Gemma Chan

Gemma Chan


  • Known For: Acting
  • Birthday: 29-11-1982
  • Gender: Female
  • Place of Birth: London, England, UK
  • Also Known As:

    젬마 찬
    Τζέμα Τσαν

  • Popularity: 10.15
  • Homepage: http://gemmachan.com


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.




Year Movie Character
2021 Eternals as Sersi
2017 Stratton as Aggy
2017 Revolting Rhymes as Snow White (voice)
2019 Intrigo: Dear Agnes
2019 Mr. Malcolm's List as Julia
2020 Let Them All Talk as Karen
2010 Pimp as Bo
2009 Doctor Who: The Waters of Mars as Mia Bennett
2021 Raya and the Last Dragon as Namaari (voice)
2018 Crazy Rich Asians as Astrid Leong-Teo
2009 Exam as Chinese Girl
2014 Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit as Amy Chan
2018 Mary Queen of Scots as Bess of Hardwick
1970 Don't Worry, Darling as Shelley
2015 Families as Chen-Lin
2018 Leading Lady Parts as Actress #5
2018 London Fields as Petronella
2019 Captain Marvel as Minn-Erva
2011 Submarine as Kim-Lin
2006 When Evil Calls as Molly Nelson
2016 Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them as Madame Ya Zou
2017 Transformers: The Last Knight as Quintessa
2010 Shanghai as Shin Shin
2014 The Double as 'The Replicator' - Glamourous Judge
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2011 Bedlam (6 episode) as Keira
2012 True Love (1 episode) as Kathy
2013 Dates (9 episode) as Erica
2005 Doctor Who (1 episode) as Mia Bennett
2013 Shetland (2 episode) as Hattie James
2007 Secret Diary of a Call Girl (8 episode) as Charlotte
2015 Humans (24 episode) as Anita / Mia
2006 The IT Crowd (1 episode) as Ivana
2006 The IT Crowd (1 episode) as Female Sulu
2015 Humans (1 episode) as Herself
2019 I Am... (1 episode) as Hannah
2019 I Am ... (3 episode) as Hannah
2014 The Game (2 episode) as Chen Mei
2010 Sherlock (1 episode) as Soo Lin Yao
2019 I Am... (1 episode) Writing as (Story)

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