The following is a bio and a slideshow of 20 hot photos of MMA movie star Gina Carano. Hope you enjoy the hot photos of Gina Carano in the slideshow, and watch for Gina in her new movie, "In the Blood".
20 Hot photos of MMA movie star Gina Carano
Gina Carano was born in Dallas, Texas on April 16, 1982. Gina had athleticism in her genes as her father, Glenn Carano, played quarterback in the NFL and USFL from 1977 to 1984. Glenn Carano was a member of the 1977 Dallas Cowboys team that won Super Bowl XII.
Gina Carano attended and graduated from Trinity Christian High School in Las Vegas, Nevada. Gina starred on the volleyball, track and basketball teams, and she led her basketball team to a state title.
After high school, Gina Carano attended the University of Nevada, Reno for one year, and then UNLV for three years. When she was 21 years old, Gina Carano started training as a Muay Thai fighter at the suggestion of her then boyfriend, Kevin Ross.
In 14 Muay Thai fights, Gina Carano had a 12-1-1 record, and she became the first American women to win a title in Thailand. Her exploits as a Muay Thai fighter were captured in the movie "Ring Girls".
In 2006, Gina Carano fought and defeated Leiticia Pestova in the first ever sanctioned MMA female fight in state of Nevada. Due to her amazingly hot looks, and her great fighting ability, Gina Carano became the most famous female MMA fighter in the world as she racked up a 7-1 record in fights from 2006 to 2009. Gina has not fought since 2009, but she is mulling a return to MMA in the UFC.
In 2009, Gina Carano started starring in movies, and has since starred in "Blood and Bone" in 2009, "Haywire" in 2011, "Fast & Furious 6" in 2013, and her newest movie in 2014, "In the Blood". In addition, Gina Carano has also starred on TV shows like "Fight Girls", "Almost Human", and she was Crush on "American Gladiators".
Without a doubt, Gina Carano is a star today. She has appeared nude (topless) in ESPN's The Body Issue, and was also on the cover in 2009, was ranked 16th on Maxim's Hot 100 list in 2009, and Gina Carano was voted the Hottest Women in America by Big Biz Magazine in 2008.
In 2013, Gina Carano was among the top 10 most searched sports women on Yahoo!. Hope you enjoy the 20 hot photos of Gina Carano in the slideshow. Watch for Gina Carano in the new movie "In the Blood", and it will be interesting to see if she makes a return to MMA in the UFC.