Actress, comedian, and writer Gina Brillon was born and raised in Bronx, New York. She’s been a standup comic since she was 17 years old. Her first one hour special, Pacifically Speaking, was produced by Gabriel Iglesias and debuted on NuvoTV, and she had a featured role in Gabriel Iglesias’ The Fluffy Movie. She's made appearances on E!’s Chelsea Lately, AXS’ Gotham Comedy Live, The View, and Late Night with Seth Myers. Gina was the first Latina winner of NBC’s 2012 Stand Up for Diversity Showcase, and is also a published writer and poet. Her pieces have appeared in the New York Post and Daily News, among others.
Gina will be back in Montreal after headlining The Ethnic Show at the 2016 Just For Laughs Montreal Comedy Festival and is currently playing a recurring role on CBS’ Kevin Can Wait.