Mel Gibson

Film Producer / Film Director / Writer / Screenwriter / Television Producer | * 01/03/1956 (65) | Peekskill, New York (United States of America (USA))
Mel Columcille Gerard Gibson (born January 3, 1956) is an American actor, film director, producer, and screenwriter. He is best known for his action hero roles, particularly his breakout role as Max Rockatansky in the first three films of the post-apocalyptic action series Mad Max and as Martin Riggs in the buddy cop film series Lethal Weapon.Born in Peekskill, New York, Gibson moved with his parents to Sydney, Australia, when he was 12 years old. He studied acting at the National Institute of Dramatic Art, where he starred opposite Judy Davis in a production of Romeo and Juliet. During the 1980s, he founded Icon Entertainment, a production company, which independent film director Atom Egoyan has called "an alternative to the studio system". Director Peter Weir cast him as one of the leads in the World War I drama Gallipoli (1981), which earned Gibson a Best Actor Award from the Australian Film Institute, as well as a reputation as a serious, versatile actor. In 1995, Gibson produced, directed, and starred in ()
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Mel Columcille Gerard Gibson (born January 3, 1956) is an actor, film director, producer and screenwriter. Born in Peekskill, New York, Gibson moved with his parents to Sydney, Australia when he was 12 years old and later studied acting at the Australian National Institute of Dramatic Art. After appearing in the "Mad Max" and "Lethal Weapon" series, Gibson went on to direct and star in the Academy Award-winning "Braveheart" (1995). In 2004, he directed and produced "The Passion of the Christ," a controversial yet successful film portraying the last hours in the life of Jesus Christ.

Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Action | Thriller

Known for these Movies & Shows

Awards & Nominations for Mel Gibson

Academy Award for Best Director Academy Award for Best Picture Honorary Officer of The Order of Australia Golden Globe Award for Best Director 2x Academy Award for Best Director Academy Award for Best Picture

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Movies with Mel Gibson as Actor(81)

as The Pastor2021 War Pigs
2021 Bandit
2021 Panama
as Whitelaw Rothchild2021 Rothchild
as Alastair Pinch2021 Last Looks
as Colonel Clive Ventor2021 Boss Level
as Ray2020 Force of Nature
as Chris2020 Fatman
as James Murray2019 The Professor and the Madman
as Brett Ridgeman2019 Dragged Across Concrete
as Kurt Mayron2017 Daddy's Home 2
as John Link2016 Blood Father
as Conrad Stonebanks2014 The Expendables 3
as Luther Voz2013 Machete Kills
as Driver2012 Get the Gringo
as Walter Black2011 The Beaver
as Thomas Craven2010 Edge of Darkness
as Porter (archive footage)2006 Payback: Straight Up
as Anger Management Therapy Patient (uncredited)2004 Paparazzi
as himself2004 The Big Question
as Himself / Rev. Graham Hess2003 Making 'Signs'
as Dr. Gibbon2003 The Singing Detective
as Graham Hess2002 Signs
as Lt. Col. Hal Moore2002 We Were Soldiers
as Detective Skinner2000 The Million Dollar Hotel
as Nick Marshall2000 What Women Want
as Rocky (voice)2000 Chicken Run
as Benjamin Martin2000 The Patriot
as Porter1999 Payback
as himself1999 Forever Hollywood
as Martin Riggs1998 Lethal Weapon 4
as Jerry Fletcher1997 Conspiracy Theory
as Frances' Father (uncredited)1997 FairyTale: A True Story
as Scott the Body Piercer (uncredited)1997 Fathers' Day
as Tom Mullen1996 Ransom
as Mel Gibson (uncredited)1995 Casper
as John Smith (voice)1995 Pocahontas
as William Wallace1995 Braveheart
as Bret Maverick1994 Maverick
as Justin McLeod1993 The Man Without a Face
as Martin Riggs1992 Lethal Weapon 3
as Capt. Daniel McCormick1992 Forever Young
as Hamlet1990 Hamlet
as Gene Ryack1990 Air America
as Richard "Rick" Jarmin1990 Bird on a Wire
as Martin Riggs1989 Lethal Weapon 2
as Dale "Mac" McKussic1988 Tequila Sunrise
as Martin Riggs1987 Lethal Weapon
as Max Rockatansky1985 Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome
as Fletcher Christian1984 The Bounty
as Tom Garvey1984 The River
as Ed Biddle1984 Mrs. Soffel
as Captain Kelly1982 Attack Force Z
as Guy Hamilton1982 The Year of Living Dangerously
as Frank Dunne1981 Gallipoli
as Max Rockatansky1981 Mad Max 2
as Bearded mechanic (uncredited)1980 The Chain Reaction
as Tim Melville1979 Tim
as Max Rockatansky1979 Mad Max
as Scollop1977 Summer City

