Gina Yashere rides wave of success into JFL 42.
Gina Yashere rides wave of success into JFL 42.( Source : thestar )


Gina is best known these days as the co-creator, executive producer, writer, and star of the hit CBS sitcom Bob Hearts Abishola. For the last two seasons, Gina has played Kemi, a quirky know-it-all who is Abishola's best friend. Bob Hearts Abishola was recently renewed for Season 3, and we're sure Gina and her partner, like the rest of the cast, were overjoyed. But who is Gina Yashere's partner?

Gina Yashere, a UK comic and television star, broke into the American comedy scene with her appearances on Last Comic Standing. She made it to the top ten but never returned home! Gina is best known for her roles as Tanya and Mrs. Omokorede in the British sitcom The Lenny Henry Show.

In the United States, she is best known for being the only British comedian to have appeared on the iconic comic relief show Def Comedy Jam, and her sketch comedy act Madame Yashere: The Surly Psychic was featured on The Tonight Show With Jay Leno.

The artist would give fake psychic readings to unsuspecting people on the street in the sketch. She has also appeared on The Daily Show with Trevor Noah as the British Correspondent.

Few Facts About Gina Yashere

Full nameRegina Obedapo "Gina" Iyashere
BirthplaceBethnal Green, London, England
ProfessionStand-up, television, film
Years active1996–present
GenresSocial satire, character comedy, observational comedy
SubjectsPop culture, race, stereotypes, current events
NationalityBritish and American
PartnerNina Rose Fischer

 

Gina Yashere Wife

Gina Yashere appears to have been in a relationship for a few years with her partner, Nina Rose Fischer, whom she refers to as "Ninja."

Her partner, Nina is a professor at New York City's John Jay College of Criminal Justice.

The actress spoke with Talkhouse.com last year about her life during the COVID-19 pandemic and mentioned her partner Nina she stated, "I've been at home and healthy during the quarantine, and I'm grateful. I'm in L.A., I have a nice home to quarantine in, and my girlfriend from New York was able to leave in time, so we're quarantining together."

She even often posts pictures of her partner on her social medium Other than that, they have also been very open about their relationship in public.

Gina Yashere posted this picture on her Instagram handles, wishing her followers Christmas along with she and her friend's dog.
Gina Yashere posted this picture on her Instagram handles, wishing her followers Christmas along with she and her friend's dog. ( Source : instagram )

Who Is Nina Rose Fischer?

Gina Yashere's long-term partner is Nina Rose Fischer. They are, however, not married and are in a long-distance relationship.

Nina lives in New York, and the two were able to spend quality time together during the pandemic.

Every day, they made Corona Diaries videos to keep people entertained.

Nina Rose Fischer is between the ages of 35 and 45. Her exact age is unknown at this time. Gina, her partner, is 47 years old. She was born 1974 on April 6th.

She  is a John Jay College assistant professor. She previously worked as a professor at Hunter College and the Hunter School of Social Work.

Nina is also an award-winning personality, having received recognition for her work in substance education at the International Drug Policy Reform Conference.

Furthermore, Ms. Fishcer has devoted over 20 years of her life to assisting youth from underserved communities. She has experience working as a policymaker, researcher, therapist, and clinician.

However, she must have made a generous amount of money from her job as an assistant professor at a reputed university. 

Gina and Nina took the pup for a playdate. They went thru a mountain of mail. Gina expressed how they've made a wonderful life together with all the love and support for each other.
Gina and Nina took the pup for a playdate. They went thru a mountain of mail. Gina expressed how they've made a wonderful life together with all the love and support for each other. ( Source : instagram )

Gina Yashere Age

Gina Yashere grew up with her parents in Bethnal Green London. She seems to be somewhere in her 40s although, the comedian has kept her personal matter to herself.

She worked as a lift maintenance technician and engineer before becoming a comedian, the company's first female to do so, as she mentions in her stand-up routine.

The artist also goes by the surname "Yashere" because her original surname is frequently mispronounced.

In 1996, Yashere placed third in the Hackney Empire New Act of the Year competition. She has appeared in a number of television shows, including The Lenny Henry Show, where she played Tanya and Mrs. Omokorede, the pushy mother.

Gina & her mother after her Live At the Apollo (London, not Harlem!!) TV performance in 2016.
Gina & her mother after her Live At the Apollo (London, not Harlem!!) TV performance in 2016. ( Source : instagram )

 

Gina Yashere Net Worth

Gina Yashere must have a very high paycheck as of now. With her hard work and dedication, she has come a long way. Her estimated net worth might be somewhere around a million dollars or maybe more than that.

She has been a part of multiple TV shows, movies, ads, etc. Likewise, the artist has also done multiple brand endorsements and so on.

For all her hard work, Yashere has also been rewarded multiple times. 

In the animated series Bromwell High, she played Keisha. In 2005, she appeared on the charity reality show Comic Relief does Fame Academy, and she co-hosted the 2006 and 2007 MOBO Awards with 2Baba and Coolio.

She has appeared on Mock the Week several times, as well as Gina's Laughing Gear on CBBC.

Yashere appeared on the reality show Last Comic Standing in 2007, after auditioning in Sydney. She was one of ten finalists, but she and Dante were the first two to be eliminated on August 1, 2007.

Gina Yashere on @theellenshow with guest host @yvonneorji on NOVEMBER 19, 2021.
Gina Yashere on @theellenshow with guest host @yvonneorji on NOVEMBER 19, 2021. ( Source : instagram )