29 July 1958
Since 1984 he has appeared in films, including The Masks of Death (1984), Biggles (1986), A Hazard of Hearts (1987), Rambo III (1988), A Ghost in Monte Carlo (1990), Legacy (1990), Army of Darkness (1992), and Freebird (2008), on television (Including Doctor Who in Battlefield in 1989), and in commercials. He has also worked in the theatre, including playing the young Viscount Goring in Oscar Wilde's An Ideal Husband with the Middle Ground Theatre Company on their national tour in 2000. In 2006, Gilbert starred as Jordan Power in the world premiere of Starry Starry Night, at The Mill at Sonning.
After graduating from the Mountview Theatre School in 1981, Gilbert became a founder member of the original Odyssey Theatre Company, touring London schools with productions of contemporary classics. This was followed by seasons working in the Dundee Repertory Theatre and the Library Theatre, Manchester.
Gilbert also runs his own film production company, Touch the Sky Productions, and in 2004 while making a documentary about his climbing Mount Kilimanjaro he visited the Arusha Children's Trust in Tanzania and filmed an appeal for the trust.
He has a niece called Aisha Ghafoor.
|1984||The Masks of Death||Anton von Felseck||TV movie|
|1986||Biggles||Eric von Stahlheim|
|1987||A Hazard of Hearts||Lord Justin Vulcan||TV movie|
|1990||A Ghost in Monte Carlo||Lord Robert Stanford||TV movie|
|1992||Army of Darkness||Lord Arthur|
|2015||Meet Pursuit Delange: The Movie||John Scott MP|
- Marcus Gilbert on IMDb
- Middle Ground Theatre Company
- Marcus Gilbert official website
- unofficial Marcus Gilbert fansite
- The Mill at Sonning
- The Arusha Children's Trust
- Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts
- Willi Patterson Films
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