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 14,808,425 page views. Her biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 25 in 2019). Gemma Chan is the 7,228th most popular actor (down from 6,496th in 2019), the 4,985th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 4,195th in 2019) and the 860th most popular British Actor.

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  • 15M

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  • 52.05

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 31

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.27

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.51

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Gemma Chan ranks 7,228 out of 10,030Before her are Thuy Trang, Kazunari Ninomiya, Dichen Lachman, Shin Koyamada, Devon Murray, and Marina Hands. After her are Lara Pulver, Haruka Ayase, Julia Jentsch, Samuel West, Edurne, and Gosha Kutsenko.

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Among people born in 1982, Gemma Chan ranks 263Before her are Kim Ah-joong, Li Yundi, Pihla Viitala, Jay Bothroyd, Dichen Lachman, and Shin Koyamada. After her are Diego Cavalieri, Tetsuya Kakihara, Aleksei Berezutski, Cristian Daniel Ledesma, Mijaín López, and Lynndie England.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Gemma Chan ranks 4,985 out of 6,924Before her are Clare Higgins (1955), George Windsor, Earl of St Andrews (1962), Syd Owen (1922), Stuart Bingham (1976), Ian Stewart (1929), and Anoushka Shankar (1981). After her are Lara Pulver (1980), Tracey Thorn (1962), Samuel West (1966), Maxi Priest (1961), Tim Henman (1974), and Katie Price (1978).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Gemma Chan ranks 860Before her are Lee Evans (1964), Florence Pugh (1996), Jack O'Connell (1990), James Callis (1971), Holmes Herbert (1882), and Clare Higgins (1955). After her are Lara Pulver (1980), Samuel West (1966), Katie Price (1978), Tamzin Merchant (1987), Keeley Hawes (1976), and Simon Woods (1980).

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