprising than his grades, though, were the notes his teachers wrote."Brian is a very courteous, sensitive and serious young man," said one.Out of these bands, KISS stood out amongst the crowd, Manson was a card-carrying member of the KISS ARMY and attended his first concert with his father in 1979.Initially, I had started doing theater, where the actor has a direct relationship to the audience. People are like, 'uhhh.' And I'm like, 'Shut up, it's a rock star, you idiots!Brian Hugh Warner (born January 5, 1969), better known by his stage name Marilyn Manson, is an American musician, artist and former music journalist known for his controversial stage persona and image as the lead singer of the eponymous band, Marilyn Manson.hen Marilyn Manson goes to sleep, dawn has usually just arrived, and when he gets up, full and unremitting darkness is usually not far off.In this regard, as in almost all other regards, he does what he wants.