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Karen Gillan

Gillan at the 2016 San Diego Comic-Con International promoting Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2
Born (1987-11-28) 28 November 1987 (age 29)
Inverness, Scotland, UK
Residence Los Angeles, California, US
Alma mater Italia Conti Academy of Theatre Arts
Occupation Actress, model
Years active 2006–present
Relatives Caitlin Blackwood (cousin)

I went to Floridita on Wardour Street when I was 18. All I could afford was pumpkin soup and a glass of champagne, but it was worth it.
Karen Gillan
I have no sense of being famous – you're just working. And then you'll have a random day in London when you'll do some press and it creeps into your awareness that this goes out – that what you do every day goes out to televisions right across the country.
Karen Gillan
I'd like to make over Marilyn Manson and just dress him really normally to see what he looks like. That'd be really weird!
Karen Gillan
I wanted to be as authentic as possible because, first of all, Jean Shrimpton is still alive. And, she's interesting enough to be played accurately. I didn't need to add things.
Karen Gillan
I've got a coin with my face on it. It is really bizarre.
Basically, I always go to vintage shops rather than going shopping for new clothes.
Karen Gillan
I want to be like Robin Williams, really. It's all the different characters he does, all the different voices.
Karen Gillan
I really love Alexa Chung's style. I really think she gets it right all the time. I've never seen a picture of her where I didn't love the outfit.
Karen Gillan
I don't like modeling, but in terms of the places I got to visit, it was great.
Karen Gillan
Being in 'Doctor Who' has been so amazing. I don't think I will ever have a job quite so fun ever again. I feel sad because I am going to leave, but with any story, it has to come to an end.
Karen Gillan
I like being involved in interesting and creative things. I'd just rather be involved in creating it, rather than being in it.
Karen Gillan
I had a lot of alone time with no brothers or sisters running around, or anything. I would just sit and imagine things, all the time.
Karen Gillan
My own fashion sense has been influenced by 'We'll Take Manhattan.' It's gotten a little better.
Karen Gillan
I dyed my hair pink when I was fifteen.
I just feel so flattered, because the cosplayers really make sure every detail is there. I don't think I've ever cosplayed a character before, but if I were to, I'd probably go as a Klingon from 'Star Trek.'
Karen Gillan
I would like to think I'm a good secret-keeper, when it comes to friends. I'm quite loyal like that.
Karen Gillan
I was one of those weird children that just couldn't talk to people, so I kind of had to make myself be not like that because I knew it was going to hinder me.
Karen Gillan
How do you create chemistry? If only I knew that! Some people say it's a natural thing that you have with someone, and maybe it is to do with that, but I think you can work on it.
Karen Gillan
Space excites me. My dream is to go to space.
I know what it's like to be a model and go to castings where some people like what they see and others look at you with distaste.
Karen Gillan
I never cared about modeling. As a model, you're powerless.
It's good to go with your gut instincts in life. You just should. Even if it doesn't work out, something good will come out of it.
Karen Gillan
I don't actually do any exercise, which is really bad. But I wear heels a lot. My theory is that it's painful, so it's gotta do something.
Karen Gillan
Acting is all about finding the truth within whatever world you're in.
The last thing you want to do when you are about to film a scene is think, 'Oh my God, so many people are going to watch this.'
Karen Gillan
I suppose I am one of life's naturally clumsy people; I don't drop stuff all the time, or break things, but I'm just generally a bit flustered.
Karen Gillan