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Gemma Whelan

akbar Published On Wed Feb 05 2020   Modified On Wed Feb 05 2020
Gemma Whelan

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Full NameGemma Elizabeth Whelan
First NameGemma
Middle NameElizabeth
Last NameWhelan
Birth NameGemma
Birth CityLeeds
Birth CountryEngland
Gender IdentityFemale
Marital StatusMarried
SpouseGerry Howell
AwardsFunny Women Awards,Screen Actors Guild Award,WFTV Award
FilmographyMadness of Dance,Frites,Ding Dong,The Wolfman,Gyulliver's Travels,Emma,Shortbread and Tea,Surviing christmas with the relatives
Height168 cm
Weight60 kg
Networth$40 k
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Date of BirthApril 23,1981
Age39 years
Married Date2017


    of Gemma Whelan

    What is Gemma Whelan marital status ?Married
    Who is Gemma Whelan married with?Gerry Howell
    When was Gemma Whelan married?2017
    What is the height of Gemma Whelan?168 cm
    What is the weight of Gemma Whelan?60 kg

    Who Is Gemma Whelan?

    Gemma Whelan is an English actress as well as a Comedian, best known for playing the role of Yara Greyjoy in the HBO TV series, "The Game of Thrones".

    Moreover, Gemma is a part of Netflix series "The End of the F***ing World" where she played detective, Eunice Noon.

    Why Is Gemma Whelan Famous?

    Gemma Whelan is an experienced actress who has worked in many hit movies and TV series. She grabbed a huge media attention after portraying Yara Greyjo in the world popular fantasy-series, "Game of Thrones". 

    Gemma as Yara in the Netflix TV series, Game of Thrones

    Apart from this, Gemma was a regular cast member of the TV series, Upstart Crow and Horrible Histories. Due to her popularity, she now has amassed over 460k followers on her official Instagram account.

    Gemma Whelan's Bio, Early life and Career

    Gemma's full name is Gemma Elizabeth Whelna. She was born on April 23, 1981 in Leeds, England.

    As a matter of fact, the actress stands at a height of 5 ft and 6 inches or 168cm and her main profession is acting.

    Gemma Whelan while attending a show

    Gemma grew up in Midlands and attended "The King's High School" for girls in Warwick and then joined "The London Studio Centre".

    Gemma won the 2010 Funny women variety award as a female stand-up comedc. She has also performed at Edinburgh Pringe, Chasity Butterworth, and The Spanish Hamster.

    Then, she recorded a pilot chat show in year 2014 as Chasity Butterworth for BBC Radio 4. Her supporting roles could be seen in "The Wolfman" and "Gulliver's Travels".

    She was a cast as Yara Greyjoy in fantasy-drama program of HBO named "Game of Thrones" in August 2011. On the second season of the series, she started appearing in a recurring role.

    She has also appeared in the second part TV drama "The Moorside" which was based on 2008 disappearance of 9 year old Shannon Mathews. Then, she appeared as Marian Lister in Gentleman Jack in the year 2019.

    Gemma portrayed Marian Lister in Gentleman Jack

    Recently, in 2020, she performed "Upstart Crow" for Gielgud Theater.

    Gemma Whelan's Net Worth

    Gemma Whelan is a great actress as well as a comedian who has appeared in a variety of films and TV series. Without any doubt, her main source of income is her acting profession.

    As of 2020, Gemma's estimated net worth is $4 million. She will surely add more amount from her on-going career.

    Additionally, she received around $150 thousand for her role in The End of F***ing World  alongside British actress Wunmi Mosaku.

    Is Gemma Married Or Dating Someone?

    The English actress, Gemma Whelan is happily married. So, let us know the 38 years old actress's husband here!

    Se tied the wedding knot with her long-time partner, Gerry Howell. Although she is married, Gemma hardly talks about her spouse in front of the media. 

    Gemma Whelan with her husband, Gerry Howell, Image Source: DailyEntertainmentNews

    She prefers to live a low-key life and keeps her family far from the media eyes. Matter of fact, she shares a very strong bond with her partner as there are no rumors of their separation or divorce yet.

    In the year 2017, the couple became proud parents after giving birth to a beautiful daughter. At present, Gamma is spending a blissful married life with her spouse and both of them are taking care of their child. Besides, Gemma is free of rumors and controversies as of 2020.

    Gemma Whelan's Body Measurements

    NameGemma Elizabeth Whelan
    DOBApril 23, 1981
    Age 38 years
    Height168 cm
    Weight60 kg


    FAQ's on Gemma Whelan


    How old is Gemma Whelan?

    Gemma Whelan is 38 years old as of 2020.

    When was Gemma Whelan born?

    Gemma Whelan was born on April 23, 1981.

    Who is Gemma Whelan's Husband?

    Gemma Whelan's husband is Gerry Howell.

    For Which Netflix series, Gemma Whelan is popular?

    Gemma Whelan is popular for playing Eunice in the Netflix series, The End of the F***ing World (2017).

    What was the previous profession of Gemma Whelan?

    Gemma Whelan used to work as a stand up comedian before acting.