Karen Sheila Gillan (; born 28 November 1987) is a Scottish actress and filmmaker. She first began acting with guest roles on television, before receiving recognition for portraying Amy Pond, a primary companion to the Eleventh Doctor, in the BBC One series Doctor Who (2010–2013), for which she received critical acclaim, and she received several awards and nominations, including winning a National Television Award. Gillan's early film roles include the horror film Outcast (2010) and the romantic comedy film Not Another Happy Ending (2013).
|Full name at birth||
Karen Sheila Martha Gillan
|Claim to fame||
Amy Pond on Doctor Who, Martha/Ruby Roundhouse in Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle
|Date of birth||
28 November 1987
|Place of birth||
Inverness, Scotland, UK
Actress, Director, Writer, Model
5' 11" (180 cm)
127 lbs (57.6 kg)
9 (US), 41.5 (EU), 7.5 (UK), 260 (J)
Charleston Academy, Inverness
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