Gemma Chan
British actress and fashion model
Gemma Chan
Gemma Chan is an English actress and former model. She is best known for her roles as Mia Bennett in the BBC's Doctor Who "The Waters of Mars" with David Tennant and Lindsay Duncan; Soo Lin in Sherlock, the modern day adaptation of Sherlock Holmes for BBC One with Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman; Charlotte in season four of Secret Diary of a Call Girl; and Ruth in Channel 4's award winning series Fresh Meat.
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Harry Styles Goes On Date With Sexy Australian Sjana Earp
Hollywood Life - over 3 years
Harry’s got girls in every corner of the world! The 1D star took a sexy Aussie out for dinner on Oct. 24, she’s revealing all of the details. Does this couple have boyfriend-girlfriend potential? Harry Styles isn’t taking his time in Australia for granted. With One Direction deep into their tour Down Under, Harry is sampling some of the country’s best features — the food, the culture, and of course, the girls! Harry got particularly romantic with an Aussie named Sjana Earp, and she hasn’t stopped gushing about him since. Harry Styles Takes Out Sjana Earp On Oct. 24, Sjana, 18, uploaded a picture of herself and Harry in the drive-thru lane at a McDonald’s with the caption, “Harry knows how to make friends; he buys them Maccas. Thanks maaaate.” Smooth move, Harry! No girl can deny the charms of a Big Mac. Judging by Sjana’s other Instagram posts, Harry also gave her and her friends VIP tickets to one of 1D’s shows. Take Our Poll (function(d,c,j){if(!d.getElementById(j)) ...
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'Sherlock' star testifies at murder trial
Calgary Sun - over 3 years
British actress Gemma Chan has told a court of the terrifying moment she saw a killer stab a homeless man at a London tube station.
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Rushes Gets Epic – More Film News Than It's Fit To Print, Part One - Bleeding Cool News
Google News - over 5 years
[io9] Gemma Chan, star of the upcoming sit-com Fresh Meat, also has a role in True Love, a 5-part BBC series that will reunite Doctor Who co-stars David Tennant and Billie Piper, and also feature David Morissey and Jane Horrocks . [Gemma Chan] The word
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Billie Piper e David Tennant Juntos em Nova Série? - Na TV (Blogue)
Google News - over 5 years
De acordo com a página oficial da atriz Gemma Chan, os dois estão escalados (além dela, é claro), para uma minissérie de Dominic Savage, um premiado diretor e produtor britânico. Sem maiores informações sobre a história, a própria Gemma já participou
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Oyuncular: Luke Mably, Adar Beck, Chris Carey, Gemma Chan - Haber Biz
Google News - over 5 years
KONUSU : 8 yetenekli aday gizemli ve güçlü bir şirkete girebilmek için seçmelerin son bölümüne kalmışlardır. Penceresiz bir odaya girdiklerinde, gözlemci kendilerine basit bir soruyu cevaplandırmaları için 80 dakika süre tanır
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Win Submarine on DVD - The Press, York
Google News - over 5 years
His parents, Lloyd (Noah Taylor) and Jill (Sally Hawkins), are not faring any better, especially when her first love, new age guru Graham (Paddy Considine), turns up with all-too-lively partner Kim-Lin (Gemma Chan). Adapted from Joe Dunthorne's novel,
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Doctor Who - Le Figaro
Google News - over 5 years
Distribution : David Tennant (Le Docteur), Billie Piper (Rose Tyler), Lindsay Duncan (Adelaide Brooke), Peter O'Brien (Ed Gold), Aleksandar Mikic (Yuri Kerenski), Gemma Chan (Mia Bennett). Le Tardis amène le docteur sur Mars, en 2059
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BIG BUDGET FILMS - Tri State Defender
Google News - over 5 years
Supporting cast includes Gemma Chan, Yasmin Paige and Ben Stiller. “Turkey Bowl” (Unrated) Gridiron comedy focusing on a bunch of college buddies' annual reunion to play a game of touch football. Starring Morgan Beck, Adam Benic, Kerry Bishe',
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Showtime Thursday Nights: Sex and Another City - Poptimal.com
Google News - almost 6 years
She's come into conflict with one of the other girls on the team, Charlotte (Gemma Chan), to hilarious ends. Some old clients pop up and some new ones join the ranks, including Stephanie's police collaborator and her attorney. In one exciting episode,
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Burberry inaugura il primo negozio "Burberry Brit" a Londra con una live ... - Blogosfere (Blog)
Google News - almost 6 years
Tra gli altri ospiti anche Ellie Goulding, Julia Restoin-Roitfeld, Poppy Delevingne, Gemma Chan, Benedetto Cumberbatch, Oliver Jackson-Cohen, Luke Treadaway, Michelle Dockery, Misty Miller, Jack Penate. La band inglese dei 'Life in Film' ha eseguito un
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Burberry Brit Opens in London - Vain Style
Google News - almost 6 years
Ellie Goulding, Julia Restoin-Roitfeld, Poppy Delevingne, Gemma Chan, Benedict Cumberbatch, Oliver Jackson-Cohen, Luke Treadaway, Michelle Dockery, Misty Miller, Jack Penate and Alex Gardner also attended. The new store is located on King Street in
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HollywoodChicago.com Hookup: 50 Pairs of Chicago Passes to Ben Stiller's ... - HollywoodChicago.com
Google News - almost 6 years
“Submarine” stars Sally Hawkins (Golden Globe winner for “Happy-Go-Lucky”), Paddy Considine, Noah Taylor, Craig Roberts, Gemma Chan, Yasmin Paige and Ben Stiller from writer and director Richard Ayoade based on the acclaimed novel by Joe Dunthorne
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What's On Today
NYTimes - almost 6 years
9 P.M. (NBC) THE OFFICE Michael (Steve Carell, above) bids a teary farewell to his Dunder Mifflin colleagues before leaving for Colorado, and taking his ineptitude with him, in his final appearance in the series. Meanwhile Deangelo (Will Ferrell) and Andy (Ed Helms) work overtime to hold on to Michael's biggest clients. The Thursday-night comedy
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What's On Today
NYTimes - almost 6 years
10:30 P.M. (Showtime) SECRET DIARY OF A CALL GIRL In the show's fourth and final season the high-class London escort Belle (Billie Piper, above), occupying a luxurious new town house, unexpectedly expands her skill set when her madam, Stephanie (Cherie Lunghi), lands in jail for a stint, saddling Belle with her appointment book and her stable of
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Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Gemma Chan
    THIRTIES
  • 2016
    Age 32
    In July 2016, Chan provided the voice for the character of Dewdrop in BBC One's animated television series "Watership Down"
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  • 2015
    Age 31
    Chan starred in Belles familles, by French director and screenwriter Jean-Paul Rappeneau, which premiered in 2015.
