Karen GillanLast updated: December 13, 2019
- 28 Nov 1987Age: 32
- United Kingdom
- Actor, Model
Zodiac sign Sagittarius
Sexual orientation Straight
- Height: 5.10 ft
- Weight: 128 lb
34 - 26 - 34 in
- Hair Color: Red
- Eye Color: Hazel
Who Is Karen Gillan?
Karen Sheila Gillan is a Scottish actress and former model born on 28th Nov 1987. She is known for her role as Amy Pond in the BBC One science fiction series Doctor Who (2010-2013). She played Nebula in Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy films.
Family, Early Life
Before she started acting on television, she worked as a model, premiering at London’s Fashion Week in 2007. She is an only child of Marie and John Gillan.
Karen Gillan Movies and TV Shows
Karen Gillan Boyfriend
- Andrew Brooke (2012) In 2012, Karen had an encounter with the actor Andrew Brooke.
- Patrick Green (2006 - 2012) Karen was in a long relationship with the British photographer Patrick Green.
Karen Gillan Quotes
- ""I never cared about modeling. As a model, you're powerless."" - Karen Gillan
- ""Acting is all about finding the truth within whatever world you're in."" - Karen Gillan
- ""I would like to think I'm a good secret-keeper, when it comes to friends. I'm quite loyal like that."" - Karen Gillan
- ""I don't like modeling, but in terms of the places I got to visit, it was great."" - Karen Gillan
- ""Basically, I always go to vintage shops rather than going shopping for new clothes."" - Karen Gillan
- ""Space excites me. My dream is to go to space."" - Karen Gillan
Karen Gillan Car Collection
- Audi A4
- Audi A8
- Jaguar E type convertible
- Ford Mustang
- Mercedes S Class
Karen Gillan Hobbies
- Playing piano
Karen Gillan Facts and Trivia
In 2010, she won the Young Scot Awards in Entertainment category for her appearance as Amy Pond in the TV series, Doctor Who.
Shaved her head completely bald to play Nebula in Guardians of the Galaxy (2014).
Went on record that she would like to play a female Bond antagonist in a future James Bond movie and that she wants to play the female incarnation of The Joker in a future Batman movie.
She wrote, directed and played the lead role in the movie ‘ The Party’s Just Beginning ‘ in 2018.
The film, directed by James Gunn, was based on a team of the same name Marvel Comics superhero.
Karen Gillan Winning Awards
Best Ensemble in Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)
Best Ensemble Cast in Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)
Best Female Newcomer in Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)