Doctor Who - Karen Gillan Heading To U.s. Tv
The Scottish actress has been cast as the lead in a new comedy titled Selfie.
The show is a modern take on My Fair Lady, and Gillan is set to play Eliza Dooley, a twenty-something narcissist who is obsessed with social media. After a humiliating breakup and viral video, Dooley hires a marketing expert to repair her ruined image.
Gillan, who is best known for her role as trusty companion Amy Pond in more than 30 episodes of Doctor Who, recently had a recurring role on U.S. comedy Ntsf: Sd: Svu.