Maxwell Gail

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Actor (1943)
Thu Jun 16 2022
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Relationship Timeline Of Maxwell Gail

Wife : Nan Harris
Maxwell Gail Married To Nan Harris In 1989.
Ex-wife : Willie Beir
Maxwell Gail Married To Willie Beir In 1983 And Divorced In 1986.

Maxwell Trowbridge Gail Jr, a.k.a. Max Gail is an American actor well known for his credits in stage, films, and televisions such as Barney Miller, Forest Warrior, Deadly Target, and much more.

Gail was born on 5th April 1943 in Detroit, Michigan, United States of America. Born to his American parents Maxwell Trowbridge Gail and Mary Elizabeth, he is of White ethnicity and holds an American nationality. 

Gail's first wife, Willie died of cancer

In 1983, the American actor tied the knot with former wife, Willie Bier. The couple stayed together for almost three years until his wife's death due to cancer. 

In their three years of togetherness, Gail and Willie had a daughter named India Gail (born in 1984). The experience Max gained from the tragedy inspired him to narrate the alternative medicine documentary film titled Hoxsey: When Healing Becomes a Crime

Max now lives with his second wife, Nan

After his wife's death, Gail stayed single for three years until he met his present wife, Nan Harris. The pair soon fell in love and started dating.

Max exchanged his wedding vows with Nan Harris in 1989 in a secret ceremony among their friends and family members. Since the nuptials, Gail and Nan share two children, a son Maxwell Gail (born in 1990), and a daughter named Grace Gail.

Maxwell with his first wife on the left and with the second wife on the right
Image: Maxwell with his first wife on the left and with the second wife on the right
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Since the marriage, Max, along with his Nan Harris and children, are living together free of rumors and controversies.

Began career as a theater artist

Soon after graduating from Williams College, he worked as an instructor at the University Liggett School. 

In 1970, Gail did his acting debut at the Little Fox Theatre based in San Francisco, as Chief Bromden. Later in 1973, he reprised the role at the New York stage debut.

Stepped into the television and film industry

After working at the theatre for a few years, Gail enrolled in the television industry. One of Gail's best appearance was as Det. Stan "Wojo" Wojciehowicz in the television series Barney Miller. The series ran from 1975-1982.

The Max has made his appearance in numerous television shows such as D.C. Cab, The Babe on Broadway, Whiz Kids, and more to mention. In 2013, Maxwell portrayed in his first film titled 42 as Burt Shotton. 

Max while portraying in the movie 42
Photo: Max while portraying on the movie 
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His recent work includes the recast portrayal of Mike Corbin in an American daytime television General Hospital, where Ignacio Serricchio also portrayed as Diego Alcazar.

How much net worth does Maxwell Gail accumulate?

The famous actor from Barney Miller makes decent money from his acting career. To date, he has worked for many sitcoms, movies, and theater productions, which has probably added a good fortune to his current net worth.

As per some, the average salary of an American actor ranges from $38,000 to $81,000 every year. Hence we can assume the yearly wage of Maxwell. Gail's total net worth is estimated to be $6 million as of 2020, which is more than another American actor David Alpay.

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