TV Shows/Series with Mel Gibson as Actor(14)

as Cormac2021 The Continental
as Self (archive footage) (uncredited)2015 Mr. Robot
as himself2009 The Jay Leno Show
as himself2007 The Graham Norton Show
as Officer Cox2004 Complete Savages
as himself (voice)1989 The Simpsons
as himself1982 Wogan
as himself1981 Wanna bet, that..?
as Self - Host1975 Saturday Night Live

Movies with Mel Gibson as Crew(29)

Directing/Director2021 The Wild Bunch
Production/Executive Producer2021 The Wild Bunch
Writing/Writer2021 The Wild Bunch
Production/Producer2021 Rothchild
Directing/Director2021 Destroyer
Production/Producer2019 The Professor and the Madman
Directing/Director2016 Hacksaw Ridge
Production/Producer2014 Stonehearst Asylum
Production/Producer2012 Get the Gringo
Writing/Writer2012 Get the Gringo
Production/Producer2008 Another Day In Paradise
Directing/Director2006 Apocalypto
Production/Producer2006 Apocalypto
Writing/Writer2006 Apocalypto
Production/Producer2004 Paparazzi
Directing/Director2004 The Passion of the Christ
Production/Producer2004 The Passion of the Christ
Writing/Screenplay2004 The Passion of the Christ
Production/Executive Producer2004 Evel Knievel
Production/Producer2003 The Singing Detective
Production/Executive Producer2001 Invincible
Production/Producer2000 The Three Stooges
Production/Executive Producer1997 One Eight Seven
Directing/Director1995 Braveheart
Production/Producer1995 Braveheart
Directing/Director1993 The Man Without a Face
Production/Executive Producer1992 Forever Young

TV Shows/Series with Mel Gibson as Crew(5)

Production/Producer2008 Carrier
Production/Executive Producer2004 Complete Savages
Directing/Director2004 Complete Savages
Writing/Story2004 Complete Savages
Production/Producer2004 Clubhouse

Born: Tuesday, 01/03 1956 (January) in Peekskill, New York (United States of America (USA)) (current age: 65 years + 297 days)
Zodiac sign: Capricorn (Chinese zodiac sign: Monkey)
Languages: English (EN)
Educated at: National Institute of Dramatic Art
Net worth estimate: 425,000,000 USD
Spouses (current/former): Robyn Moore
Children: Milo Gibson
Siblings: Donal Gibson
Father: Hutton Gibson
Mother: Anne Patricia Reilly
Other names for Mel Gibson (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Mel Columcille Gerard Gibson"
"Мэл Гибсон"
"Mel Colm-Cille Gerard Gibson, AO"
"Μελ Κόλμ-Σίλε Τζέραρντ Γκίμπσον"
"Μελ Γκίμπσον"
"Mel Colm-Cille Gerard Gibson"
Mel Gibson frequently works together with these people:
Andy Samberg (31x, Actor)
Fred Armisen (27x, Actor)
Bill Hader (25x, Actor)
Bruce Davey (25x, Crew)
Kristen Wiig (20x, Actress)
Tress MacNeille (20x, Actress)
Jason Sudeikis (16x, Actor)
Maya Rudolph (16x, Actress)
Richard Donner (16x, Crew)
Kenan Thompson (16x, Actor)
Will Forte (15x, Actor)
Amy Poehler (14x, Actress)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:232, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 10/23/2021