One of the best recognized faces, beautiful and charming Gina Torres born on April 25, 1969 is an American artist. Actor and performer, Gina Torres has had plenty of success both on films and televisions. Her accomplishments and experience marks the strong influence of hers, especially on small screen. Youngest of three children, she’s the native from New York City. She belongs to mixed ethnicity, since her parents were both of multiracial Cuban descendants. Derivation of her exotic gorgeous looks could be her ethnical background. She had the gravitation towards performing starting her early age. Trained opera and jazz singer, she originally had plans of pursuing career in music but later her fate got her into more sophisticated job of acting.
After the realization of her love for acting, she started appearing on number of plays and musicals. But shortly after, she came to terms that real money was in films and television instead and therefore changed her career direction. Year 1992, she eventually made her debut on small screen in an episode of “Law and Order”. Soon after, offers flooded from everywhere. She got called for making guest appearances. Luckily, she always managed to work on hit shows. In 1996, she made her debut on movie with “Bed Of Roses”. She continued working hoping to find some ground breaking and career defining roles. But, the wait turned out to be longer. However, it was in 1997 that she finally landed a recurring role on “Hercules: The Legendary Journey”. She stayed with the program for two long years and enjoyed a bit of fame. Next, she got an offer to star in a sci-fi show “Cleopatra 2525”. Little did she expected, it made her an overnight star. She also received an ALMA award for “Outstanding Lead Actress in a Syndicated Drama Series” for her performance. It surfaced her name and brought attention among many directors and producers and they eagerly waited to sign her.
Following her success, she was casted opposite Keanu Reeves on the film “Matrix Reloaded” and “The Matrix Revolutions”, both released in 2003. Though the movie failed to perform outstandingly at box office but it certainly paid her the heaviest paycheck of her life. Afterwards, she balanced out her work at both places, TV and films. Unarguably, she found more accomplishment with TV. Over the years, she has associated with countless projects. However, her noteworthy appearances would include names “Firefly”, “Angel”, “24”, “Huge”, “Standoff” and many more. She might not have achieved anything beyond gratification but she’s definitely become an inspiration to many of us. Despite only minor attainment, she continued to work with same spirit and positivity. As for now, she’s working on “Hannibal” where she plays the role of Phyllis “Bella” Crawford. She has the estimated net worth of $ 1 million.
About her personal life, she’s married to Laurence John Fishburne since 2002. Her husband is an actor, playwright, director and producer himself. Both of them share similar profession and thus it must have become easier to understand each other’s commitments and hardships. Married for more than ten years, they look strong and tight together even at this day. Together, they have a daughter named Delilah born on June 2007. Since she is the second wife to Laurence, she automatically became step-mother to his children from his previous marriage. She’s enjoying the best family time and therefore it’s unlikely that she’d ruin it at any cost. Considering her strong relationship with her husband, she’s no where around getting divorce either.
Forty four year old, Gina a mother already looks absolutely stunning. She rates high on sex appeal meter. She’s five feet and ten inches, ripper height. Besides, she’s got an athletic body that compliments her overall being. Her ripped arms and limbs with her perfectly sculpted streamlined figure make her absolute firecracker. 34-24-36, a petite body measurement and her deviliciously magnetic aura makes her immensely desirable. She has not let motherhood destroy her sex symbol image. She has beautifully maintained her shape post pregnancy and set an example to many new moms that it’s possible to get your body back even after having a baby. Other details about her can be obtained from wiki and other personal sites relating her. She belongs to American nationality. Also, she is a Mezzo Soprano.
- April 25, 1969 (age 44)
- Laurence Fishburne
- 5' 10" (1.78 m)
- Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States
- Delilah Fishburne
- $ 1 million USD
- Gina Torres
- 32-26-30 (Bust-Waist-Hip)
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