Gillian Anderson Biography, Age, Wiki, Height, Weight, Boyfriend, Family & More

Gillian Anderson

Biography / Wiki

Versatile actresses are those who see minuscules and serve us the beauty on a platter with words and pictures, this lone is very well proved by Gillian Anderson, who is renowned as an actress, writer, activist, and Theater Artist. Apart from that, she rose to huge stardom by Appearing as FBI Special Agent in The X-Files show.

Moreover, she is an incredibly multi-talented performer whose acting skills made her able to get Golden Globe Award and Star Guild Award.

Height / Weight / Age

Born on 08 August 1968, this gorgeous star has turned 54 years old. This lady is blessed with a good height of 160 Centimetres and 5’3” in Feet & Inches. Her black eyes and shiny blonde hair enhance the charm of her beauty.

She is very conscious about her physique and follows a regular diet to keep herself fit with a weight of 60 kilograms and 132 lbs in pounds. Her figure measures 34 inches breast, 26 inches waist, and 35 inches hips. Her bra size is 33B while her shoe size is 6 (UK).

Net Worth

This gorgeous star has accumulated a decent amount of net worth through her hard work and dedication to her dream. according to the sources, Gillian’s estimated net worth is $25 million approximately.

Education / Family

Born in Chicago, Illinois (USA), Gillian belongs to the white Caucasian ethnicity. Her father, named Homer Edward “Ed” Anderson III owned a production house while her mother named Rosemary “Posie” Alyce worked as a computer analyst. Apart from that, she grew up with her two lovely siblings named Aaron Anderson (Brother) and Zoe Anderson (Sister) who is transgender.

Unfortunately, her brother, Aaron died at the age of 30 due to a brain tumor. Talking about her education, she completed her internship at the Grand Rapids Civic Theater& School of Theater Arts. Later, she acquired a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from DePaul University’s Theater School.


Gillian Leigh Anderson

Nick Name Gillian
Birth Place Chicago, Illinois (USA)
Date of birth 8th of August 1968
Age 53 Years
Height In feet & inches: 5’3”

In centimeters: 160 cm

Weight In kilograms: 60 kg

In pounds: 132 lbs

Eye color Black
Hair color Blonde
Profession Actress, Writer, Theater Artist & Activist
Sexual orientation Straight
School High School
College DePaul University
Religion Christianity
Nationality American-British
Home town Chicago, Illinois (USA
Current Residence London (United Kingdom, UK)
Fathers name Homer Edward “Ed” Anderson III
Mothers name Rosemary “Posie” Alyce
Brothers Aaron Anderson (dead)
Sisters Zoe Anderson


Gillian Anderson with her sister
Gillian Anderson with her sister

Career / Fashion and Style

This beautiful lady commenced her career as a Theater Artist by appearing in the play “Absent Friends” at the Manhattan Theatre Club.  Moreover, for her amazing role, she won Theatre World Award for “Best Newcomer” in 1990-91.

Later, she featured in the next theatrical role in the play “The Philanthropist” at the Long Wharf Theatre in New Haven, Connecticut. In 1992 she moved to Los Angeles where she appeared in her first feature-length film, “The Turning”.

Furthermore, she caught the public eye when she appeared as FBI Special Agent in “The X-Files show” for which she won numerous awards such as Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series, a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Television Series Drama, two Screen Actors Guild Awards for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series and a Saturn Award for Best Actress on Television.

Apart from that, she also benefited Hollywood with her amazing talent. She appeared in many popular movies such as The Mighty Celt, Viceroy’s House, The Last King of Scotland, Shadow Dancer, and many more. On the other hand, she also supports charitable events and NGOs. She is also the co-founder of South African Youth Education for Sustainability (SAYes).

Boyfriend, Affairs, Husband, and More

In the year 1994, she entered into a romantic relationship with Clyde Klotz who is X-Files Assistant Art Director. Later, the couple welcomed their cute baby girl named Piper Maru (born on September 25, 1994). Unfortunately, this romantic couple separated due to some personal issues.

After some time, Gillian started dating Julian Ozanne, a documentary filmmaker. But in 2006, their relationship came to an end. Apart from that, she blessed with two sons named Oscar and Felix with a boyfriend named Mark Griffiths.

According to the sources, since 2016 she is dating dramatist and screenwriter Peter Morgan. However, there is not much information about their relationship status.

Boyfriend Mark Griffiths,


Gillian Anderson with her ex-boyfriend Mark
Gillian Anderson with her ex-boyfriend Mark

Peter Morgan

Gillian Anderson with her boyfriend Peter
Gillian Anderson with her boyfriend Peter

Marital status Unmarried
Husband Clyde Klotz (div. 1994)


Gillian Anderson with her ex-husband Clyde
Gillian Anderson with her ex-husband Clyde

Julian Ozanne (div. 2006)

Children Son: Oscar and Felix
Gillian Anderson with her sons
Gillian Anderson with her sons

Daughter: Piper Maru

Gillian Anderson with her daughter
Gillian Anderson with her daughter

Favorite Things

Here we are providing the list of favorites of Gillian Leigh Anderson:

Favorite Actor Tom Cruise
Favorite Actress Jennifer Aniston
Favorite Destination Miami
Favorite Musical instrument Not known
Favorite singer Not Known
Favorite food Sea Food
Favorite color Pink

Gillian Anderson

Some Interesting Facts About Gillian Leigh Anderson

  • Her Zodiac sign is Leo.
  • She is very fond of shopping and traveling.
  • Gillian also supports PETA, children, and women’s rights movements.
  • Currently, she resides in London (United Kingdom, UK).
  • She has also participated in the Theater Programme at the Cornell University.

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