Gordon's height is 5'8" (1.73m).
Gordon has a daughter with ex-wife Charmion King: actress Leah Pinsent (born September 20, 1968).
Gordon was named to the Canadian Walk of Fame in 2007.
His wife was actress Charmion King until her death on January, 3 2007.
In 1979 Gordon won a Nellie Award for "The Rowdyman".
In 1979 Gordon won an Etrog Award for "The Rowdyman".
In 1979 Gordon won an ACTRA Award for "A Gift to Last".
In 1972 Gordon won a Genie Award for Best Actor for "The Rowdyman".
In 1980 Gordon won a Genie Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role for "Klondike Fever".
In 1987 Gordon won a Genie Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role for "John and the Missus".
In 1989 Gordon won a Gemini Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role for "Street Legal".
In 1990 Gordon won the John Drainie Award for Overall Contribution to Broadcasting.
In 1991 Gordon won the Dora Mavor Moore Award for Best Performance for "Anne of Green Gables".
In 1997 he won the Prestigious Earle Grey Award at the Geminis in recognition of his body of work.
In 1988 Gordon was nominated for a Gemini for Best Performance by an Actor in a Guest Role in a Dramatic Series for the "Spoken Art" episode The Clumsy One.