Gina Gershon

10 Jun 1962

Actor

Gina L. Gershon (born June 10, 1962, height 5' 6¼" (1,68 m)) is an American film, television and stage actress, singer and author. She is known for her roles in the films Cocktail (1988), Showgirls (1995), Bound (1996), Face/Off (1997), The Insider (1999), Demonlover (2002), P.S. I Love You (2007), Five Minarets in New York (2010), Killer Joe (2011) and House of Versace (2013). She has also had supporting roles in FX's Rescue Me and HBO's How to Make It in America.

Early life

Gershon was born in Los Angeles, the daughter of mother Mickey Gershon (née Koppel), an interior decorator, and father Stan Gershon, who worked in the import-export business and in sales. Gershon was raised in a Jewish family in Los Angeles' San Fernando Valley. She has an older brother, Dan Gershon, and an older sister, Tracy Gershon.

Gershon went to Collier Street Elementary School and Woodland Hills Academy (formerly known as Parkman Middle School). Gershon attended Beverly Hills High School and started acting at the age of 14. After graduating from high school in 1980, Gershon moved to Boston to attend Emerson College. She transferred to New York University, and graduated with a BFA in drama and psychology/philosophy in 1983.

Gershon said she always wanted to be an actor first, but she did music and dancing first.

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Filmography (49 titles)

(movie, 2018)
···After Everything
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Tracy)
(movie, 2018)
···The Little Mermaid
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Romance, Drama
Role: Actor (as Peggy Gene)
(movie, 2018)
···Red Shoes & the 7 Dwarfs
Role: Actor (as The Evil Queen (voice))
(movie, 2018)
···Blockers
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Cathy)
(movie, 2018)
···Permission
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Lydia)
(movie, 2017)
···Inconceivable
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Role: Actor (as Angela)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Senator Wilkes)
(movie, 2015)
···Staten Island Summer
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Ms Greeley)
(movie, 2014)
···The Scribbler
Genre: Thriller
Role: Actor (as Cleo)
(movie, 2014)
···The Lookalike
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Lee Garner)
(movie, 2014)
···Mall
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Donna)
(movie, 2013)
···House of Versace
Genre: TV Movie
Role: Actor (as Donatella Versace)
Genre: TV Movie, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Karen Donovan)
(movie, 2013)
···Dealin' with Idiots
Role: Actor
(movie, 2012)
···Killer Joe
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Sharla)
(movie, 2012)
···LOL
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Kathy)
(movie, 2012)
···Breathless
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Lorna)
(movie, 2010)
···Love Ranch
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Irene)
(movie, 2010)
···Five Minarets in New York
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Maria)
(movie, 2007)
7.0P.S. I Love You
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Sharon)
(movie, 2006)
···Delirious
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Dana)
(movie, 2006)
···Man About Town
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Arlene Kreiner)
(movie, 2006)
···Kettle of Fish
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Ginger)
(movie, 2004)
···Out of Season
Genre: Crime, Drama
Role: Actor (as Eileen Phillips)
(movie, 2004)
···Three Way
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Florence DeCroix Hagen)
(movie, 2003)
···Prey for Rock & Roll
Genre: Drama, Music
Role: Actor (as Jacki)
(movie, 2002)
···Demonlover
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Suspense
Role: Actor (as Elaine Si Gibril)
(movie, 2002)
···Borderline
Genre: Drama, Crime, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Dr. Lila Coletti)
(movie, 2001)
···Driven
Genre: Action
Role: Actor (as Cathy Heguy)
(movie, 2001)
···Picture Claire
Genre: Thriller
Role: Actor (as Lily Warden)
(movie, 1999)
···The Insider
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Helen Caperelli)
(movie, 1999)
···Black and White
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Nora 'Hugs' Hugosian)
(movie, 1999)
···Guinevere
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Billie)
(movie, 1998)
···Lulu on the Bridge
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller, Romance
Role: Actor (as Hannah)
(movie, 1998)
···Palmetto
Genre: Thriller
Role: Actor (as Nina)
(movie, 1998)
···Legalese
Genre: Drama, Romance, Crime
Role: Actor (as Angela Beale)
(movie, 1998)
···One Tough Cop
Genre: Action, Crime
Role: Actor (as Joey O'Hara)
(movie, 1998)
···Prague Duet
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Dr. Lauren Graham)
(movie, 1997)
···Face/Off
Genre: Action, Crime, Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Sasha Hassler)
(movie, 1997)
···Touch
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Debra Lusanne)
(movie, 1996)
7.3Bound
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Corky)
(movie, 1995)
···Showgirls
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Cristal Connors)
Genre: Action
Role: Actor (as Margo Preston)
(movie, 1992)
···The Player
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Whitney Gersh)
(movie, 1992)
···Sinatra
Genre: Drama, Biography
Role: Actor (as Nancy Barbato Sinatra)
(movie, 1991)
···Out for Justice
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Patti Madano)
(movie, 1988)
···Cocktail
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Coral)
(movie, 1988)
···Red Heat
Genre: Comedy, Action, Crime
Role: Actor (as Catherine Manzetti)
(movie, 1986)
···Pretty in Pink
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Trombley, Girl Friend · Gym Class)