March 21, 1958
65 years old
5 ft 8½ in | 174 cm
72 kg | 159 lbs
40 in | 102 cm
11 US | 44 EU
32 in | 81 cm
Gary Leonard Oldman was born in London, England, on March 21, 1958, is an English actor.
Young Gary Oldman first started performing in school theater productions.
He landed his professional stage debut in a play "Dick Whittington and His Cat" (1979) in role as Puss, at York's Theatre Royal.
He got his television debut in comedy drama film Meantime (1983) in role as Coxy.
He made his big screen debut in drama movie Remembrance (1982) in role as Daniel.
Oldman's breakthrough performance came as Sid Vicious in British biopic film Sid and Nancy (1986).
He made his debut as a writer and director with drama movie Nil by Mouth (1997), for which he won a BAFTA Award for Outstanding British Film and for Best Original Screenplay.
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Gary Oldman is 65 years old.
Gary Oldman net worth is around 50 million dollars.
He won the Academy Award for Best Actor, a BAFTA Award for Best Leading Actor and the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Drama for his role as Winston Churchill in war drama film Darkest Hour (2017).
He was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor and the BAFTA Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role for his performance as George Smiley in drama mystery movie Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (2011).
He was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor and the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in a Motion Picture – Drama for his role as Herman Mankiewicz in biography drama movie Mank (2020).
He played Harry Potter's godfather Sirius Black in Harry Potter film series:
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004), for which he was nominated for the Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actor
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2005)
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (2007)
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2 (2011)
He portrayed James Gordon in The Dark Knight Trilogy:
Batman Begins (2005)
The Dark Knight (2008)
The Dark Knight Rises (2012)
He was nominated for the BAFTA Film Award for Best Actor for his role as Joe Orton in romantic drama movie Prick Up Your Ears (1987).
He was nominated for the Blockbuster Entertainment Award for Favorite Supporting Actor - Action / Adventure for his role as Egor Korshunov in political action thriller movie Air Force One (1997).
He won the Fangoria Chainsaw Award for Best Actor for his role as Count Dracula in gothic horror film Bram Stoker's Dracula (1992).
He was nominated for the Independent Spirit Award for Best Supporting Male for his role as Representative Sheldon Runyon in political drama film The Contender (2000).
He was nominated for the Independent Spirit Award for Best Male Lead for his role as Rosencrantz in tragicomedy film Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead (1990).
He won the OFTA Film Award for Best Sci-Fi / Fantasy / Horror Actor for his role as Jean-Baptiste Emanuel Zorg in science fiction action movie The Fifth Element (1997).
True Romance (1993) romantic crime as Drexl Spivey
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (2014) science fiction as Dreyfus
JFK (1991) political thriller as Lee Harvey Oswald
State of Grace (1990) neo-noir crime as Jackie Flannery
Léon: The Professional (1994) drama crime as Norman Stansfield
Hannibal (2001) psychological horror as Mason Verger
He was nominated for the Annie Award for Voice Acting in a Feature Productionfor his voice role as Lord Shen in animated wuxia comedy-drama film Kung Fu Panda 2 (2011).
Red Riding Hood (2011) romance horror as Father Solomon
RoboCop (2014) cyberpunk superhero action as Dr. Dennett Norton
Immortal Beloved (1994) drama romance as Ludwig van Beethoven
Child 44 (2015) mystery drama as General Timur Nestorov
Criminal (2016) action thriller as CIA Senior Agent Quaker Wells
He played Vladislav Dukhovich in action comedy films The Hitman's Bodyguard (2017) and Hitman's Wife's Bodyguard (2021).
Hunter Killer (2018) action thriller as Admiral Charles Donnegan
The Courier (2019) action thriller as Ezekiel Mannings
Killers Anonymous (2019) crime thriller as The Man
The Laundromat (2019) biographical comedy drama as Jürgen Mossack
Crisis (2021) crime thriller as Dr. Tyrone Brower
Oppenheimer (2023) biographical as President Harry S. Truman
He was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series for his performance as Richard Crosby in NBC sitcom Friends (2001) in episode "The One with Monica and Chandler's Wedding".
He appeared in HBO Max Special Harry Potter 20th Anniversary: Return to Hogwarts (2022).
Slow Horses (2022- ) Apple TV+ spy thriller series as Jackson Lamb
Attended West Greenwich School in Deptford.
Studied acting with the Young People's Theatre in Greenwich.
Graduated from Rose Bruford College in Sidcup, Southeast London (1979), with a BA in Acting.
Has English and Irish ancestry.
Has older sister, Laila Morse.
He was a pianist and a singer as a child.
He won the London Critics Circle Theatre Award for Best Actor for his role as Scopey in a play "The Pope's Wedding" (1985), at Royal Court Theatre, London.
He is an alumnus of Royal Shakespeare Company and Royal Court Theatre.
Featured in music videos for:
Guns N' Roses "Since I Don't Have You" (1994)
David Bowie "The Next Day" (2013)
He was good friend with David Bowie.
Spokesperson for Nokia.
Good friend with actor Benedict Cumberbatch.
He voiced Ignitus in video games:
The Legend of Spyro: A New Beginning (2006)
The Legend of Spyro: The Eternal Night (2007)
The Legend of Spyro: Dawn of the Dragon(2008)
He voiced Viktor Reznov / Dr. Daniel Clarke in video games Call of Duty: World at War (2008) and Call of Duty: Black Ops (2010).
He was nominated for the BTVA Video Game Voice Acting Award for Best Male Lead Vocal Performance in a Video Game for his voice role as Lord Vortech in video game Lego Dimensions (2015).
Lives in Los Angeles, California.
He was married to:
Alexandra Edenborough (2008-2015)
Donya Fiorentino (1997-2001) they have two sons, Gulliver and Charlie
Uma Thurman (1990-1992)
Lesley Manville (1987-1990) they have one son, Alfie
Has been engaged to Isabella Rossellini (1994-1996).
He dated Ailsa Marshall (2002-2005) and Cyrinda Foxe (1981).
He married writer and art curator Gisèle Schmidt in 2017.