John Clark Gable bio | All About Clark Gable’s son
He is an American actor popularly known as being the son of Hollywood legend Williams Clark Gable.
John Clark Gable rose to fame before he began acting due to his father’s death, and now, he has become one of the most accomplished Hollywood actors.
John Clark Gable
John Clark Gable was born March 20, 1961, to William Clarke Gable and Kay Speckles in Los, Angeles California. His father, William Clark, was one of the celebrated actors of his time before his death on November 16, 1960.
John was born four months after his father’s death; he was almost a victim of a kidnap attempt at the age of one.
It prompted his mother to keep him away from the public, so information about his early life is not publicly known.
Acting and Racing Career
John started his acting career pretty slowly, and he made few appearances in television shows. His breakthrough came in 1990, where he was featured in the film “Bad Jim.”
Even though the movie was not a hit, it gave John the stepping stone he needed for more roles in the film industry. He appeared in “A Burning Passion: The Margaret Mitchell Story” in 1994 as Army Officer Terry.
His most recent screen appearance was in the 2012 sci-fi movie “Aliens from Uranus.” Most of his acting career is on minor roles in films and television shows.
Before his acting, John was a car racer. He became famous as a racer, where he obtained his rank as a class 8 truck racer competing in local competitions in California.
He initially started as a bike racer, but he switched to truck racing due to an accident in 1981.
John Clark Gable Personal Life
John Clark has been married thrice. In 1985, he married Tracy Yarro, but the marriage lasted five years before it was annulled.
Together they had two kids, Kayley Gable and Clark Gable III, who unfortunately passed away due to a drug overdose on February 22, 2019.
Kayla, on the other hand, like her brother, followed her father’s footsteps in the world of entertainment. She is a popular actress that has appeared in movies like “The Cynical Life of Harper Hall and Sunset Society.
On February 1, 1999, John gave love another chance and tied the knot with Alexandria Remain. Unfortunately, the couple divorced in 2002.
On September 5, 2020, John got married again, this time to Debra Hartsell, the pair are still together to date. Of all his three marriages, only the one with Tracy Yarro bore the actor kids.
John Clarke was arrested in 2013 for allegedly driving under the influence of alcohol and hitting several cars in Malibu. The actor had hit a vehicle whose driver followed him and called 911.
He later crashed his Ford Raptor into at least five parked cars. Fortunately, there were no reported injuries.
From acting and his previous racing career, John Clarke Gable has made a significant income. He is estimated to have a net worth of $ 5 million.