Gemma Arterton

English actress Gemma Arterton won her first professional role while she was still at drama school, in the BBC television drama Capturing Mary written and directed by Stephen Poliakoff. Arterton made her stage debut as Rosaline in Shakespeare's Globe Theatre's production of Love's Labour's Lost in July 2007 before graduating later that year.  Also, Gemma made her big screen debut in the 2007 film St Trinian's as Head Girl Kelly.  Arterton was seen in the James Bond film, Quantum of Solace (2008), as well as Clash of the Titans (2010) and Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time (2010). In 2011, she was recognized for her performance in Tamara Drewe and The Disappearance of Alice Creed, nominated twice for an award by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts.  Arterton married Stefano Catelli at a secret ceremony in Zuheros, Spain in June of 2010. 

2 3

Quantum of Solace (2008)

Fast pacedRomantic

Quantum of Solace continues the adventures of James Bond after Casino Royale. Betrayed by Vesper, the woman he loved, 007 fights the urge to make his latest mission personal. Pursuing his determination to uncover the truth, Bond and M interrogate Mr. White, who ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Marc Forster
CAST:  Daniel Craig  •  Olga Kurylenko  •  Mathieu Amalric  •  Judi Dench

Quantum of Solace continues the adventures of James Bond after Casino Royale. Betrayed by Vesper, the woman he loved, 007 fights the urge to make his latest mission personal. Pursuing his determination to uncover the truth, Bond and M interrogate Mr. White, who ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Marc Forster
CAST:  Daniel Craig  •  Olga Kurylenko  •  Mathieu Amalric  •  Judi Dench

The Voices (2014)

DarkFunWeirdDisturbing

A mentally unhinged factory worker must decide whether to listen to his talking cat and become a killer, or follow his dog's advice to keep striving for normalcy.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Marjane Satrapi
CAST:  Ryan Reynolds  •  Gemma Arterton  •  Anna Kendrick  •  Jacki Weaver

A mentally unhinged factory worker must decide whether to listen to his talking cat and become a killer, or follow his dog's advice to keep striving for normalcy.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Marjane Satrapi
CAST:  Ryan Reynolds  •  Gemma Arterton  •  Anna Kendrick  •  Jacki Weaver

Runner Runner (2013)

When a poor college student who cracks an online poker game goes bust, he arranges a face-to-face with the man he thinks cheated him, a sly offshore entrepreneur.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Brad Furman
CAST:  Ben Affleck  •  Gemma Arterton  •  Justin Timberlake  •  Anthony Mackie

When a poor college student who cracks an online poker game goes bust, he arranges a face-to-face with the man he thinks cheated him, a sly offshore entrepreneur.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Brad Furman
CAST:  Ben Affleck  •  Gemma Arterton  •  Justin Timberlake  •  Anthony Mackie

Gemma Bovery (2014)

Martin, an ex-Parisian well-heeled hipster passionate about Gustave Flaubert who settled into a Norman village as a baker, sees an English couple moving into a small farm nearby. Not only are the names of the new arrivals Gemma and Charles Bovery, but their ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Anne Fontaine
CAST:  Gemma Arterton  •  Jason Flemyng  •  Fabrice Luchini  •  Elsa Zylberstein

Martin, an ex-Parisian well-heeled hipster passionate about Gustave Flaubert who settled into a Norman village as a baker, sees an English couple moving into a small farm nearby. Not only are the names of the new arrivals Gemma and Charles Bovery, but their ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Anne Fontaine
CAST:  Gemma Arterton  •  Jason Flemyng  •  Fabrice Luchini  •  Elsa Zylberstein

Song for Marion (2012)

Arthur is a grumpy pensioner who can't understand why his wife Marion would want to embarrass herself singing silly songs with her unconventional local choir. But choir director Elizabeth sees something special in the reluctant Arthur and refuses to give up on him. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Andrew Williams
CAST:  Terence Stamp  •  Vanessa Redgrave  •  Gemma Arterton  •  Christopher Eccleston

Arthur is a grumpy pensioner who can't understand why his wife Marion would want to embarrass herself singing silly songs with her unconventional local choir. But choir director Elizabeth sees something special in the reluctant Arthur and refuses to give up on him. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Andrew Williams
CAST:  Terence Stamp  •  Vanessa Redgrave  •  Gemma Arterton  •  Christopher Eccleston

Perfect (2009)

A sometimes fantastical love story set in Notting Hill, Perfect tells the story of what happens when Adam and Liberty's paths cross and how their worlds impact on each other.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Christopher Obi
CAST:  Tom Hardy  •  Gemma Arterton  •  Charlie Cox

A sometimes fantastical love story set in Notting Hill, Perfect tells the story of what happens when Adam and Liberty's paths cross and how their worlds impact on each other.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Christopher Obi
CAST:  Tom Hardy  •  Gemma Arterton  •  Charlie Cox

