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Gemma Chan

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.

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Nov 29, 1982 In London, England, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Doctor Who 2005-03-26
Latest Project:
Movie Don't Worry, Darling 2022
Known For
Poster of Transformers: The Last Knight
Poster of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
Poster of Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit
Poster of Shanghai
Movie Don't Worry, Darling Shelley 2022
Movie Eternals Sersi 2021-10-28
Movie Let Them All Talk Karen 2020-12-10
Movie Captain Marvel Minn-Erva 2019-03-06
Series I Am ... Hannah 2019-07-23
Movie Mr. Malcolm's List Julia 2019-02-23
Series I Am... Hannah 2019-07-23
Movie Intrigo: Dear Agnes Unknown 2019-10-10
Movie Leading Lady Parts Actress #5 2018-07-30
Movie Crazy Rich Asians Astrid Leong-Teo 2018-08-15
Movie London Fields Petronella 2018-09-20
Movie Mary Queen of Scots Bess of Hardwick 2018-12-07
Movie Transformers: The Last Knight Quintessa 2017-06-16
Movie Revolting Rhymes Snow White (voice) 2017-10-11
Movie Stratton Aggy 2017-07-06
Movie Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them Madame Ya Zou 2016-11-16
Series Humans Herself 2015-06-14
Movie Families Chen-Lin 2015-10-14
Movie The Double 'The Replicator' - Glamourous Judge 2014-04-04
Movie Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit Amy Chan 2014-01-15
Series The Game Chen Mei 2014-11-05
Series Shetland Hattie James 2013-03-10
Series Dates Erica 2013-06-10
Series True Love Kathy 2012-06-17
Series Bedlam Keira 2011-02-07
Movie Submarine Kim-Lin 2011-03-18
Movie Pimp Bo 2010-05-21
Movie Shanghai Shin Shin 2010-06-10
Series Sherlock Soo Lin Yao 2010-07-25
Movie Exam Chinese Girl 2009-06-19
Movie Doctor Who: The Waters of Mars Mia Bennett 2009-11-15
Series Secret Diary of a Call Girl Charlotte 2007-09-27
Series The IT Crowd Ivana 2006-02-03
Movie When Evil Calls Molly Nelson 2006-06-30
Series Doctor Who Mia Bennett 2005-03-26