Quick Facts Of Gemma chan
Celebrated Name Gemma chan Age 37 Years Nick Name Birth Name Gemma Chan Birth Date 1982-11-29 Gender Female Profession Actress Birth Nation UK Place Of Birth London, England Nationality British Ethnicity Mixed Horoscope Sagittarius Religion Christianity School Newstead Wood School College / University Worcester College Marital Status Unmarried – In a Relationship Boyfriend Dominic Cooper Parents N/A Siblings N/A Height 5 feet 8 inches Weight 58 Kg Hair Color Black Eye Color Dark Brown Net Worth $6 Million Salary Under Review Source of Wealth Film Industry Sexual Orientation Straight Links Wikipedia, Instagram, Twitter, Facebook
From Showtime and ITV2’s Secret Diary of a Call Girl to the BBC’s Doctor Who The Waters of Mars, down to Channel 4’s Fresh Meat and several other TV series, we have watched Gemma Chan grace our screens for almost a decade. The Brit is not only a tremendous film and TV actress but also an amazing theatre entertainer. She also stars in an AMC/Channel 4 science-fiction drama Humans which premiered in 2015 and played Astrid Leong-Teo in Jon M. Chu’s 2018 film Crazy Rich Asians.
Where did Gemma Chan grow up?
Recalling her early life, She was born in London, England, UK. The name of her parents is unknown. Her dad is said to be an engineer who grew up in Hong Kong and her mother is a Chinese-Scottish pharmacist. She used to work at Guy’s Hospital. Similarly, her maternal grandparents emigrated from China via Hong Kong to Greenock, Scotland. Likewise, Gemma was raised near Sevenoaks in South East England. Her nationality is British and her ethnicity is a part of the Caucasian ethnicity.
Talking about her education, she attended the Newstead Wood School for Girls in the Orpington in the London borough of Bromley. Later, she studied law at Worcester College, Oxford. After graduation, she gained a training contract at the law firm Slaughter and May which she rejected to pursue an acting career. So, she studied at the Drama Centre in London.
When did Gemma Chan pursue her acting career?
- Gemma Chan started her career in the year 2006, as she was a competitor on the first series of the reality television series Project Catwalk.
- She made her acting debut in the independent horror serial When Evil Calls. Similarly, her film debut was in the psychological thriller Exam.
- After that, she portrayed the role of Mia Bennett in the BBC’s Doctor Who special The Waters of Mars.
- She guest-starred as Soo Lin in Sherlock. Also as a supporting role of Charlotte in the fourth season of the Showtime and ITV2 series Secret Diary of a Call Girl and Fresh Meat.
- Now talking about her movies she is recognized for her role in the high-profile films. Those movies include Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them and Transformers: The Last Knight. Likewise, she also starred as a lead character of Mia/Anita on the science fiction Humans.
- Recently, she played as Astrid Leong Teo on Crazy Rich Asians and also in Mary Queen of Scots. In the year 2019, she appeared as Minn-Erva in the Marvel Studios film Captain Marvel.
Who is dating Gemma Chan?
Reflecting her personal life, Gemma Chan is currently in a relationship as she is dating Dominic Cooper. They started dating from late 2018. He was her fellow actor. The dating rumors when they were spotted vacationing together in Spain last August. Four months later, they made their first public appearance as a couple at the Fashion Awards in London. Likewise, they are in a private relationship and starred together in the 2017’s Stratton. Previously, she dated the Fresh Meat co-star Jack Whitehall. They dated from 2011 and split up in 2017. The reason for their break up was the busy work schedules.
How much does Gemma Chan earn?
There are conflicting figures about how much the multi-talented actress earns. Although details of her salary are not available online, her net worth is estimated to be $6 million at present.
How tall is Gemma Chan?
Talking about the body measurements, Gemma has a height of 5 feet 8 inches weighing around 58 kg. Similarly, her hair color is black whereas her eye color is dark brown. There is no information about her body measurements at present. In the case of an update, we will let you know.
Did You Know?
- Would like to learn Spanish.
- Classically trained on the violin and piano, attaining the Diploma of the Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music on the violin whilst still at school.