Michael Gambon

Biography: After joining the National Theatre, under the Artistic Directorship of Sir Laurence Olivier, Michael went on to appear in a number of leading roles in plays written by Alan Ayckbourn. His career was catapulted in 1980 when he took the lead role in John Dexter's production of Galileo. Since then Michael has regularly appeared at the Royal National Theatre and the RSC. Roles include, King Lear, Othello, Mark Anthony and Volpone. He was described by the late Sir Ralph Richardson as being 'The Great Gambon' and he is now considered to be one of the British theatre's leading lights.

Michael Gambon's Scores

Average career score: 67
Highest Metascore: 90 Gosford Park
Lowest Metascore: 39 High Heels and Low Lifes
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 21 out of 26
  2. Negative: 1 out of 26
26 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
84 The Insider Nov 5, 1999 Thomas Sandefur 8.8
39 High Heels and Low Lifes Oct 26, 2001 Kerrigan 8.7
73 The Wings of the Dove Nov 7, 1997 Lionel Croy, Kate's Father 8.5
65 Sleepy Hollow Nov 19, 1999 Baltus Van Tassel 8.3
88 The King's Speech Nov 26, 2010 King George V 8.3
83 Fantastic Mr. Fox Nov 13, 2009 Franklin Bean 8.2
77 Paddington Jan 16, 2015 Uncle Pastuzo 8.2
65 Amazing Grace Feb 23, 2007 Lord Charles Fox 8.1
67 Open Range Aug 15, 2003 Denton Baxter 8.1
87 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 Jul 15, 2011 Albus Dumbledore 7.9
65 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part I Nov 19, 2010 Albus Dumbledore 7.5
53 The Book of Eli Jan 15, 2010 George 7.3
65 Being Julia Oct 15, 2004 Jimmie Langton 7.2
62 The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou Dec 10, 2004 Oseary Drakoulias 7.2
78 Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince Jul 15, 2009 Professor Albus Dumbledore 7.0
44 Mary Reilly Feb 23, 1996 Mary's Father 7.0
90 Gosford Park Dec 26, 2001 William McCordle 6.6
61 The Good Shepherd Dec 22, 2006 Dr. Fredericks 6.5
64 Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow Sep 17, 2004 Editor Paley 6.3
71 Deep Blue Jun 3, 2005 Narrator 6.2
64 Quartet Dec 28, 2012 Cast / Cedric / Cedric / Cedric Livingston 6.2
49 The Good Night Oct 5, 2007 Alan Weigert 6.1
69 The Last September Apr 21, 2000 Sir Richard Naylor 6.0
56 Sylvia Oct 17, 2003 Professor Thomas 5.8
tbd Le ch√Ęteau des singes Jan 26, 2001 Master Martin tbd
62 A Man of No Importance Dec 22, 1994 Ivor J. Carney tbd
77 London - The Modern Babylon Jun 4, 2013 Narrator tbd