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Gillian Anderson was born in Chicago, Illinois, to Rosemary Alyce (Lane), a computer analyst, and Homer Edward Anderson III, who owned a film post-production company. She has English, German, and Irish ancestry. Gillian started her career as a member of an amateur actor group while at high school. In 1987, her love of the theatre took her to the ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 21 wins & 58 nominations. See more awards »

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 2014 Robot Overlords
Kate
 2014 The Departure (Short)
 2014 National Theatre Live (TV Series)
Blanche DuBois
- A Streetcar Named Desire (2014) ... Blanche DuBois
 2014 Crisis (TV Series)
Meg Fitch
- World's Best Dad (2014) ... Meg Fitch
- This Wasn't Supposed to Happen (2014) ... Meg Fitch
- Best Laid Plans (2014) ... Meg Fitch
- Found (2014) ... Meg Fitch
- You Do Not Know War (2014) ... Meg Fitch (credit only)
 2014 Robot Chicken (TV Series)
Fairy Godmother / Fiona
- Up, Up, and Buffet (2014) ... Fairy Godmother / Fiona (voice)
 2014/I Sold
Sophia
 2012 Room on the Broom (TV Short)
Witch (voice)
 2012 Sister
Kristin Jansen
 2012 Shadow Dancer
Kate Fletcher
 2011 Great Expectations (TV Mini-Series)
Miss Havisham
 2011 From Up on Poppy Hill
Hana Matsuzaki (English version, voice)
 2011 Moby Dick (TV Series)
Elizabeth
- Part 2 (2011) ... Elizabeth
- Part 1 (2011) ... Elizabeth
 2011 The Crimson Petal and the White (TV Mini-Series)
Mrs. Castaway
- Episode #1.2 (2011) ... Mrs. Castaway
- Episode #1.1 (2011) ... Mrs. Castaway
 2010 No Pressure (Short)
 2009 Boogie Woogie
Jean Maclestone
 2007 Closure
Alice
 2005 The Mighty Celt
Kate
 2004 The X Files: Resist or Serve (Video Game)
Dana Scully (voice)
 1993-2002 The X-Files (TV Series)
Dana Scully / OSS agent
- Sunshine Days (2002) ... Dana Scully
- Release (2002) ... Dana Scully
- William (2002) ... Dana Scully
 1999 Harsh Realm (TV Series)
Video Narrator
- Pilot (1999) ... Video Narrator (voice, uncredited)
 1999 Frasier (TV Series)
Jenny
- Dr. Nora (1999) ... Jenny (voice)
 1998 The Mighty
Loretta Lee
 1997 Chicago Cab
Southside Girl
 1997 Princess Mononoke
Moro (English version, voice)
 1997 The Simpsons (TV Series)
Dana Scully
- The Springfield Files (1997) ... Dana Scully (voice)
 1996 Hellbender (Video Game)
Ship's Computer (voice)
 1996 ReBoot (TV Series)
Data Nully
- Trust No One (1996) ... Data Nully (voice)
 1995 Eek! the Cat (TV Series)
Agent Scully
- Eek Space 9 (1995) ... Agent Scully (voice)
 1993 Class of '96 (TV Series)
Rachel
- The Accused (1993) ... Rachel
 1988 A Matter of Choice (Short)
 1986 Three at Once (Short)
Woman 1
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Played Dana/Daryl Strawberry in "The Sweetest Swing In Baseball" - Royal Court Theatre, London (25 March - 15 May 2004). See more »

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6 Print Biographies | 66 Interviews | 52 Articles | 14 Pictorials | 132 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Height:

5' 3" (1.6 m)
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[interview in "Movieline" magazine, Dec. 1998] Fame is complicated and definitely overrated. There are perks to it that are unfathomable. But the other aspect is there's little to no privacy at all - being anywhere at any time and knowing that somebody you cannot see is probably taking a picture of you, which has happened hundreds of times. I look around and cannot see anyone and a couple of ... See more »

Trivia:

Graduated from City High School, Grand Rapids, Michigan. See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

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