Gillian Leigh Anderson OBE (born August 9, 1968) is an American-British film, television and theatre actress, activist and writer. Her credits include the roles of FBI Special Agent Dana Scully in the long-running and widely popular series The X-Files, ill-fated socialite Lily Bart in Terence Davies' film The House of Mirth (2000), and DSI Stella Gibson on the BBC crime drama television series The Fall. Among other honours, Anderson has won a Primetime Emmy Award, a Golden Globe Award and two Screen Actors Guild Awards.
|Full name at birth||
Gillian Leigh Anderson
|Claim to fame||
Scully on The X-Files
|Date of birth||
9 August 1968
|Place of birth||
Chicago, Illionois, USA
Actress, Charity Campaigner, Writer, Director, Voice Artist
5' 3" (160 cm)
118 lbs (53.5 kg)
Red Hair, Blue eyes, Tattoo on wrist
City High School, Grand Rapids, MI (1986)
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