However, the determined woman improved her English and required some significant acting courses to flourish the abilities.
Gemma recalled about their relationship in 2015 to WHO magazine and said she tried to reflect on Heath Ledger from time to time and also sent him prayers.
Standing at the height of 1.78 meters (5 feet 8 inches), and a possessing a fragile, unique look, Gemma quickly established her as one of the most promising models in the early millennium.
Her stocks rose further when she became the youngest model to appear on fashion and lifestyle magazine, .
The model-turned-actress was born as Gemma Louise Ward on 3 November 1987 to Australian doctor father, Gary, and an English nurse, Claire Ward.
She has a sister named Sophie and twin brothers, Oscar and Henry.