Speaker Profile

Gina Brillon

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. Ms. Brillon also has a featured role in Gabriel Iglesias’ theatrical film, The Fluffy Movie. She's made appearances on E!’s Chelsea Lately, AXS’ Gotham Comedy Live, The View and Late Night with Seth Meyers. Gina was the first Latina winner of NBC’s 2012 Stand Up for Diversity Showcase, and she is also a published writer and poet. Her pieces have appeared in the New York Post and Daily News, among others. Along with a recurring role on CBS’ Kevin Can Wait, Gina was featured at the prestigious Just For Laughs Comedy Festival in 2017 on Kevin Hart’s LOL series, and The Ethnic Show series in 2018.