Gina Bellman (b. July 10, 1966 in New Zealand) plays Sophie Devereaux in the series Leverage.
Bellman is a New Zealand-born British actress, whose most famous role before Leverage was as Jane in the BBC show Coupling. She has also appeared in episodes of Grange Hill, Jonathan Creek, 'Blackeyes, Waking the Dead, Jekyll, and Nearly Famous. She has appeared in movies such as Secret Friends, Everything I Like, Silent Trigger, Married/Unmarried, and Zerophilia.
On July 7, 2009 (just prior to the second season premiere of Leverage) Bellman announced that she was expecting a baby. The latter half of the second season was written in such a way as to allow Bellman to hide her condition and/or go on maternity leave. Her daughter was born in late 2009.