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Gemma Chan

1982-11-29 London, England, UK

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Gemma Chan (born 29 November 1982) is an English actress. She is known for her role as Astrid in the 2018 film Crazy Rich Asians, in which she received widespread recognition, and as Anita/Mia on the television drama Humans. Born in London and raised in Kent, she attended the Newstead Wood School for Girls and studied law at Worcester College, Oxford. She gained a position in a law firm following graduation but chose to pursue a career in acting instead, studying acting at the Drama Centre London. She has had supporting roles in television series: Doctor Who special "The Waters of Mars" (2009), Secret Diary of a Call Girl (2011), Fresh Meat (2011) and Bedlam (2011). She continued to gain recognition for her roles in high-profile films including Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit (2014), Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (2016), and Transformers: The Last Knight (2017). She also starred in the leading role of Anita/Mia on the AMC/Channel 4 science-fiction drama Humans from 2015 to 2018. In 2018, she received recognition for portraying Astrid Leong-Teo in Crazy Rich Asians and also portrayed Bess of Hardwick in the historical drama Mary Queen of Scots. She portrayed Minn-Erva in the Marvel Studios superhero film Captain Marvel in 2019 and will play Sersi in Eternals in 2021. Description above is from the Wikipedia article Gemma Chan, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


Don't Worry, Darling Shelley 2022-09-23
Eternals Sersi 2021-11-03
Raya and the Last Dragon Namaari (voice) 2021-03-03
Let Them All Talk Karen 2020-12-10
Captain Marvel Minn-Erva 2019-03-06
Mr. Malcolm's List Julia 2019-02-23
Intrigo: Dear Agnes Henny 2019-10-10
London Fields Petronella 2018-09-20
Crazy Rich Asians Astrid Leong-Teo 2018-08-15
Mary Queen of Scots Bess of Hardwick 2018-12-07
Leading Lady Parts Actress #5 2018-07-30
Stratton Aggy 2017-07-06
Transformers: The Last Knight Quintessa 2017-06-16
Revolting Rhymes Snow White (voice) 2017-10-11
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them Madame Ya Zou 2016-11-16
Belles Familles Chen-Lin 2015-10-14
Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit Amy Chan 2014-01-15
The Double 'The Replicator' - Glamourous Judge 2014-04-03
Submarine Kim-Lin 2011-03-18
Pimp Bo 2010-05-21
Shanghai Shin Shin 2010-06-10
Exam Chinese Girl 2009-06-19
Doctor Who: The Waters of Mars Mia Bennett 2009-11-15
When Evil Calls Molly Nelson 2006-06-30
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