Macaulay has a fear open places and has revealed he is agoraphobic.
Macaulay was nominated for the MTV award for Best Villain for his role of Henry Evens in the Good Son.
Macaulay's younger brother Rory has been mistaken for him by fans.
Macaulay used to collect coins.
Macaulay was the only child actor to ever be represented by the one of the big three talent agencies, International Creative Management.
Macaulay's talent agency, I.M.C. had rooms full of just fan-mail to Macaulay.
Home Alone held the number 1 position on the box-office charts for 13 weeks.
Twentieth Century Fox wanted to sign Macaulay to a multi-picture deal worth millions of dollars after Home Alone.
Macaulay had a small part in Born on the Fourth of July. However his scene was cute.
Macaulay was ranked number 2 on E's Most Cutest Child Stars All Grown-Up.
Macaulay's character in Home Alone, Kevin McCallister was ranked 99 on Premiere Magazine's 100 Greatest movie character's of all time.
Home Alone is the highest grossing Holiday movie and live-action comedy of all time even when adjusted for inflation. Home Alone 2: Lost in New York is the third highest grossing holiday movie.
Macaulay wrote a book titled Junior.
Macaulay was arrested in 2004 for marijuana possession in Oklahoma.
Macaulay is currently engaged to Mila Kunis.
In 1999 Macaulay and his ex-wife bought a 5,200 square-foot loft on lower Broadway in Manhattan for 1.7 million dollars.
Macaulay only made 100,000 dollars for starring in Home Alone.
Macaulay made 1 million dollars for acting in My Girl. This was the first time a child actor made 1 million dollars for a movie.
Macaulay was paid 4.5 million dollars for Home Alone 2: Lost in New York.
Macaulay made a salary of 1.5 million dollars for the Good Son.
Macaulay was paid 8 million dollars for acting in Richie Rich.
Macaulay was paid 8 million dollars for Getting Even with Dad.
Macaulay has been called Mack by his family and friends since he was 8 years old.
Macaulay has six siblings. His brothers are named Shane (b. 1976), Kieran (b.1982), Christian (b. 1987), and Rory (b. 1989). His sisters are named Dakota (b. 1979), and Quinn (b. 1984). Kieron, Quinn, and Rory are all professional actors.
When Macaulay was a child he didn't get an allowance.
When Macaulay was younger, he and his siblings would bake with his mother.
In 1991 Macaulay and Anna Chlumsky won the MTV award for Best Kiss of the Year for their kiss in My Girl. This was both Macaulay's and Anna's first kiss.
John Hughes got mad at Macaulay because while filming Uncle Buck he kept going to the snack table and getting loaded up on suger.
Macaulay holds the record for most well-paid child actor of all time. In 1994 his estimated net worth was 17 million dollars.
Macaulay's aunt, Bonnie Bedelia, is an actress.
Macaulay attended St. Josephs and also studied at the George Balanchine School of American Ballet. He then moved to the Professional Children's School after Home Alone. When he was older Macaulay went to college, but quikly dropped out.
Macaulay is a Catholic.
Macaulay's height is 5'7".
Macaulay appeared along with George Wendt and Peggy Lipton in the Michael Jackson music video Black or White in 1992.
Macaulay is the Godfather of both of Michael Jackson's children, Michael and Paris.
Macaulay was ranked number 2 in VH1's 100 Greatest Kid Stars.
Macaulay was named after Thomas Babington Macaulay, and his middle name Carson for Kit Carson of the old west.
Macaulay testified in the Michael Jackson child molestation case.
Macaulay: People still recognize me all the time on the street. The first thing they say when they stop me is, "Where have you been?" The second comment they make is always, "Oh You've grown up." I'm not one of those actors who needs the media spotlight all the time to feel gratified. I'm happy to do one project a year and take the rest of the year off as long as the project is special.
Macaulay: I had all the fame anyone could want, and I ran away from it.
Macaulay: Most of the offers I get from Hollywood are for teen comedies. My manager thinks I'm crazy for turning down all that money, but I'm very picky. I'd made enough made money by the time I was 12 to never work again, so it's not about a big pay check with me. It's about finding unique, one-of-a-kind films that I would want to see myself. I think Party Monster is one of those.
Macaulay: Acting found me. I thought maybe I should try to find it again. We'll see.