George Hamilton Biography
George Hamilton is an American movie and Television actor born on August 12, 1939. He was born in Memphis, Tennnessee but grew up in Blytheville, Arkansas. He belongs to American nationality and white ethnicity. He attended Palm Beach High School where he was awarded with scholastic, athletic and performing arts awards. The impressive personality and exceedingly handsome look of him became the leading qualities on choosing his career objective. He saw the early opportunity to feature in a movie and moved to Los Angeles in the late 1950s.
The handsome and talented actor made on-screen debut in Crime and Punishment U.S.A in 1959. His performance in the movie, earned him the Golden Globe Award for New Star of the Year and even got nominated for BAFTA Award for Best Foreign Actor but went on to win the award couple of years later from the movie The Light in the Piazza. The talented actor had to wait quite a while to feature in leading role in blockbuster movie Love at First Bite in 1979 and got nominated for Golden Globe Award for Best Actor. In 2003, he hosted the reality Television show The Family on ABC for just a season. He was the executive producer of the My One and Only in 2009 which basically based on his childhood stories and his relationship with his mother. In 2015, he appeared in a TV program Celebrity Wife Swap along with his ex-wife Alana Hamilton.
The actor was in relationship with Lnyda Bird Johnson, daughter of US President Lyndon B. Johnson in 1966 but separated soon. He then married to actress Alana Stewart in 1972 but soon got divorced with his wife right after the birth of their son Ashley Hamilton in 1975. He also has another son Thomas Hamilton born on 1999 whose mother is believed to be his ex-girlfriend Kimberly Blackford. The net worth of the actor is just above 20 million Dollars.
Born in Memphis, Tennesse
He was born in Memphis, Tennessee on August 12, 1939. He is the eldest son of George "Spike" Hamilton and Anne Stevens. He was awarded with scholastic, athletic and best performing arts awards during his time at Palm Beach High School.Edit
Won Golden Globe Award
George Hamilton made on-screen debut with Crime and Punishment U.S.A IN 1959. His role in the movie became sensation and went on to win Golden Globe Award for New Star of the Year and nominated for BAFTA Award for Best Foreign Actor as well.Edit
Married to actress Alana Stewart
After disappointing end to the realtionship with Lynda Bird Johnson who was the daughter of President Lyndon B. Johnson, he then had an affair with the beautiful actress Alana Stewart. They soon decided to wed each other and finally tied knuts in 1972.Edit
Divorced Alana Stewart
The marriage didn't even last for 3 years when the couple decided to get separated. They share a son Ashley Hamilton together born on 1974. After their divorce, Ashley stayed with his father George. Even after the divorce, the ex-couple was spotted on numerous occassions.Edit
Featured in the Blockbuster movie Love at First Bite
The famous actor starred in the movie Love at First Bite in 1979 which was based on Dracula. The box-office collection of the movie was considerably huge. He even got nominated for Golden Globe Award for Best Actor from the movie.Edit
Hosted a TV Show The Family
After becoming the huge sensation in movie industry, the actor started hosting a reality TV series The Family on ABC. The program featured 10 members from Italian-American family and the winner would be awarded with 1 million USD.Edit
Produced a movie My One and Only
George Hamilton was a executive producer of the movie Me One and Only in 2009. The movie was completely based on the true story of his life, mainly focused on the early age and his relationship with mother.Edit
Net worth of 20 million USD
The involvement of the talented actor is never restricted in one or two fields. He never hesitated to try something out of comfort zone. With his involvement at numerous fields, he has managed to assemble the huge net worth of just above 20 million USD.Edit