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|Born||Mason Wilson Gamble
January 16, 1986
Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
Mason Wilson Gamble (born January 16, 1986) is an American actor known for his portrayal of Dennis Mitchell in the 1993 film Dennis the Menace, a role he got after beating out a reported 20,000 children who had auditioned, and as Jason Schwartzman's sidekick, Dirk Calloway, in Wes Anderson and Owen Wilson's critically acclaimed 1998 film Rushmore. He also appeared in Anya's Bell with Della Reese, starring as a dyslexic boy. In 1999, Gamble portrayed Brady Lang in the thriller Arlington Road. He had a featured role in the short-lived 2001 CBS drama Kate Brasher. Additionally, he had a small role as McCluckey in the 1996 comedy Spy Hard.
Gamble was born in Chicago, Illinois, the son of Sally and Tim Gamble, an actor. He graduated from Oak Park and River Forest High School's class of 2004. He attended UCLA and graduated in 2008. He was member of the Pi Kappa Alpha Fraternity at UCLA.
|1993||Dennis the Menace||Dennis Mitchell||Nominated for the Razzie Award for Worst New Star
Won the Young Artist Award for Best Youth Actor Leading Role in a Motion Picture Comedy
|1996||Just in Time||Noah|
|1997||Gattaca||Vincent Freeman – Boy|
|1998||Rushmore||Dirk Calloway||Nominated for the Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a Feature Film – Supporting Young Actor
Nominated for a YoungStar Award for Best Performance by a Young Actor in a Comedy Film
|1999||Arlington Road||Brady Lang|
|2001||The Rising Place||Franklin Pou (age 12)|
|2002||A Gentleman's Game||Timmy Price|
|2004||The Trouble with Dee Dee||Christopher Rutherford|
|2011||Golf in the Kingdom||Michael Murphy|
|1996||Early Edition||Bryce Porter||1 episode – Gun|
|1997||ER||Robert Potter||1 episode – The Long Way Around|
|1999||Anya's Bell||Scott Rhymes||Television film
Won the Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a TV Movie or Pilot – Leading Young Actor
|2001||Kate Brasher||Elvis Brasher||6 episodes – Kate, Simon, Jeff, Jackson, Tracy, Georgia|
|2001||Hollywood Remembers Walter Matthau||Himself|
|2005||Close to Home||Derrick Adler||1 episode – Miranda|
|2006||CSI: Miami||Scott Satlin||1 episode – Rio|
- TV Guide September 17-23, 1994. pg. 23.
- Mason Gamble Biography (1986–)