Gary Merrill Biography
Birthday: August 2, 1915 (Leo)
Born In: Hartford, Connecticut, United States
Gary Merrill was an American film, TV, and stage artist. He began his acting career while serving in the Second World War. Starting with theater, Gary eventually stepped into TV and films. On TV, he was mostly seen in guest appearances and character roles. As a film actor, Gary had numerous movie credits under his belt. Apart from westerns and medical dramas, the acclaimed actor appeared in a number of war feature films. He delivered memorable performances in films such as 'All about Eve' and the 1966 science-fiction film 'Destination Inner Space.' He was gifted with a dense and polished voice, which made him an exceptional radio artist. He was part of a few radio adaptations of films and had also showcased his voice-over skills in the radio series 'Superman.' Gary is also remembered for his a decade-long marriage with his co-star Bette Davis. Gary was her fourth husband, while Bette was his second wife. Gary also had an affair with actor Rita Hayworth. He revealed about his relationship with Rita, his other two marriages, and his drinking habit in his autobiography.