Gillian Anderson net worth is $25 million.
She is Christian but probably not very religious as bi-sexuality is forbidden for Christians. The owner of Golden Globe and Dana Scully actress admits that she was “Most Likely to Be Arrested” celebrity as people didn’t understand the things she used to do. In any case, 47 year old actress is still busy with her acting job. Her visiting card remains the role of agent Scully. In 2015 David Duchovny – Gillian Anderson took part in the tenth, new season of the cult TV series. But… Don’t ever come back to the place where you used to be happy!
Gillian Anderson Biography
Gillian Leigh Anderson was born in 1968, on the 9th of August in the family of Edward and Rosemary Anderson. Her father made his fortune as film post-production executive and her mother was a computer systems analyst. The actress has 2 siblings.
The future celebrity spent her childhood in Chicago, IL. Then her parents moved to Puerto Rico, to London and finally settled at Michigan. The girl attended Grand Rapids High School, MI, where she was considered as a sort of bully. During her graduating night she was arrested for not obeying to school rules. Being a high school pupil, Gillian Anderson had a long time relationship with a girl. Then she dropped her female partner out and found a boy, who was … drug addicted.
Gillian was not interested in her studying and she didn’t like acting. But her teachers noticed that the girl was good as an actress and asked her to play Juliet in school performance “Romeo and Juliet”. Staying at the balcony and acting in the most famous play in the world, Anderson decided to become an actress.
After school she entered DePaul University’s Goodman Theater, where got Bachelor degree in Fine Arts. After that she came to New York, where found a job at Broadway Theater. Young actress got positive reviews for her performance in “Absent Friends”. That modest success inspired the young woman. She went to Hollywood to become a big movie actress.
But the first job she got was a job of a waitress. She served in the local cheap restaurant and dreamed to become a star. Gillian Anderson got several low-paid acting jobs in infamous TV series, when her fate had suddenly given her a smile. The actress was invited to act as Dana Scully in “The X-Files”. Gillian Anderson movies and TV shows include various names but still she is recognized as agent Scully from cult TV series.
Gillian Anderson X Files brought her a Golden Globe and made her a very rich woman.
Gillian Anderson & David Duchovny Interview at JKL
Gillian Anderson Salary
Per year: $700, 000
Per month: $59, 000
Per week: $14, 583
Per day: $2, 083
The unknown girl from Michigan got $110, 000 per episode in “The X Files”. The project had phenomenal success worldwide and was watched by people in every city and country. The creators of the project explain its great popularity by interesting plot of every episode and by professional work of its actors. When TV series were over, Gillian Anderson took part in several sequels of X Files. They are “The X-Files: Fight the Future”, “The Mighty” and “The House of Mirth”. She took part in documentary series about X Files, where tried her forces as a producer and film director. Here are the earnings of an actress for the most popular Gillian Anderson films.
- The X Files: Fight the Future – $4 million
- Playing by Heart – $60, 000
- Great Expectations – $120, 000 per episode
- The Fall
- A Streetcar Named Desire – $50, 000
One of the most popular recent projects of an actress is TV series “The Fall”. The Fall Gillian Anderson is about the town Belfast in Northern Ireland, where the series killer is hunting for young business ladies. Stella Gibson (Gillian Anderson) must find the mysterious killer and stop him!
The actress, who made $700, 000 the previous year mostly, got this money for 6 episodes of “The X Files” (the 10th season). At the same time she told, that her earnings were half less than Duchovny’s. Unfortunately, the last season of “The X Files” was far not so successful as the previous ones.
Gillian Anderson Personal Life
The actress is single now. She was married twice. Her first husband, Errol Clyde Klotz, was a backstage worker. They married in 1994 and got divorced in 1997. They have a daughter, named Piper Maru.
After her second divorce the actress decided not to get married again. But she was partnered with Mark Griffiths, a British businessman. Gillian has two sons with Mark, Oscar Anderson and Felix Griffiths Anderson. Gillian Anderson and her partner separated in 2012.
Gillian Anderson Houses
Jillian Anderson owns an apartment in Los Angeles. She also has a property in London, the city, where she used to live with her parents.
It isn’t known, what car an actress has. But she spends her money not just for cars, but for gadgets as well. She is the fan of BlackBerry. She likes art and collects the art works, but not voraciously. She is also the lover of vintage shops like Viola on Connaught Street (London), where she gets eveningwear from time to time.