Actress, comedian, and writer Gina Brillon was born and raised in the Bronx, New York. Shes been a standup comic since she was 17 years old. Her first one hour special, Pacifically Speaking, was produced by Gabriel Iglesias and aired on NuvoTV (2014). She had a featured role in Gabriel Iglesias’ theatrical film, The Fluffy Movie. She’s made appearances on Comedy Central’s Live at Gotham, E!’s Chelsea Lately, AXS’ Gotham Comedy Live, The View and Late Night with Seth Meyers. You have also seen her on Kevin Can Wait on CBS, The Conners on ABC. In 2012, she became the first (and only) Latina winner of NBC’s Stand up for Diversity Showcase. She was selected to be part of Montreal’s Just For Laughs New Faces Showcase. Gina is also an accomplished singer, published writer, and poet. Her pieces have appeared in the New York Post and Daily News, among others. In 2019, she was featured on Gabriel Iglesias’ “Beyond the Fluffy Tour” - hitting 46 cities around the US and gaining thousands of new fans along the way. This year, she filmed a new half hour special for HBO Latino, titled Easily Offended, which will debut on the network August 16th, 2019. She will also be filming her next hour special in December for Amazon.
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