Gina Rodriguez

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Born: 07/30/1984 in Chicago, Illinois, USA

Filmography

Actor (15)

Jane the Virgin 2014 - 2016 (TV Show)

Actor

Hollywood Game Night 2015 (Tv Show)

Guest

Late Night with Seth Meyers 2015 (Tv Show)

Guest

Teen Choice 2015 2014 - 2015 (TV Show)

Host

Whose Line Is It Anyway? 2015 (Tv Show)

Guest

Asher 2014 (Movie)

(Actor)

The 2014 Critics' Choice Television Awards 2013 - 2014 (TV Show)

Presenter

Filly Brown 2013 (Movie)

Majo Tonorio (Actor)

Longmire 2013 (Tv Show)

Actor

Enter the Dangerous Mind 2012 (Movie)

Adrienne (Actor)

Sleeping With the Fishes 2012 (Movie)

Alexis Fish (Actor)

Go For It! 2011 (Movie)

(Actor)

My Super Psycho Sweet Sixteen 2 2010 (TV Show)

Actor

Our Family Wedding 2010 (Movie)

Bridesmaid (Actor)

The 57th Annual Grammy Awards (TV Show)

Presenter
Music (2)

Filly Brown 2013 (Movie)

("Dream Big") (Song Performer)

Filly Brown 2013 (Movie)

("Dream Big") (Song)

EDUCATION

New York University's Tisch School of the Arts

Columbia University

Milestones

2014

Starring role in "Jane the Virgin."

2012

Breakout lead in "Filly Brown."

Bonus Trivia

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Trained at New York University with William H. Macy, David Mamet and Philip Seymour Hoffman.

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Turned down a chance to audition for the short-lived series "Devious Maids" because she did not want to play a domestic for her first big television role.

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Suffered from thyroid disease at the age of 19.

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Cited Rita Moreno as a model for her acting career, especially in regard to choosing roles that she felt would be demeaning to both her and young Latina women who might be watching that project.

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Cited as one of the Hollywood Reporter's Next Big Things in an August 2014 issue.

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