|Celebrated Name:||Gwendoline Christie|
|Real Name/Full Name:||Gwendoline Tracey Philippa Christie|
|Age:||42 years old|
|Birth Date:||October 28, 1978|
|Birth Place:||Worthing, West Sussex, England|
|Marital Status:||In a relationship|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||No|
|Dating/Boyfriend (Name):||Yes (Giles Deacon)|
|Is Gwendoline Christie Lesbian?:||No|
|Net Worth in 2021:||$5 Million|
|Last Updated:||April 2021|
Gwendoline Christie is an actress who is best known for playing the role of Brienne of Tarth in the fantasy-drama series Game of Thrones. She is also well known for her role as Captain Phasma in Star Wars: The Force Awakens and Star Wars: The Last Jedi.
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Early Life & Biography
Gwendoline Christie was born in Worthing, Sussex, on October 28, 1978. She was born into a middle-class family. Her father used to work in sales and marketing while her mother was a housewife. She also has two half-brothers. Both of them are older than her. When she was a child, she used to train as a gymnast, but due to a spinal injury, she had to give it up. She then took up acting. She studied at Henfield Primary School and later graduated from Warden Park Secondary School. After finishing school, she went to the Drama Centre, London. She graduated from there in 2005.
Not much information is available about her private life. There is no information about her past dating life. She is currently in a relationship with Giles Deacon. They have been together since 2013. They don’t have any children. Due to her height, she was a victim of constant bullying during her teen years.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on October 28 1978, Gwendoline Christie is 42 years old as of today’s date 21st April 2021. Her height is 1.91m tall, and her weight is 80 kg.
Gwen started her career in the year 2002 when she got a job in a boutique. She was already interested in modeling, and in the same year, she a job in one modeling company as a model. Photographer Polly Borland noticed her due to her height and made her a subject of a series titled Bunny between 2002 and 2008. Her acting career geared up when she got the role of Barbican Theater in the movie Cymbeline.
She has since appeared in film, television, and theatre projects. Her big break came when she was cast as Brienne of Tarth in the 2nd season of Game of Thrones. Her character soon gained popularity, and she became a fan favorite. In addition to her role as Brienne of Tarth, she has also appeared in the science-fantasy series Wizards and Aliens from 2012 to 2013.
She then played Commander Lyne in the 2015 film, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2. She then co-starred in Star Wars: The Force Awakens as one of the antagonists, Captain Phasma. She again appeared in Star Wars: The Last Jedi playing the same role.
In 2018, she played Lady Jane in The Darkest Minds and as Gwen in the film In Fabric.
Awards & Achievements
She was nominated for an Emmy Award in 2019 for Game of Thrones in the category Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series.
She has also been nominated twice for the Saturn Award in 2014 and 2019 (Game of Thrones)
She won the Harper’s Bazaar Award in 2014 for Best Actress of the Year for Game of Thrones.
Net Worth & Salary of Gwendoline Christie in 2021
As of April 2021, Gwen has gathered a total net worth of $5 million, through her immense hard work and dedication. She has earned most of her wealth from her acting career. She appeared in Game of Thrones for seven seasons. During this time period, she was paid an enormous salary. This has helped her to earn more money.
Gwendoline Christie suffered an injury which ended her hopes of being a gymnast, but she didn’t give up and instead shifted to acting. In the earlier years, she struggled to find work as an actress, but then photographer Polly Borland recognized her, and she became famous as a model. Today, she has become a successful model and a popular actress. She has achieved this by breaking the perception of female beauty with her height.