STARmeter
Top 500
Down 53 this week

Gillian Anderson (I)


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 »

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 25 people
created 27 Nov 2011
 
a list of 27 people
created 09 May 2012
 
a list of 26 people
created 20 Sep 2012
 
a list of 30 images
created 17 Jul 2013
 
a list of 25 people
created 27 Sep 2013
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Gillian Anderson's work have you seen?

User Polls

Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 21 wins & 59 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Actress (49 credits)
 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/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
Show Show Soundtrack (2 credits)
Show Show Director (2 credits)
Show Show Writer (1 credit)
Show Show Producer (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (1 credit)
Show Show Self (75 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (10 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

wrote foreword for the book "Girl Boss - Running the Show Like the Big Chicks" Girl Press, ISBN 978-0965975421 See more »

Publicity Listings:

6 Print Biographies | 67 Interviews | 52 Articles | 14 Pictorials | 132 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Official Sites:


Height:

5' 3" (1.6 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

When I think of normal, I think of mediocrity . . . and mediocrity scares the f*ck out of me! See more »

Trivia:

Gave birth to her 2nd child at age 38, a son Oscar Griffiths on November 1, 2006. Child's father is her ex-boyfriend, Mark Griffiths. See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Gillian injured victoria-194
Publicity ploy, true chemistry, or just friends? Pangaeus
Difficult to work with? Acoustic_joe
Guesting on 'Robot Chicken' Lady_3Jane
Gillian & "The Fall" & "Hannibal" alankelly67
GB3 sjewettiv
Discuss Gillian Anderson on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page