Basic Information About Kevin McNally
|Category||Celebrities › Actors|
|Professions||Actor, Film Score Composer, Musician|
|Date of birth||1956-04-27 (67 years old)|
|Place of birth||Bristol|
|Spouse||Phyllis Logan - (15 August 2011 - present) (1 child)|
|Height||5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)|
|Social Media||↗︎ Wikipedia ↗︎ IMDb|
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Kevin McNally roles
|Movie / Series||Role|
|Valkyrie||Dr. Carl Goerdeler (as Kevin R. McNally)|
|The Spy Who Loved Me||HMS Ranger Crewman|
|Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End||Gibbs (as Kevin R. McNally)|
|Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales||Gibbs (as Kevin R. McNally)|
|Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest||Gibbs (as Kevin R. McNally)|
|Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides||Gibbs (as Kevin R. McNally)|
|The Phantom of the Opera||Buquet (as Kevin R. McNally)|
|Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl||Joshamee Gibbs (as Kevin R. McNally)|
|Robert the Bruce||Old Sean|
|Johnny English||Prime Minister|
|The Raven||Maddux (as Kevin R. McNally)|
|The Man Who Knew Infinity||Major Percy Alexander MacMahon (as Kevin R. McNally)|
|The Long Good Friday||Irish Youth|
|La leggenda del pianista sull'oceano|
|Scoop||Mike Tinsley (as Kevin R. McNally)|
|TURN||Judge Richard Woodhull 40 episodes, 2014-2017|
|Midsomer Murders||Gerald Farquaharson / ... 2 episodes, 1999-2010|
|The Crown||Bernard Ingham 5 episodes, 2020|
|Law & Order: UK||Harry Morgan 1 episode, 2009|
|Supernatural||Frank Devereaux 4 episodes, 2011-2012|
|Agatha Christie's Marple||Detective Somerset 1 episode, 2010|
|Alleyn Mysteries||Luke Watchman 1 episode, 1993|
|Burn Notice||James Vanek 1 episode, 2012|
|Last Man Standing||1 episode, 2011|
|Fleabag||Older Man 1 episode, 2016|
|Designated Survivor||Harris Cochrane 6 episodes, 2016-2017|
|The Outpost||The Smith 6 episodes, 2018|
|Spooks||Robert Osborne (uncredited) unknown episodes|
|The Duchess of Duke Street||Tom Prince 1 episode, 1977|
|The Bill||Mr. Todd 1 episode, 1989|
|Doctor Who||Hugo Lang 4 episodes, 1984|
|CSI: Crime Scene Investigation||Steven Watt 1 episode, 2011|
|Z Cars||Jeff 1 episode, 1977|
|Bottom||Sex Shop Assistant 1 episode, 1991|
|Unforgotten||James Hollis 6 episodes, 2018|
|Count Arthur Strong||Ernest 1 episode, 2015|
|Downton Abbey||Horace Bryant 3 episodes, 2011-2012|
|Crown Court||Defence Counsel / ... 2 episodes, 1977-1982|
|Casualty||Tom Bennod 1 episode, 1987|
|Das Boot||Jack Greenwood 6 episodes, 2018-2020|
|Minder||Richards 1 episode, 1991|
|The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones||Walter Harris 1 episode, 1996|
Kevin McNally – The Life of an English Actor
Kevin McNally is a famous British actor, best known for his standout performance as Joshamee Gibbs in Disney’s ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ franchise. In this article, we will take a closer look at the life and career of Kevin McNally and also discuss his net worth, personal life, and achievements.
What is Kevin McNally’s Net Worth?
Thanks to a successful acting career, Kevin McNally has managed to accumulate a net worth of $1 million. Most of his wealth has come from his lucrative film and television career.
Early life and education
Kevin Robert McNally was born on April 27, 1956, in Bristol, England. He grew up in Birmingham, where he attended Redhill Junior School in Hay Mills and Mapledene Junior School in Sheldon. He continued his studies at Central Grammar School for Boys, on Gressel Lane in Tile Cross in Birmingham.
At the age of 16, McNally got into professional acting work at the Birmingham Repertory Theatre. Later, he earned a scholarship to study drama at the prestigious Royal Academy of Dramatic Art and won the Best Actor Bancroft Gold Medal for his stage performance in 1975.
