Gillian Anderson

Gillian Anderson

Gillian Anderson  American Actress


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Gillian Leigh Anderson (born August 9, 1968) is an American-English film, television and theatre actress and activist. Her credits include the roles of Special Agent Dana Scully in the long-running and widely popular series The X-Files, ill-fated soc...

Confirmed Relationships5
Longest Relationship6 yrs, 7 mths
Shortest Relationship12 mths
Average Relationship Length3 yrs, 4 mths
Rumored Relationships2
First Name Gillian
Middle Name Leigh
Maiden Name Anderson
Full Name at Birth Gillian Leigh Anderson
Age 47 years
Birthday 9th August, 1968
Birthplace Chicago, IL, USA
Height 5' 3" (160 cm)
Weight W
Build Average
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Dyed Blonde
Distinctive Feature Red Hair, Blue eyes, Tattoo on wrist.
Zodiac Sign Leo
Sexuality Bisexual
Religion Buddhist
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School City High School, Grand Rapids, MI (1986)
University Cornell University (summer student), BFA Theater, DePaul University, Chicago, IL (1990)
Occupation Text Actress, Charity Campaigner, Writer, Director, Voice Artist
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Scully on The X-Files
Year(s) Active 1986–present
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling) Independent Talent Group Ltd., Untitled Entertainment
Brand Endorsement TV commercial for WebMD (1999), Narrated TV commercials for "Harsh Realm" TV series (Fox TV), Print ads for Emanuel clothing line (1998)
Bust (inches) 34
Cup Size C
Waist (inches) 25
Hips (inches) 35
Shoe Size 7
Official Websites,,,,,
Father Edward Anderson
Mother Rosemary Anderson
Brother Aaron Anderson
Sister Zoe Anderson
Friend Martine McCutcheon, David Duchovny, Martin Scorcese, Jodie Foster, Cate Blanchett, Pharrell Williams, Emma Thompson, George Clooney, Ralph Fiennes, Jake Gyllenhaal, Leonardo DiCaprio, Quentin Tarentino, Daniel Radcliffe, Elton John, Jamie Lee Curtis, Ellen De Generes, Kate Winslet, Judi Dench, Helen Mirren, Angelina Jolie, Cat Deeley, Diane Kruger, Hugh Grant, Anne Heche, Natasha Bedingfield, Minnie Driver, Christian Slater, Simon Pegg, Megan Fox, Kirsten Dunst, Stella McCartney, Helen Hunt
Favorite People Meryl Streep
Favorite Movies It's A Wonderful Life, Out Of Africa, Wallace & Gromit, The Lives Of Others, Sunshine, La Vie En Rose
Favorite TV Shows The X Files, Curb Your Enthuasm
Favorite Bands Bon Iver, Various Artists, Indie Anthems, Cocorosie, Kcrw, Kings Of Leon, Damien Rice, Arctic Monkeys, New Young Pony Club, Mugison, Mike Figgis, Sarah Mclachlan, Dido, Pink, Madonna, Alberto Iglesias, Leslie Feist, Bjork, Arvo Part, Jeff Buckley, Manu Chao, David Darling, Eurythmics, David Gray, Lisa Gerrard, Pieter Bourke, Beth Orton, Radiohead, Saint Germain, Remy Shand, Sparklehorse, Lucinda Williams, Zero 7, Hans Zimmer, Jane Siberry, Nitin Sawhney, Red Hot Chilli Peppers, Papa M, Natalie Merchant, Kruder And Dorfmeister, Ghazal, Filter, Brian Eno, Miles Davis, Coldplay, Richard Buckner, Johann Sebastian Bach, Badly Drawn Boy, Counting Crows, The Doves, Roberta Flack, Lauryn Hill, Low & The Dirty Three, Moby, Philip Glass, Sade, Jill Scott, Sigur Ros, Tortoise, Tom Waits
Favorite Songs You can't always get what you want (Rolling Stones), Save Me (Joan Armatrading), Exit Music for a Film (Radiohead), Strange Fruit (Nina Simone), Part of Death and the Maiden (Schubert), Love is Everything (Jane Siberry), Hey, That’s No Way to Say Goodbye (Roberta Flack), Hallelujah (Jeff Buckley), Samba pa ti (Santana)
Favorite Books The Power Of Now (Eckhart Tolle), The Road Less Traveled (M. Scott Peck), The Courage To Heal (Ellen Bass), The Drama Of The Gifted Child (Alice Miller), When Things Fall Apart (Pema Chodron), The I Ching, The Seat Of The Soul, Women's Bodies, Women's Wisdom, The Wisdom Of No Escape (Pema Chodron), The Fantasy Bond (Robert W. Firestone), Homecoming (John Bradshaw), Living In The Light (Shakti Gawain), The Zanzibar Chest, Mountains Of The Mind (Robert MacFarlane), My Life So Far (Jane Fonda), Eat, Pray, Love (Elizabeth Gilbert), The Late Hector Kipling (David Thewlis), The Time Traveler's Wife (Audrey Niffenegger), The God Of Small Things (Arundhati Roy), Anil's Ghost (Michael Ondaatje), She's Come Undone (Wally Lamb), The Last King Of Scotland (Giles Foden), A Million Little Pieces (James Frey), Bel Canto (Ann Patchett), Saturday (Ian McEwan), The Kite Runner (Khaled Hosseini), A Map Of The World (Jane Hamilton), The Corrections (Jonathan Franzen), The Known World (Edward P. Jones), The Magician's Assistant (Ann Patchett), On Beauty (Zadie Smith)
Favorite Places Canada, England, South Africa, USA
Favorite Colors Pink, Red, Green
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Partner Comparison

