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Gwendoline Christie


Gwendoline Christie was born in Worthing, West Sussex, England and trained in dance and gymnastics as a child. She graduated from Drama Centre London with a First Class BA (Hons) in 2005 and her first job was with Declan Donellan in 'Great Expectations' at the Royal Shakespeare Company that autumn. She then went on to work in regional theatre, ... See full bio »

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Known For

Star Wars: The Force Awakens
(2015)
Game of Thrones
Game of Thrones Brienne of Tarth
(2012-2017)
The Zero Theorem
The Zero Theorem Woman in a Street Commercial
(2013)

Filmography

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 2017 Top of the Lake (TV Series)
Miranda
- Episode #2.5 (2017) ... Miranda
- Episode #2.4 (2017) ... Miranda
- Episode #2.2 (2017) ... Miranda
- Episode #2.3 (2017) ... Miranda
- Episode #2.6 (2017) ... Miranda
 2016 Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie
Gwendoline Christie
 2015 LOVE Advent (TV Series short)
Gwendoline Christie
- Gwendoline Christie (2015) ... Gwendoline Christie
 2013 The Zero Theorem
Woman in a Street Commercial
 2010 Ourhouse, Episode 1: 'Games' (Short)
Annalise 'Babydoll' Maddox-Wilson
 2010 The 7 Ages of Britain Teaser (TV Short)
The Operator
 2009 The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus
Classy Shopper 2
 2007 The Time Surgeon
The Tape / 'Victim'
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Height:

6' 3" (1.91 m)
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I don't know, so much of women's femininity is tied up with their hair. See more »

Trivia:

Several inches taller than towering leading ladies like Uma Thurman and Sigourney Weaver, she is one of a small handful of professional actresses with a successful film & TV career who stands over 6 feet tall. Another is fellow Brit Janet McTeer, who is 6'1".

Trademark:

Towering height

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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