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Gemma Chan

1982 - Today

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Gemma Chan (born 29 November 1982) is an English actress. Born and raised in London, Chan attended the Newstead Wood School for Girls and studied law at Worcester College, Oxford before choosing to pursue a career in acting instead, enrolling at the Drama Centre London. Chan was subsequently cast in various supporting roles on television, including Doctor Who, Sherlock, Secret Diary of a Call Girl, Fresh Meat, Bedlam and True Love. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Gemma Chan has received more than 17,344,477 page views. Her biography is available in 36 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 31 in 2019). Gemma Chan is the 3,602nd most popular actor (up from 7,225th in 2019), the 2,989th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 4,974th in 2019) and the 446th most popular British Actor.

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  • 17M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 48.46

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 36

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.58

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.17

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Gemma Chan ranks 3,602 out of 9,996Before her are Judith Light, Alec McCowen, Trine Dyrholm, Ji Sung, Małgorzata Braunek, and John Vernon. After her are David Spade, Tara Reid, Frankie Faison, Ann Sheridan, Dora Gerson, and Lisa Lu.

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Among people born in 1982, Gemma Chan ranks 55Before her are Gina Carano, Alberto Gilardino, Vjosa Osmani, Justine Henin, Chloé Zhao, and Adam Lambert. After her are Rodrigo Palacio, Sofia Boutella, Abbie Cornish, Buakaw Banchamek, Hayley Atwell, and Matt Smith.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Gemma Chan ranks 2,989 out of 7,765Before her are Nicholas Grimshaw (1939), Michael Morpurgo (1943), Alec McCowen (1925), Henrietta Godolphin, 2nd Duchess of Marlborough (1681), John Hoppner (1758), and Derek Bell (1941). After her are Ashley Cole (1980), Capability Brown (1716), Quentin Crisp (1908), William Smith (1790), Andrew Latimer (1949), and Thomas Gage (1719).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Gemma Chan ranks 446Before her are Nathalie Emmanuel (1989), Dawn Addams (1930), Tom Conti (1941), Jennifer Saunders (1958), Adrian Paul (1959), and Alec McCowen (1925). After her are Sarah Siddons (1755), Roger Rees (1944), Stella McCartney (1971), Janet McTeer (1961), Theo James (1984), and Mark Addy (1964).

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