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Gus Kelly from Space Force: Meet Netflix Actor Mel Tuck!

Feb 22, 2022 @ 16:32 EST
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Gus Kelly from Space Force: Meet Netflix Actor Mel Tuck!

Gus Kelly, the reel name of Mel Tuck in Space Force Season 2, is in his 70s, but still, his acting has allured myriads of people. Thus, today, Gus Kelly, or let's say the Netflix cast/actor Mel Tuck is immensely eminent. In Space Force, the astronauts are tasked with getting boots on the moon.

Premiering on 18th February 2022, the comedy streaming television series, Space Force released its second season on Netflix. Basically, this American television series is about assigning a group of people to the sixth branch of the United States Armed Forces, the United States Space Force.

The first season was released on 29th May 2020, and it seems like COVID-19 adversely affected the shoot, and thus, after two years, the show came back with a bang.

From having main casts, to bringing several guests to the show, Space Force has many cast members. Playing the role of Gus Kelly in the show, the Canadian actor, Mel Tuck is surrounded with wide recognition.

Even at the age of 75, he seems to be teeming with the same energy, and enthusiasm. Looking at Mel portraying the role of Gus Kelly, it is quite daunting to believe that he is in his mid-70s. So, let's get to know more about Gus Kelly.

Previously, we touched on Dr. Xyler.

Gus Kelly from Space Force: Who is Mel Tuck?

Alluring a plethora of spectators into binge-watching the show, Netflix dropped its new pre-eminent comedy streaming, Space Force Season 2 on 18th February 2022.

Although the first season was released in 2020, this American television series compelled the audience to wait for two long years. However, that wait was worth it, and fulfilling everyone's anticipation, the show will definitely become one of the hits.

Mel Tuck, the Canadian actor playing the role of Gus Kelly, is one of the cast members of the show, and it appears that among all the cast members, Kelly is the oldest.

Having spent exactly 55 years dedicating himself to the movie industry, Mel Tuck is one of the finest actors in the world. While he is aging, the audience never gets tired of appreciating how well his expressions and dialogue delivery are.

Born on 31st January 1944 in Calgary, Canada, Gus is a Canadian native but for movies and plays, he often moves to the United States, and more than playing Canadian streams and plays, we can see him more on American shows.

Moreover, not only is Tuck an actor, but he is also a teacher. To be specific, Mel, the actor as Gus in Space Force, has been teaching advanced scene study in Vancouver for 18 long years. Talking about his personal education, he holds a degree in  BFA from the University of Alberta.

Despite being a full-time actor, and appearing in several plays and movies, Gus knows to manage his time, and for 13 long years, he served as the head department of drama at Ryerson University.

Furthermore, he has been recognized in 2019 with the John Juliani Award for Excellence / Lifetime Achievement Award by UBCP/ACTRA and has been nominated for two ACTRA Awards, a Canadian Film Award, and has won two film festivals awards.

Today, Mel is renowned with prominence and more than knowing him for his real name, people tend to call him by his reel name, Gus Kelly. So, have you seen Gus Kelly in Space Force? If not, you are really missing out on something.

Is Gus Kelly Married in Real Life?

Gus Kelly seems to be single in his reel life, however, talking about his real life, it is quite daunting to assume about his relationship status. Since he isn't active on any of his social media platforms, it is difficult to track his life updates.

Having a low-key nature and keeping his personal life private, Mel seems to get solace from living away from the internet.

But looking at this age, it appears that Gus is definitely married, and lives along with his wife, conversely, for now, we do not know who she is.

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