Max Gail
Max Gail
Celebrated Name: Max Gail
Real Name/Full Name: Maxwell Trowbridge Gail Jr.
Gender: Male
Age: 81 years old
Birth Date: 5 April 1943
Birth Place: Detroit, Michigan, U.S.
Nationality: American
Height: 1.83m
Weight: 75 kgs
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: In a relationship
Wife/Spouse (Name): Willie Bier (died. 1986) Nan (m. 1989-2000)
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): Yes (India, Maxwell & Grace)
Dating/Girlfriend (Name): Yes (Chris Kaul since 2007)
Is Max Gail Gay?: No
Profession: Actor
Salary: $15,000 Monthly
Net Worth in 2024: $8 Million
Last Updated: May 2024

Max Gail is a renowned American actor who has been featured in several acting roles ranging from film, television as well as stage roles. His popularity came in the sitcom known as Barney Miller that ran from 1975 to 1982 through the role he played as a Detective Stan known as ‘Wojo’ Wojciehowicz.

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Early Life & Biography

Max Gail was born on 5th April 1943 in Detroit , Michigan, in the United States. He is a son of a businessman known as Maxwell Trowbridge Gail, together with his mother known as Mary Elizabeth (nee Scanlon). Additionally, he has a twin sister known as Mary Gail, with whom they were raised together during his childhood in Grosse Ile, Michigan.

Gail went to Williams College for his studies but later became a tutor before he became an actor at the University of Liggett School.

Age, Height, Weight and Body Measurements

Being born on 5 April 1943, Max Gail is 81 years old as of today’s date 23rd May 2024. His height is 1.83m tall, and weight is 75 kgs.

Personal Life: wife, girlfriend, dating, divorce, kids

Gail’s first marriage was in 1983 when he tied knots with his wife, known as Willie Bier. However, his first wife died in the year 1986 of cancer.

The death of his wife gave him the inspiration to become the narrator of a documentary known as Hoxsey: When Healing Becomes a Crime in the year 1988, which was an alternative medicine film documentary. Together with his first wife, Willie Bier, they were blessed with a daughter known as India Gail.

After the death of his first wife, Max Gail later married his second wife known as Nan, with whom they got blessed with two children known as Grace Gail and Maxwell Gail. Nevertheless, they separated in the year 2000. Thereafter, Max Gail has been known to be in a relationship since 2007 with Chris Kaul.


Max Gail’s career commenced in the early 1970s, whereby he began being featured in a play known as One Flew Over the Cuckoos Nest that got performed in the Little Fox Theatre.

Seeing that he was having success in his acting career, he commenced going for on-screen roles auditioning as well, after which in the year 1971, he got featured in a film known as The Organization as well as other appearances in the same year.

His popularity mainly came through the sitcom known as barney Miller where he was featured in the role of Det. Stan ‘wojo’ Wojciehowicz. This sitcom ran through the period 1975 to the year 1982. His other one of the best feature film roles was one he placed in the year 1983 in D.C. Cab, where he took the role of Harold, the D.C. Cab taxi company.

After this, he became a director of several episodes as Maxwell Gail in the Barney Miller. In the year 1984, Max got featured in the monodrama The Babe on Broadway.

He got featured in other TV series such as Whiz Kids in 1983 as an investigative reporter, which has led people to think that he has ever been in the military. Later, he got featured in the short-lived known as Normal Life in 1990 and a TV Series known as Sons & Daughters in 2006.

In addition to this, all through his career life, he has made several guest appearances on several TV shows.

Awards & Achievements

Having acted for a long period all through his career to his current age, Max Gail has had much success, which has made him get awarded as well as nominated for several awards following his contribution through his acting skills. Below are some of the awards associated with Max Gail.

  • Several nominations on Grammy as well as Emmy Awards.
  • Won 2 Primetime Awards and 1 Emmy Awards

Net Worth & Salary of Max Gail in 2024

Max Gail Net Worth
Max Gail Net Worth

As of May 2024, Max Gail has an estimated net worth of $8 Million. This comes from the fortunes he has made all through his acting career. He has never declared his retirement from the film industry despite his old age making him one of the oldest actors in the film industry. He is believed to be earning a monthly salary of $15,000.

Despite being one of the oldest actors in the film industry, Max Gail has not yet declared his retirement from the acting industry. As a result, he is still expected to keep shining in the industry and doing what he does best. His career has always been on the move, following his passion for acting.


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