Gemma Chan


STARmeter
Top 500
Up 379 this week
Gemma Chan (born 29 November 1982) is a British film, television, and theatre actress and former fashion model. She played Charlotte in season four of the Showtime and ITV2 series Secret Diary of a Call Girl (2007); Ruth in Channel 4's Fresh Meat (2011); Mia Bennett in Doctor Who: The Waters of Mars (2009), and Soo Lin in Sherlock: The Blind Banker... See full bio »

List: Best New Horror Movies for Halloween

Uncover those eyes and take a peek at some of our most anticipated horror movies, like Halloween Kills, Last Night in Soho, and more.

See the full list

Upcoming DC Movies and TV Shows

Check out all the upcoming DC superhero movies and series that the IMDb editors can't wait to see.

See the list

Around The Web

 | 

Provided by Taboola

On Prime Video

Watch on TV

Transformers: The Last Knight
Wed, Oct 20 12:33 PM PDT on SYFY (066)
Transformers: The Last Knight
Wed, Oct 20 10:30 PM PDT on SYFY (066)

Projects In Development

Details only on IMDbPro »

Editorial Lists

Related lists from IMDb editors

a list of 48 images
updated 3 days ago
 
a list of 28 images
updated 3 days ago
 
a list of 40 images
updated 1 week ago
 
a list of 54 images
updated 1 week ago
 
a list of 25 images
updated 05 Mar 2019
 

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 34 people
created 17 Aug 2019
 
a list of 36 people
created 05 Sep 2015
 
a list of 31 people
created 10 months ago
 
a list of 35 people
created 11 months ago
 
a list of 32 people
created 4 months ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDb page

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Gemma Chan's work have you seen?

User Polls

Gemma Chan's Surprise 'Captain Marvel' Audition

The secrecy behind the Marvel process is real. Find out how Captain Marvel star Gemma Chan had to keep everything under wraps.

Watch now

2 wins & 7 nominations. See more awards »

Photos

Known For

Eternals Sersi
(2021)
Humans Mia / Anita
(2015-2018)
(2020)
Crazy Rich Asians Astrid Young Teo
(2018)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Actress (46 credits)
  True Love (pre-production) (rumored)
 2021 Eternals (completed)
Sersi
 2021 Raya and the Last Dragon
Namaari (voice)
 2020 Let Them All Talk
Karen
 2020 Thunderbirds Are Go (TV Series)
Professor Kwark
- Icarus (2020) ... Professor Kwark (voice)
 2019 Intrigo: Dear Agnes
Henny
 2019 I Am... (TV Series)
Hannah
- I Am Hannah (2019) ... Hannah
 2019 Captain Marvel
Minn-Erva
 2019 Mr. Malcolm's List (Short)
Miss Thistlewaite
 2018 Watership Down (TV Mini Series)
Dewdrop
- The Siege (2018) ... Dewdrop (voice)
- The Escape (2018) ... Dewdrop (voice)
- The Raid (2018) ... Dewdrop (voice)
- The Journey (2018) ... Dewdrop (voice)
 2018 Mary Queen of Scots
Bess of Hardwick
 2018 London Fields
Petronella
 2018 Crazy Rich Asians
Astrid Young Teo
 2018 Leading Lady Parts (TV Short)
Gemma Chan
 2015-2018 Humans (TV Series)
Mia / Anita
- Episode #3.8 (2018) ... Mia
- Episode #3.7 (2018) ... Mia
- Episode #3.6 (2018) ... Mia
- Episode #3.5 (2018) ... Mia
- Episode #3.4 (2018) ... Mia
 2017 Stratton
Aggy
 2016 Revolting Rhymes (TV Mini Series)
Snow White
- Revolting Rhymes Part Two (2016) ... Snow White (voice)
- Revolting Rhymes Part One (2016) ... Snow White (voice)
 2016 Everyday Performance Artists (Short)
Melody
 2015 Families
Chen-Lin
 2015 Brotherhood (TV Series)
Miss Pemberton
- Pregnant (2015) ... Miss Pemberton
- Birthday (2015) ... Miss Pemberton
- School (2015) ... Miss Pemberton
 2014 The Game (TV Mini Series)
Chen Mei
- Episode 3 (2014) ... Chen Mei
- Episode 2 (2014) ... Chen Mei
 2014 Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit
Amy Chang
 2013 The Double
'The Replicator' - Glamourous Judge
 2013 Dates (TV Series)
Erica
- Erica & Callum (2013) ... Erica
- Erica & Kate (2013) ... Erica
 2013 Shetland (TV Series)
Hattie James
- Red Bones: Part 2 (2013) ... Hattie James
- Red Bones: Part 1 (2013) ... Hattie James
 2013 Death in Paradise (TV Series)
Jennifer Cheung
- A Deadly Storm (2013) ... Jennifer Cheung
 2012 Vengar (Short)
Diana
 2012 Bedlam (TV Series)
Kiera
- Reunion (2012) ... Kiera
- Dare (2012) ... Kiera
- Jude (2012) ... Kiera
- Unfaithful (2012) ... Kiera
- Pool of Tears (2012) ... Kiera
 2012 True Love (TV Mini Series)
Kathy
- Adrian (2012) ... Kathy
 2011 Fresh Meat (TV Series)
Ruth
- Episode #1.5 (2011) ... Ruth
- Episode #1.4 (2011) ... Ruth
- Episode #1.3 (2011) ... Ruth
 2011 Secret Diary of a Call Girl (TV Series)
Charlotte
- Episode #4.8 (2011) ... Charlotte
- Episode #4.6 (2011) ... Charlotte
- Episode #4.5 (2011) ... Charlotte
- Episode #4.4 (2011) ... Charlotte
- Episode #4.2 (2011) ... Charlotte
 2010 Submarine
Kim-Lin
 2010 Sherlock (TV Series)
Soo Lin Yao
- The Blind Banker (2010) ... Soo Lin Yao
 2010 The IT Crowd (TV Series)
Female Sulu / Ivana
- Reynholm vs Reynholm (2010) ... Female Sulu
- The Final Countdown (2010) ... Ivana
 2010 Shanghai
Shin Shin
 2010 Pimp
Bo
 2009 Doctor Who (TV Series)
Mia Bennett
- The Waters of Mars (2009) ... Mia Bennett
 2009 Exam
Chinese Girl
 2009 Cell: Season 2 (Video)
Isabella
 2008 The Universal Declaration of Human Rights (Video short)
Sun-Lynn
 2006 When Evil Calls (TV Mini Series)
Molly Nelson
- Bad Trip (2006) ... Molly Nelson
- The Wish (2006) ... Molly Nelson
Show Show Writer (1 credit)
Show Show Self (23 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (1 credit)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

[2010] TV commercial for Microsoft's Bing.com Bing & Decide - "Clutch Bag". See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 5 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Official Sites:

Instagram | Twitter

Height:

5' 9" (1.75 m)

Children:

None

Relatives:

Chan, Helen (sibling)
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I was given a lot of homework: I had to practice ironing as a synth, practice washing up as a synth, cooking a meal as a synth. It's definitely the most prep I've had to do for a role. See more »

Trivia:

Filming as a guest star on the Autumn 2009 special of the BBC's Doctor Who (2005), with David Tennant and Lindsay Duncan. See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

Contribute to This Page



Recently Viewed