Mel Gibson is an American multitalented filmmaker and actor. He was born in Peekskill, New York. He is popular for playing action hero roles like his character as Martin Riggs in Lethal Weapon and as Max Rockatansky in Mad Max action series. He studied at National Institute of Dramatic Art in Sydney. He is the founder of a production company Icon Entertainment, which was found in the year 1989. He gets pleasant reviews for his work by film critics and holds his position on their favorable notes. He made his debut into cine industry as a student in 1977 movie Summer City. After that, he did many films which brought him so much fame and experience that he joined Hollywood and acted in his first American drama film “The River” in 1984.

He became popular with super-hit ventures like Mad Max and Lethal Weapon series. After that, being well known as an actor he continued his career as director and producer. His production company Icon Productions has given Hollywood many hit films which made it an International distributor company and film exhibitor in New Zealand and Australia.

This much is not enough yet; his directorial ventures also play an important part in making his career mesmerizing. He made his debut as a director in 1993 with the movie “The Man Without a Face”. His movies made him earn a significant profit for which he is considered to be a wealthy man in the industry. He holds up an excellent series of awards which defines how talented and famous he must be. Also, he is named as “Sexiest Man Alive” by People Magazine. Some of his awards are: 2 Australian Film Institute Awards for Best Actor in a lead role; Academy Awards for Best Picture and Best Director; 6 People’s Choice Awards for Favorite Motion Picture Actor and Favorite Motion Picture Star in a Comedy; 2 ShoWest awards for Male Star of the Year and Director of the Year.

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Mel Gibson is a well-known Hollywood actor and filmmaker.

He was born as Mel Colm-Cille Gerard Gibson on 3 January 1956 in Peekskill, New York. His parents moved to Sydney when he was 12. He attended the National Institute of Dramatic Art where he worked with Judy Davis and Geoffrey Rush. His film debut was in Summer City (1977).
At the early stage of his career, he worked in some TV shows and stage plays and was eventually selected for Mad Max (1979) and Tim (1979). Mad Max gained him worldwide recognition. It was followed by an award winning performance in Gallipoli (1981). He worked in hit sequel Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior (1981), Attack Force Z (1982), The Year of Living Dangerously (1982) for which he received critical acclaim. His starred alongside Anthony Hopkins in The Bounty (1984). Later, he starred in, The River (1984), Mrs. Soffel (1984) and Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome (1985).
In 1987, he played Martin Riggs in the movie Lethal Weapon, which shot him to the top of Hollywood. He worked in the sequel Lethal Weapon 2 (1989), played the titular role in Hamlet (1990), Lethal Weapon 3 (1992), Forever Young (1992), The Man Without a Face (1993) and some other movies.
He directed and played ‘William Wallace’ in Braveheart (1995). The movie won five Oscars.

He worked in films like Ransom (1996), Lethal Weapon 4(1998), Payback (1999), The Patriot (2000), What Women Want (2000), We Were Soldiers (2002), Signs (2002) and gave his voice in Chicken Run (2000). He returned with Edge of Darkness (2010) and played the antagonist in both Machete Kills (2013) and the Expendables 3 (2014).

He is said to have been considered for the titular role in Batman (1989) and Wolverine in X-Men (2000). His name appears on the list of the greatest actors of all time.
 

Max Von Sydow English Actor

Max Von Sydow

Carl Adolf "Max" von Sydow is a Swedish-born French actor who has been entertaining viewers globally for decades. He celebrities his birthday on 10th April 1929. Max von Sydow is an internationally renowned actor who has established himself in various industries. He has worked his way through in Swedish, Norwegian, English, Italian, German, Danish, French, and Spanish. This has thus made him known and appreciates globally. He has done countless films. He has been recognized for the efforts that have been put in. He was awarded the Royal Foundation of Sweden's Cultural Award in 1954, was made a Commandeur des Arts ET des Lettres in 2005, and was named a Chevalier de la Legion d' honour on October 17, in the year 2012. Max Von Sydow has appeared in well over a hundred films and TV shows. He was noted for his appearances in the films and series "Seventh Seal", "The Apple War","Flash Gordon","The Greatest Story Ever Told","The Exorcist" , "James Bond: Never Say Never Again" , "Game of Thrones", "Minority Report", " Robin Hood" etc. He had started his acting career from the year 1949 and still continues to entertain all without losing that unique skill to get his audience immersed in his grace for acting. The many years of acting have thus certainly affected him in a good way. In his early days, Max von Sydow had started off as an Irish professor. He had never comprehended that he would end up being plastered into the screens in countless countries. The many awards that have been bestowed upon him cannot be even counted, For it takes too long a time to get all the awards and the sectors in order. This legendary actor has a flair for acting and expressing that keeps his audience on tip toes, and he never fails to surprise his audience by bringing new experiments into his acting style.

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Nathanael Baring

Nathanael Nicholas Baring was born on July 30, 1990. He was born in London, the capital of England. The Britisher stands at 5 feet 11 inches tall, has black colored hair and amber-colored eyes. He played the character of ‘Baku’ in 10000 BC starring Steven Strait, Camilla Belle, and Cliff Curtis. The film which released on March 7, 2008, was written and directed by Roland Emmerich. Emmerich decided to cast relatively unknown actors in the film because he felt that a star would ruin the pre-historic setting of the film and this decision helped to keep the budget of the film low as well. The film mainly received ‘below average’ reviews from critics who stated the film lacked a firm screenplay and runs for more than hundred minutes only because of its visual appeal. It has a lowly rating of 5.1 on IMDB which is still respectable compared to the 8% rating on Rotten Tomatoes. Although the film was not liked by the critics, it opened to a whopping $35.8 million in its opening weekend in only U.S.A. and Canada. Overall, the film made $269.8 million against a budget of $105 million. He has made appearances in some British television daily soaps. He came in six episodes of The Bill (1984-2010). The Bill was one of the longest running continuous British television series before it ended in 2010. Jeff Stewart appeared in a whopping 872 episodes of The Bill. He even attempted a suicide when the TV series producers decided not to renew his contract. The Bill has an impressive IMDB rating of 6.6 and won all kinds of awards like BAFTA and Royal Television Society Awards. He also made two appearances in Casualty (1986). Casualty recently completed its 1000 episodes and marked its 30-year anniversary a few episodes later. It has an IMDB rating of 6.0. Casualty has been a recipient of BAFTA, Royal Television Society Awards, Writers’ Guild of Great Britain Awards and many other awards. Nathanael also made three recurring appearances in Silent Witnesses (1996). Unlike Casualty and The Bill, Silent Witnesses does not run for 52 weeks of the year continuously. Silent Witnesses has a rating of 7.8 on IMDB. The show has seen Amanda Burton, Tom Ward, William Gaminara, Liz Carr and Emilia Fox as the leading characters. Baring also appeared in two episodes of The Doctors (2000). The Doctors has an average rating of 5.2 on IMDB. The series has won Royal Television Society Awards, British Soap Awards, and many others.

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