Karen Gillan
Biographical Information
Born November 28th, 1987
Inverness, Scotland
Productions The Kevin Bishop Show as Various Roles
Doctor Who Confidential
Vocal Type Mezzo-soprano

Karen Gillan is a Scottish actress.


Born in Inverness, Scotland, she studied at the Italia Conti Academy of Theatre Arts and was a model for some time before her first television role in Rebus. She appeared on the comedy series The Kevin Bishop Show impersonating a number of celebrities before her star-making role as Amelia "Amy" Pond in Doctor Who.

Gillan went on to make appearances in such films as We'll Take Manhattan and Oculus as well as a major role as the villainous Nebula in Guardians of the Galaxy.


Gillan twice sang for comic performances, firstly in The Kevin Bishop Show, singing a Katy Perry parody entitled "Why I Kissed a Girl" and as herself on Doctor Who Confidential singing "Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas" with her castmates.


The Kevin Bishop Show (2009)Edit

  • Why I Kissed a Girl (solo)

Doctor Who Confidential (2010)Edit

  • Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas

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