Karen Gillan

1987 - Today

Karen Gillan

Karen Sheila Gillan (; born 28 November 1987) is a Scottish actress and filmmaker. She first began acting with guest roles on television, before receiving recognition for portraying Amy Pond, a primary companion to the Eleventh Doctor, in the BBC One series Doctor Who (2010–2013), for which she received critical acclaim, and she received several awards and nominations, including winning a National Television Award. Gillan's early film roles include the horror film Outcast (2010) and the romantic comedy film Not Another Happy Ending (2013). She relocated to the U.S. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Karen Gillan has received more than 14,527,650 page views. Her biography is available in 43 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 3,238th most popular actor.

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  • 15M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 45.91

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 43

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.38

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.16

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Karen Gillan ranks 3,212 out of 8,832Before her are Jimmy Fallon, Sally Kellerman, Shailene Woodley, Jesse Spencer, Peter Sarsgaard, and Jeff Conaway. After her are John Carroll Lynch, M. C. Gainey, Michael C. Hall, David Spade, Carol Ann Susi, and Ronald Lacey.

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Among people born in 1987, Karen Gillan ranks 41Before her are Gervinho, Jorge Lorenzo, Pedro, Sebastian Giovinco, Hatem Ben Arfa, and Medhi Benatia. After her are José Callejón, Jamie Vardy, Gary Medel, Marco Simoncelli, Evan Peters, and Sergio Romero.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Karen Gillan ranks 2,807 out of 5,347Before her are Siân Phillips (1933), Dave Charlton (1936), Glen Matlock (1956), G. I. Taylor (1886), Cynegils (575), and Trevor Pinnock (1946). After her are Kiki Dee (1947), Geraint Thomas (1986), Ronald Lacey (1935), George Robertson, Baron Robertson of Port Ellen (1946), Joseph Grimaldi (1778), and Alexander Mountbatten, 1st Marquess of Carisbrooke (1886).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Karen Gillan ranks 412Before her are Richard Haydn (1905), Peter Firth (1953), Amanda Tapping (1965), Edward Woodward (1930), Jim Sturgess (1978), and Siân Phillips (1933). After her are Ronald Lacey (1935), Joseph Grimaldi (1778), Joely Richardson (1965), Mark Sheppard (1964), Hugh Dancy (1975), and Charles Shaughnessy (1955).