Gabrielle Anwar

Actor Biography

Born in Berkshire, England, the endearing and accomplished Gabrielle Anwar has over 45 film and television performances to her credit in both Europe and the States, including her breakout film Scent of a Woman, where she was whisked off her feet into an acclaimed tango with Al Pacino. 

Anwar has taken on the roles of a vast array of characters: from the blind diving horse circus performer in Disney's biopic Wild Hearts Can't Be Broken to the risqué royal in Showtime's The Tudors, to the supercilious counterpart to Noah Wyle in TNT's The Librarian II.  And from the fatal object of desire in Things to Do in Denver When You're Dead to the regal Queen Anne in The Three Musketeers. She has also shown her versatility as an expat party girl in BBC's adaptation of Mortimer's Summer's Lease and as the coquette-pursuing Dermott Mulroney and Hope Davis in the independent feature The Family Tree. Anwar most recently played gun-toting Fiona on the hit show Burn Notice.

When not working, Anwar enjoys spending time with her husband, three children, canine, feline, and equine menagerie. She also maintains an art studio, a yoga practice, a garden, a green lifestyle and has a slew of literature in the works.