Gillian Anderson47 LeoActress
David Duchovny55 LeoActor
Mark Griffiths-Director
Julian Ozanne51Film/TV Producer
Rodney Rowland52 PiscesActor
Adrian G. Griffiths52 CancerActor
Clyde Klotz55 GeminiArt Director
Jodie Foster53 ScorpioActress


Piper Maru
Female25th September, 199421 years old
Oscar Anderson
Male1st November, 20069 years old
Male15th October, 20087 years old

Onscreen Matchups


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Sister2012Kristin JansenMovie
Room on the Broom2012WitchShort Film
Moby Dick2011ElizabethTV Show
Johnny English Reborn2011PamelaMovie
Great Expectations2011Miss HavishamTV Show
Any Human Heart2010Duchess of WindsorTV Show
No Pressure2010Movie
Boogie Woogie2009Jean MaclestoneMovie
The Crimson Petal and the White2009Mrs. CastawayTV Show
How to Lose Friends & Alienate People2008Eleanor JohnsonMovie
The X Files: I Want to Believe2008Dana ScullyMovie
Robbie the Reindeer in Close Encounters of the Herd Kind2007Queen VorkanaTV Show
The Last King of Scotland2006Sarah MerritMovie
The Mighty Celt2005KateMovie
A Cock and Bull Story2005Widow WadmanMovie
Bleak House2005Lady DedlockTV Show
Robot Chicken2005Fairy GodmotherTV Show
The House of Mirth2000Lily BartMovie
Harsh Realm1999Video NarratorTV Show
Playing by Heart1998MeredithMovie
The Mighty1998Loretta LeeMovie
The X Files1998Agent Dana ScullyMovie
Chicago Cab1997Southside GirlMovie
Princess Mononoke1997MoroMovie
ReBoot1994Data NullyTV Show
Class of '961993RachelTV Show
Frasier1993JennyTV Show
The X-Files1993Dana ScullyTV Show
The Turning1992April CavanaughMovie
Eek! the Cat1992Agent ScullyTV Show
The Simpsons1989Dana ScullyTV Show
A Matter of Choice1988Short Film
Three at Once1986Woman 1Short Film
Official SecretsMovie
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Comments on Gillian Anderson

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Tracker748Feb 23

Gillian was great in the return of X-Files and looked fabulous. Scully rules! We need more....

TwoCentsMar 11, 2015


TwoCentsMar 11, 2015

find mulder please

TwoCentsMar 11, 2015


TwoCentsMar 11, 2015

Gillian is great as scully

TwoCentsMar 11, 2015

I want another x-file movie

Seychell11Oct 19, 2014

What a classy and pretty woman, still.

The HogAug 9, 2014

Happy 46th birthday, Gillian Anderson, and a great day!

caesar78Jul 14, 2014

Mnogi gledatelji serije "Dosjei X" nadali su se da će Mulder i Scully postati ljubavni par, ali to se nije dogodilo. Možda je tako i bolje, jer, kako Zagorci kažu: "Ljubav je ljubav, a posel je posel!"

Dee dummApr 3, 2014

She must be a lucky blonde.

MussJun 16, 2013

You are so right about her, Tracker748!

Tracker748May 6, 2013

No matter what she does, she will always be Dana Scully to me.

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