Richard Chamberlain, who spread the magic of romance several times onscreen, has marked a name for himself in the acting industry. The actor has portrayed multiple kinds of roles in movies and television series and provided justice to each one of them. Richard Chamberlain is an American actor and singer, famous for appearing on a teen idol in the television show, ‘Dr. Kildare’.
Career and Progression:
Richard Chamberlain made his screen debut with the movie, ‘The Secret of the Purple Reef’ as Dean Christopher in 1960. In the same year, he grabbed some small roles in television series including, ‘Bourbon Street Beat,' ‘Gun Smoke’ and ‘Thriller.' His career took a new turn after he featured as Dr. James Kildare in the series, ‘Dr. Kildare’ which earned him the Best Actor in Golden Globe Award.
Similarly, Chamberlain has embraced acting abilities in several TV series and movies including, ‘The Portrait of a Lady,' ‘Lady Caroline Lamb,' ‘The Count of Monte Cristo’ and ‘The Perfect Family.' In 2015, he provided a voice for the role of the High Father in ‘Justice League: Gods and Monsters’ and appeared on ‘Twin Peaks’ this year.
How much is Richard’s Worth?
The 83 years old actor, Richard Chamberlain has reportedly garnered an enormous net worth of $20 million. The actor summoned the amount from his excellent portrayals in several movies and television series, primarily in ‘The Three Musketeers’ and ‘The Perfect Family.' Besides that, he has collected many accolades including some Golden Globe Awards for Best Actor and nominations for Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor.
Openly Gay, Richard Faced a Broken Relationship with A Partner!
Richard was previously married to his long-term partner, Martin Rabbett. Richard and his manager turned husband shared the Hawaiian dream home and marital relationship for years and unfortunately parted ways after thirty-three years. The decision of split was reportedly taken by Richard, who decided to move back to Los Angeles.
Similarly, Richard is now open about his sexuality, but similar wasn’t the case in the past. He concealed his gay sexuality for some decades and only revealed in 2003 with the fear that his revelation would ruin his career as a romantic actor.
His Bio and Family:
As per a wiki source, George Richard Chamberlain was born on March 31, 1934, in Beverly Hills, California. He is a son of Charles Axiom Chamberlain, a salesman and Elsa Winnifred. He completed his graduation from Beverly Hills High School in 1952 and then attended Pomona College. He belongs to white ethnicity and enjoys an attractive height of 6 feet 1 inches.