Popular for the role of Jena Gloriana in the CW drama series Jane the Virgin, Gina Rodriguez is an American actress and director. Rodriguez owns a net worth of $7 million as of 2022.
Since her acting debut in 2004, Gina has appeared in numerous movies and TV shows including Deepwater Horizon, Ferdinand, Annihilation, and Someone Great. Some of her TV show credits are Law & Order, Army Wives, Happy Endings, Big Mouth, and Elena of Avalor.
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Gina Rodriguez owns a net worth of $5 million as of 2019. Gina earns her million dollars from her career as an actress and director.
In the United States, the average salary of an actor ranges from around $19.1k to $155k annually. As per reports, Gina received $40,000 per episode for her role in Jane the Virgin.
Gina made her screen debut with the role of Yolanda in 2004 in the Law & Order episode Enemy. She then appeared on TV shows like Eleventh Hour, Army Wives, and The Mentalist. She had a recurring role of Beverly in the soap opera series The Bold and the Beautiful.
Her breakthrough role came in the independent musical-drama film Filly Brown in 2012. She portrayed the role of a young hip-hop artist Majo Tenorio for which she won an Imagen Award with positive feedback.
She has appeared in several films and TV shows. Here is a list of some of her movies and their box office collection:
|Movie||Box Office Collection||Co-stars|
|Our Family Wedding||$21.4 million||Forest Whitaker, Regina King, Carlos Mencia|
|Annihilation||$43.1 million||Natalie Portman, Tessa Thompson, Jennifer Jason Leigh, and Oscar Isaac|
|Ferdinand (Voice)||$296.1 million||John Cena, Kate McKinnon, Anthony Anderson, and David Tennant|
|The Star (Voice)||$62.8 million||Steven Yeun, Kelly Clarkson, Oprah Winfrey, and Tracy Morgan|
|Deepwater Horizon||$121.8 million||Mark Wahlberg, Kurt Russell, Dylan O’Brien, John Malkovich, and Kate Hudson|
|Smallfoot (Voice)||$214.1 million||James Corden, Zendaya, LeBron James, Danny DeVito, and Channing Tatum|
In 2022, Gina gave her voice to Carmen Sandiego a Netflix animated series Carmen Sandiego. Her other projects are Scoob! where she will voice the character Velma Dinkley and Diary of a Female President.
In 2014, Jane was announced as the lead Jane Villanueva in the American romantic dramedy Jane the Virgin. She appeared alongside Andrea Navedo, Yael Grobglas, Ivonne Coll, and others from 2014 to 2019. Gina won several awards including Golden Globe Award, EWwy Award, NAACP Image Award, and Teen Choice Award for her outstanding performance in the show.
Some of her other TV show credits are the Eleventh Hour, 10 Things I Hate About You, My Super Psycho Sweet 16: Part 2, Longmire, Brooklyn Nine-Nine, and Elena of Avalor.
Gina receives an impressive amount of money from her sponsorship and endorsement deals as well. She is the brand ambassador of the Kipling brand. Moreover, she has worked with big brands like Ford, Moetusa, Vanity Fair, The Clinique Difference Initiative, and more.
She has 4.3 million followers on Instagram and 535k on Twitter. As per IMH, she earns at the range of $8,685 to $14,430 per sponsored post.
Gina has been involved in several charities and benefited from her rising career as an actress. She has been working with organizations like the Hispanic Scholarship Fund aka HSF, The Parent Advocacy Coalition for Education Rights (PACER), Naja, and many more.
In 2016, she was named to Oprah’s SuperSoul 100 list of visionaries and influential leaders. The following year, Gina along with other celebrities sang on the single Almost Like Praying by Lil-Manual Miranda to benefit victims affected by Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico.
The 30-year-old star resides in her million-dollar mansion in Los Angeles with her husband Joe LoCicero. Although Gina has not revealed the exact details, she gave an inside look of her cozy condo.
As per Zillow, the median house price in Los Angeles starts from $849,500 which often reaches up to million dollars. Similarly, as per Smart Asset, a person pays around $6,737 as annual property tax for a house worth $849,500.
Similarly, she is often seen riding around in some expensive rides.
Gina Alexis Rodriguez was born on 30th July 1984 in Chicago, Illinois, the United States to parents Magali and Gino Rodriguez. She holds American nationality and has a Hispanic ethnic background. Gina grew up alongside her sisters Ivelisse and Rebecca and her younger brother.
She went to St. Ignatius College Prep and later enrolled at NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts. Moreover, Gina was trained at the Atlantic Theater Company for about four years. She graduated from Experimental Theatre Wing with a bachelor's degree in Fine Arts in 2005.
Gina is currently married to her boyfriend-turned-husband Joe LoCicero who is an MMA fighter. The couple first met during the set of Jane the Virgin and began dating in 2016.
After dating for a while, the pair got engaged which was confirmed on 7th August 2018. Gina confirmed the news with a sweet message to her revealing her new ring and fiance of course. The couple exchanged their marital vows on 4th May 2019. Their wedding was witnessed by their family, folks, and friends.
Rodriguez is 36 years old as of 2022. She stands 5 feet 3 and half-inch (161 cm) tall in height.