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Gina Hess is a former Las Vegas stripper. She is the widow of Sam Hess and mother of Mickey and Moe Hess.

Early Life

Gina worked during her early years as a stripper at a club in Las Vegas. There, she met Sam Hess when she was 19, where Sam offered her a bunch of money telling her he was going to bring her somewhere better. To her disappointment, he returned her to his hometown of Bemidji, Minnesota. (A Muddy Road)

Season 1

"The Crocodile's Dilemma"

Gina is seen with her two sons talking with her lawyer about Sam's murder. She admits to never really liking him, and says she plans to sing at his funeral before breaking out in tears.

"A Muddy Road"

Gina answers the door to see Lester arriving to talk about the insurance policy on her now-deceased husband Sam. She seems to be more concerned about the money than the actual policy, as Lester tries to walk her through the process. She recognizes Lester from the graveyard and offers him a whiskey. They both drink, and she starts flirting with Lester until Mickey accidentally shoots Moe with a crossbow.

Episode Appearances

Season 1


To be added.

Season 1 characters
Main Lorne MalvoMolly SolversonGus GrimlyLester Nygaard
Recurring Ben SchmidtBill BudgeBill OswaltBo MunkBurt CantonChaz NygaardDon Chumph
Gina HessGrady NumbersGreta GrimlyIda ThurmanJemma StaloneKitty NygaardKnudsen
Linda ParkLou SolversonMax GoldPearl NygaardStavros MilosVern Thurman
Wally SemenchkoWebb PepperWes Wrench
All characters