Actress and model who is known for her work across British film and TV. She appeared in Season 4 of the Showtime/ITV2 drama Secret Diary of a Call Girl and in the BBC drama Sherlock as Soo Lin. In 2018, it was announced she’d be joining the cast of Captain Marvel.
She studied law at Worcester College, Oxford. Following her graduation, she turned down a legal job offer, and enrolled at the Drama Centre London to pursue an acting career.
In 2015, she starred in the inaugural season of the AMC/Channel 4 drama Humans as the main protagonist, Mia/Anita. That same year, she starred in the French drama Families, as Chen-Lin.
Gemma Chan Wealth Stats: Salary, Net Worth, and More
Gemma Chan's net worth, salary and other interesting facts:
|Net Worth||$8 Million|
|Date of Birth||November 29, 1982 (age 40 years)||Gender||Female|
|Height||5 Feet 8 Inches (1.75 m)|
Her acting career started in the year 2006 with “when Evil calls.” She played the role of Molly Nelson in the movie. For three years, she was off from the screen and returned in the year 2009 in a film named “Exam, “starring the role of a Chinese woman. In 2010 she acted in three main movies, including. Pimp, shanghai, and submarine.
She previously dated Jack Whitehall in 2011; but they later broke up. She has been dating Dominic Cooper.
In 2014, she appeared alongside Chris Pine, Kenneth Branagh, and Keira Knightley in the thriller film Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit.
Inspirational Quotes by Gemma Chan
I'm quite a rational person. I'm not very superstitious, but I really do enjoy horror as a genre.Gemma Chan
When you think of things like medicine, people who have lost limbs now have a chance to have a limb replaced that is connected to the brain that they can actually control with their mind. That's amazing.Gemma Chan
I avoid flying Ryanair if I can. I know that everyone gives them a hard time, but there's a good reason for that.Gemma Chan
As a means to an end, modelling was good, but I had to distance myself from it when I started working as an actress, because even though I wasn't high-profile, I found in my first write-ups that I'd be referred to as 'model Gemma Chan.'Gemma Chan
From my experience, I would say no: actors of East Asian descent don't get the opportunities white actors do. I know that's inherently a problem in a country that produces a lot of period drama, but I have to fight so hard to get parts that don't have something to do with China.Gemma Chan