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7 big screen outings for Gemma Arterton.

1 ST TRINIAN'S (2007) GEMMA made her big screen debut as St Trinian's Head Girl Kelly Jones who masterminds a robbery to save the school from bankruptcy. Gemma beat Sienna Miller to the part.

2 QUANTUM OF SOLACE (2008) JAMES BOND )Daniel Craig) is out for revenge aided by MI6 agent Strawberry Fields (Gemma). She meets an untimely end and is discovered by M, naked and covered in oil.

3 THE DISAPPEARANCE OF ALICE CREED (2009) GEMMA'S most controversial role saw the character portrays is kidnapped and abused in several graphic scenes.

4 TAMARA DREWE, 2010 UNATTRACTIVE teen Tamara (Gemma) has plastic surgery and causes a stir when she returns to her hometown and becomes the object of desire for three different men.

5 CLASH OF THE TITANS, 2010 IO (Gemma) is a priestess of Hera who is seduced by Zeus in this Greek tale. Not a big improvement on the 1981 original but still good fun.

6 BYZANTIUM, 2012 A TALE of two female vampires on the run who take refuge in a seaside town. Directed by Neil Jordan, it stars Gemma as the older vampire and Saoirse Ronan as her 'daughter' who finds love with a human.

7 HANSEL & GRETEL: WITCH HUNTERS, 2013 GEMMA plays the action hero as one half of the fairytale siblings who have grown up to become skilled bounty hunters. Silly but great fun.

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Publication:Wales On Sunday (Cardiff, Wales)
Date:Sep 25, 2016
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