Gillian Iliana Waters, best known for her role as temptress Amazon warrior, Amoria in the American fantasy television series “Xena: Warrior Princess,” is an American actress and wife of American actor and martial artist Michael Jai White.

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Full NameGillian Iliana Waters
Date of BirthJanuary 16, 1975
Birth PlaceLos Angeles, California, USA
FatherVictor Waters
MotherCheryl Waters
SpouseMichael Jai White (2015-)
Age46 years old
Weight57 kg
Height5 ft 7 inches
EthnicityMixed descent
Net Worth$1 million

Early Life

Gillian Iliana Waters was born on January 16, 1975, in Los Angeles, California, USA. She was born to father Victor Waters and mother Cheryl Waters. However, there is no information about what her parents did for survival. Gillian Iliana. She has a sister Heather Linden Kodama and her brother Lamar A. Waters.

Waters was a very hardworking student. She was multi-talented. She was a great basketball player and was very popular for her athletic personality. She was even a Homecoming queen and honor student during her school days.

Later, she attended Howard University and desired to be an FBI agent, and she hoped to receive a scholarship from LAPD to study Administration of Justice from Howard University. However, she later shifted her department and studied Human Communication focusing on Intra/Interpersonal Relations and also hold a minor in Dramatic Arts.

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Personal details

Gillian Iliana Waters is 46 years old and is 5ft 7inches tall. She is 57 kg, and there is no information regarding her body measurement, including her chest-waist-hip size, shoe sizes. She has beautiful and addictive brown eyes and dark brown colored hair.

She is generous, confident, ambitious, loyal, hard-working, disciplined, and realistic like a Capricorn. She holds American nationality and belongs of African American, Blackfoot Indian, and Irish descent. Her lucky number is 3. She enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, playing basketball, reading books. Her favorite travel holiday destination is Switzerland and Paris.

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Gillian Iliana Waters debuted a similar character in LL cool J’s video Hey Lover opposite American boy band Boyz II Men. Later she stared as Dr. Dre’s wife and tango partner in the music video Been There, Done That, the first and only single produced by Dr. Dre.

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She has also appeared in many popular and hit films where she played small parts such as the 1997 sex comedy film “Def Jam’s How to be a player,” American crime film “Jackie Brown,” and in the 2000 American satirical comedy-drama film “Bamboozled.”

Along with this, she has also guest-starred in many television series such as “Days of Our Lives,” “Martin,” “Arlis$$,” “The Wayans Bros,” “My life and kids” and Ghost Whisperer. In addition, she is famous for playing the role of  temptress Amazon warrior, Amoria in the American fantasy television series “Xena: Warrior Princess.”

Along with this, she has guest-starred in “Nickelodeon’s Sam and cat” and played the lead in the action movie “Never Back Down 3” opposite her husband, Michael Jai White. Her upcoming projects include “The Oval,” where she will be portraying the role of US press secretary Diane Wilmont, “The Young and The Restless,” “Black-ish” ABC series, “Take Back,” and “Welcome to sudden death.”

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Gillian was happily married to American actor, director, and martial artist Michael Jai White in July 2015. They had an intimate but extravagant wedding ceremony in Thailand. She is the mother of 3 stepchildren Devin White, Jai Jordan White, and Morgan Michelle White.

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Net Worth

Gillian Iliana Waters has an estimated net worth of $1 million, her earnings ranges from $19k to $208k. Her source of income is acting and production business. She started producing from the 2019 movie: The Outlaw Johnny Black,” where she was an associate producer.

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Social Media

The actress is very active in her social media, where she keeps updating her fans about her life and her further plans. Her Instagram handle is @iamgillianwhite, where she has 95.7k followers and 2044 posts.


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