Gillian Anderson is an Emmy and Golden Globe Award-winning actress from Chicago best known for her role as Agent Dana Scully from The X-Files. During her successful career on the The X-Files, Anderson had a brief set of movies including The House of Mirth. After her X-Files career, Anderson has done several stage productions and starred in two British films, The Last King of Scotland and Straight Heads. Her most successful movie to date has been the 1998 X-Files movie. We're guessing her second one will be the sequel due out this year.