Sir Michael John Gambon, CBE is an Irish actor who has worked in theatre, television and film. A highly respected theatre actor, Gambon is recognised for his roles as Philip Marlow in the BBC television serial The Singing Detective, as Jules Maigret in the 1990s ITV serial Maigret, and as Professor Albus Dumbledore in the last six Harry Potter films . Gambon was born in Cabra, Dublin, during World War II. His father, Edward Gambon, was an engineer, and his mother, Mary , was a seamstress. His father decided to seek work in the rebuilding of London, and so the family moved to Mornington...
|Birthdate:||October 19, 1940|
|Education:||Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, St. Aloysius' College|
|Also known as:||Sir Michael Gambon, Mike Gambon, Sir Michael John Gambon|