Articles Tagged 'Jean Shrimpton'

Karen Gillan: ‘I Worried Jean Shrimpton Wouldn’t Like Me Being Her’

While taking a break from chasing aliens all over the cosmos, Karen Gillan is playing the ’60s model and actress Jean Shrimpton in the forthcoming TV movie We’ll Take Manhattan, a which primarily concerns itself with Jean and David Bailey’s tempestuous working relationship. So naturally there was a worry that the very real Jean Shrimpton […]

‘Doctor Who’ Star Karen Gillan Cast in Jean Shrimpton Biopic

BBC News reports that Karen Gillan, who portrays the Time Lord’s current companion, has signed on to play English model Jean Shrimpton in a forthcoming film on BBC4. We’ll Take Manhattan will showcase “The Shrimp” and her affair with British photographer David Bailey, while drawing from a 1962 Vogue photoshoot in New York City. Filming […]