Gemma Chan

Gemma Chan (born 29 November 1982) is an English film, television and theatre actress and former fashion model. She played Charlotte in season four of the Showtime and ITV2 series Secret Diary of a Call Girl; Ruth in Channel 4's award-winning series Fresh Meat; Mia Bennett in the BBC's Doctor Who "The Waters of Mars" with David Tennant and Soo Lin in Sherlock, the modern-day adaptation of Sherlock Holmes for BBC One, with Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman. She also appeared in the BAFTA-nominated film Exam and Paramount Pictures' action-thriller Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit directed by Kenneth Branagh, with Chris Pine and Kevin Costner. She stars in Humans, a AMC/Channel 4 eight part sci-fi drama, which premiered in June 2015.

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Cast Credits

The One Show (2015)
Guest starring as Gemma Chan
Humans (2015)
Starring as Anita Hawkins (9 episodes)
Shetland (2013)
Guest starring as Hattie James (2 episodes)
Dates (2013)
Starring as Erica (2 episodes)
Death in Paradise (2011)
Guest starring as Jennifer Cheung
Sherlock (2010)
Guest starring as Soo Lin Yao
Secret Diary of a Call Girl (2007)
Starring as Charlotte (5 episodes)
The IT Crowd (2006)
Guest starring as Ivana
Guest starring as Female Sulu