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Anderson, Gillian 1968-

Overview
Works: 1,207 works in 2,142 publications in 9 languages and 40,972 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Television series  Comedy films  Historical films  History  Biographical films  Animated films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Interviewee, Narrator, Performer, vac, Director, Author of screenplay, Singer, Conductor, Other, led, Scenarist, Editor, Illustrator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Gillian Anderson
The last king of Scotland by Kevin Macdonald( Visual )

20 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and Turkish and held by 2,574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A portrayal of Ugandan dictator Idi Amin. Amin's incredible story as seen through the eyes of Nicholas Garrigan, a young Scotsman who becomes the volatile leader's personal physician and trusted confidant. What starts off as a fascinating job soon turns to horror as the doctor realizes what kind of man he really works for
Princess Mononoke by Billy Crudup( Visual )

38 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a frightening creature attacks his remote village, young warrior Ashitaka is able to put the great beast out of its misery. It is a boar god corrupted by sinister magic, transformed into a monster by a wound from a mysterious iron ball. Ashitaka has received a wound as well, which bubbles with supernatural putrescence, so he must travel far to the east seeking a cure. In Iron Town, Lady Eboshi employs freed prostitutes, former serfs, and even outcast lepers to build a human empire that will civilize the wilderness with iron and guns. In the forest, the wild gods gather their strength to fight back, led by San, the Princess Mononoke. She is a beautiful but savage girl who has chosen to give up her humanity and side with the animals. Ashitaka finds himself embroiled in a battle between the two forces, both of whom see him as supporting the enemy
The X-files by Chris Carter( Visual )

107 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a terrorist bomb destroys a building in Dallas, Texas, FBI Agents Fox Mulder and Dana Scully are drawn into a dangerous conspiracy surpassing anything they've ever encountered
Bleak House by Charles Dickens( Visual )

30 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Out of an interminable court case spin three young people each searching for their place in the world. Their story moves fast, swirling through an incredible array of characters from passionate young lovers to ruthless lawyers, from an ice-cold aristocratic beauty to a shrewd relentless detective, until the final thrilling climax
The X files : I want to believe( Visual )

12 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 1,260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of women are mysteriously abducted. The best team for the job is ex-agents Fox Mulder and Dr. Dana Scully, who have no desire to revisit their dark past. Still, the truth of these horrific crimes is out there somewhere
The house of mirth by Edith Wharton( Visual )

43 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in English and French and held by 1,246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story takes place at the opening of a new century, one that held forth all kinds of promises, especially for women. In this post-Victorian Fifth Avenue milieu, Lily Bart, an unmarried woman of 29 with dwindling prospects, needs a husband badly. She lives beyond her means, relying on the grudging charity of her elderly aunt. She is the kind of girl who would make an admirable decoration on some fine gentleman's arm, but there is a liveliness--a knowingness--in her eyes that alarms potential suitors. Lily is unsuccessful in her search for a haven, because she values her emotional and financial independence. To her eternal sorrow, it is other women, the doyennes of high society, who obliquely, ruthlessly, keep that independence forever out of poor Lily's reach
A vision of fire : a novel by Gillian Anderson( Book )

19 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and French and held by 1,084 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The first novel from iconic X-Files star Gillian Anderson and New York Times bestselling author Jeff Rovin: a science fiction thriller of epic proportions. Renowned child psychologist Caitlin O'Hara is a single mom trying to juggle her job, her son, and a lackluster dating life. Her world is suddenly upturned when Maanik, the daughter of India's ambassador to the United Nations, starts speaking in tongues and having violent visions. Caitlin is sure that her fits have something to do with the recent assassination attempt on her father--a shooting that has escalated nuclear tensions between India and Pakistan to dangerous levels--but when teenagers around the world start having similar outbursts, Caitlin begins to think that there's a more sinister force at work. In Haiti, a student claws at her throat, drowning on dry land. In Iran, a boy suddenly and inexplicably sets himself on fire. Animals, too, are acting irrationally, from rats in New York City to birds in South America to ordinary house pets. With Asia on the cusp of nuclear war, Caitlin must race across the globe to uncover the mystical links among these seemingly unrelated incidents in order to save her patient--and perhaps the world"--
From up on Poppy Hill( Visual )

9 editions published in 2013 in English and Javanese and held by 1,014 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Yokohama, 1963. Japan is picking itself up from the devastation of World War II and preparing to host the Olympics. Against this backdrop of hope and change, a friendship begins to blossom between high school students Umi ... and Shun ... but a buried secret from their past emerges to cast a shadow on the future and pull them apart"--Container
Great expectations by Charles Dickens( Visual )

16 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,013 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

BBC adaptation of Charles Dickens' classic novel. While out on the marshes, eleven-year-old Pip (Oscar Kennedy) encounters and, out of fear, helps escaped criminal Magwitch (Ray Winstone), an event which will shape both of their futures. When the wealthy Miss Havisham (Gillian Anderson) seeks the presence of a boy at her grand house, Pip is sent to her and becomes a playmate for her adopted daughter, Estella (Isobel Meikle-Small/Vanessa Kirby). As a young adult, Pip (Douglas Booth) learns that he will receive an inheritance from a mystery benefactor when he turns 21. Now under the guardianship of lawyer Jaggers (David Suchet), Pip moves to London where he hopes to become a gentleman worthy of Estella's love
Tristram Shandy : a cock and bull story by Michael Winterbottom( Visual )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 886 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rollicking, inventive adaptation of the notoriously unfilmable 18th century British comic novel The life and opinions of Tristam Shandy, gentleman, written by Laurence Sterne. Shandy's warped tales reveal far more than any conventional autobiography
Johnny English reborn by Peter Howitt( Visual )

