Who is Gideon Adlon?

One of the main characters of the series “The Society” was Becca Gelb, and the actress who rose to prominence thanks to this role is Gideon Adlon. Her versatile acting and good looks intrigued the audience, so fans wanted to know more about her; if you are one of those, let us tell you the naked truth about her life and work.

Early life, family, and education

Gideon Adlon was born under the zodiac sign of Aries on 30 March 1997, in Los Angeles, California USA; she holds both American and German nationality, through her father, and comes from a family of Jewish descent.

She was raised in Los Angeles, by her parents; her father is writer and director Felix O. Adlon, and her mother is famous actress Pamela Adlon. After the two divorced, Gideon and her younger sisters, Odessa and Valentine stayed with their mother, and all three girls followed in their mother’s footsteps and became actresses.

Speaking of Gideon’s educational background, she attended a local high school, and upon matriculating in 2005, enrolled at Columbia College Chicago, where she studied photography for a year, before opting to pursue acting full-time.

Roles in series

Gideon made her acting debut portraying Amy in an episode of the series “Louie” in 2011, and her next role came five years later in “Girls Meets World”. In the same year, she guest-starred in “Better Things”, then in 2017, she also guest starred in “When We Rise”, “Criminal Minds”, and “American Crime”.

Her breakthrough role as Becca Gelb in “The Society” came in 2019, and although the series didn’t have any awards or nominations, it was a favorite among teenagers. This mystery drama follows the story of teen residents of a wealthy town, who needed to forge their own society to survive, after everyone else mysteriously vanishes.

In the following year, Gideon was seen as Lydia in “Solar Opposites”, and she also voiced Hayley in the animated series “Pacific Rim: The Black” (2021-2022). Concurrently, she was heard as ZaZa Royale in “Battle Kitty”, and as Dawn Marie in “Better Call Saul presents: Slippin’ Jimmy” both in 2022).

Her most recent television role was her portrayal of Mariah Day in the 2022 series “The Thing About Pam”, also starring Renee Zellweger, Judy Greer, and Josh Duhamel.

The "Thing About Pam" actress is the daughter of comedian Pamela Adlon.

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Roles in movies

Gideon made her first big-screen appearance as Sam in the 2018 movie “Blockers”, and followed with roles in “The Mustang” and “Skin in the Game” in 2019.

In the following year, Gideon was cast to play Frankie in “The Craft: Legacy”, which was nominated for the Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) Award for Outstanding Film – Wide Release.

Gideon’s next role came in the 2021 horror thriller “Witch Hunt”, also starring Elizabeth Mitchell and Abigail Cowen, which was her most recent movie role.

Her fans will be happy to hear that in September 2022 her new movie, entitled “Sick” will be released.

Love life and relationships

There have been various rumors concerning both Gideon’s love life and her sexual orientation, most of the rumors were saying that she’s dating her co-star from “The Society”, Sean Berdy, who portrayed Sam. However, the two are just close friends, which they both confirmed.

Later it was revealed that Gideon was in a long-term relationship with a boy named Boris Stoimenov, who was her high school sweetheart. The two were seen publicly for the first time when they arrived at the premiere of “Better Things” (season 2) in September 2017. Gideon often shared their joint photos on her Instagram, however, since 2019, the couple hasn’t been spotted together anywhere.

As of August 2022, it is assumed that Gideon is single; she hasn’t been married or engaged, and doesn’t have children.

Age, height, and net worth

Gideon’s age is 25, she has long, brown hair and hazel eyes; she weighs around 120lbs (55kgs) and is 5ft 4ins (1.63m) tall, with vital statistics of 34-24-36.

According to sources, Gideon’s net worth has been estimated at over $500,000, as of August 2022 – most of the income she’s earned is thanks to her acting career.

Who is her mother Pamela Adlon?

An actress, writer and producer, Pamela Adlon is a New York City native, born Pamela Fionna Segall, under the zodiac sign of Cancer on 9 July 1966, which makes her aged 56. She has over 220 acting credits to her name, and is perhaps known best for her role as Sam Fox in the series “Better Things”. For her performance in the series, Pamela was two times nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award – Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series, in 2017 and ’18.

Speaking of her movie roles, some of her most notable have been in “Grease 2”, “Vampire Hunter D: Bloodlust”, and “The King of Staten Island”, among others.

Pamela is well-known for her numerous voice roles too, most notably is her voicing of Bobby Hill in the animated comedy series “King of the Hill”, which brought her the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Voice-Over Performance in 2002.

She was also heard as Baloo in “Jungle Clubs”, Lucky in “101 Dalmatians: The Series”, Otto Osworth in “Time Squad”, and Brigette Murphy in “Milo Murphy’s Law”, among numerous others.

Speaking of her personal life, she is the daughter of the famous screenwriter Don Segall, and her sister is Penina Segall, a former child actress who starred in “The New Leave It to Beaver” and “Sister Kate”.

Pamela married Gideon’s father in 1996, but they divorced in 2010. In 2019, it was rumored that she was seeing Louis CK, a comedian and writer, with whom she starred in the series “Louie”. They were an on-screen couple, and the rumors about the two of them escalated after they were spotted strolling arm in arm. However, neither Pamela nor Louis has confirmed that they are anything more than friends.

When Louis was accused of sexual assault, Pamela stated: ‘My family and I are devastated and in shock after the admission of abhorrent behavior by my friend and partner, Louis C.K. I feel deep sorrow and empathy for the women who have come forward.’

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