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Gillian Anderson

  • Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois
  • Birthday: August 09

Five-time Emmy nominated actress Gillian Anderson currently portrays "Dr. Bedelia Du Maurier" on the television series Hannibal where she stars alongside Hugh Dancy, Mads Mikkelsen, and Caroline Dhavernas. The Chicago native is best known for her portrayal of "Dana Scully" on the long-running television series The X-Files on which she played the partner of "Fox Mulder" (David Duchovny). The role earned her a Primetime Emmy Award as well as a Golden Globe and two Screen Actors Guild awards for "Best Actress in a Drama Series."

Five-time Emmy nominated actress Gillian Anderson currently portrays "Dr. Bedelia Du Maurier" on the television series Hannibal where she stars alongside Hugh Dancy, Mads Mikkelsen, and Caroline Dhavernas. The Chicago native is best known for her portrayal of "Dana Scully" on the long-running television series The X-Files on which she played the partner of "Fox Mulder" (David Duchovny). The role earned her a Primetime Emmy Award as well as a Golden Globe and two Screen Actors Guild awards for "Best Actress in a Drama Series."

Her additional television credits include lending her voice to an episode of The Simpsons, as well as guest spots on: Frasier, Any Human Heart, and The Crimson Petal and the White. Anderson starred as "Stella Gibson" on the television series The Fall as well as portrayed "Lady Dedlock" on Bleak House. Her film credits include: The Last King of Scotland, How to Lose Friends & Alienate People, The X-Files: I Want to Believe, and Princess Mononoke

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AWARDS & NOMINATIONS

1 Wins5 Nominations

Outstanding Lead Actress In A Drama Series - 1999

  • Nominee
  • Gillian Anderson, as Agent Dana Scully
  • The X-Files
  • FOX

Outstanding Lead Actress In A Drama Series - 1998

  • Nominee
  • Gillian Anderson, as Dana Scully
  • The X-Files
  • FOX

Outstanding Lead Actress In A Drama Series - 1997

  • Winner
  • Gillian Anderson, as Dana Scully
  • The X-Files
  • FOX

OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTRESS FOR A DRAMA SERIES - 1996

  • Nominee
  • Gillian Anderson, as Dana Scully
  • The X-Files
  • FOX