McNally’s professional on-screen debut occurred when he played a crewman in James Bond’s 1977 film ‘The Spy Who Loved Me’. Throughout his career so far, McNally’s range has consisted of both theatre and film performances.
Some notable stage performances through London’s West End include his appearance as Alan Bennett alongside Maggie Smith in ‘The Lady in the Van’ and opposite Juliette Binoche in ‘Naked.’ He also played the role of Richard in Terry Johnson’s ‘Dead Funny’ at the Savoy Theatre.
In addition to his stage work, McNally has acted in a variety of films, including ‘The Long Good Friday,’ ‘Not Quite Paradise,’ ‘The Berlin Affair,’ ‘Spice World,’ ‘Entrapment,’ ‘When the Sky Falls,’ ‘High Heels and Low Lifes,’ ‘Decrypted,’ and ‘Painted Beauty.’
Aside from stage and film performances, Kevin McNally’s television appearances are just as notable, with appearances on ‘Wuthering Heights,’ ‘New Tricks,’ ‘Downton Abbey,’ ‘Burn Notice,’ and ‘Turn: Washington Spies.’ Some of his more recent television shows include the likes of Disney’s ‘The ABC Murders’ and blockbuster Netflix releases such as ‘The Crow’ & ‘Doctor Who.’
Pirates of the Caribbean
Perhaps McNally’s most memorable role is that of Joshamee Gibbs, Captain Jack Sparrow’s right-hand man in Disney’s ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ franchise. This role brought McNally worldwide recognition and praise from both fans and critics alike.
His performance was a crucial element in the success of the movies, and he has become known as one of the franchise’s most iconic characters. McNally went on to reprise his role as Gibbs in four other films in the series.
Kevin McNally has two children – Peter and Rachel – with his former partner, actress Stevie Harris. Later, he married his current partner, another actress named Phyllis Logan, in 2011, with whom he has a son named David, born in 1996. McNally and his family are based in Chiswick, London.
Achievements and Awards
Throughout his acting career, Kevin McNally has received numerous awards and nominations including the Tony Award, Laurence Olivier Award, and Screen Actors Guild Awards for his work as a supporting actor in ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’.
McNally continues to be a critically acclaimed performer, earning nominations and top-notch reviews for many of his professional performances. Even though he is not working as much on stage today, he still actively engages in film and television roles when they come up.
Kevin McNally’s contribution to the entertainment industry is undeniable. From humble beginnings making his professional debut on stage at Birmingham’s Repertory Theatre to being a regular cast member of Disney’s ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ franchise, McNally has strived to create thought-provoking experiences for audiences while enjoying every step along the way.
From playing Ben Gunn in ‘Treasure Island’ to voicing characters for video game franchises such as ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ and ‘Assassin’s Creed,’ McNally has dedicated his heart and soul to becoming one of the most talented performers in the industry.
Regardless of what he’s working on, Kevin McNally’s legendary status as an actor both in his homeland and worldwide is certainly deserved.
Interesting Facts about Kevin McNally
- Due to his broad frame, scowling face, and growly, pirate-like voice he is frequently cast as henchmen, brutes, and working-men in period films.
- Early screen appearance in the James Bond film The Spy Who Loved Me (1977) as the HMS Ranger Crewman speaking the very first line.
- Made his directorial debut in a short film entitled "Lucky", which also features his partner, Phyllis Logan.
- Has a daughter, Rachel, from his relationship with Stevie Harris, and a son, David, from his relationship with Phyllis Logan.
- He has twice played a conspirator in Nazi Germany, once on each side. In "Conspiracy," he played Martin Luther, one of the government officials at the Wannsee Conference secretly plotting the "final solution." In "Valkyrie", he played one of the members of a secret group of German officers and politicians plotting the overthrow of Hitler.
- Has acted in both the Doctor Who franchise and the Eon James Bond franchise.
- He is the only actor to appear in both Doctor Who (1963) and Supernatural (2005).
- On Broadway in New York starring in "Hamlet" with Jude Law at the Broadhurst Theatre. [September 2009]
- He has played two British Prime Ministers: the unnamed Prime Minister in Johnny English (2003) and Harold Wilson in Legend (2015).
- Between August and October 2017, played the title role in Shakespeare's Globe Theatre production of King Lear in London.