Gina Brillon

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Gina Brillon

Gina Brillon was born and raised in the Bronx, New York. The Puerto Rican actress, comedian, writer and mom has been a standup comic since she was 17 years old. Her 1-hour special Gina Brillon: The Floor is Lava won a 2021 Gracie Award, is nominated for an Imagen Award, and is available on Amazon Prime Video, along with her first special, Pacifically Speaking. Her 1/2 hour special Easily Offended was one of the top shows from the Entre Nos franchise on HBO Latino, and streams on all HBO Digital Platforms. She’s made appearances on The View, Late Night with Seth Meyers and Jimmy Kimmel Live. You have seen her on Kevin Can Wait on CBS and The Conners on ABC. In 2012, she became the first (and only) Latina winner of NBC’s Stand up for Diversity Showcase. The following year, she was a “New Face” at the Montreal Just For Laughs Festival. Gina is a singer, published writer, and poet. Her pieces have appeared in the New York Post and Daily News, among others. Gina and co-host Katherine G. Mendoza dole out advice on their podcast Mess In Progress: The Homegirls Guide to Self-Help. Most recently, Gina was the first Latina comedian to be a Finalist in season 16 of America’s Got Talent.

TELEVISION HIGHLIGHTS ● 2021 America’s Got Talent Season 16 Finalist ● 2020 Gina Brillon: The Floor Is Lava (1 Hour Special) for Amazon Prime Video ● 2020 HA Festival: The Art of Comedy for HBO Max Originals - stand up set ● 2019 Jimmy Kimmel Live - stand up set ● 2019 Gina Brillon: Easily Offended (½ Hour Special) Streaming on HBO Digital platforms ● 2018 The Conners, ABC – 2 Episodes ● 2017-2016 Kevin Can Wait, CBS - 2 Episodes ● 2015 Late Night with Seth Meyers - stand up set ● 2014 Pacifically Speaking (1 Hour Special) now on Amazon Prime Vide