Gina Rodriguez: Family, Children and more

With no children yet but one on the way coming, Gina Alexis Rodriguez-LoCicero is getting ready to welcome her first child with actor Joe LoCicero. Here is everything you might be interested in knowing about the actress.

Gina Rodriguez, Courtesy Instagram

Date of Birth

Gina was born on 30 July 1984.

Sun Sign

Rodriguez’s zodiac sign is Libra.

Height

Gina is 5’3’’ tall

Education

Rodriguez attended  St. Ignatius College Prep and later Columbia University where she studied Theatrical Collaborations. The actress enrolled at New York University Tisch School of the Arts. She trained for four years at the Atlantic Theater Company and Experimental Theatre Wing and earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in 2005.

Net Worth

Gina’s net worth is estimated to be $ 5 Milion.

Career

The actress’s first role was in Tiny Dancer and later The Last Moments in the Life of Frida Kahlo. In 2011, she had a role in Happy Endings and The Mentalist.

Gina’s first studio film was Our Family Wedding where she appeared alongside America Ferrara. In 2014, she played in Jane the Virgin drama series, and later in 2017, voiced the computer-animated Christian Comedy film The Star.

Gina Rodriguez’s Favorite Quotes

“I knew [my dad’s] words of ‘I can be anything I want to be’ were true. That’s what kept me strong. You fall; you get back up. If you don’t get back up, you’re already stopping your success.”

“I am not superhuman. I constantly work on not letting those images push away the reminder that I am beautiful the way I am.”

What you never knew about Gina Rodriguez

The actress stands firmly in support of her ancestral community as a role model for Latino women. She chooses her roles carefully while keeping in mind how the roles might impact her community.

Gina actively participates in Hispanic community activities and devotes time to work toward strengthening the position of Latino women in society. 

Family

Does Rodriguez have siblings?

The actress has two older siblings; Ivelisse who is an investment banker and Rebecca who is a doctor.

Dating, Marriage, and Children

Gina and her husband Joe LoCicero first met on an episode of Jane the Virgin in 2016. The two started dating later. In 2018 August, the actress confirmed that she was engaged.

Gina and her husband Joe

“I have a very, very special man in my life. I am engaged. You’re the first people that I’ve told,” she gushed to one of the media. “I am marrying a feminist. I am marrying a man that is incredible and loving and understanding and kind and patient. I’m marrying an incredible human being. That is what it is. I met a human that like, knows he’s a human.”

The pair made things official in May 2019 in an intimate ceremony. In the video showcasing their special day, the actress wore white satin Pronovias gown before changing into a second dress for the reception. They have no children together

 
 
 
 
 
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Joe LoCicero is an actor and writer who has been cast in The Bold and Beautiful (1987) and Someone Great (2019).

Latest News

Does Gina have any children?

Rodriguez has no children so far although shared a touching Instagram photo during her birthday which featured a sweet surprise that she was expecting her first child, togerther with her husband LoCicero.Since then, she has been posting photos of her baby bump online as the couple awaits the arrival of their little one.

Awards

Below is a list of the awards won by Rodriguez.

AwardsRoleDate Received
ALMA AwardsSpecial Achievement in Television2018
 Special Achievement in Film (Shared with Edward James, Michael D. Olmos, and Lou Diamond Phillips).2013
CinemaCon, USAFemale Star of Tomorrow2016
GALECA: The Society of LGBTQ Entertainment Critics (Dorian Award)We’re Wilde About You! Rising Star of the Year2015
Gold Derby TV Award    Breakthrough Performer of the Year Comedy Lead Actress2015
Golden Globe   Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series – Comedy or Musical2015
Imagen Foundation AwardsBest Actress Television Best Actress Television Best Actress Feature Film2016 2015 2012