|Sir Michael John Gambon
|Voice Actor, Film Actor, Stage Actor
|His Work On Screen And on Stage
|Date Of Birth
|19 October 1940
|Cabra suburb of Dublin, Ireland
|St Aloysius Boys’ School
Crayford Secondary School
|Anne Miller ( m 1962 )
|Philippa Hart (Since 2000 )
|Fergus Gambon ( Anne Miller )
Thomas Gambon ( Philippa Hart )
William Gambon ( Philippa Hart )
Michael Gambon is a well-known artist in Hollywood. Children recognized him as Dumbledore from Harry Potter. In this article, you will learn about him and his journey of long over six decades in film, television, and also in theatres.
He also received many awards for his work in the entertainment industry, learn more about him in this article. Keep reading.
Sir Michael Gambon Biography
Michael John Gambon is his full name, he was born in 1940, on 19 October in the Cabra suburb of Dublin, Ireland. He was born to Mary and Edward Gambon. His mother was a seamstress and his father was an engineer, during World War II.
His father moved to London, to seek work in the rebuilding of London, at that time he was just 6 years old. He was brought up as Roman Catholic.
He went to attend St Aloysius Boys’ School in Somers Town. He later moved to North End Kent due to which he had to leave his school and attend Crayford Secondary School but later left the school.
He went on to learn toolmaking with Vickers Armstrong, and by the time he was 21, he become an engineering qualification. He works further for years and later he developed a passion for collecting antique guns, clocks, watches, and antique cars.
Michael Gambon Wife And Children
Michael Gambon married Annie Miller, She was a Mathematician. At the time of the marriage, she was 22 years old in 1962. They lived in Gravesend, Kent. They have a son named Fergus, his son was a ceramic expert in the BBC series Antique Roadshow.
In 2000 Gambon has introduce a woman named Philippa Hart, who is around 25 years junior to him. He introduced this woman as his girlfriend. His affair is public in 2002. She gave birth to his child Thomas Gambon (Born in 2007 ) and William Gambon ( Born in 2009 ).
In 1998, he was appointed as a Knight Bachelor for service to drama in the new year honors, on 1998 17 July he was invited by Prince Charles to Buckingham Palace.
Michael Gambon Net Worth
Michael Gambon is a very successful actor on stage and also in the film. His estimated net worth is $20 million as of 2022. He has received many awards from BAFTA as well as Oliver Awards for his performance.
He appears in several theaters before entering the entertainment industry. He made his acting debut in 1962 as Othello as a gentleman.
Apart from that he also appeared in “Mother Courage and Her Children”, The Plebeians the Uprising, Macbeth, The Norman conquests, KingLear, Skylight, krapp’s Last Tape.
He is still alive and was no longer working in the industry. Back in 2015, in an interview, he revealed that he was struggling with memory loss due to which he left he won’t be able to remember the lines.