Before film training at the National Institute of Dramatic Art (NIDA), Gemma spent a decade on the stage, kicking off her first production at eight years old. She continued to work her way up to lead roles before diving into the wide world of film.
After training with some of Australia's leading industry professionals, she was signed by Duke Actors Management and has since worked on a range of projects, earning her a growing collection of nominations and awards.
She was cast as the lead actress in MAGNETIC, which was selected and premiered at Sydney Film Festival in 2019. Following this, she played the lead in the international award-winning Australian web series SYDNEY SLEUTHERS, for which she won Best Comedy Actress at the Rio Web Fest in 2020.
Continuing overseas exposure, Gemma was cast in the international advertising campaign for Taco Bell and Xbox, which premiered during the 2020 NBA finals, MBL World Series and in cinemas across America.
Gemma is the youngest of two, has Italian and Irish ancestry and owns 147 plants.