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Who is Gina Torres?
Gina Torres is an American film and television actor best known for her appearances in the Fox science fiction series Firefly (2002–2003) and its feature film sequel Serenity (2005) as Zoe Washburne. In television, she appeared as Jessica Pearson in the USA Network legal drama series Suits (2011–2018) and its spin-off series Pearson (2019).
Attending Fiorello H. Laguardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts, Gina got into performing early in life. She started singing as a child, later training in opera and jazz, as well as performing in a gospel choir. While she applied and was accepted to several colleges, she could not afford to attend. This later spurred her to go forth with pursuing a career in acting.
She appeared in The Matrix Reloaded (2003) and The Matrix Revolutions (2003), where she would meet her to-be husband, Laurence Fishburne. She also performed in films like Jam (2006), I Think I Love My Wife (2007), South of Pico (2007), and Selah and the Spades (2019).
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What is the nationality of Gina Torres?
Gina Torres is an American. She was born in Manhattan, New York, as the youngest of three children. Her parents were Cuban immigrants who moved to New York City to find a new life, living for a time in Washington Heights before moving permanently to The Bronx. Her father worked as a typesetter for La Prensa and the New York Daily News. As a result of her upbringing, Gina speaks fluent Spanish.
How old is Gina Torres?
Gina Torres was born on April 25, 1969, making her 53 years old.
How tall is Gina Torres and how much does she weigh?
Gina Torres stands at a height of 5ft10in or 178cm, and weighs about 132lbs or 60kgs.
Is Gina Torres married or single?
Gina Torres married actor Laurence Fishburne in 2002. They separated in 2017 and divorced in 2018.
Does Gina Torres have any children?
Gina Torres has one child with ex-husband Laurence Fishburne named Delilah, born in 2007. She is also stepmother to Fishburne’s two children from his previous marriage to actress Hajna O. Moss: son Langston, born in 1987, and daughter Montana, born 1991.
Gina Torres with daughter, Delilah Fishburne
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How much is Gina Torres’s net worth?
As a film and television actress, Gina Torres has a net worth of $15 million.
Why did Gina Torres leave Suits?
Gina Torres explained that constantly having to travel from her home in Los Angeles and the filming location in Toronto took its toll on her personal life, so she left Suits to spend more time with her daughter Delilah.
How did Gina Torres and Laurence Fishburne meet?
Gina Torres and Laurence Fishburne met on the set of Matrix Reloaded and were later engaged in February 2001.
Why did Gina Torres and Laurence Fishburne split?
Gina Torres and Laurence Fishburne had separated in late 2016. Torres was later spotted sharing a kiss with American football player Kevin White on the red carpet in the premiere of the film Miss Bala. Fishburne then filed for divorce later in November 2017, citing irreconcilable differences. They were able to settle on an agreement and the divorce was finalized in May 2018.