Gemma Arterton is a talented British actress who has made a name for herself in the film industry through her captivating performances and undeniable charm.
Born on February 2, 1986, in Gravesend, Kent, England, she developed a passion for acting from a young age. Gemma attended the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA) in London, where she honed her skills before launching her acting career.
Over the years, she has appeared in numerous films and stage productions, earning critical acclaim for her work in projects such as “St. Trinian’s” (2007), “Quantum of Solace” (2008), and “The King’s Man” (2021).
|Name||Gemma Christina Arterton|
|Date of Birth||February 2, 1986|
|Place of Birth||Gravesend, Kent, England|
|Education||Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA) (BA in Acting, 2007)|
|Height||5’7″ (1.70 m)|
|Family||Father: Barry Arterton (Welder)|
|Mother: Sally-Anne Heap (Cleaner)|
|Siblings: Hannah Arterton (Sister)|
|Net Worth||$13 million (estimated)|
Gemma Arterton Career
Gemma Arterton’s acting career began with her stage debut in “Love’s Labour’s Lost” at the Globe Theatre in 2007. She then gained recognition for her role as Kelly in the British comedy film “St. Trinian’s” (2007). In 2008, she landed the coveted role of Bond girl Strawberry Fields in the James Bond film “Quantum of Solace,” which catapulted her to international fame.
Since then, Gemma has appeared in a variety of films, including “Clash of the Titans” (2010), “Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time” (2010), “Byzantium” (2012), “The Girl with All the Gifts” (2016), and “The King’s Man” (2021). She has also continued her work in theater, with acclaimed performances in productions such as “The Little Dog Laughed” (2010), “The Master Builder” (2010), and “Nell Gwynn” (2015).
Gemma Arterton Education
Gemma Arterton attended the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA) in London, where she studied acting. She graduated in 2007 with a Bachelor of Arts in Acting, having refined her skills through stage productions and workshops during her time at the academy.
Gemma Arterton Family
Gemma was born to Barry Arterton, a welder, and Sally-Anne Heap, a cleaner. She has one sister, Hannah Arterton, who is also an actress. Gemma and Hannah were both born with polydactyly, a condition resulting in extra fingers, which were removed shortly after birth.
In 2019, she married actor Rory Keenan. On 4 November 2022, she confirmed that she was expecting her first child with Keenan. Their son was born in December 2022.
Gemma Arterton Net Worth
As of 2023, Gemma Arterton’s estimated net worth is $13 million, primarily accumulated through her successful acting career in film and theater.