Karen Gillan
  • November 28, 1987
  • Inverness, United Kingdom
  • Female
  • British

Karen Gillan

Biography

Karen Gillanborn 28 November 1987 is a Scottish actress and filmmaker. She first began acting with guest roles on television, before receiving recognition for portraying Amy Pond, a primary companion to the Eleventh Doctor, in the BBC One series Doctor Who (2010–2013), for which she received critical acclaim, and she received several awards and nominations, including winning a National Television Award.

Gillan's early film roles include the horror film Outcast (2010) and the romantic comedy film Not Another Happy Ending (2013).

In 2020, she appeared in the adventure drama The Call of the Wild, based on the Jack London novel, and will next star in Gunpowder Milkshake alongside Lena Headey, Angela Bassett, Carla Gugino, Michelle Yeoh and Paul Giamatti.

Filmography

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