Karen Gillan reveals the reason for her husky voice in Guardians of the Galaxy

You won't believe what she based it on


Quick, describe Karen Gillan. We’ll wait.


OK, I’m going to read your mind: you used the words ‘Scottish’ and ‘red head’ in there somewhere, right? Which is why it was so baffling that, for her starring role in Guardians of the Galaxy as the baddie Nebula, she not only shaved off all of her hair, but adopted a strange, deep, mid-Atlantic voice.


What was that accent anyway?


Well, now there’s an image that will linger.