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Gemma Arterton

About Gemma Arterton

Gemma Arterton is a British actress famous for her role as Bond girl in the James Bond film Quantum of Solace.

Personal Biography

Gemma is born with 12 fingers to her hand. She had an extra finger to each of her hands and a 'crumpled ear' and that she underwent treatment as she was born with 'lots of deformities' but felt proud of her little oddity.

In February 09, Arterton refused to loose weight, insisting that shes proud of her curves.


In December 08, Arterton dumped her stuntman beau, because she thinks shes too young to settle down.

If rumours are to be believed, Arterton is getting married to her new boyfriend.

Professional Biography

Gemma was at the After Show Party arranged on the occasion of "The Story of James Bond. A Tribute to Ian Fleming" held in October 2008.

As Bond Girl

In January 08, Gemma Arterton bagged the role of the latest Bond girl. In September 08, she said she aims to break tried-and-tested Bond girl mould and that her feisty character in the new Bond flick Quantum Of Solace will fail to turn on red-blooded male fans - because shes too normal.

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  • Gemma said that Daniel and MacKenzie cannot be compared because one is tender and loving and the other is passionate. She however said Daniel is more of her type as MacKenzie is quite nervous.
  • In March 09, Arterton, who created waves with her utterly fashionable style in the recent Bond flick, committed a fashion faux pas when she accidentally flashed her knickers while getting into a cab.

Gemma Arterton in News

Academy Award(R) Nominee Terence Stamp and Academy Award(R) Winner Vanessa Redgrave Star in the Heart-Warming Film UNFINISHED SONG on DVD September 24th From Anchor Bay Entertainment and The Weinstein Company
Anchor Bay Entertainment and The Weinstein Company present the hilarious, uplifting and inspirational comedy-drama about the healing power of music, UNFINISHED SONG, on DVD on September 24, 2013

I'll never pose for sexy photoshoot again, says Gemma Arterton
Gemma Arterton, who has posed for the March issue of Vogue, has said that this is her last "sexy" men's magazine shoot as she wants to take control of her career.

Kate Moss gets sloshed at ex's party
Kate Moss has got her friends worried about her drinking and partying habits again after she had to be helped out of an A-list bash recently.

Gemma Arterton used to believe her family was 'odd'
British actress Gemma Arterton has revealed that she used to think that her family was "odd" when she was growing up because her parents were separated.

Gemma Arterton starred in blockbusters to gain control over her career
Gemma Arterton has revealed that she starred in big-budget blockbusters so that she could gain control of her career.

Hollywood producer claims British actresses are too inhibited to be sexy
Hollywood producer Paul Breuls has claimed that British actresses can't be sexy as they are too inhibited.

Kim Kardashian named 'Entrepreneur of the Year' at Glamour Awards
Reality TV star Kim Kardashian has been honoured with the Entrepreneur of the Year title at the Glamour Women of the Year Awards last night.

Gemma Arterton to play vampire In Neil Jordan's 'Byzantium'
Gemma Arterton has been cast as a vampire in Oscar-winning filmmaker Neil Jordan's movie 'Byzantium'.

Former Bond girl Gemma Arterton up for BAFTA Rising Star Award
Gemma Arterton, who appeared in 2008 Bond film 'Quantum of Solace', is up for this year's BAFTA Rising Star award.

Ex IGP Lakshamana sentenced to life imprisonment in fake encounter case
A special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court here on Thursday sentenced former IGP K Lakshamana to life imprisonment in Naxal leader Arikkad Varghese fake encounter case and also imposed a fine of Rs 10,000 on him.

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