Who is Antonia Gentry?
Antonia Gentry is an American actress best known for her portrayal of Ginny in the comedy-drama streaming TV series, Ginny & Georgia. Her performance in the series has earned her positive reviews from critics. She also received a nomination at the 2021 MTV Movie & TV Awards under the Best Breakthrough Performance category. Apart from appearing on films and TV series, Gentry has also appeared on popular TV shows like The Ellen DeGeneres Show. She is also active on social media; her Instagram page, which has several interesting pictures, has managed to gather more than one million followers.
Antonia Gentry was born on September 25, 1997 in Atlanta, Georgia, USA, to Tony and Sandra Gentry. She is of mixed origin as her father is white, while her mother is black. She was raised in Atlanta where she developed an interest in acting at the age of five. She kept her childhood busy by acting in several local theatrical productions. She enrolled at John S. Davidson Fine Arts Magnet School in Georgia where she studied drama.
Antonia Gentry then went on to attend Emory University where she became an important member of Rathskellar Comedy Improv Group, the university's comedy-improv troupe. Although she was a full-time college student, Gentry also took up a part-time job and had several acting roles throughout her time at the university. She graduated in 2019 and moved to Los Angeles, California in order to pursue a career in acting.
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Antonia Gentry made her feature film debut in 2018 when she was cast to play Jasmine in the romantic comedy Netflix film Candy Jar. Directed by Ben Shelton, the film received positive reviews from critics. The following year, she appeared as Wendy in one of the episodes of the popular superhero drama streaming TV series Raising Dion. Gentry’s big breakthrough came in 2021 when she was cast to play the lead role of Ginny Miller in the Netflix TV series Ginny & Georgia. Antonia Gentry was provided with an opportunity to prove her mettle as an actress and her performance in the series earned her positive reviews from critics. She was also nominated at the 2021 MTV Movie & TV Awards for Best Breakthrough Performance. Antonia Gentry is also popular on social media platforms like Instagram where she posts interesting pictures that give a glimpse of her personal life. Her popularity has earned her invitations to appear in popular TV shows, such as The Ellen DeGeneres Show in 2021 where she spoke about her career and personal life.
Antonia Gentry started a relationship with Ezra Pounds when she was in high school. The two have been dating ever since and seem to be enjoying their relationship. Apart from acting, she also loves playing musical instruments, such as the piano. She also enjoys singing and has a knack of picking up new languages. She also loves spending time with her pet cat Buttersworth. Antonia Gentry lives in Los Angeles, California. She aspires to make it big in the American entertainment industry and is well on her way to achieving something special.