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Gemma Arterton Net Worth, Age, Husband And Career

Gemma Arterton Net Worth

October 1st, 2022   |   Updated on November 25th, 2022

Gemma Arterton is an English actress with a net worth of $13 million. She was born on February 2, 1986 in Gravesend, England. Gemma made her stage debut in an amateur production of “The Boy Who Fell into a Book” at the Gravesend Grammar School for Girls. The play won the best actress prize at a local festival.

After graduating from high school, she worked as a waitress and bartender while attending the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art. Gemma’s break came when she was cast as a Bond girl in the 2008 film “Quantum of Solace.” The role made her an international star and she has since gone on to appear in such films as “Clash of the Titans,” “Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time,” “Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters,” “Byzantium,” and “The Lovers.”

She has also appeared on stage, most notably in the title role of “Medea” at the Liverpool Playhouse. Gemma is currently starring in the Amazon Prime series “The Widow.”
Early Life

Gemma Arterton was born on February 2, 1986, at North Kent Hospital in Gravesend with polydactyly, a rare birth defect characterized by extra fingers that a doctor quickly removed. Her mother, Sally-Anne Heap, runs a cleaning business, and her father is Barry J. Arterton, a welder.

Arterton went to Gravesend Grammar School for Girls in Kent (now Mayfield Grammar School) and first performed on stage in a production of Alan Ayckbourn’s The Boy Who Fell into a Book.

Her parents divorced when she was young. As a result, she was raised by her single mother and has one younger sister – Hannah Arterton, who is also an actress.

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Acting Career

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At Gravesend Grammar School for Girls, Arterton began her acting career. She was named best actress after her performance in The Boy Who Fell into a Book at the Royal National Theatre.
After receiving a complete government scholarship, she left school to pursue acting at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA).

Arterton’s first professional role was in Stephen Poliakoff’s ‘Capturing Mary’ while she attended drama school. In July 2007, she made her stage debut as Rosaline in Shakespeare’s ‘Love’s Labour’s Lost’ at the Globe Theatre in London and graduated later that year.

She made her film debut in St Trinians as Head Girl Kelly and had a supporting role in the independent horror movie, Outpost. Arterton’s breakthrough role was in the James Bond film, Quantum of Solace, playing Agent Fields. She also appeared in Clash of the Titans as Io, and Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters as Red.

Arterton has also starred in a number of stage productions, including Shakespeare’s ‘Love’s Labour’s Lost’ and ‘The Little Dog Laughed’, as well as ‘Sweet Nothings’ and ‘Don Juan in Soho’.

In June 2010, Arterton was cast as the lead in Terry Pratchett’s adaptations of his Discworld novels Going Postal and Making Money. The two-part TV series was broadcast on Sky1 in May 2011.

Arterton has also starred in a number of short films, including ‘The Last Time I Saw Archie’, ‘One Day Removals’ and ‘Beyond the Lines’. She has also lent her voice to a number of video games, including ‘Fable III’ and ‘Aliens: Colonial Marines’.

In 2013, Arterton starred in the lead role in Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters, and also had a supporting role in Byzantium. She has recently wrapped up filming for the upcoming movies, ‘The Voices’ and ‘God’s Pocket’.

Gemma Arterton’s Net Worth

Gemma Arterton’s net worth is $13 million as of September 2022. The English actress and producer has earned most of her wealth from her professional film career which spans over 15 years. After making her debut in the 2007 comedy film “St Trinians”, Arterton went on to star in many popular movies and television series. Most of her income comes from acting roles and production companies.

Arterton’s net worth saw a significant boost after her breakout role in the 2008 James Bond film “Quantum of Solace”. She earned $2 million for her role in the film, which was her first major Hollywood production. Arterton has also starred in other big budget films such as “Clash of the Titans”, “Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time” and “Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters”.

Awards

Gemma has won several accolades in her career thus far, including the Empire Award for Best Newcomer for Quantum of Solace and the Evening Standard Theater Award for her performance in Made in Dagenham. She was also bestowed Woman of the Year with the Glamor Award in 2011.

Who Is Gemma Arterton’s Husband

She’s married to Rory Keenan, another well-known actor who played Peaky Blinders. Rory Keenan is an Irish actor who was born in Dublin at the age of 40.

He has worked on stage in the theater, having performed at major theaters such as the National Theatre.
In 2009, he won Best Supporting Actor at The Irish Times Irish Theatre Awards for his role in a theatre production.

Gemma Arterton divorced her first husband in 2019 and married Rory four years later. People first spotted them kissing in 2017 when they were waiting for a gig to start.

Gemma Arterton Bio Quick View

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Full name Gemma Christina Arterton
Gender Female
Date of birth 2 February 1986
Age 36 (as of 2022)
Zodiac sign Aquarius
Place of birth Gravesend, Kent, England
Current residence London, England
Nationality English
Ethnicity White
Religion Christian
Sexuality Straight
Height in feet 5’7″
Height in centimetres 170
Weight in pounds 132
Weight in kilograms 60
Body measurements in inches 34-28-37
Body measurements in centimetres 86-71-94
Hair colour Dark brown
Eye colour Dark brown
Mother Sally Anne Heap
Father Barry J. Arterton
Marital status Married
Partner Rory Keenan
Children None
School Gravesend Grammar School for Girls
College North West Kent College, Royal Academy of Dramatic Art
Profession Actress, producer
Net worth $13 million
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