Quick Facts of Karen Gillan

  • Full NameKaren Gillan
  • Net Worth$2 million
  • Date of Birth28 November, 1987
  • NicknameKaren
  • Marital Status Unmarried
  • BirthplaceInverness, Scotland, UK
  • Ethnicity Scottish
  • ProfessionActress, Director, Model
  • Nationality Scottish and British
  • Active Year2000–present
  • Eye colour Light Brown
  • Hair colour Light Brown
  • BuildSlim
  • Height5 Feet and 10 Inches
  • Weight58 Kgs
  • Body Measurement34-26-34 inches
  • EducationItalia Conti Academy of Theatre Arts drama school
  • Online PresenceFacebook, Twitter, Instagram
  • Horoscope Sagittarius
Karen Gillan

Short Description of Karen Gillan

Karen Gillan a model, actress, and director from Scotland. Karen is known for her roles as Amy Pond in the British science-fiction television show Doctor Who.

She was awarded the National Television Award for her roles in the series Doctor Who, and the series was launched from 2010-2012. Apart from it, she is known for her roles as Nebula in the 2014 film Guardians of the Galaxy and in the romantic comedy Not Another Happy Ending.

Gillan was born in Scotland and holds the dual Scottish and British nationality and belongs to the Scottish ethnicity. Her birth sign is Sagittarius and her birthday falls on each November 28. The beautiful actress is aged 28.

Early Life and Education

Traveling back to her early life, Karen Gillan first cried on earth on 28 November 1987, in Inverness, Scotland, UK. She is the one and only child of a singer and recording artist Marie Paterson and Raymond Gillan.

Regarding her education, she completed an HNC Acting and Performance course at Telford College in England and then went to study at the Italia Conti Academy of Theatre Arts drama school and earned a Bachelor of Arts in acting.


Karen started her career in 2006 as a guest artist in various drama series. Gillan’s first roles were on Rebus. After that, Karen was the regular cast member of the sketch comedy series The Kevin Bishop Show in 2008. In 2009, she appeared in the British sci-fi series Doctor Who as Amy Pond.

The series became the turning point of her career. The series awarded her the “Woman of the Year” Awards- Best Actress, the SFX Awards, TV Choice Awards, and National Television Awards.

She has also appeared in Guardians of the Galaxy, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, Oculus, and The Party’s Just Beginning. Currently, she is working on Avengers: Infinity War and Untitled Avengers.

Personal Life

Karen Gillian is an unmarried actress, who was dating British photographer Patrick Green previously. They started dating in 2006 and split in 2012.

After that, her relationship was with British producer Andrew Brooke. Since then, there is no news of her affairs. Gillian has straight sexual orientation.


Karen Gillian has a slim body type with the measurement of 34-26-34 inches and requires 32B bra size. She has a height of 5 Feet and 10 Inches and weights 58 Kg. Gillian has light brown hair and eyes colors.

Net Worth

Her net worth is 2 million dollars and she is active via Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

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