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Carla Gugino Biography

Birth Place:
Sarasota, Florida, United States
Actor, model, producer

Fast Facts

  • Lived with her mother in a tepee in northern California for a short time as a child
  • Was legally emancipated at age 16 and working in Hollywood
  • Advised to take acting classes by her aunt, Carol Merrill, who was a spokesmodel on Let's Make a Deal
  • Directed by longtime boyfriend Sebastian Gutierrez in the films Women in Trouble and Elektra Luxx


  • 2007Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture: nominated
  • 2006Critics' Choice Awards-Best Acting Ensemble: nominated