Gina Torres, an American actress, made the headlines for the TV show, Pearson, a spinoff of the TV show, Suits. The series is about Jessica from Suits moving to Chicago and her involvement in politics. For the TV series, Cleopatra 2525, Gina won the ALMA Award for her performance as a lead actress.
Gina was born in Manhattan, New York, USA on 25th April 1969 to parents Richard and Rebecca. She is of American nationality and possesses Cuban descent. Her birth sign is Taurus.
|Real Name||Gina Torres|
|Birthday||25th April 1969|
|Birthplace||Manhattan, New York, USA|
|Parents||Richard and Rebecca|
|Net Worth||$5 million|
Net Worth, Salary and Income
In the year 1992, Gina started her career as a TV actress with Unnatural Pursuits, followed by her role Laura Elkin in Law & Order in the same year. After three years, she landed the role of Magdalen in the TV series, “One life to live,” appearing in 12 episodes. Following the success of TV series, she featured in several other TV shows like Dark Angel, Profiler, Xena, and many others.
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In the year 1997, Gina had recurring roles in the TV series Hercules: The Legendary Journeys as Nebula. Later in 2000, she got the role of Helen Hel Carter in Cleopatra 2525, playing the leading role and won the prestigious ALMA Award of Outstanding Leading Actress.
In 2011, Gina got the role of Jessica Pearson in the TV series, Suits, and also got nominated for Favorite Supporting actress by ALMA. Recently in 2019, she appeared in the new TV show, Pearson, a spinoff of Suits, where she portrays the character of Jessica Pearson.
In her illustrious career, Gina has bagged a massive amount of income and salary as an actress, and she has garnered a net worth of around $5 million.
Married To Divorce With Husband, Laurence Fishburne
Gina first found love in actor Laurence Fishburne who played the role of Morpheus in the Matrix Trilogy. The couple got engaged in 2001 and later married in 2002 on 22nd September in New York.
With Laurence, she gave birth to a daughter named Delilah. Also, Gina is the stepmother of Fishburne’s two children from his past marriage. However, in 2017, Fishburne filed for divorce after fourteen years of marriage.
Family, Siblings, and Parents
Gina grew up with her Cuban descent parents, Richard, and Rebecca in Manhattan and later moved to The Bronx. Her father served at La Prensa as a typewriter as well as for The New York Daily News. Gina went to Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts for her high school in New York.
Body Measurements: Height, Weight, and Size
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Gina stands tall at the height of 5feet 8inches and weighs around 60kgs. She has a body measurement of 34-25-35 and has black hair color with black eyes.