Image of Karen Gillan

Karen Gillan

1987-11-28 Inverness, Scotland, UK

Image of Karen Gillan


Karen Gillan (born 28 November 1987) is a Scottish actress, director, and screenwriter from Inverness, Scotland. She played the role of Amy Pond, companion to the Eleventh Doctor, in the BBC One science fiction series Doctor Who (2010–2013). In film, she portrayed Nebula in the Marvel Cinematic Universe films Guardians of the Galaxy (2014) and Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017), Avengers: Infinity War (2018), and Avengers: Endgame (2019), and also played Ruby Roundhouse in the box-office hit Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (2017). In 2018, she released her first feature film as writer and director, titled The Party's Just Beginning.


Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 Nebula 2023-05-03
How Did We Get Here? Herself (archive footage) 2022-02-28
Thor: Love and Thunder Nebula 2022-07-06
The Bubble Carol Cobb 2022-03-25
Dual Sarah / Sarah Double 2022-03-18
Next Exit Dr. Stevensen 2022-06-10
Gunpowder Milkshake Sam 2021-07-14
The Hoarding Hope 2020-10-29
The Call of the Wild Mercedes 2020-02-19
Stuber Morris 2019-07-11
Celebrating Marvel's Stan Lee Self 2019-12-20
Jumanji: The Next Level Ruby Roundhouse 2019-12-04
Avengers: Endgame Nebula 2019-04-24
Spies in Disguise Eyes (voice) 2019-12-04
All Creatures Here Below Ruby 2019-05-17
Neurotica Chloe 2019-04-25
Avengers: Infinity War Nebula 2018-04-25
The Party's Just Beginning Luisaidh 2018-12-07
Alex & the List Lily 2018-05-04
The Circle Annie Allerton 2017-04-27
Heroes Manufactured Self (archive footage) 2017-03-10
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Nebula 2017-04-19
Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle Martha 2017-12-09
In a Valley of Violence Ellen 2016-10-21
The Big Short Evie 2015-12-11
Conventional Rachel Milligan 2015-10-15
7 Days in Hell Lily Allsworth 2015-07-11
Fun Size Horror: Volume Two Rachel Milligan (segment 'Conventional') 2015-10-15
Warning Labels Mindy 2015-04-18
Bound for Greatness Maeve MacDonough 2014-08-22
Guardians of the Galaxy Nebula 2014-07-30
Oculus Kaylie Russell 2013-09-08
Doctor Who: Farewell to Matt Smith 2013-12-25
Not Another Happy Ending Jane Lockhart 2013-10-11
Doctor Who: The Time of the Doctor Amy Pond 2013-12-25
We'll Take Manhattan Jean Shrimpton 2012-01-26
Doctor Who: The Doctor, the Widow and the Wardrobe Amy Pond 2011-12-25
Outcast Ally 2010-12-10
Doctor Who: A Christmas Carol Amy Pond 2010-12-25
Doctor Who: Meanwhile in the TARDIS: Part 1 Amy Pond 2010-11-08
Doctor Who: Meanwhile in the TARDIS: Part 2 Amy Pond 2010-11-09
New Town Killers Young Girl at Bus Station 2008-10-28
Gunpowder Milkshake 2 Sam
Late Bloomers Louise
The Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Special Nebula
Shelly Dianna Park