Gemma Ward who is an Australian fashion model turned an actress was born on 3rd November of the year 1987. She is the native of Perth, Western Australia, Australia. Her father is an Australian doctor whereas her mother is an English nurse. She has an elder sister named Sophie and younger twin brother who are named as Oscar and Henry. She went to study at the Presbyterian Ladies’ College as well as Shenton College. She was the family clown whose aim was acting. It was in the year 1997 when her passion for the acting was born. At that time, she was cast as witch in one of the school play of Hansel and Gretel when she was 10 years old.
Later, she was discovered in the year 2002 while accompanying her friends to Australian modeling competition called Search for a Supermodel. At that time, she was fourteen years old. She had said in the interview of Teen Vogue that she ended up being scouted herself. When she reached at 15, Gemma made her Australian Fashion Week debut in May of the year 2003. Within one year, she was in Italy where she met Prada designer Miuccia Prada. The following year in September, she became one of the youngest models who appeared on an American Vogue photographed by Steven Meisel as one of nine Models of the Moment.
Prior to that, Gemma has a long aspired for pursuing acting as well as drama is passion which she held since her childhood. She made her appearance in The Black Balloon as a girlfriend of a boy whose brother has autism along with Rhys Wakefield and Toni Collette. She also cast in suspense thriller the Strangers opposite to Liv Tyler as one of three masked intruders. In addition to that, she also took the classes at Stella Adler Studio of Acting in the New York in summer of 2009. Her other movies include Pink Pyjamas, Pirates of the Caribbean: on stranger tides and The Great Gatsby.
To talk about her personal life biography, Gemma has now married yet. At present, she is in relationship with her boyfriend David. The couple also has one child, a daughter together with each other. She gave birth to their first baby in early of December 2013 who is named as Naia. Previous to that, Ward was reported to be seen with actor Heath Ledger in early 2008. They met with each other in November of 2007 in the New York. The couple spent their Christmas together before returning to New York where Heath died just less than a month later.
Apart from that, Gemma has now reached at the age of 27. She was once ranked at number 30 in 2008 australis list of 100 Sexiest Women in the World. In addition to that, she was also featured in 31 Vogue Magazine covers from the year 2004 till 2007. She got retired from catwalk after she was called too fat after modeling a tiny swimsuit on the runway of Chanel. She is now very slim and has maintained her figure by exercises as well as diet. Besides that, she is also active in facebook, twitter and Instagram.