Martin Rabbett

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Actor, Celebrity Partner (1962)
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Relationship Timeline Of Martin Rabbett

Ex-husband : Richard Chamberlain
Martin Rabbett Married To Richard Chamberlain In 1984 And Divorced In 2010.

Martin Rabbett is a producer and actor who is mostly known for his significant works including Allan Quatermain and the Lost City of Gold (1986), Island Son (1989), and Finite Water (2019). In addition to his own career, he is better known as the long-term partner of famous American actor and singer, Richard Chamberlain.

Martin was born Martin Allen Rabbett in the United States in the year 1962. He holds American citizenship and belongs to the white ethnicity. For his education, he is a graduate of Punahou School which is located in Honolulu, Hawaii.

Martin Rabbett: Same-Sex Marriage with Gay Ex-Partner, Richard Chamberlain

Martin Rabbett, who is homosexual like Ben Daniels, first met his boyfriend, Richard Chamberlain in 1977. The ex-couple first met through Tennessee Williams.

The Longest Homosexual Marriages of Martin Rabbett and Richard Chamberlain
Image: Martin Rabbett and Richard Chamberlain
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After that, Martin and Richard soon started dating. Following their initial journey as a couple, the ex-married couple dedicated themselves to bringing their relationship into the next phase. 

The couple who have 20 years of age gap tied the knot at an intimate ceremony in 1984. The two shared many cheerful memories during their long-term relationship. Martin has in fact worked for more than a decade as Richard's trustee to secure his future assets.

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Rabbett and Chamberlain starred together in films including Allan Quatermain and The Lost City of Gold. The ex-spouses played the character of the brothers in both films. 

Martin and Richard have shared their happy matrimony for about three decades. The main reason behind Chamberlain and Rabbett's lengthy married life was their shared passion.

When did Martin Rabbett and Richard Chamberlain divorce?

Having been together for 33 years, Richard Chamberlain and Martin Rabbett formally parted ways in early 2010. When George Richard moved to Los Angeles for his new role collection, their marriage came to an end.

 The Gay Couple,  Martin Rabbett and Richard Seperated After Three Decades
Caption: The Gay Couple,  Martin Rabbett and Richard Separated After Three Decades
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The son of Elsa Winnifred and Charles Axiom Chamberlain, Richard said they no longer live together. But the ex-partners are much better friends than they've ever been. 

Chamberlain added, "So I’m in the business of advising people who are married, etc., to get another house.”

Past Love Affair of Richard Chamberlain

The gay actor, Richard Chamberlain, in his late 80s, first met the director, Wesley Eure, in the early 1970s. They began dating back in 1973 when Richard was 41 and Eure was 24. According to some sources, the gay partners remained together until their 1976 breakup.

Richard Chamberlain and his ex-husband, Martin Rabbett, attended a Birthday party together.
Richard Chamberlain and his ex-husband, Martin Rabbett, attended a Birthday party together. Source: Instagram

Besides that, the star of The Thorn Birds, Richard, also dated an American actress, Chris Noel. Chris and Richard dated from 1964 to 1965.

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Chamberlain also shared a relationship with the late actress Sharon Hugueny in 1962. Sadly, Sharon died on July 3, 1996.

How Rich is Martin Rabbett? Net Worth & Assets

Working in the industry for decades, Martin Rabbett has certainly made a lot of money for sure. Martin's net worth is estimated to be over $900 Thousand throughout his writing and acting career. 

Rabbett worked as Richard Chamberlain's manager as well. So, he undoubtedly had some benefits from his ex-husband's success.

 Martin Rabbett's Ex Partner, Richard Chamberlain
Photo: Martin Rabbett's Ex-Partner, Richard Chamberlain
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Martin's ex-partner, Richard, has an impressive worth of $20 million. The 1.85 m tall Richard has amassed this staggering estate from his career as a stage and screen actor and singer. 

Chamberlain made his breakthrough portraying Dr. Kildare's lead role in the eponymous TV series (NBC / MGM, 1961-1966) 

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