Gary Oldman -
Gary Oldman -

Gary Oldman: Bio, Childhood, Family, and Education

Gary Oldman was born on 21st March 1958 in New Cross, London, England. His full name is Gary Leonardo Oldman. His father name is Leonard Oldman and mother name is Kathleen Oldman. And, his father left the family when he was just seven years old. He was raised along with his sister Laila Morse. He attended West Greenwich School in Deptford. Then, he studied at the Young People’s Theatre in Greenwich. Moreover, he won a scholarship to attend the Rose Bruford College. In 1979, he graduated with a BA in acting.

Gary holds both American and English nationality and belongs to mixed ethnicity. He has 5 feet 8 inches height and 72 Kg weight. He has light brown hair colour and blue eye colour. His zodiac sign is Aries.


Gary Oldman: Career

Gary Oldman began his career initially as Puss in “Dick Whittington and His Cat” at York’s Theatre Royal. Then, he appeared in “The Massacre at Paris”. His film debut came in 1982 after he appeared in “Remembrance”. The next year, she portrayed the role of Coxy in the TV movie ‘Meantime”. In 1984, he had roles in ‘Dramarama’, and “Morgan”s Boy”. He played Gary in the TV series “Summer Season” in 1985. He appeared as Sid Vicious in “Sid and Nancy”, Joe Orton in “Prick Up Your Ears”, “Martin in “Track 29”. Since then, he has appeared in numerous other movies and television series. Moreover, he has also written and produced several movies and television series. Likewise, he has over 90 credits as an actor.

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Some other movies and television series that Oldman has appeared in are “The Hitman’s Bodyguard”, “The Space Between Us”, “Criminal”, “Man Down”, “RoboCop”, “Paranoia”, “Guns, Girls and Gambling”, “Lawless”, “Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy”, “Red Riding Hood”, “Rain Fall”, “The Backwoods”, “Dead Fish”, “Tiptoes”, “Interstate 60: Episodes of the Road”, “The Contender”, “Lost in Space”, “Murder in the First”, “True Romance”, “Bram Stoker’s Dracula”, “Screen Two”, and “State of Grace” among others.  Besides acting, Gary is also involved in filmmaking. He produced, directed, and wrote the film “Nil by Mouth”. Additionally, he has performed alongside Glen Matlock and has also produced a live performance by former White Stripes member Jack White. And, he is regarded as one of the best living actors of this generation.


Gary Oldman: Relationship

The 60 years old, Gary Oldman is a married man. He is married to British Curator, Gisele Schmidt. They tied a knot on 10th November 2017. Previously, he has dated several women. He dated American actress, model, and publicist, Cyrinda Foxe. The, he was in a relationship with theatre, film and television actress, Lesley Manville. The pair were married for four years from 1986 to 1990. Together they have a son, Alfie Oldman from this relationship.

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On 1st October 1990, Gary married to model and actress, Uma Thurman which didn’t last long. From 1994 to 1996, he was engaged with the Italian actress, filmmaker, and author, Isabella Rossellini. He married American photographer and model, Donya Fiorentino on 16th February 1997. Together the couple has two sons, Gulliver Flynn, and Charlie John. The couple divorced in April 2001. He dated English television and radio presenter Jane Middlemiss and English model and actress named Alisa Marshall. Recently, he was married to English singer, Alexandra Edenborough. The couple were dating since 2007 and married on 31st December 2008. However, they parted ways in January 2015.

Gary Oldman with his wife Gisele Schmidt -
Gary Oldman with his wife Gisele Schmidt –

Gary Oldman: Net worth and Online Presence

The actor, filmmaker, and musician, Gary Oldman have earned the decent income from his career. He has a net worth of $50 million USD. Gary is not active over the social media. However, he has several pages dedicated to him on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.