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    She stars in Humans, an AMC/Channel 4 eight-part science-fiction drama, which premiered in June 2015.
    More Details Hide Details Chan was born at Guy's Hospital in London, England. Her father grew up in Hong Kong and was an engineer. Her mainland Chinese mother, a pharmacist at Guy's Hospital, emigrated from pre-Cultural Revolution Communist China via Hong Kong with her parents (Chan's maternal grandparents) and younger sister, growing up in Greenock, Scotland. Chan was raised near Sevenoaks, a town in west Kent, in South East England and attended Newstead Wood School for Girls in Orpington, in the London Borough of Bromley. She later went on to read law at Worcester College, Oxford. Following graduation, she gained a training contract offer as a graduate at the law firm Slaughter and May; but instead pursued an acting career and studied at the Drama Centre London. Spotted at her showcase by British film producer Damian Jones, she then signed to acting agent Nicki van Gelder.
  • TWENTIES
  • 2013
    Age 29
    In September 2013, she appeared at the Old Bailey in central London as a witness to a fatal stabbing outside Putney Bridge underground station.
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    On 6 August 2013, Chan appeared as a guest on the "Cultural Exchange" feature of the BBC Radio 4 series Front Row, where she nominated the film The Princess Bride as an art work she loves.
    More Details Hide Details Chan and comedian/actor Jack Whitehall have been in a relationship since 2011 and live together in Notting Hill.
    In November 2013, Chan performed in the world premiere of Our Ajax by Timberlake Wertenbaker at the Southwark Playhouse, London.
    More Details Hide Details Wertenbaker chose her to play the war goddess Athena after she saw her performance in Yellow Face.
    In June 2013, she performed in the UK premiere of Yellow Face by American playwright David Henry Hwang at The Park Theatre, London, directed by Alex Sims.
    More Details Hide Details It was revived in 2014 at the Royal National Theatre with the original London cast returning.
    In 2013, she starred in new BBC One crime drama Shetland alongside Douglas Henshall and Steven Robertson and guest starred in the BBC's Death In Paradise.
    More Details Hide Details She was a cast-member of Channel 4 romantic drama Dates. Chan played the robot Anita in Humans, an AMC/Channel 4 eight-part science-fiction drama. Filming commenced in autumn 2014 with a June 2015 premiere.
  • 2012
    Age 28
    Chan made her professional stage debut in the British Premiere of Bertolt Brecht's last play Turandot at the Hampstead Theatre, London, directed by Anthony Clark. In November 2012, she performed in The Sugar-Coated Bullets of the Bourgeoisie, a new play by Anders Lustgarten at the Finborough Theatre.
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    In 2012, Chan was a regular in season two of Sky Living's supernatural drama Bedlam and in True Love, a five-part semi-improvised television series produced by Working Title for BBC One,
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  • 2011
    Age 27
    She was cast as a series regular in Secret Diary of a Call Girl, the fourth and final series airing on ITV2 in the UK and Showtime in the US in 2011.
    More Details Hide Details She has also appeared in Fresh Meat, BBC One's Sherlock, and the fourth series of The IT Crowd for Channel 4.
  • 2009
    Age 25
    Chan appeared in the autumn 2009 special of the BBC's Doctor Who ("The Waters of Mars") with David Tennant and Lindsay Duncan, which aired 15 November 2009 in the UK, playing geologist Mia Bennett.
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  • 2006
    Age 22
    In 2006, Chan was one of the models in season one of Project Catwalk, the UK version of Project Runway.
    More Details Hide Details She has been photographed by Rankin for a campaign for Nivea Visage, having previously worked as a model in order to fund her studies and drama school training, appearing in campaigns for Nokia and Selfridges and numerous magazines including Elle, Cosmopolitan and The Sunday Times Style.
  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1982
    Age -2
    Born on November 29, 1982.
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