20 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 869 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In his latest mission, Johnny English must stop a group of international assassins before they eliminate a world leader and cause global chaos. With just one shot at redemption, he will use (or misuse) the latest high-tech gadgets and every trick in his playbook to protect us all"--Container
A dream of ice by Gillian Anderson( Book )

9 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"After uncovering a mystical link to the ancient civilization of Galderkhaan, child psychologist Caitlin O'Hara is left with strange new powers. Suddenly she can heal her young patients with her mind and see things from other places and other times. But as she learns more about her powers, she also realizes that someone is watching her, perhaps hunting her--and using her son to do it"--Dust jacket flap
The fall by Gillian Anderson( Visual )

7 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective Superintendent Stella Gibson is a steely detective on the trail of a serial killer stalking the streets of Belfast
Shadow dancer( Visual )

17 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When single mother Collette McVeigh ... is arrested for her part in an aborted IRA plot in London, an MI5 officer ... offers her a choice: lose everything and go to prison or return to Belfast to spy on her own family. With her son's life in her hands, Collette chooses to place her trust in the MI5 and return home. When her brothers' secret operation is ambushed, suspicions of an informant are raised and Collette finds both herself and her family in grave danger"--Container
Room on the broom( Visual )

8 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the creators of The Gruffalo and The Gruffalo's Child comes Room on the Broom, a beautifully animated film based on the best-selling children's picture book written by Julia Donaldson and illustrated by Axel Scheffler. This is the story of a kind witch who invites a surprising collection of animals to join her on her broom, much to the frustration of her cat. When the gang saves the witch from a fearsome dragon, she rewards them with a magnificent new broom with room for everyone!
How to lose friends & alienate people by Toby Young( Visual )

12 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sidney Young is a gate-crashing British journalist who loves exposing the shallowness of the celebrity world, yet desperately wants to join it. Accepting an offer to write for renowned magazine editor Clayton Harding, Sidney finally gets to rub elbows with A-list celebrities, only to rub them in the wrong way. His fellow writer, Alison, is powerless to stop Sidney when he sets his lustful sites on beautiful starlet Sophie. When Sophie's publicist makes him a tempting offer, Sidney will either conquer the Big Apple or suffer the biggest humiliation of his life
Any human heart( Visual )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Every life is ordinary and extraordinary. Logan Mountstuart's is a rich tapestry of both. Experience Logan at different points in his life in this provocative glimpse at one man's quest for glory and bliss. Any Human Heart is the story of a full life, lived with passion; expansive, rich, unsentimental, comic, and profoundly moving
Hannibal by Mads Mikkelsen( Visual )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Will is locked in a mental asylum accused of Hannibal Lecter's crimes. Now that Will knows what Hannibal is, he faces a fight to prove his own sanity and convince those closest to him that he is innocent. Jack is dealing with his own feelings about Will, and whether his protege is a killer. Looking for answers, Jack looks to Lecter, who becomes the new consultant on cases. Lecter is torn between saving himself and keeping Will close to him, despite advice from his psychiatrist to stay away
The X-files by David Duchovny( Visual )

18 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the third season begins, Mulder is missing and assumed dead. Scully experiences a vision in which he is still alive. Yet even as the partners are reunited, each must deal with additional personal loss, tragedies that ultimately serve to strengthen their connection to each other. They soon find themselves depending on that strength as familiar foes resurface and preconceived notions are shattered
The X-files( Visual )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two FBI agents, Fox Mulder and Dana Scully, join forces to solve cases the FBI has labeled X-files. Both are determined to uncover the hidden truths--one searching for otherwordly answers, the other for more earthbound scientific explanations. Together they will make discoveries neither could have ever imagined
 
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Alternative Names
Anderson, Gillian

Çillian Anderson

Džiliana Andersone

Džilijan Anderson

Gillian Anderson actrice américaine

Gillian Anderson actriz estadounidense

Gillian Anderson Amerikaans acteur

Gillian Anderson Amerikaans actrice

Gillian Anderson amerikai színésznő, televíziós műsorvezető

Gillian Anderson amerikansk skådespelare

Gillian Anderson amerykańska aktorka

Gillian Anderson attrice statunitense

Gillian Anderson US-amerikanische Schauspielerin, Filmregisseurin, Drehbuchautorin und Sängerin

Gillian Andersonová

Iuliana Anderson

Джилиън Андерсън

Джилиън Андерсън американска актриса и писателка

Джиллиан Андерсон

Джилліан Андерсон

Джыліян Андэрсан амэрыканская акторка

Џилијан Андерсон

Ҷиллиан Андерсон

Ջիլիան Անդերսոն

ג'יליאן אנדרסון

ג'יליאן אנדרסון זמרת אמריקאית

جيليان أندرسون

جیلین اندرسون فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، صداپیشه، و کارگردان آمریکایی

گیلین اینڈرسن

गिलियन एंडरसन

জিলিয়ান অ্যান্ডারসন

จิลเลียน แอนเดอร์สัน

ჯილიან ანდერსონი

질리언 앤더슨

ジリアン・アンダーソン

吉蓮·安德森

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Bleak HouseThe house of mirthTristram Shandy : a cock and bull storyScully x-posed : the unauthorized biography of Gillian Anderson and her on-screen characterAnderson + Duchovny : an extraordinary storyThe Anderson files : the unauthorized biography of Gillian AndersonMulder, it's me : Gillian Anderson : an x-haustive x-posé of the woman who is special agent Dana Scully