Biography of Karen Gillan
Karen Gillan is a Scottish actress who gained recognition for her work in British film and television, particularly when she played Amy Pond, the Eleventh Doctor’s primary companion in the science fiction series Doctor Who. Her first film roles included Ally in the thriller Outcast (2010) and Jane Lockhart in the romantic comedy Not Another Happy Ending.
When she turned 16 she moved to Edinburgh where she completed an HNC Acting and Performance course at Telford College. After turning 18, he moved to study at the Italia Conti Academy of Theater Arts. Prior to her acting career, she worked as a model, premiering at London Fashion Week in 2007.
Following her modeling career, she made guest appearances on several television shows, her first being in an episode of the ITV crime drama Rebus, a role for which she had to leave school. He then took on a 2-year stint as a member of the ensemble cast of the sketch comedy series The Kevin Bishop Show.
Gillan went on to play Amy Pond in the British science fiction series Doctor Who. Most notably, she made her first screen appearance as Amy in “The Eleventh Hour” opposite her cousin Caitlin Blackwood. In 2013, she made her transition to Hollywood starring as Kaylie Russell in the horror film Oculus (2013).
Gillan gained international recognition for his portrayal of Nebula in the Marvel Cinematic Universe superhero films Guardians of the Galaxy, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2, Avengers: Infinity War and Avengers: Endgame.
She was praised for her portrayal of Ruby Roundhouse in the action films Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (2017) and Jumanji: The Next Level. Gillan appeared in the comedy Gunpowder Milkshake (2021) and her dual role in the sci-fi thriller Dual (2022). She is said to reprise her role, Nebula in the upcoming films, Thor: Love and Thunder (2022) and Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 (2023).
In addition to acting, she gained critical acclaim for her involvement as writer and director in the drama film The Party’s Just Beginning. Her achievements include an Empire Award, a National Television Award, a Teen Choice Award and nominations for a British Academy Scottish Film Award, a Critics’ Choice Award and a Saturn Award. In 2010 he won in the Entertainment category at the Youth Scot Awards.
Karen Gillan Age
How old is Gillan? Gillan is 35 years old from 2022. It was was born on 28 November 1987 in Inverness, Scotland, United Kingdom. Her birthday is celebrated on November 28 every year and she herself the sign is Sagittarius. Gillan is half English and comes from a Catholic background. However, Gillan says she was not baptized and does not practice a religion.
Karen Gillan Height
Gillan is on average height of 5 feet 10 inches and weighs 55 kg equal to 121 lbs. She has Brown eyes and Red hair. Her other body measurements is 34-26-34 inches.
Karen Gillan Family
Gillan he is his only child Marie Paterson (mother) and Raymond Gillan (father). Her father is a singer and artist.
Wife of Karen Gillan
Gillan he is currently single and has shown no signs of dating anytime soon. But she dated Partick Green in 2006. Partick is a photographer and visual artist. They dated for 6 years and Partick never proposed to Karen and the relationship never progressed further. Gillian is rumored to be in a relationship with Matt Smith, a Doctor Who co-star.
The rumors got wilder when Gillan broke up with her longtime boyfriend, just months after Matt broke up with his girlfriend. While everyone was busy talking about this rumor, Gillan was spotted kissing PhoneShop star Andrew Brook. However, this romance didn’t last long and Gillan stopped being a party girl and focused on her career.
Karen Gillan Net Worth
Gillan has an estimated net value of 3 million dollars. Her main source of income is her acting career.