Mel Columcille Gerard Gibson was born on January 3, 1956, in New York. Mel made his big-screen debut in 1977 with the film Summer City. Two years later he starred in the first part of the cult trilogy, Mad Max. Gibson is considered the first actor of Australian descent to receive a million dollars for starring in a movie.
In 1980, Gibson married Robyn Moore, and the couple had 7 children together. Unfortunately, in 2009 Robyn filed for divorce. Due to "unrecognizable differences", this ended up being the most expensive divorce in Hollywood history. If you wanna learn more about Mel Gibson, check out the video above!