Late Clark Gable's Grandson Looked Just Like A Younger Version Of His Famous Grandpa

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March 1, 2019 12:19 By Mambee

Clack Gable was a legendary actor who was often referred to as 'The King of Hollywood.' After being featured in over 60 films, it's pretty clear that he made his mark in the industry.

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Clark Gable had a son, John Clark Gable, with Kay Williams. John went on to have two children, Kayley Gable and Clark James Gable (Clark Gable III).

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Clark Gable III wasn't just honoring his grandpa's legacy through the name, but by his choice of career as well. 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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In 2012, news broke that the young Gable, then 23, would be the new host of the reality TV show, Cheaters. Gable was an aspiring actor, although he modeled for a while and had a small role in the Italian film Looking for Clara

His 'Cheaters' gig was certainly a big deal and he was the third host for the show, replacing Joey Greco. The show creator, Bobby Goldstein, said they wanted to "freshen up the show" a bit.

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So, thanks to this decision, Gable III got to host 'Cheaters' for three seasons. 

Apart from being an aspiring actor, Gable was also an entrepreneur. He owned a line of clothing and accessories, as well as a spy gear website.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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His personal life was going pretty well, too. In 2017, he welcomed his first child, Shore LaRae Gable, with his girlfriend, Summer.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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Unfortunately, on the 24th of February 2019, the 30-year-old actor died at a Dallas hospital.

Many of his fans have mentioned how Gable looked like a younger version of his grandfather. Upon close inspection, grandpa and grandson did share some similar facial features. 

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There is no doubt that Clark Gable I was one of the most iconic actors in Hollywood history, and from the looks of things, Clark Gable III tried to go the same path. 

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