Gillian Anderson Age, Relationships, Height, Net Worth, Wiki, Bio
Gillian Leigh Anderson
Date of Birth
8th of August 1968
55 years (as of 2023)
Chicago, Illinois (USA)
Chicago, Illinois (USA)
Actress, Activist, Writer
Early Life and Education
Gillian Anderson was born in Chicago, Illinois. She is the daughter of Homer Edward “Ed” Anderson III and Rosemary “Posie” Alyce. Gillian’s mother worked as a computer analyst and her father owned a production house. Tragically, her brother Aaron died due to a brain tumor at the age of 30, and her sister Zoe is transgender.
Gillian has a diverse ethnicity comprising German, Irish, and English roots. She interned at the Grand Rapids Civic Theater & School of Theater Arts and later received a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from DePaul University’s Theater School. She also participated in the Theater Programme at Cornell University.
“The X-Files” (1993-2002; 2016-2018)
“The Crown”, “The Fall”, “American Gods”, “The Last King of Scotland”, “Viceroy’s House”
Gillian Anderson is widely recognized for her role as FBI Agent Dana Scully in the TV series “The X-Files”. She has earned accolades like the Golden Globe Award and the Star Guild Award. Apart from TV, she made her mark in Hollywood with films like “The Mighty Celt”, “The Last King of Scotland”, and “Shadow Dancer”.
Piper Maru, Oscar, Felix
Homer Edward “Ed” Anderson III, Rosemary “Posie” Alyce
Supporting NGOs, Charitable events
Gillian was first married to Clyde Klotz, with whom she has a daughter named Piper Maru. Later, she was associated with Julian Ozanne and has two sons, Oscar and Felix, with a boyfriend named Mark Griffiths. Currently, she is dating dramatist and screenwriter Peter Morgan.
Golden Globe Award recipient
Star Guild Award winner
Officer of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (OBE) in 2016
Co-founder of South African Youth Education for Sustainability (SAYes)
Net Worth and Assets
Social Media Presence
Gillian Anderson supports numerous NGOs and charitable events.
She is the co-founder of South African Youth Education for Sustainability (SAYes).
Gillian was honored as the Officer of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (OBE) in 2016.
Gillian Anderson’s multifaceted career spanning TV, film, and activism is a testament to her talent and commitment. From her iconic role in “The X-Files” to her philanthropic endeavors, she remains an inspiration for many.