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Gina Torres Poster

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Overview (2)

Date of Birth 25 April 1969New York City, New York, USA
Height 5' 10" (1.78 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Gina was born in New York City and is youngest of three children in a close-knit Cuban American family. Attended New York City's High School of Music and Art She is a gifted mezzo soprano and was trained in opera and jazz and also sang in a gospel choir.

- IMDb Mini Biography By: Anonymous

Spouse (1)

Laurence Fishburne (22 September 2002 - present) (1 child)

Trivia (5)

One of four actors from Firefly (2002) who voiced superheroes on Justice League (2001). She voiced "Vixen" while Adam Baldwin voiced "Hal Jordan", the Silver Age Green Lantern, Nathan Fillion voiced "The Vigilante" and Morena Baccarin voiced "Black Canary".
Is a mezzo soprano.
Mother, with Laurence Fishburne, of daughter Delilah Fishburne, born in June 2007.
Second wife of Laurence Fishburne.

Personal Quotes (6)

You have Showtime, you have AMC, you have all of these, you know, incredible networks that are now bringing forth their product without the handcuffs, if you will, of trying to sell soap to the entire country.
I certainly came up in an era where women were really making strides and making a point to beat down doors and find their place and crash through the glass ceiling.
When it was announced that I was going to be on 'Castle,' there were immediate messages on all the TV news sites from 'Firefly' fans hoping for a nod to the series - some encrypted business just for them! I can't promise that, but I can say that a few people out there might get a thrill.
I don't tweet - I have nothing to say.
I have been very, very fortunate on this show, on 'Suits,' where the writers do come to me, and they ask my comfort level and, if they want to push an envelope in a certain direction, if I'm okay with that. And, by and large, I am. I think it's important.
My view of myself doesn't change. I know who I am. I'm Cuban American; both my parents are Cuban - one was a little browner than the other one. That's who I am. I feel sorry that it's taken so long for the film industry to figure it out and to catch up.

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