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Scottish actor and model
David Gant is ...
|Age||79 years, 6 months|
|Sex or gender||male|
|Occupation||actor, model and television actor|
About David Gant
David Gant: The Scottish Actor and Model Who Defied the Odds
David Gant was born on December 31, 1943, in Aberdeen, Scotland. He grew up in a working-class family and was the first in his family to attend university. Despite facing financial difficulties, Gant pursued his passion for acting and eventually became a successful actor and model.
Gant's career began in the 1970s when he appeared in various British television shows, including "Doctor Who" and "The Professionals." He also had small roles in films such as "Superman" and "Time Bandits." However, it was his role as the villainous Dr. Sweet in Terry Gilliam's "Brazil" that brought him international recognition.
Throughout the 1980s and 1990s, Gant continued to work in film and television, appearing in "Highlander," "The Bill," and "The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles." He also became a successful model, working for brands such as Armani and Calvin Klein.
Despite his success, Gant faced challenges in the industry due to his age and accent. In an interview with The Scotsman, he stated, "I'm not a young, good-looking guy, and I don't have a London accent. I'm not what they're looking for."
However, Gant continued to defy the odds and work in the industry. In recent years, he has appeared in films such as "The Lobster" and "The Death of Stalin."
Off-screen, Gant is known for his activism and support of various charities, including the British Heart Foundation and the Scottish Refugee Council.
David Gant's career is a testament to his perseverance and talent. Despite facing obstacles, he has continued to work in the industry and inspire others to pursue their passions.
- "David Gant: The Scottish actor who's always the villain." The Scotsman. https://www.scotsman.com/arts-and-culture/film-and-tv/david-gant-scottish-actor-whos-always-villain-1421289
- "David Gant." IMDb. https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0304437/
- "David Gant: From Aberdeen to Hollywood." Press and Journal. https://www.pressandjournal.co.uk/fp/nostalgia/2769465/david-gant-from-aberdeen-to-hollywood/
Films - which cast members have died?
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1995 American epic drama directed by Mel Gibson
1985 dystopian film by Terry Gilliam
1982 epic biographical film
The Red Violin
1998 Canadian drama film
The Messenger: The Story of Joan of Arc
1999 film by Luc Besson
1992 film by Richard Attenborough
The Draughtsman's Contract
1982 film by Peter Greenaway
1982 film by Blake Edwards
The Most Reluctant Convert: The Untold Story of C.S. Lewis
2021 film directed by Norman Stone
1982 American spy film
2004 French adventure family film
The Bad Education Movie
2015 film by Elliot Hegarty
1995 historical drama film directed by Michael Hoffman
Dracula II: Ascension
2003 film by Patrick Lussier
2003 film by Nigel Dick
2004 film by Paco Plaza
The Wicked Lady
1945 film by Michael Winner
G:MT – Greenwich Mean Time
1999 film by John Strickland
2014 German thriller horror genre film by Michael David Pate
Bearskin: An Urban Fairytale
1989 film by Ann Guedes und Eduardo Guedes
Wish You Were Here
2005 Spanish drama/thriller film directed by Darryn Welch
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