Gwendoline Christie Biography

Updated On Feb 26, 2019 Published On Jun 14, 2017
Facts of Gwendoline Christie
Date of Birth: 1978 , October-28
Birth Nation: United Kingdom
Height: 6 Feet 3 Inch
Name Gwendoline Christie
Birth Name Gwendoline Christie
Nick Name Gwendoline
Nationality British
Birth Place/City Worthing
Ethnicity White
Profession Actress
Working For Movies, TV Shows
Net Worth $ 500 thousand
Salary N/A
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Body Measurements 37-30-38
Breast Size 36A
Waist size 30
Hip Size 38
Shoe Size 12.5 (US)
Weight in KG 84 kg
Famous for Model
Affair with Giles Deacon
Boyfriend Giles Deacon
Married Not
Education Drama Centre London
Movies Star Wars: Episode VIII
TV Show Wizards vs Aliens
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A British model and actress Gwendoline Christie are best known for portraying the warrior, Brienne of Tarth on the TV series Game of Thrones. Christie, who dreamed of becoming an actress from an early age joined Drama Center London, pursue her career as an actress.

Gwendoline Christie Height,Age, Parents, Childhood, 

Gwendoline was born on October 28, 1978, to her mother, a housewife, and father, salesman and grew up along with her sibling in Worthing and spent a major part of her childhood in South Downs.

As a child, she was trained as a gymnast, however, following a spine injury, she gave up gymnastics and took up acting.

She did her graduation in 2005 from Drama Centre London.

How old is Gwendoline?

As of 2019, she is 40 years of age. She was born on 28 October 1978.

How tall is Gwendoline?

Her height is 6 ft 3 inches, ie. 1.91 m.

Professional Career: Movies and TV works 

At the beginning of her career, Gwendoline Christie appeared in the Theater, Pravda as a Cindy at Chichester Festival Theatre. Her outstanding performance grabbed the huge attention of audiences which bridged her to featured in several theaters like Mirandolina, Cymbeline, Giantbum, Skin Deep and so on.

Through her performances on theater, Christie entered in the Hollywood industry through the movie, The Time Surgeon, became a huge hit and she further featured in different movies like The Dress, Star Wars, The Darkest Minds and much more.

After getting good reviews from movies Christie's made her first step on the television series, Seven Ages of Britain as the role of Operator, which was a great hit and gathered a huge appreciation. Besides, Gwendoline did a voice-over for the popular game, Lego Star Wars; The Force Awakens in the role of Captain Phasma.

Gwendoline Christie's Dating Boyfriend Giles Deacon, Getting married?

Taking about Christie's love affairs, she is in an affair with her fashion Designer-boyfriend Giles Deacon. The duo began dating on New Year's Eve in 2012 and are together in a relationship ever since.

As of 2019, the couple is together for over six years and their relationship seems to be going pretty much smooth. Well, despite their long-term romance, they have not revealed their plans to getting married.

Hopefully, we will soon get to hear their wedding bells.

How much is Gwendoline Christie Net Worth?

The Game of Thrones Star Gwendoline has a net worth of around $3 million, as of 2019.

she gets a good amount of money as a salary and must have a net worth in six digits as she lives a lavish life. 

Regarding her ethnicity, Christie is white and holds an English nationality.

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Born in England, UK

October 28 , 1978

Gwendoline Christie was born on October 28, 1978, in Worthing, WestSussex. She is famous for her role as a Brienne of Tarth on the 2012 TV series, Game of Thrones.

Graduated from Drama Centre London


After completing her high-school, Gwendoline Christie graduated from the Frama Center London in 2005. Gwendoline Christie belongs to a white ethnicity and her nationality is an English.

Featured in Theater


As an intern, Christie featured in the Theater, Pravda as a character of Cindy. The theater was located at Chichester Festival. from where she received a huge attention and open her a door in the TV industry.

Movie debut from The Time Surgeon


Gwendoline Christie made her debut from the movie, The Time Surgeon as Tape, released in 2007.  After Time Surgeon she started getting offers for numbers of movies

Television debut from Seven Ages of Britain

March 21 , 2010

Gwendoline Christie made her television debut on the Jonty Claypole's television series, Seven Ages of Britain which was released on March 21, 2010. This series filled her with even more followers.

Is in a relationship with Glies Deacon


From 2015, Gwendoline Christie is in a relationship with Giles Deacon, a well-known fashion designer. Christie and Giles are still together and spending a happy time together.