The family relocated so that her father could attend the London Film School. There were only six punks there. We were weird. It's not like London. She was voted by her classmates as "class clown", "most bizarre girl" and "most likely to be arrested". She was arrested on graduation night for breaking and entering into her high school in an attempt to glue the locks of the doors.
Gillian Anderson is set to play Margaret Thatcher in The Crown but what else has she been in?
Gillian Anderson - Wikipedia
Meet extraordinary women who dared to bring gender equality and other issues to the forefront. From overcoming oppression, to breaking rules, to reimagining the world or waging a rebellion, these women of history have a story to tell. In high school Anderson thought about becoming a marine biologist, but community theatre participation whetted her appetite for acting. She earned a B. After a few motion-picture and television appearances, Anderson got her big break when she auditioned for a part on The X-Files. Together the partners investigated paranormal events and government conspiracies. The story lines as well as the chemistry between Anderson and Duchovny made The X-Files one of the most popular shows on television in the s, averaging 20 million viewers each week.