Gemma Arterton is an English actress, activist, and film producer who was born in Gravesend, England. She is famous for roles in Hansel and Gretel, Witch Hunters, Prince of Persia, and Clash of the Titans. She has won for herself many awards and has also received numerous nominations for award ceremonies.
Gemma Arterton Bio
Gemma Christina Arterton was born at North Kent Hospital in Gravesend, England on February 2, 1986. She was born with a condition resulting in her having extra fingers ( polydactyly) which a doctor removed shortly after her birth. Gemma was born to Sally-Anne Heap and Barry J. Arterton. Her mother used to run a cleaning business, and her father was a welder. Her parents got divorced during her early childhood, and so she grew up on a council estate with her younger sister, Hannah Arterton and mother.
Gemma Arterton attended Gravesend Grammar School for Girls, a state grammar school in Kent (now Mayfield Grammar School). She made her amateur stage debut in a production of Alan Ayckbourn’s The Boy Who Fell into a Book. Her performance won her the best actress prize in a competition at a local festival. When she turned 16years, Arterton left Gravesend Grammar School to attend acting college at the Miskin Theatre at North Kent College in Dartford. She later studied at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA), graduating in 2008.
Miss Arterton had her first professional role in Stephen Poliakoff’s Capturing Mary while she was still at drama school and made her first film appearance in St Trinian’s as Kelly. She has also produced some films.
Arterton met John Nolan on the set of a James Bond movie and they lived together in London for a while. In 2008, she had a relationship with the Spanish stuntman Eduardo Muñoz, whom she met on the set of Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time but split up in after six months. Gemma had her first marriage with Stefano Catelli in 2010, however, they separated in 2013, and, in August 2015, their divorce was finalised “by consent”.
In 2019, she married actor Rory Keenan and on 4 November 2022, she confirmed that she was expecting her first child with him. Their son was born in December
Gemma Arterton Age
Gemma Arterton, being born on February 2, 1986 is presently 37 years. Her zodiac is Aquarius.
Gemma Arterton Height
Miss Arterton stands at a height of 1.7m or 5feet 7inches tall.
Where is Gemma Arterton from?
The actress and executive producer is from Gravesend in England.
What does Gemma Arterton do for a living
Gemma Arterton is an actress. She has starred in countless blockbuster movies and is known for playing fantastic roles. She is also a producer has has executively produced about four feature films.
Gemma Arterton’s Parents
The beautiful actress was born to Barry Arterton and Sally-Anne Heap. Her father was a welder whiles her mother was running a cleaning business. Gemma’s parents divorced whiles she was still a child.
Gemma Arterton’s Siblings
Gemma Arterton is known to have one sister as her sibling. Her sister is Hannah Arterton. Hannah is the younger sister of the sensational actress, Gemma. Hannah is 34years. She is also an actress.
Gemma Arterton’s Net Worth
Gemma Arterton has an approximated net worth of $13million according to reports from celebrity.net