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Gillian Anderson is an American-British film, television and theatre actress, activist, and writer. Gillian Anderson is having an affair. Anderson has been in a relationship with screenwriter and dramatist Peter Morgan

Relationship Facts of Gillian Anderson

Gillian Anderson is having an affair.
Her sexual orientation is straight.

Dating History

Gillian Anderson began dating the Canadian assistant art director Clyde Klotz on her show, ‘The X–Files‘, and married him just after a few months of courtship.

The pair got married in 1994 in a unique ceremony at the 17th hole of a Golf course in Hawaii by a Buddhist priest.

The marriage did not last long and ended after three years. Their daughter, Piper Maru, was born on September 25, 1994.

She later dated another Canadian actor Adrian G. Griffiths for a brief amount of time. She also had a brief and passionate affair with the former model and actor, popularly known as Rod.

Later, on December 29, 2004, Anderson married Julian Ozanne, a documentary filmmaker, on Lamu Island, off the coast of Kenya. Anderson announced their separation on April 21, 2006.

Anderson and former boyfriend, businessman Mark Griffiths, have two sons: Oscar, born on November 1, 2006, and  Felix, born on October 15, 2008.

Since 2016, Anderson has been in a relationship with screenwriter and dramatist Peter Morgan.

Gillian Anderson: Biography in Details

Who is Gillian Anderson?

Gillian Anderson is an American-British film, television and theatre actress, activist, and writer.

Gillian Anderson has appeared in numerous movies and television series including ‘ The X-Files’, ‘ The House of Mirth’, and ‘The Fall’ among others.

Gillian Anderson: Early Life, Childhood, and Education

Anderson was born in Chicago, Illinois on August 9, 1968, to parents Rosemary Alyce, a computer analyst, and Homer Edward Anderson III, who owned a film post-production company.

Throughout most of her childhood years, she lived in north London’s Crouch End and Harringay. In her early life, she went through a rebellious stage as a teenager; experimenting with drugs, dating a much older boyfriend, and cultivating a punk appearance.

Additionally, Gillian Anderson became interested in the world of the show business since her childhood years.

She is of American-British nationality. Furthermore, she belongs to a mixed ethnic background of English, German, and Irish.

Talking about her education, Anderson attended Fountain Elementary and City High-Middle School. Later, she also served as a student intern at the Grand Rapids Civic Theatre & School of Theatre Arts.

Additionally, after graduating from high school in 1986, she attended The Theatre School at DePaul University in Chicago, where she earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts in 1990.

Furthermore, Gillian Anderson also participated in the National Theatre of Great Britain’s summer program at Cornell University.

Gillian Anderson: Career, Salary, and Net Worth 2024

Gillian Anderson initially moved to New York City at age 22 to break into acting. She had her first big role in the off-Broadway play ‘Absent Friends’ for which she won a Theater World Award in 1991.

Next, she relocated to Los Angeles to pursue a film career. Eventually, her break came when she was cast to play agent Dana Scully in the television seriesThe X-Files‘. Since then, she has appeared in numerous movies and television series and she has more than 55 credits as an actress.

Some other movies and television series that Anderson has appeared in are ‘Crooked House’, ‘American Gods’, ‘Viceroy’s House’, ‘The Fall’, ‘Sold’ ,’War & Peace’, ‘Hannibal’, ‘Ronja, the Robber’s Daughter’, ‘Robot Overlords’, ‘ Crisis’, ‘Robot Chicken’, ‘Last Love’, ‘Shadow Dancer’,’Great Expectations’ and ‘Moby Dick’ among others.

Additionally, she also has 1 credit as a producer, 2  credits as a director, and 1 credit as a writer. Furthermore, she has also been active in supporting numerous charity organizations, global and social causes, as well as running her own humanitarian ventures.

Gillian Anderson is also a supporter of various women’s organizations and social movements and is a patron of Childreach International.

Anderson won the Golden Globe Award in 1997. Additionally, she has garnered the nomination for the same award a total of 4 times.

In addition, she has also won the Primetime Emmy Award, Saturn Award, Blockbuster Entertainment Award, and British Independent Film Award. All in all, she has  27 wins and 75 nominations to her name to date.

Gillian Anderson has not revealed her current salary. However, she has an estimated net worth of around $40 million as of 2022.

How tall is Gillian Anderson?

Talking about her body measurement, Gillian Anderson has a height of 5 feet 3 inches (1.6 m). Additionally, she weighs around 57 kg or 124.5 lbs.

Her body measurement is 35-26-36 inches or 89-66-91.5 cm.

Furthermore, her hair color is dark blonde and her eye color is Grayish Blue.

Gillian Anderson: Rumors and Controversy

Gillian Anderson became part of controversy due to her relationship with Adrian G. Griffiths.  The couple became much bigger tabloid news when it was discovered that Adrian was charged with multiple counts of sexual assault.

Additionally, Gillian Anderson also became part of a controversy indirectly due to the script of the show ‘The Fall’. At present, there are no rumors concerning Anderson and her career.

Is Gillian Anderson active on social media?

Gillian Anderson is active over social media. She has a huge number of followers on social networking sites such as Facebook, Twitter as well as Instagram.

She has more than 642k followers on Twitter.

In addition, she has more than 649k followers on Instagram. Similarly, her Facebook page has more than 467k followers.

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