Ten fun facts about Gina Gershon


Fact 1
Gina L. Gershon was born on June 10, 1962 in Los Angeles.

Fact 2
Gina is one of the founding members of the theatre group, Naked Angels that is based in New York.

Fact 3
When she was a young girl, she almost drowned on the beach while she was looking for starfish.


Fact 4
Gina attended high school with Lenny Kravitz and also played his girlfriend in the music video for his song "Again".

Fact 5
She made an unaccredited debut as a dancer in the movie Beatlemania and established herself as a great and talented character actress. Her first noticeable and break through performance was 14 years later when she played the leading role in director Paul Verhoeven's kitsch classic movie Showgirls and this performance put her on the map.

Fact 6
Gina appeared in the music video for Hello Again by The Cars in 1984.

Fact 7
She sang with ex-Guns N' Roses members at the Sundance Festival on Jan 21st 2003.

Fact 8
She is the youngest of 3 children and her older sisters are Dann Gershon and Tracy Gershon. Tracy Gershon is a judge on "Nashville Star".

Fact 9
Gina co-wrote songs for Prey for Rock & Roll with Linda Perry in 2003.

Fact 10
She has played recurring roles on many TV shows like HBO's Curb Your Enthusiasm where she plays a Hasidic dry cleaner, Rescue Me and the dramedy series Ugly Betty where she portrays the role of Italian cosmetics mogul Fabia who is a rival of Wilhelmina Slater.


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