Richard Roeper of the Chicago Sun-Times wrote, "Gina Carano is BIG fun to watch.[She] is still a bit stilted with her line readings, but her two fight scenes with Michelle Rodriguez are just epic." In July 2013, she and comic book creator Rob Liefeld announced they were working on a big-screen adaptation of Liefied's Avengelyne in which Carano would star as a fallen angel, who is sent to Earth with a mission to find and protect 'the one', a person who holds the key to saving mankind from demons and other monsters.Nice video of my dad Glenn Carano ♥️ incredible man with a heart of gold and an awesome athlete. ontop of one of the most beloved characters of all time. @UNLVathletics @unlvfootball twitter.com/unlvathletics/… One of the most kind hearted talented human beings I’ve ever had the pleasure of working with... 💙 @mcgregor_ewan @disneyplus twitter.com/starwars/statu… Although most MMA organizations set weight classes at 135 (bantamweight) and 145 (featherweight) pounds (61.2 and 65.8 kg, respectively), Elite XC opted to create a women's weight class at 140 pounds.Leading up to her fight against Kelly Kobold, there was much controversy over whether or not Carano would make weight for the fight, as she had fought only once in the past year and had failed to make weight.Her scheduled bout against Jan Finney at the Elite XC/K-1 Dynamite!!
She appeared as "Crush" on the NBC show American Gladiators, in which she starred in the workout video of the show along with Monica Carlson (Jet), Jennifer Widerstrom (Phoenix), Michael O'Hearn (Titan), Tanoai Reed (Toa) and Don "Hollywood" Yates (Wolf). She appeared in Command & Conquer: Red Alert 3 as Natasha, Christy Lemire of The Associated Press stated: "[Carano's] dialogue delivery may seem a bit stiff — and she has acknowledged that Soderbergh made some tweaks to her voice in post-production — but she has tremendous presence: an intriguing mix of muscular power and eye-catching femininity".Gina Joy Carano (born April 16, 1982) is an American actress, television personality, fitness model and a former mixed martial artist.Carano began training in Muay Thai before transitioning to competitive MMA, where she competed in Strikeforce and Elite XC.The grieving wife passionately and recklessly pursues the men whom she believes kidnapped and killed him.Stockwell stated, "This role will showcase not only Gina's fighting skills, but also her acting abilities as her character struggles to [rein] in her violent past." In September 2012, Carano signed on as the lead in an all-female ensemble action film described as the female version of The Expendables.