Date of birth: February 4, 1970
Nickname: Gabrielle Anwar
Hometown: Laleham, Middlesex
Astral sign: Aquarius
Height: 1.57 m
Gabrielle Anwar (born 4 February 1970) is an English actress. She is known for her role as Margaret Tudor on The Tudors, for dancing the tango with Al Pacino in Scent of a Woman and for her current role as Fiona Glenanne on USA's Burn Notice.
Anwar was born in Laleham, Middlesex. Her mother, Shirley Hills, is an actress, and her father, Tariq Anwar, is an award-winning film producer and editor.Her mother is English and her father, who was born in Delhi, India, is of Austrian Jewish and Indian ancestry. Anwar attended Laleham C of E Primary and Middle School from 1975 to 1982; an end-of-term St. Trinian's sketch in the school concert of 1982 gave an early indication of her theatrical leanings. She studied at the London drama and dance at the Italia Conti Academy of Theatre Arts.