Gina Carano is an American actress, fitness model, television personality, and former mixed martial artist who rose to immense popularity after winning the title in Thailand in Muay Thai. Apart from the excelling MMA career, Gina also pursue her career in acting and appeared in the Hollywood movies like Haywire, Deadpool, and Fast and Furious 6. Additionally, Gina also made her presence in television series like American Gladiators and The Mandalorian. According to Celebrity Net Worth, Gina Carano’s net worth is estimated at $8 million as of 2021.
Furthermore, Gina is also a fitness model and has appeared in the magazines like ESPN The Magazine, and Maxim. Apart from this, Gina was also crowned as The Face of Women’s MMA. Having started her profession as a Muay Thai player, Gina made her film debut in 2009. Most recently, she portrayed the role of Cara Dune in the television series, The Mandalorian. Moreover, The Mandalorian star, Gina Carano is also active on a social media platform and has over 1.5 million followers on Instagram. Without further delay, let us discuss more actress Gina Carano in more detail.
Know About Gina Carano Personal Life and Relationship
Following on Gina Carano’s personal life, she is currently in a relationship with Kevin Ross. Furthermore, Gina Carano’s boyfriend Kevin Ross is also a Muay-Thai fighter. Kevin Ross is an American Muay-Thai fighter, kickboxer, and former mixed martial artist. The couple met each other in the early 2000s. They started dating but later broke up after living in a relationship for four years. However, the couple reconcile in 2015 and started dating again. Moreover, the couple also shares their pictures on Instagram.
Previously, Carano also dated and romantically involved with Kit Kope. However, her relationship didn’t last long with her and quits. After she quits her relationship with Kit, Carano then started dating Hollywood actor, Henry Cavill in 2012. The MMA fighter Gina Carano and actor Henry Cavill started dating in September 2012. After dating for few months, the couple broke their relationship in the summer of the same year. Although they broke their relationship, they remained a friend and according to reports from Entertainment Tonight in December 2014, the couple split for good.
Know About Gina Carano’s Net Worth and Source of Incomes
As mentioned earlier, Gina Carano’s net worth is estimated at $8 million as of 2021. And talking about her source of income, Carano made most of the wealth from her professional MMA career. Apart from this, Gina also earned subsidiary amount wealth from her acting profession. Moreover, Gina became the first woman to earn $100,000 for a fight. Likewise, she is also the first American woman to win a title in Thailand. Similarly, Gina has set a competitive record of 12-1-1 in Muay Thai and 7-1 in women’s MMA. With the victory in numerous matches, Carano has undoubtedly managed to amass a million-worth fortune.
Apart from this, Gina also earned a hefty amount of wealth from her acting profession. Having appeared in Hollywood hit movies like Deadpool, Fast and Furious 6, and Haywire, she received a huge amount of paycheque for her role. Likewise, she also portrayed a recurring role of Cara Dune in the television series, The Mandalorian. Similarly, Carano is also a fitness model and has appeared in the magazines like ESPN and Maxim.
Moving onwards Gina Carano’s career, she started her career by appearing in the short movie, Ring Girls in 2006. Later, in the same year, Carano received an invitation to take part in the women’s Mixed Martial Art in June. She made her debut fight against Leiticia Pestova in Nevada in June 2006. She registered a remarkable win with the KO win within the 38 seconds of the first round.
Gina Carano Mixed Martial Arts Career
Carano began her career in Muay Thai. She started training from her boyfriend Kevin Ross, a Muay Thai player. After setting an impressive record of 12-1-1 in Muay Thai, Carano received an offer from Jamie Levine to participate in World Extreme Fighting. After her splendid performance by wining on the 38 seconds, she was then invited to the World Pro Fighting show in Las Vegas. Similarly, Carano also tasted victory against Rosi Sexton.
Likewise, she also won against Elaina Maxwell at Strikeforce via a unanimous decision. She tasted victory against Julie Kedzie, Jan Finney, Tonya Evinger, Kaitlin Young. After her spectacular wins, she became a contender for Strikeforce Women’s Lightweight Championship to compete against Cris Cyborg. She lost the fight against Cyborg by TKO in the first round and since then she has not fought.
Gina Carano Acting Career
Carano started her acting career in 2005 by appearing in the film, Ring Girls. In 2007, she started in the reality series, Fight Girls. Later, she appeared in the NBC show, American Gladiators. Likewise, she featured in the films like Command & Conquer, Blood and Bone, and Haywire. Likewise, she appeared in action films like In the Blood, Fast & Furious 6, and Deadpool. Her acting career reached a new height after being announced as the part of the television series, The Mandalorian.
Know About Gina Carano Early Life, Family, and Education
Gina Carano took birth to the parents Dana Joy and Glenn Carano in Dallas County, Texas, United States on 16th April 1982. Besides, she also has two sisters. Carano grew up alongside her sisters in Las Vegas, Nevada. Furthermore, Gina Carano holds an American nationality and belongs of Italian descent.
Regarding her education, she attended Trinity Christian High School. After completing graduation, she went to the University of Nevada majoring in psychology. She also played basketball in high school.