Karen Gillan in Doctor Who: The Pandorica Opens

Karen Gillan (1987 - )

Film Deaths

  • Outcast (2010) [Ally]: Mauled to death (off-screen) by the creature; we only see the creature dragging Karen down an ally followed by Karen screaming.
  • Oculus (2014) [Kaylie Russell]: Accidentally impaled through the neck with a weight by Brenton Thwaites while Brenton is under the influence of the evil mirror to think she isn't actually in front of said mirror. Her ghostly form is seen (alongside Katee Sackhoff and Rory Cochrane) as Brenton is being taken away by the police.
  • Avengers: Endgame (2019) [Nebula]: Playing the past and present versions of Nebula, the past version is shot in the chest by the present version in order to save Zoe Saldana. (Her "present" self survives the film).
  • Stuber (2019) [Sara Morris]: Shot in the stomach by Iko Uwais during a struggle (off-screen). Her fate wasn't confirm after she was last seen to fighting for her life as Dave Bautista call for help and then later in the movie, it has been revealed that Karen has pass away from her wound.

TV Deaths

  • Doctor Who: The Fires of Pompeii (2008) [Soothsayer]: Crushed to death when part of the debris in the temple she and the other priestesses are in collapses on top of her as Mount Vesuvius is about to erupt.
  • Doctor Who: Amy's Choice (2010) [Amy Pond]: Dies in two different dream worlds: (1) Deliberately drives into the side of a house, killing both herself and Matt Smith. (2) Dies in an explosion, along with Matt and Arthur Darvill, when Matt activates the TARDIS's sef-destruct in an attempt to awaken them. In reality, she survives the episode.
  • Doctor Who: The Pandorica Opens (2010) [Amy Pond]: Shot in the stomach by Arthur Darvill after his Auton programming activates; she dies in Arthur's arms as the episode concludes. She is brought back in the next episode (The Big Bang) when Arthur and Matt Smith place her in the Pandorica, reviving her in the process.
  • Doctor Who: The Almost People (2011) [Amy Pond]: Playing both her regular character and a Flesh doppelganger of herself, the doppelganger is disintegrated by Matt Smith using his sonic screwdriver in the TARDIS. The real Amy Pond survives this episode.
  • Doctor Who: Night Terrors (2011) [Amy Pond]: Turned into a life-size peg doll when the other peg dolls capture her as Arthur Darvill looks on in shock; she is turned back to normal when Jamie Oram overcomes his fear of the dolls.
  • Doctor Who: The Girl Who Waited (2011) [Amy Pond]: Playing both her regular character and an older incarnation of herself, the older Karen is accidentally killed when several medical robots inject her with medicine that is incompatable with her human physiology.


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