Elyes Gabel Biography

Updated On Jun 11, 2019 Published On Jun 20, 2016
Facts of Elyes Gabel
Date of Birth: 1983 , May-8
Birth Nation: United Kingdom
Height: 6 Feet
Name Elyes Gabel
Birth Name Elyes Cherif Gabel
Nationality British
Birth Place/City Westminster, London, United Kingdom
Ethnicity White
Profession Actor
Net Worth $2 million
Eye Color Dark Brown
Face Color White
Affair with Katharine McPhee
Education Strode's College
Movies Boogeyman 3, Spooks: The Greater Good
TV Show I Love Mummy, Casualty, Game of Thrones
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Screen Actors Guild Awards nominee for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series, Elyes Gabel is an actor from the United Kingdom. He is famous for portraying the role of Dothraki Rakharo in Seasons 1 and 2 of the HBO series "Game of Thrones".

Early Life, Education

Tall and talented, Elyes Gabel was born as Elyes Cherif Gabel in early 1983 on 8 May 1983 in Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom. He is of Spanish, Dutch, Algerian, French, Anglo-Indian, Irish, and Portuguese descent.

Elyes was also raised in Manchester, UK. There he was enrolled at St. Damian's RC Science College. As he was interested in acting and drama, he took acting classes at the Oldham Theatre Workshop, the Northern Kids Theatre Company and Strodes College.

Personal Life

Elyes has never been married in his life and he doesn't have any wife till date, however, he was once found to be in the relationship with Katharine McPhee. Katharine McPhee is an actress and singer/songwriter as well.

Katharine is currently dating a 68-year-old musician David Foster. The love affair between Katharine and David was confirmed when they were spotted kissing each other. Elyes nationality is English and he has mixed ethnicity.

Career as an Actor: Movies & TV Shows

He made his on-screen debut in 2001 by starring the role of Jean-Claude Tournier in a British medical drama series Casualty. Next year he was seen playing the role of Nuff in a fantasy sitcom I Love Mummy. He got his rise in fame in 2004 after he began portraying the role of Dr. Gupreet "Guppy" Sandhu in the BBC medical drama Casualty.

He made his feature film debut in 2009 by starring the role of Ben in an American supernatural horror film Boogeyman 3. In 2011, he was seen playing the role of Dothraki Rakharo in an American fantasy drama television series Game of Thrones. He was critically acclaimed for this role.

Net Worth

He is also well known for playing the role of Administrator in an epic science fiction drama film Interstellar. For this role, he earned a salary of $181,818. His net worth is estimated to be around $2 million.

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Born in Westminster, London, England

May 8 , 1983

Tall and talented, Elyes Gabel was born as Elyes Cherif Gabel in the early 1983 in Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom. He is of Spanish, Dutch, Algerian, French, Anglo-Indian, Irish, and Portuguese descent. Elyes nationality is English and he has mixed ethnicity.

Attended Northern Kids Theatre Company

2000

Elyes was also raised in Manchester, UK. There he was enrolled at St. Damian's RC Science College. As he was interested in acting and drama, he took acting classes at the Oldham Theatre Workshop, the Northern Kids Theatre Company and Strodes College.

Began his acting career

2001

He made his on screen debut in 2001 by starring the role of Jean-Claude Tournier in a British medical drama series Casualty. Next year he was seen playing the role of Nuff in a fantasy sitcom I Love Mummy.

Appeared in the medical drama, Casualty

2004

In 2004, he was seen playing the role of Jude in the TV series Casualty. He got his rise in fame in 2004 after he began portraying the role of Dr. Gupreet "Guppy" Sandhu in the BBC medical drama Casualty.

First feature film, Boogeyman 3

2009

He made his feature film debut in 2009 by starring the role of Ben in an American supernatural horror film Boogeyman 3. Two years later, he appeared in the movies like Kingdom of Dust and Everywhere and Nowhere.

Appeared in the television series, Game of Thrones

2011

In 2011, he was seen playing the role of Dothraki Rakharo in an American fantasy drama television series Game of Thrones. He was critically acclaimed for this role. He appeared in this TV series in about seven episodes.

Earned the salary of $181,818 for this role in the movie Interstellar

2014

He is also well known for playing the role of Administrator in an epic science fiction drama film Interstellar. For this role, he earned the salary of $181,818. His net worth is estimated to be around $ 2 million dollars.

Began dating Katharine McPhee

2014

Elyes has never been married in his life and he doesn't have any wife till date but he is found to be in love with a talented lady Katharine McPhee these days. Katharine McPhee is an actress and she is also famous for being a singer and songwriter. 

Nominated in Screen Actors Guild Awards

2012

In 2012, he got nominated in Screen Actors Guild Awards for the first time in his life. He got nominated in this award that year for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series. 

Nominated in National Television Awards, UK

2005

He is also famous for playing the role of Gurpreet "Guppy" Sandhu in the TV series Casualty. For this role, he got his first nomination in National Television Awards, UK in 2005 for Most Popular Newcomer.