Maxton ‘Gig’ Beesley Jr. is an actor as well as a musician from England. He is best known for his incredible performance in Bodies (2004-2006) as Dr. Rob Lake as. He is also really popular for his roles in The History of Tom Jones: a Foundling (1997) as Tom Jones / Reverend Summer, Survivors (2008-2010) as Tom Price, Mad Dogs (2011-2013) as Woody, Homeland (2015) as Mike Brown, Suits (2013) as Stephen Huntley, Ordinary Lies (2015) as Mike, The Outsider (2020) as Seale Bolton. 

Quick Info
Full NameMaxton Gig Beesley Jr.
Date of BirthApril 16, 1971
Birth PlaceBurnage, Lancashire, England
Parent(s)Maxton Beesley Sr.(Father),
Chris Marlowe(Mother)
OccupationActor, Singer, Jazz Musician, Film Actor, Film Score Composer
Age49 years old
Height5 feet 10 inches (1.78 m)
Spouse(s)/Partner(s)Mica Paris(1994-1996),
Caroline Aherne(1998),
Melanie Skyes(1999),
Mel B(2000-2002),
Susie Amy(2004-2007),
Jenn Thayer(Married,2009)
ChildrenSabrina and Isabella(Daughters)
Net worth$5 Million

Early Life and Bio

Max Beesley was born on the 16th of April, 1971 in Burnage, Lancashire, England. His father’s name is Maxton Beesley Sr. and his mother’s real name is not known but her stage name was Chris Marlowe. His father worked as a professional jazz drummer as well as an actor while his mother worked as a jazz singer. Sadly, his parents divorced each other when he was just a small kid. He grew up with a brother named Gary. Similarly, he also has a step-brother whose name is Jason Milligan. Jason also works as an actor. He also has a sister named Katie Beesley.


Max Beesley
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Nationality and Physical Stats

Max’s nationality is British while his ethnicity is White. 

He is 49 years old.

He has an average body of height 5 feet 10 inches or 1.78 m but his weight is unknown. He also hasn’t revealed the size of his chest, biceps, and waist. Beesley has brown hair and the color of his eyes is hazel. 

His zodiac sign is Aries. 


Max Beesley made his acting debut in 1983 in Last of the Summer Wine as Colin’s mate. In 1997, he appeared as Tom Jones / Reverend Summer in The History of Tom Jones: A Foundling in 5 episodes. He was also seen in Kill Me Later in 2001 playing the character of Charlie Anders. 

He was cast as Dr. Rob Lake in Bodies for 17 episodes from 2004 to 2006. Likewise, he appeared in Hotel Babylon as Charlie Edwards from 2006 to 2009. He also played the character of Thomas Stewart in CSI: Crime Scene Investigation in the year 2011. 

In 2013, he played the role of Stephen Huntley in Suits. He is also known for portraying the character of Mike in Ordinary Lies in the year 2015. He has also appeared in Jamestown from 2017 to 2019 as Henry Sharrow. His most recent acting job was in The Outsider as Seale Bolton in the year 2020. 


Max Beesley
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The Outsider

In this American psychological thriller-horror crime drama TV show, he has brilliantly portrayed the character of Seale Bolton. The show was developed by Richard Price and starred Ben Mendelsohn, Bill Camp, Jeremy Bobb, Julianne Nicholson, Mare Winningham, Paddy Considine, Yul Vazquez, Jason Bateman, Marc Menchaca, and Cynthia Erivo.

The show has only 10 episodes so far and is rated 7.8 by IMDb.

Personal Life: Relationships

Max Beesley has been in a number of relationships in the past. He was in a relationship with Mica Paris for two years from 1994 to 1996. After that, he dated Caroline Aherne in the year 1998. After their breakup, he again got into a relationship with Melanie Skyes in 1999.

He was also in a relationship with Mel B from 2000 to 2002. After two years of his breakup with Mel B, he started dating Susie Amy for three years from 2004 to 2007. In 2009, he dated Jenn Thayer. 

The actor is now married to Jennifer Beesley after many failed relationships with other women. The couple has even been blessed with two gorgeous daughters named Sabrina and Isabella. The lovely pair has been leading a happily married life. 


Max Beesley
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What is Max Beesley’s net worth?

The 49 years old actor has been performing in the movies and television industry since 1994 and he is still actively working in the entertainment industry. Maxton has amassed a huge fortune for himself and is estimated to have a net worth of $5 Million

Social Media Presence

Max Beesley is quite active on his social media with 67.9K followers on Twitter (@maxbeesley7) and 52.9K followers on Instagram (@maxbeesley7). Maxton is not active on any other social media platform like Facebook. 


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