Gemma Whelan Gay or Lesbian Rumors? Since Gemma Whelan plays the role of a lesbian character on the show ‘Game of Thrones’, people have speculated that she might be lesbian in real life. however, this is not the case.
The actress has confirmed that all the rumors which suggest that she is a lesbian in real life are false. She has a male partner in her life.
Gemma’s sexuality was bound to be questioned as she became famous for her portrayal of Yara on ‘Game of Thrones.’ However, she has been clear about her sexuality. She is dating a guy in her life. She is not bisexual as on the show.
Gemma Whelan is currently in a relationship with a guy named Gerry Howell. They have been together for a long time and have shared pictured together on several occasions. It is not known whether the pair are planning on getting married anytime soon.
Additionally, she recently confirmed that she is expecting a baby with her partner. She revealed the news in July 2017. Later, she gave birth to her daughter in October 2017. She was also praised for sharing breastfeeding photos from the set of the shooting of game of thrones.
The pair have been together for a long time but there has not been any news about their marriage so far. The duo is probably more focused on their career at present and is not planning to get married in the near future.
If you are a fan of the show ‘Game of Thrones’, you might recognize Gemma as Yara Greyjoy of house Greyjoy. She plays a significant role in the series and his character arc has a major part in the series.
Apart from her role in ‘Game of Thrones’, Gemma has also been part of several other movies and TV shows in her career. She portrayed the role of Marie-Anne in ‘Frites’ and Pretty Nurse in ‘10 Minute Tales.’ This was in 2008 and 2009.
Additionally, Gemma also appeared as Gwen’s Maid in the movie ‘The Wolfman’ and Josephine in the TV series ‘The Persuasionists.’ In 2010, she also had a role in ‘Gulliver’s Travels.’
In 2011, she appeared in ‘Threesome’ as Wendy. In addition, she was also cast to play Sarah in another TV mini-series ‘Claudia O’Doherty Comedy Blaps.’ In 2014, she appeared in ‘Badults’, ‘Siblings’, and ‘Mapp & Lucia.’
Gemma appeared in the TV series ‘The Art of Foley’ in 2015. In the same year, she was also cast in ‘Murder in Successville’, and ‘Not Safe for Work.’ She has also appeared in the TV series ‘Almost Royal’, ‘Comedy Playhouse’, and ‘Prevenge.’
Some of her other acting credits include in ‘Morgana Robinson’s the Agency’, ‘Uncle’, ‘The Moorside’, ‘Decline and Fall’, ‘ Hetty Feather’, ‘Queers’, ‘Horrible Histories’, ‘The End of the F***ing World’, ‘Surviving Christmas with the Relatives.’
Gemma also appeared in 8 episodes of ‘Gentleman Jack.’ Her other upcoming projects are ‘Untitled Pajama Men Project’, ‘Emma’, and ‘Squadron 42.’
Gemma Whelan has garnered the Screen Actors Guild Award nomination. Additionally, she has also received the Panel Award.