Victor Garber Biography


Victor Garber is a Canadian actor and singer who has appeared in various shows, movies and on stage down the years. He is already well off in his sixties and has had a huge career with various movies. You might remember him for his appearances in “Titanic” (1997) and “Sweeny Todd: The Demon Barger of Fleet Street” (2007). He also had some memorable roles on TV with a regular appearance as Jack Bristow on “Alias”. Currently he is playing one of the lead roles on “DC’s Legends of Tomorrow” as Dr. Martin Stein.

Victor Garber had a good career in theatre. He started with a role of Jesus in 1972 on “Godspell”. He also appeared in Los Angeles in “Noises Off”. Victor also did a lot of performing on Broadway and has been credited for his achievement numerous times. He won four Tony Awards and has also opened the Tony Award program in 1994.


Victor Garber in “Legends of Tomorrow”

In films, Victor Garber has had numerous roles. Perhaps the most successful film that he appeared on was James Cameron’s “Titanic” where he played the shipbuilder Thomas Andrews. His other memorable performances include movies such as “Sleepless in Seattle” (1993), “Annie” (1999), “Legally Blonde” (2001) and “Tuck Everlasting” (2002). He even has a voice role in DC’s animated movie called “Green Lantern: First Flight,” where he gave his voice to the villain Sinestro. Victor’s most recent movies include “Argo” (2012) and “Big Game” (2014).

Victor Garber also had a lot of success on TV. There are numerous appearances on both Canadian and American shows that he has been a part of. His first leading role was on “I Had Three Wives” back in 1985. His other more memorable performance include Jack Bristow on ABC’s “Alias”, “Justice”. “Eli Stone” and even appeared on “Glee” in a few episodes. Currently, he is a part of CW’s Arrowverse where he portrays Dr. Martin Stein, or one half of the hero Firestorm. He has a main role in “DC’s Legends of Tomorrow” and he also appeared in other related shows such as “Arrow” and “Supergril”.


Victor Garber in “The Flash”

Victor Garber Net Worth and Salary

Victor Garber is a veteran of acting and has been on the business for a long time. There are many movies and shows that you can recognize him in. Whether he plays a leading role or a minor character, his performances are always memorable. Because of that he was able to gather a net worth of 5 million dollars in total.

Victor Garber Partner and Family

Victor Garber is a private man and does not really talk about his relationships and affairs. But in 2012 he came out and talked for the first time about his sexual orientation. He declared himself as homosexual and explained that most of the people know that he is gay, but that he prefers not to talk about it in public. Either way, Victor has been in a relationship with Rainer Andreesen since 2000. The two of them officially got married in Canada in October 2015. The news of their marriage has been announced on his Instagram page first.


Victor Garber and Rainer Andreesen

Victor Garber Age

Victor Garber was born in London, Ontario in Canada. His birthday is on March 16, 1949, which means that he is now 68 years old. His parents were father Joseph Garber and his mother was Hope Garber, who was also a singer and an actress and even had her own show. He also has a brother named Nathan and a sister called Alisa. Victor attended Ryerson Elementary School and started acting at the age of 9 when he enrolled in the children’s program of the Grand Theatre. At the age of 16 he started going to the University of Toronto’s Hart House where he was taught by Robert Gill. It is what eventually led him to where he is now.


Victor Garber (old photo)

Height and Weight

Victor Garber has already passed his middle ages and is steadily venturing to his late years. But he is still as vigorous as he once was when it comes to acting. He is very active and does not mind doing more roles. Staying fit is what helps him maintain his style and he stands at 183 cm tall and weighs 86 kg.

Victor Garber Music Career

Victor Garber enjoyed a semi-successful music career as well. This was way back in 1967 when Victor was still trying to make it as a solo folk singer. He had minor success that way but eventually formed a group called The Sugar Shoppe. The group did okay and had some interesting achievements during its existence. They managed to climb into the Canadian Top 40 during 1967 and also stayed in the Top 100 in 1968. Their greatest success was performing on “The Ed Sullivan Show” and “The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson”.

Nationality and Ethnicity

Victor Garber is Canadian by nationality but his background is rather different. He is of Russian Jewish descent according to his ancestors and mother and father. He belongs to the Caucasian ethnic group.

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Born:,March 16 1949
Profession:,Actor and Singer
Net Worth:,$5 million
Hair Color:,White
Eye Color:,Brown
Height:,183 cm
Weight:,86 kg
Married to:,Rainer Andreesen
Affair with:,N/A
Birth Sign:,Pisces
Education:,Ryerson Elementary School and the University of Toronto’s Hart House

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