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Gillian Anderson

Gillian Anderson is an American-British film, television and theatre actress. She is most known for her role as FBI Special Agent Dana Scully in 'The X-Files' in all 10 seasons from 1993-2002 and in the 2016 reboot. She has won a Primetime Emmy, a Golden Globe and two Screen Actors Guild Awards. She is also an writer, producer, director and activist. Back in 2012, she first told Out that she had in a relationship with a girl for a long time when she was in high school. She is a known ally of the LGBT community, especially supportive of LGBT youth. She has worked with The Trevor Project. Gillian's sister Zoe is openly gay and married to her partner.

Anderson is joining the cast of Showtime's upcoming drama The First Lady.

February 23 2021 12:22 PM

The show hired three female writers and two female directors on the upcoming season. 

August 09 2017 12:11 PM

The star of X-Files and The Fall joins Tom Hiddleston and Idris Elba in the list of 007 hopefuls.

May 24 2016 3:30 PM

The X-Files icon talks drinking, drama, and her "crap" acting

January 18 2016 1:20 PM

'They police us and spy on us, tell us that makes us safer. We’ve never been in more danger.'

September 29 2015 11:44 AM

Scully’s blonde!

June 11 2015 10:33 AM

Anderson stars as Blanche DuBois, which is all we’ve ever wanted.

June 03 2015 11:45 AM