What Do We Know About Gina Rodriquez From TV’s “Jane the Virgin”?

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She’s won a Golden Globe and is on one of the funniest comedies on TV. But just what do we know about “Jane The Virgin’s” Gina Rodriguez? Here’s some fun facts!
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Making a Mark

She is determined to make the entertainment industry better for Latina actresses after her.
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Turning Down Roles

Gina turned down a role on “Devious Maids” in order to wait for something else. Shortly after, she won the title role in “Jane The Virgin.”
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Proud Daughter

Rodriguez is the youngest daughter of Puerto Rican parents. Her father Genard Rodriguez is a boxing referree.
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Dancer At Heart

Unlike the character she portrays, Gina can Salsa Dance. At the age of seven, Rodriguez performed at the Salsa Dance camp Fantasia Juvenil.
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Starting Young

At the age of 16, she was among 13 teens to be accepted into Columbia University’s Theatrical Collaboration.
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College Graduate

Gina is a graduate of NYU’s Tisch School of The Arts.
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Soap Star

Rodriguez landed the recurring role of Beverly in the CBS soap, “The Bold And The Beautiful.”
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Recording An Album

The “Jane The Virgin” and “Deepwater Horizon” star is working on an album.
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