50 years old Gina Torres is an American television and movie actress who is famous for television series like Hercules The Legendary Journeys, Xena Warrior Princess, the short-lived Cleopatra 2525, and many more. Further, she is also the winner of the Artemis Women in Action Film Festival. To know more about her scroll below our pages.
Biography of Gina Torres
The handsome Cuban-American television and movie actress Gina celebrates her birthday every year on April 25. In 1969 she had opened her eyes at the Flower Fifth Avenue Hospital in Manhattan, United States of America.
Caption: Happy Birthday Mami❣️Rebeca Raquel Cisneros Torres would have been 89yrs old today. She taught me what Love and Kindness and Forgiveness looks and feels like. She gave me two amazing siblings. She is in my hands when I cook, my arms when I hold my daughter, my eyes when I see the beauty in a rose and the infinite possibilities in front of me. She remains my true north, because she taught me that a home full of love is the greatest thing you can gift yourself. She also taught me how to make THE BEST Black bean soup north of Havana. Not a day goes by that I don’t miss you, mi querida Mami 💖🥰💖🙏🏽😇 (Credit: Instagram)
Married or Dating? Find out her relationship
Beautiful American actress Gina is a married woman. She had tied her knot with actor Laurence Fishburne at The Cloisters museum in New York City on 22nd September 2002. After 8 months of Engagement, the duo tied their knot. Further, the duo welcomed their daughter named Delilah, who was born in the year 2007.
Caption: Laurence Fishburne and Gina Torres in the set of Hannibal, 2015, June 27. (Credit:tumblr.com)
Further, she had worked in Hannibal with her husband Laurence Fishburne while portraying the character of husband and wife, which urged them to keep their family before their career.
During, some interview she talked about her life as a wife and mother. Further, she even posted her hopes and dreams for her daughter, Delilah.
Caption: Gina Torres and daughter Delilah at an event. (Credit:gettyimage)
While talking about the Suits and she said that her contract was up and her personal life needed to be tended. She said,
“I think the public doesn’t understand the rigors of shooting a show for an actor, much less when you’re on location and away from home.At one point I approached Aaron Korsh, the showrunner and said: “It’s not that I don’t love the show and love Jessica, who is my alter ego. But my life is my life, and I need to take care of it.” And everyone was completely supportive.”
After 14 years of relationship, they split on 14th October 2016. While her husband filed for divorce on 2nd November 2017 citing irreconcilable differences. While the former couple shares one daughter, Delilah and agreeing on joint custody. On an interview posted by Daily Mail, Laurence opened up about their divorce, he said;
“With heavy hearts, Laurence and I quietly separated and began the dissolution of our marriage in the early fall of last year. There are no bad guys here. Only a love story with a different ending than either one of us had expected. Happily, however, our family remains intact and we will continue to raise our daughter together with love and joy and awe. As well as raise each other up with respect and love and the continued understanding that we’re in this together, if not side by side.”
Besides her, her former husband has two children, son Langston (born in 1987), and a daughter, Montana (born in 1991) from his previous marriage to actress Hajna O. Moss.
As of now, she is currently dating an entrepreneur Kevin Wright of Utah. Further, the duo met for the first time at a Southern California beach in August 2017 and since then they were together.
Similarly, her boyfriend divorce his wife of 20 years- and a non-Hollywood background brought them together.
Family Life of Gina Torres
She is the youngest of three children. She is the daughter of Richard and Rebecca. They are natives of Cuba, and her father worked as a typesetter for La Prensa and The New York Daily News. She can speak Spanish and she had grown up with her parents and siblings at his hometown and birthplace. Belonging to the Cuban ethnicity while she holds an American Nationality.
Gina Torres has a banana-shaped body. She has a body measurement of 34-25-35, with a height of 5 ft 10 inches (178cm) and a weight of 133 lbs (60kg).
Career & Networth
The talented and beautiful American Gina completed her schooling from Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts. Which is located in New York City, United States of America. Besides, there are no details on her educational background including her University name and their academic qualification. It seems that she loves to keep her private life far from social media and fan-followers.
When asked about her career as executive producer experience, she said;
“It felt natural and good. I would say the learning curve wasn’t so much having an opinion—we all have those, and because I’ve been doing this so long, I knew a lot more than I thought I did. But I had to think about finding my voice, using it, and expressing it in such a way that wasn’t personal, it was just what’s best for the show.”
Caption: Gina Torres speaks on how the meaning of “Success” changed her life, in 2019, July 17. (Credit: YouTube)
Talking about the career of Gina she had started her career journey from a very young age. In the following year she had worked in Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (voice, 2016), Hannibal (2013-2015), Castle (2013), Star Wars Rebels (voice, 2015-2016), Huge (2010), Standoff (2006-2007), Angel (2003), and Cleopatra 2525 (2000-2001).
How much is her Net Worth?
As a talented actress, she had earned a huge name and fame in her lifetime career. The net worth of the handsome hunk has been estimated at around $ 5 million US dollars. While her exact annual salary is under review yet. There is no doubt that her net worth and salary will sure increase in the upcoming years.