Mel Gibson Height Weight Age Net Worth

Mel Gibson

Mel Gibson
Photo: Georges Biard / Wikimedia Commons / CC BY-SA 3.0

Birth Date

January 3, 1956


68 years old


United States

Sun Sign


Natural hair color

Dark Brown

Eye color



5 ft 9¾ in | 177 cm

Net Worth

$425 Million


97 kg | 214 lbs


48 in | 122 cm

Shoe size

10 US | 43 EU


40 in | 102 cm

Early acting career First movie Breakthrough

Mel Columcille Gerard Gibson was born in Peekskill, New York, United States, on January 3, 1956, is an American actor.

Young Mel Gibson first started performing during his years at the National Institute of Dramatic Art in Sydney, in theater productions with Judy Davis and Geoffrey Rush.

He made his big screen debut in Australian thriller film Summer City (1977) in role as Scollop.

He got his television debut in Australian drama series The Sullivans (1976–1983) in role as Ray Henderson.

He landed his Hollywood debut in drama movie The River (1984) in role as Tom Garvey.

Mel's breakthrough performance came as "Mad" Max Rockatansky in dystopian action film Mad Max (1979).

He made his directorial debut with drama film The Man Without a Face (1993) he also starred in role as Justin McLeod.

Mel Gibson Height and Weight

How tall is Mel Gibson and what is his weight? Mel Gibson's height is 5' 9¾" іn fееt аnd іnсhеѕ or 177 іn cеntіmеtrеѕ, his weight is 214 іn pоunds or 97 іn kіlоgrаmѕ.

Mel Gibson Age

Mel Gibson is 68 years old.

Mel Gibson Net Worth

Mel Gibson net worth is around 425 million dollars.

Best Movies

He directed produced and starred as William Wallace in epic war movie Braveheart (1995), for which he won the Academy Award and the Golden Globe Award for Best Director and the Academy Award for Best Picture.

He played "Mad" Max Rockatansky in original Mad Max Trilogy:

Mad Max (1979)

Mad Max 2 (1981)

Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome (1985)

He portrayed Martin Riggs in Lethal Weapon movie series:

Lethal Weapon (1987)

Lethal Weapon 2 (1989)

Lethal Weapon 3 (1992)

Lethal Weapon 4 (1998)

He was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Drama and the Blockbuster Entertainment Award for Favorite Actor - Suspense for his role as Tom Mullen in crime thriller movie Ransom (1996).

He was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy for his role as Nick Marshall in romantic fantasy comedy film What Women Want (2000).

He directed biographical war drama film Hacksaw Ridge (2016), for which won two Academy Awards for Best Sound Mixing and Best Film Editing, also was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Director and Best Picture.

He won the Australian Film Institute Award for Best Actor in a Lead Role for his performance as Frank Dunne in war drama film Gallipoli (1981).

He directed adventure action film Apocalypto (2006), for which was nominated for the BAFTA Award for Best Film Not in the English Language.

He directed and produced biblical drama movie The Passion of the Christ (2004), for which he won a Satellite Award for Best Director and a Hollywood Film Award for Producer of the Year.

He won the Blockbuster Entertainment Award for Favorite Actor - Suspense for his role as Jerry Fletcher in political action thriller film Conspiracy Theory (1997).

He was nominated for the Blockbuster Entertainment Award for Favorite Actor - Action for his role as Porter in neo-noir crime Payback (1999).

He won the Blockbuster Entertainment Award for Favorite Actor - Drama for his role as Benjamin Martin in action war movie The Patriot (2000).

He was nominated for the Fangoria Chainsaw Award for Best Actor for his role as Father Graham Hess in drama mystery movie Signs (2002).

He was nominated for the Saturn Award for Best Actor for his role as Brett Ridgeman in neo-noir crime thriller film Dragged Across Concrete (2018).

The Bounty (1984) historical drama as Fletcher Christian

The Year of Living Dangerously (1982) romantic drama as Guy Hamilton

Tequila Sunrise (1988) crime thriller as Dale McKussic

Bird on a Wire (1990) action comedy as Rick Jarmin

Air America (1990) action comedy as Gene Ryack

Forever Young (1992) science fiction romantic drama as Daniel McCormick

The Million Dollar Hotel (2000) drama as Agent Skinner

The Beaver (2011) black comedy as Walter Black

Hamlet (1990) drama as Prince Hamlet

The Expendables 3 (2014) action thriller as Conrad Stonebanks

He voiced John Smith in animated musical romantic drama movie Pocahontas (1995).

He voiced Rocky in stop motion animated comedy film Chicken Run (2005).

Blood Father (2016) action crime thriller as John Link

Daddy's Home 2 (2017) comedy as Kurt Mayron

The Professor and the Madman (2019) biographical drama as James Murray

Fatman (2020) comedy as Chris

Force of Nature (2020) action as Ray Barrett

Waldo (2020) action thriller as Alastair Pinch

Boss Level (2020) science fiction action as Col. Clive Vento

Father Stu (2022) biographical drama as Bill Long

Bandit (2022) biographical crime as Tommy

Best TV Shows

He portrayed Rick Munro in Australian soap opera Punishment (1981).

He hosted Saturday Night Live (1989) in episode "Mel Gibson / Living Colour".

He played Officer Cox in ABC sitcom Complete Savages (2004-2005).


Attended St Leo's Catholic College in Wahroonga, New South Wales and Asquith Boys High School in North Sydney.

Studied drama at the New Zealand Drama School, Toi Whakaari in Wellington, New Zealand.

Graduated from National Institute of Dramatic Art in Sydney (1977).

Has five brothers: Donal, Kevin, Andrew, Daniel, Christopher and five sisters: Patricia, Sheila, Mary Bridget, Maura, Anne.

Has Irish and Australian ancestry.

He is first Australian actor to have been paid one million dollars for a movie role.

Close friend with actress Jodie Foster.

He owns a production company, Icon International.

He was named an honorary Officer of the Order of Australia in 1997.

Has bipolar disorder.

Has struggled with alcoholism.

Supporter of a nonprofit organization Angels at Risk.


He was married to Australian actress Robyn Denise Moore (1980-2006), they have one daughter, Hannah and six sons: Edward, Christian, William, Louis, Milo, Thomas.

He dated Nadia Lanfranconi (2012), Violet Kowal (2009) and Oksana Pochepa (2009).

Has been in relationships with Oksana Grigorieva (2008-2010) they have one daughter, Lucia.

He started dating writer Rosalind Ross in 2014, they have one son, Lars Gerard.