Place of Birth: Laleham, Middlesex, England
Date of Birth: 4 February, 1970
*Indian, Ashkenazi Jewish (father)
Gabrielle Anwar is a British actress. She is the daughter of Tariq Anwar, a film producer and editor, and Shirley Hills, an actress.
Gabrielle’s father was born in Delhi, in India, to an Austrian Jewish mother and an Indian father. Gabrielle’s mother is English.
Gabrielle’s paternal grandparents are Rafiq Anwar and Edith Reich (the daughter of Otto Reich and Else Enter).
In a 2010 interview, she said:
“Considering my lineage, I am surprised no one has offered me work in a Hindi film yet”.
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