Although Gillian Anderson appears quite pleasant, agreeable and prepared to compromise for the sake of harmony (as described on the previous page), she also has a strong need to shine and express her own opinions. Gillian has the potential to be a great leader, manager, coach or teacher.
Proud and intensely individual, Gillian Anderson really wants to stand out, to be the very best she can be, and to be recognized and appreciated for her unique contributions. Doing something well and being respected for it is extremely important to her, and she cannot tolerate being relegated to the background, taking orders from others, or being "just one of the team". Gillian Anderson must put her personal stamp on whatever she does, and direct her own course in life. Gillian Anderson needs to have a place where she can shine, express herself creatively, and be the one in charge.
Gillian has big dreams and the determination, spirit, vitality and enthusiasm to realize them. Gillian Anderson also has a noble, romantic heart, and a love of the dramatic, colorful, and extravagant.
For Gillian Anderson, it is true that "the entire world's a stage" and she secretly (or perhaps not so secretly) desires to be the star or hero of the play. Gillian wants to be great and to receive the love and applause of an adoring audience, even if the "audience" is just one other special person. She needs someone to believe in her and her dreams. Though Anderson appears radiantly self-confident and independent, she is actually very dependent on the affirmation, love and recognition of others. She cannot bear going unnoticed or unappreciated.
Gillian Anderson also loves wholeheartedly and generously and really knows how to make the person she loves feel special. Gillian Anderson loves the magic of "being in love" and knows how to keep the romance alive in her relationships. She is also immensely loyal and will defend her loved ones and stand by them to the end - as long as they never offend her pride or betray her trust. However, Gillian Anderson likes to be the strong one in her relationships and she really does not share the leading role very easily. Ideally, Gillian needs to find a person who is as strong-willed as she is, but who will not try to dominate or compete with her.
Anderson's strengths are her zest and love for life, her creative power and her warm and generous heart. Her primary fault is her tendency to be very egocentric, and so concerned with the impression she is making and with her own creative self-expression that she forgets there is another, larger world that does not revolve around her.
Her career, reputation and public image are very important to Anderson. Gillian Anderson has a strong desire to be influential or make her mark on the world. She is not satisfied with the personal sphere alone; her ambitions include making a major contribution and receiving broad recognition for her unique effort and gifts. Gillian Anderson may undervalue the personal or inner facet of life.
Gillian Anderson tends to see things from her perspective only and to be rather subjective. She also enjoys talking and expressing her views but does not always listen as well. Gillian Anderson has a clear mind, a love of learning and new experiences, and she needs constant mental stimulation and activity.
Both sensitive and sensuous, Gillian blends charm and energy. Gillian Anderson has a healthy sexuality and a good balance between activity and passivity. She may be fond of singing, dancing, music and drama. Romance comes easily to Gillian, and her romantic relationships are passionate.
Appearing successful and attractive to the public is important to her. Gillian Anderson probably enjoys wearing stylish clothes and modern jewelry. She tends to seek admiration from others and social acceptance is necessary to Gillian's well-being.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Ascendant in Libra and Sun in Leo
Sun in Leo
Sun in 10th house
Sun Conjunct Mercury
Sun Conjunct Venus/Mars
Sun Conjunct Venus/MC