Gina Torres Short Bio
Gina Torres is an American television and movie actress who was born in at the Flower Fifth Avenue Hospital in Manhattan. Her sun sign is a Taurus and she was life in Washington Heights before moving to The Bronx. Her father was work a typesetter for La Prensa and The New York Daily News. Blessed with mezzo soprano voice, she then attended Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts in New York City. She also trained to sing a jazz and joining the church choir. Though received several scholarship, she then turning them off to pursue her career as entertainer.
Gina Torres Body Measurement Table
|Date of birth||April 25, 1969|
|Age||45 years old|
|Height||5 feet 10 inches|
|Hip Size||30 inches|
|Waist Size||26 inches|
|Weight||55 kg 121 pounds|
Gina Torres Career
Gina Torres is a trained singer, and landed her first dramatic role in the musical Dreamgirls. In 2001, she won the ALMA award (American Latino Media Arts Award) for Best Actress for her role in the series of science fiction Cleopatra. She also appears in the movie Matrix Reloaded and Matrix Revolutions. From 2001 to 2006, she played the role of Anna Espinosa in the series Alias, high killer in Russia and enemy in Sidney.In 2004, she was appointed by the International Press Academy, at the Satellite Awards, for Best Actress in a Supporting Role for her role in the series Angel as character named Jasmine.
She also appeared in seven episodes of the third season of 24 series in the role of Julia Milliken, a woman who has an affair with Wayne Palmer, brother of President David Palmer, and becomes involved in a presidential scandal. In 2005 She is also the voice of the character of Vixen in numerous episodes of the animated series The Justice League. It replaces the voice of Jada Pinkett Smith’s character Niobe in the video game The Matrix Online. But Gina Torres is best known for her role as Zoe in the Firefly series, which lasted only one season but has many fans. It took over this role in the movie Serenity, inspired by the series.In 2006, she began the role of Cheryl Carrera in Standoff series: Negotiators broadcast on US channel FOX. In 2008, she played the role of Princess Ama, in episode 7 in season 2 of the series Dirty Sexy Money. She also plays the role of Dr. Toni Ezralow in episode 11 of season 4 of the series Bones. In 2009, she auditioned for a pilot of the series Washington Field for the CBS television network, carried out by the executive producer Edward Allen Bernero.
She is joined the cast in the Vampire Diaries series in episode 3 of season 1, in the role of Bree, a witch who had a relationship with Damon Salvatore. She also plays in the series Flashforward in episode 11 of season 1. She plays the role of sergeant Natasha Andrews in episode 18 of season 4 of the series The Unit: Command Performance. In episodes 6 and 11 of season 3 of the series Gossip Girl, she plays the role of Gabriella Abrams, Vanessa’s mother.In 2010, she appeared in Season 1 of the series Huge in the role of Dr. Dorothy Rand. In 2011, she played in the series Suits, custom Lawyers in the role of Jessica Pearson, head of a law firm.
Gina Torres Controversy
It seems that Gina Torres is kind of celebrity that keep her career and life away from scandal. She is clean and seems never made any controversy.
Gina Torres Dating
Gina Torres was dated and then engaged to American actor, playwright, director, and producer Laurence Fishburne in February, 2001. The couple then married on September 22, 2002, at The Cloisters museum in New York City and has been blessed with a daughter.
Gina Torres Net Worth
Through her job as an actress both in film and television series, it then reportedly that Gina Torres net worth is about $1 million dollars.