Gina Gershon

Born Jun 10, 1962

Gina L. Gershon is an American film, television and stage actress, singer and author, known for her roles in the films Cocktail (1988), Showgirls (1995), Bound (1996), Best of the Best 3: No Turning Back (1996), Face/Off (1997), The Insider (1999), Demonlover (2002), Category 7: The End of the World (2005), P.S. I Love You (2007), and Five Minarets in New York (2010). She has also had supporting roles in FX's Rescue Me and HBO's How to Make It in America.… Read More

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1962 Birth Born on June 10, 1962.


1980 18 Years Old After graduating from high school in 1980, Gershon moved to Boston to attend Emerson College.


1983 21 Years Old She transferred to New York University, and graduated with a BFA in drama and psychology/philosophy in 1983. … Read More
1984 22 Years Old She had a cameo role in The Cars 1984 video "Hello Again" alongside Andy Warhol.
1986 24 Years Old Her break came with a bit part in 1986's Pretty in Pink which led to more substantial roles in Sweet Revenge with Nancy Allen and Cocktail, with Tom Cruise and Elisabeth Shue and in John Sayles' urban drama City of Hope (1991). … Read More


1996 34 Years Old In 1996, she played Corky, an ex-con who gets mixed up in an affair with Violet (played by Jennifer Tilly), in the mobster flick Bound. … Read More


2004 42 Years Old She was ranked #23 on the Maxim Hot 100 Women of 2004. … Read More
2007 45 Years Old She has also played the voice of Catwoman in the 2007 animated series The Batman.
2008 46 Years Old 1 More Event
On September 10, 2008, Gershon appeared in a video on, parodying former Republican vice presidential nominee Sarah Palin, titled "Gina Gershon Strips Down Sarah Palin" which she followed with "Gina Gershon Does Sarah Palin 2".
2011 49 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2011, she appeared as a recurring character in the HBO series How to Make It in America. … Read More


2012 50 Years Old Gershon's first book written for adults, In Search of Cleo: How I Found My Pussy and Lost My Mind, is the true story of the hunt for her runaway cat and was released on October 11, 2012.
2014 52 Years Old 1 More Event
On December 19, 2014, it was announced that Gershon would guest star in Glees sixth and final season as Pam, the mother of Blaine Anderson (Darren Criss).
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