Jul. 10th, 1966
Auckland City, New Zealand
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Gina Bellman (born July 10, 1966) is a New Zealand-born British actress.
Bellman was born in New Zealand to English-born Jewish parents of Russian and Polish origin who emigrated to New Zealand from England in the 1950s. Her family moved back to the UK when she was 11 years old.
After a two-episode stint in Grange Hill in 1984, she became a household name for her performance in the title role in Dennis Potter's drama Blackeyes. She is also well-known for playing Jane in the sitcom Coupling. Her other TV roles include Waking the Dead, Jonathan Creek, Little Napoleons, and one-off appearances in Only Fools and Horses and Hotel Babylon.
She has also appeared in several feature films including King David, which starred 'Richard Gere' and 'Edward Woodward'.
She co-starred alongside James Nesbitt in the 2007 BBC One drama serial Jekyll, a modern version of The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde, written by Coupling author Steven Moffat.
In 2008 she began appearing on the TNT channel's serial drama Leverage, starring 'Timothy Hutton'.
On July 7, 2009 Bellman announced that she is expecting a baby.
- Her family immigrated from England to New Zealand in the 1950s
- She was born in New Zealand and moved to England when she was 11 years old.