Byzantium (2012)

Two mysterious women seek refuge in a run-down coastal resort. Clara meets lonely Noel, who provides shelter in his deserted guesthouse, Byzantium. Schoolgirl Eleanor befriends Frank and tells him their lethal secret—they were born 200 years ago and survive on ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Neil Jordan
CAST:  Saoirse Ronan  •  Gemma Arterton  •  Sam Riley  •  Caleb Landry Jones

Two mysterious women seek refuge in a run-down coastal resort. Clara meets lonely Noel, who provides shelter in his deserted guesthouse, Byzantium. Schoolgirl Eleanor befriends Frank and tells him their lethal secret—they were born 200 years ago and survive on ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Neil Jordan
CAST:  Saoirse Ronan  •  Gemma Arterton  •  Sam Riley  •  Caleb Landry Jones

Heroes and Demons (2012)

Gripping thriller drama with fantastic all-star cast: Six different stories about crooks, misfits, heroes and their determination to overcome the destiny. Stories about intolerance, hopelessness, betrayal, despair, and the unpredictable.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Christopher Obi  •  Carlos Cuarón  •  Hattie Dalton  •  Ross Clarke  •  Skot Bright  •  Luke Davies
CAST:  Kirsten Dunst  •  Michael Sheen  •  Chris Hemsworth  •  Andrew Garfield

Gripping thriller drama with fantastic all-star cast: Six different stories about crooks, misfits, heroes and their determination to overcome the destiny. Stories about intolerance, hopelessness, betrayal, despair, and the unpredictable.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Christopher Obi  •  Carlos Cuarón  •  Hattie Dalton  •  Ross Clarke  •  Skot Bright  •  Luke Davies
CAST:  Kirsten Dunst  •  Michael Sheen  •  Chris Hemsworth  •  Andrew Garfield

A Turtle's Tale: Sammy's Adventures (2010)

A sea turtle who was hatched in 1959 spends the next 50 years traveling the world while it is being changed by global warming. Born on a Baja, California beach in 1959, new hatchling Sammy must do what his fellow newborn sea turtles are doing: race across the beach ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ben Stassen
CAST:  Melanie Griffith  •  Yuri Lowenthal  •  Isabelle Fuhrman  •  Tim Curry

A sea turtle who was hatched in 1959 spends the next 50 years traveling the world while it is being changed by global warming. Born on a Baja, California beach in 1959, new hatchling Sammy must do what his fellow newborn sea turtles are doing: race across the beach ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ben Stassen
CAST:  Melanie Griffith  •  Yuri Lowenthal  •  Isabelle Fuhrman  •  Tim Curry

Tamara Drewe (2010)

A young newspaper writer returns to her hometown in the English countryside, where her childhood home is being prepped for sale.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stephen Frears
CAST:  Gemma Arterton  •  Roger Allam  •  Bill Camp  •  Dominic Cooper

A young newspaper writer returns to her hometown in the English countryside, where her childhood home is being prepped for sale.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stephen Frears
CAST:  Gemma Arterton  •  Roger Allam  •  Bill Camp  •  Dominic Cooper

The Duchess of Malfi (2014)

Filmed as live stage production of Webster's Jacobean tragedy. The widowed Duchess of Malfi longs to marry her lover, the steward Antonio. But her rancorous brothers, Ferdinand and the Cardinal, are implacably opposed to the match. When their spy, Bosola, discovers ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dominic Dromgoole
CAST:  Gemma Arterton  •  Sean Gilder  •  Archie Bradfield  •  David Dawson

Filmed as live stage production of Webster's Jacobean tragedy. The widowed Duchess of Malfi longs to marry her lover, the steward Antonio. But her rancorous brothers, Ferdinand and the Cardinal, are implacably opposed to the match. When their spy, Bosola, discovers ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dominic Dromgoole
CAST:  Gemma Arterton  •  Sean Gilder  •  Archie Bradfield  •  David Dawson

Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters (2013)

Action-packedFantastical

After getting a taste for blood as children, Hansel and Gretel have become the ultimate vigilantes, hell-bent on retribution. Now, unbeknownst to them, Hansel and Gretel have become the hunted, and must face an evil far greater than witches... their past.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tommy Wirkola
CAST:  Jeremy Renner  •  Gemma Arterton  •  Famke Janssen  •  Pihla Viitala

After getting a taste for blood as children, Hansel and Gretel have become the ultimate vigilantes, hell-bent on retribution. Now, unbeknownst to them, Hansel and Gretel have become the hunted, and must face an evil far greater than witches... their past.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tommy Wirkola
CAST:  Jeremy Renner  •  Gemma Arterton  •  Famke Janssen  •  Pihla Viitala

