Gabriel-Kane Day-Lewis is the son of Daniel Day-Lewis and Isabelle Adjani. Born into a family famous for their achievements in acting, the 28-year-old is a name to watch in Hollywood. Let’s get to know Gabriel-Kane better.
His Early Life and Family
Born in New York City, Gabriel-Kane spent his early years in Paris. At the age of 13, his life took a turn when he moved to the Irish countryside to live among his father’s relatives. He later moved back to New York City at 16.
Later in his life, Gabriel-Kane attended Berklee College of Music in Boston. However, he faced challenges in keeping up with the academic demands. This led him to leave the institution.
Gabriel-Kane’s father, Daniel Day-Lewis, is known for his roles in ‘There Will Be Blood,’ ‘Phantom Thread,’ and ‘Gangs of New York,’ and won three Academy Awards for Best Actor. His mother, Isabelle Adjani, also won five César Awards.
He is the stepson of Rebecca Miller, who is the daughter of playwright Arthur Miller. Arthur Miller was Marilyn Monroe’s third husband, so Gabriel-Kane has a family connection with Monroe through his stepmother.
Career in Modeling, Acting, and Music
Before venturing into acting, Gabriel-Kane was a model, working with brands like Ermenegildo Zegna and Balmain.
His transition to acting wasn’t immediate; he had a six-year period of auditions without landing a significant role. He was then featured in ‘Terror on the Prairie,’ which marked a new phase in his career. He is also set to star in the upcoming crime thriller ‘Tangiers by Friday.‘
Back when he was a child, Gabriel-Kane played a supporting role in Benoît Jacquot’s 2002 French-language drama ‘Adolphe‘ as well.
A self-taught musician, he has been involved in music from a young age, playing instruments like the guitar and piano. His music ventures were of experimentation and exploration, and Gabriel-Kane has released some of his songs on YouTube, including a rap produced by J. Cole. Although the video is taken down, you can listen to the song here.
His Personal Life
Gabriel-Kane has had financial independence since the age of 19.
He has a passion for tattoos, and he got his first at the age of 16. Currently, there are a great number of tattoos on his body.
As of now, his social media accounts remain unknown, so he’s leading a private life.