Carano began her training with straight Muay Thai to competitive MMA, where she competed in Strikeforce and Elite XC.
She was featured in ESPN The Magazine as well as Maxim.
She is also known for her appearance in a movie like ‘Fast and Furious 6’ and ‘Deadpool’.
The daughter of Dana Joy and Gleen Carano, Gina Carano was born in Dallas, Texas.
In her fighting career, she has lost only one match against Cristiane Justino in August 2009 at Strikeforce.
Besides her fighting career, she has a starring role in 2006 cult film Ring girls.
Her bigger role came in the next film, an action-thriller film Haywire for her role as Mallory Kane, released in 2011. After starting her acting career, she has started doing light exercises and performs yoga. You can check out her workout routine and diet plan.
In 2007, she was a series regular at Oxygen original reality television series Fight Girls as a mentor. As a martial artist, she used to do spend time during morning as well as evening sessions – 2 hours each.
Her career took on a successful height when she defeated Maxwell winning the first female fight in Strikeforce.
Later she appeared in several movies portraying the character as demanded by the script.
She made her appearance known to the word portraying the role of Riley Hicks in Fast $ Furious 6 and as Angel Dust in Deadpool.
After that, she was enrolled into University of Nevada, Reno and went there for a year.
Carano graduated from Trinity Christian High School in Las Vegas, Nevada.