The Disappearance of Alice Creed (2009)

IntenseViolentDramaticDisturbing

A rich man's daughter is held captive in an abandoned apartment by two former convicts who abducted her and hold her ransom in exchange for her father's money.  (more)

DIRECTION:  J Blakeson
CAST:  Gemma Arterton  •  Martin Compston  •  Eddie Marsan

A rich man's daughter is held captive in an abandoned apartment by two former convicts who abducted her and hold her ransom in exchange for her father's money.  (more)

DIRECTION:  J Blakeson
CAST:  Gemma Arterton  •  Martin Compston  •  Eddie Marsan

St Trinian's 2: The Legend of Fritton's Gold (2009)

The girls of St. Trinians are on the hunt for buried treasure after discovering headmistress Miss Fritton is related to a famous pirate.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Oliver Parker  •  Barnaby Thompson
CAST:  Rupert Everett  •  David Tennant  •  Colin Firth  •  Gemma Arterton

The girls of St. Trinians are on the hunt for buried treasure after discovering headmistress Miss Fritton is related to a famous pirate.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Oliver Parker  •  Barnaby Thompson
CAST:  Rupert Everett  •  David Tennant  •  Colin Firth  •  Gemma Arterton

Clash of the Titans (2010)

Born of a god but raised as a man, Perseus is helpless to save his family from Hades, vengeful god of the underworld. With nothing to lose, Perseus volunteers to lead a dangerous mission to defeat Hades before he can seize power from Zeus and unleash hell on earth. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Louis Leterrier
CAST:  Sam Worthington  •  Ralph Fiennes  •  Gemma Arterton  •  Jason Flemyng

Born of a god but raised as a man, Perseus is helpless to save his family from Hades, vengeful god of the underworld. With nothing to lose, Perseus volunteers to lead a dangerous mission to defeat Hades before he can seize power from Zeus and unleash hell on earth. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Louis Leterrier
CAST:  Sam Worthington  •  Ralph Fiennes  •  Gemma Arterton  •  Jason Flemyng

The Boat That Rocked (2009)

MusicalInspiringCharmingGoofy

The Boat That Rocked is an ensemble comedy, where the romance is between the young people of the 60s, and pop music. It's about a band of DJs that captivate Britain, playing the music that defines a generation and standing up to a government that wanted control of ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Curtis
CAST:  Tom Sturridge  •  Philip Seymour Hoffman  •  Rhys Ifans  •  Bill Nighy

The Boat That Rocked is an ensemble comedy, where the romance is between the young people of the 60s, and pop music. It's about a band of DJs that captivate Britain, playing the music that defines a generation and standing up to a government that wanted control of ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Curtis
CAST:  Tom Sturridge  •  Philip Seymour Hoffman  •  Rhys Ifans  •  Bill Nighy

Three and Out (2008)

A London tube driver considers pursuing a third fatal accident to collect a huge payout.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jonathan Gershfield
CAST:  Mackenzie Crook  •  Colm Meaney  •  Gemma Arterton  •  Imelda Staunton

A London tube driver considers pursuing a third fatal accident to collect a huge payout.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jonathan Gershfield
CAST:  Mackenzie Crook  •  Colm Meaney  •  Gemma Arterton  •  Imelda Staunton

Capturing Mary (2007)

A young man ushers an older woman into a dark exploration of her past - back to the time when, as a young girl, she met a stranger who affected her life forever.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stephen Poliakoff
CAST:  Maggie Smith  •  Ruth Wilson  •  David Walliams  •  Gemma Arterton

A young man ushers an older woman into a dark exploration of her past - back to the time when, as a young girl, she met a stranger who affected her life forever.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stephen Poliakoff
CAST:  Maggie Smith  •  Ruth Wilson  •  David Walliams  •  Gemma Arterton

100 Streets (2016)

Three people, three extraordinary stories. All lived out within a hundred London streets.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jim O'Hanlon
CAST:  Gemma Arterton  •  Idris Elba  •  Ryan Gage  •  Ken Stott

Three people, three extraordinary stories. All lived out within a hundred London streets.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jim O'Hanlon
CAST:  Gemma Arterton  •  Idris Elba  •  Ryan Gage  •  Ken Stott

The History of Love (2016)

The story of a long-lost book that mysteriously reappears and connects an old man searching for his son with a girl seeking a cure for her mother's loneliness.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Radu Mihăileanu
CAST:  Derek Jacobi  •  Sophie Nélisse  •  Gemma Arterton  •  Elliott Gould

The story of a long-lost book that mysteriously reappears and connects an old man searching for his son with a girl seeking a cure for her mother's loneliness.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Radu Mihăileanu
CAST:  Derek Jacobi  •  Sophie Nélisse  •  Gemma Arterton  •  Elliott Gould
2 3