Huffpost TV

Karen Gillan Reveals Bald Head At Comic-Con (PHOTO)

Posted: Updated:
KAREN GILLAN BALD
SAN DIEGO, CA - JULY 20: Actress Karen Gillan attends the 'Guardians Of The Galaxy' press line during Comic-Con International 2013 on July 20, 2013 in San Diego, California. (Photo by Paul A. Hebert/WireImage) | Getty

Former "Doctor Who" companion Karen Gillan made a big reveal at Comic-Con this weekend in San Diego: She's gone bald.

The actress, who's famous for playing the Doctor's companion Amy Pond on the BBC sci-fi series from 2010-2012, took the stage for Adult Swim's "NTSF:SD:SUV" panel, looking like her usual self with her signature red locks.

karen gillan bald

But during the panel, she whipped off what fans realized was a wig to reveal she buzzed off all her hair for her role in the 2014 Marvel movie "Guardians Of The Galaxy." Gillan went bald to play Nebula, an evil pirate who's trying to wipe out entire civilizations.

karen gillan bald

"It's liberating," she said once the jig was up. "I think everyone here should shave their heads."

karen gillan bald

Watch Gillan reveal her new bald look in the video below.

"Doctor Who" Season 7
of
Share
Tweet
Advertisement
Share this
close
Current Slide

Around the Web

Karen Gillan Bald For Guardians of the Galaxy Movie: Confirmed ...

Dr Who's Karen Gillan shaves her head for film role - The Sun

Karen Gillan reveals shaved head during 'Guardians of the Galaxy ...

Doctor Who Star Karen Gillan Debuts Bald Head At Comic-Con ...

Ex-'Doctor Who' star Karen Gillan shows off shaved head at Comic ...

Karen Gillan Goes Bald For 'Guardians Of The Galaxy' [Video]

Karen Gillan reveals shaved head at Guardians of the Galaxy Comic ...

Karen Gillan reveals her BALD HEAD at Comic Con! Eeek!

Karen Gillan shaves her head!

Karen Gillan debuts brave new bald hairdo - WATCH

Karen Gillan Shaves Head for 'Guardians Of The Galaxy'!

Doctor Who star Karen Gillan shaves all her hair off