Gina Torres

Gina Torres (born April 25, 1969)is an American television and movie actress. She has appeared in many television series, including Hercules: The Legendary Journeys (as Nebula), Xena: Warrior Princess (as Cleopatra), the short-lived Cleopatra 2525,Alias (as Anna Espinosa), Firefly (as Zoe Washburne), Angel (as Jasmine), 24 (as Julia Miliken), Suits (as Jessica Pearson), and The Shield.

She starred in the independent film South of Pico as Carla, and reprised her Firefly role in its feature film sequel Serenity. Currently, she has a main role on the USA Network show Suits as Jessica Pearson. She and real-life husband Laurence Fishburne played a married couple on the NBC television series Hannibal.

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Cast Credits

Claws (2017)
Guest starring as Sally Bates
  • Episode 1x04: Fallout (Jul 2, 2017)
The Catch (2016)
Guest starring as Justine Diaz (9 episodes)
Westworld (2016)
Guest starring as Lauren (2 episodes)
Con Man (2015)
Guest starring as Grace
Star Wars Rebels (2014)
Guest starring as Ketsu Onyo (2 episodes)
Hannibal (2013)
Guest starring as Phyllis "Bella" Crawford (5 episodes)
  • Episode 3x04: Aperitivo (Jun 25, 2015)
  • Episode 2x13: Mizumono (May 23, 2014)
  • Episode 2x04: Takiawase (Mar 21, 2014)
  • Episode 1x05: Coquilles (Apr 26, 2013)
  • Episode 1x04: Œuf (Apr 26, 2013)
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Revenge (2011)
Guest starring as Natalie Waters (3 episodes)
  • Episode 4x16: Retaliation (Mar 15, 2015)
  • Episode 4x15: Bait (Mar 8, 2015)
  • Episode 4x14: Kindred (Jan 25, 2015)
Suits (2011)
Starring as Jessica Lourdes Pearson (91 episodes)
Drop Dead Diva (2009)
Guest starring as Diana Hall
Castle (2009)
Guest starring as Penelope Foster
The Vampire Diaries (2009)
Guest starring as Bree
Pushing Daisies (2007)
Guest starring as Lila Robinson
Standoff (2006)
Starring as Cheryl Carrera
Bones (2005)
Guest starring as Dr. Toni Ezralow
Criminal Minds (2005)
Guest starring as Detective Salinas
  • Episode 4x11: Normal (Dec 17, 2008)
Boston Legal (2004)
Guest starring as Assistant D.A. Mary Franklin
Firefly (2002)
Starring as Zoe Alleyne Washburne (7 episodes)
Last Call with Carson Daly (2002)
Guest starring as Gina Torres
Alias (2001)
Guest starring as Anna Espinosa (8 episodes)
24 (2001)
Guest starring as Julia Milliken (7 episodes)
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2000)
Guest starring as Warden
  • Episode 4x17: XX (Mar 11, 2004)
Cleopatra 2525 (2000)
Starring as Hel (28 episodes)
Angel (1999)
Guest starring as Jasmine (5 episodes)
Hercules: The Legendary Journeys (1995)
Guest starring as Nebula (6 episodes)
Guest starring as Beth Hymson
Guest starring as Nebula the Empress
Xena: Warrior Princess (1995)
Guest starring as Cleopatra