Gina Rodriguez

Birth Day July 30th, 1984
Birth Place Chicago, Illinois, USA
Age 39 Years Old
Zodiac Sign Leo

The very beautiful and talented American actress is named as Gina Rodriguez who rose into fame after her role as Jane Villanueva in The CW satirical romantic dramedy series Jane the Virgin, for which she won a Golden Globe Award in the year 2015. She made her screen debut in an episode of Law & Order and her breakthrough came in the year 2012, in the independent musical-drama film Filly Brown. She portrayed Frida Kahlo in the world premiere of Casa Blue in the United Kingdom, in the play called The Last Moments in the Life of Frida Kahlo at the American Stage Theatre. She also voiced the title character of the Netflix animated series Carmen Sandiego. She is a very talented actress.

Gina Rodriguez fights off tears while discussing Jane the Virgin's final season

Gina Rodriguez had to fight back the tears while discussing the final season of her hit CW series at the TCA Winter Press Tour. The 34-year-old actress was joined by series creator Jennie Snyder Urman to discuss the fifth and final season on Thursday. It's been a busy week for Rodriguez, who, on Wednesday, attended the premiere of her new film, the action-thriller Miss Bala, which opens in theaters on February 1. 

Gina Rodriguez is Mexico’s most inexplicably wanted woman in the Miss Bala remake

Miss Bala outdoes movies like Traffic and Sicario by portraying the conflict not just as pointless but incompetent, maybe even actively stupid. In this vision of an un-winnable battle, both sides spend a great deal of time pursuing the mild-mannered Gloria (Gina Rodriguez) not because she has the ability to bring either of them down, but because they both really want her to work for them. Miss Bala is a remake of a 2011 Mexican film with which it shares a number of plot points and details, though many of the newer film’s absurdities are sui generis. The U.S. version, appropriately enough, makes some adjustments to its heroine’s home country: Instead of a Mexican resident, Gloria is a U.S. citizen who visits her friend, Suzu (Cristina Rodlo), in Tijuana as Suzu prepares to enter the Miss Baja California pageant. 

Why is Gina Famous For?

Gina is famous for playing the lead role as Jane Villanueva in The CW’s romantic comedy-drama series Jane the Virgin and for playing Majo Tonorio in the 2012 film Filly Brown.

Early Life, Family, Birthday, Education, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Wikipedia, Bio of Gina Rodriguez

On 30th July 1984, Gina Rodriguez was born with the birth name of Gina Alexis Rodriguez in the city of Chicago in the state of Illinois in the United States. Her nationality is American. She was born to her mother, Magali, and father, Genaro Rodriguez. Her birth sign is Leo. Her present age is 34 and her age will be 35 on her next birthday on the upcoming July. She was born as the youngest child of 3 children. Her siblings' name is Ivelisse Rodriguez Simon (Oldest Sister) (Investment Banker), Rebecca Rodriguez (Older Sister) (Doctor). Her father was a boxing referee. Her ethnicity is multiracial. While growing up, she practiced the Catholic faith. She grew up in the Belmont Cragin neighborhood on Chicago’s Northwest Side. Dancing fascinated her from a young age. She was more focused on Salsa. Her other early life background will be updated soon. 

Concerning her education, she attended St. Ignatius College Prep.  At 16, Gina entered Columbia University's Theatrical Collaboration. Then, she was enrolled at New York University's Tisch School of the Arts. She continued dancing salsa until age 17. In 2006, she received her Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) degree after completing 4 years of training at Atlantic Theater Company and Experimental Theatre Wing.

Height, Weight and Other Body Measurement

Gina is a very beautiful actress. She has a gorgeous body figure. She has a tall height of 5 feet 5 inches. She has a balanced weight of 58 kg or 128 pounds. She has maintained a stunning body figure of 36-27-37 inches. Her body build is Average. Her hair color is Black and eye color is Dark Brown. With her glowing face, she attracts a lot of people towards her. Her other body measurement will be updated soon.

How Gina Began Her Acting Career?

  • Gina started her acting career by debuting in an episode of TV series, "Law & Order" in the year 2004.
  • The next year in 2005, she played in another show named, “Jonny Zero.” 
  • After that, she continued to work on several projects in a small role. 
  • In the year 2008, she made her debut in films by portraying the role of ‘Dayplayer’ in “Calling it Quits.” 
  • Afterward, she played in several other films like “Filly Brown,” “California Winter,” “Deepwater Horizon,” and others.
  • She received a role in the musical film Go for It!, for which she received a 2011 Imagen Awards nomination.
  • For the movie Filly Brown (2012), she won an Imagen Award.
  • She also was the recipient of the Best Actor Award at the First Run Film Festival in New York and also she won the Inaugural Lupe Award on 9th June 2013.
  • She then played in TV series like “Longmire,” “Rizzoli & Isles,” and others. 
  • Her fame reached the top after playing the lead role of ‘Jane Villanueva’ in "Jane the Virgin" for which she went on to win a Golden Globe Award.
  • She voiced Mary in the animated film The Star, which was released in November 2017.
  • She also played Anya in the science fiction thriller film Annihilation.
  • She will also voice Carmen Sandiego when Netflix releases the show in 2019.
  • In the year 2019, Rodriguez stars as the titular character in Miss Bala.

Marital Status, Affairs, Children's, Sexual Orientation

Gina is not married yet but she engaged as of now. On August 7, 2018, she confirmed in an interview with Us Weekly that she and Joe LoCicero are engaged. As of today, the couple is living happily enjoying each other’s company. Until now, there is no sign of separation or break up. They are often spotted in public places also. They are planning to get married soon. Her sexual orientation is Straight. She does not have any children till now.

Who is Joe LoCicero?

Joe LoCicero is an actor and writer, known for Cop Chronicles: Loose Cannons: The Legend of the Haj-Mirage (2018), Spaghettiman (2016) and Welcome to Willits (2016).

Who is Ben Schwartz?

Ben Schwartz is a very talented comedian, producer, actor, and writer. 

Previously, she was engaged to Henri Esteve in 2015 but later the couple split up. She was also in a relationship with Ben Schwartz. The couple started dating from January 2016 till 2017.

Net Worth, Salary and Source of Income

The net worth of this sexy actress is estimated to have $5 Million as of 2019. She is making an impressive net worth from her career. Her exact salary has not revealed yet and will be updated soon but there is no doubt in the mind of her follower that she is earning a considerable amount of salary from her present work. Her major source of income is from her acting career.

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