Award-winning Peruvian television host known for her time on daytime TV in the 1980s and 1990s, most notably presenting Alo Gisela and Gisela en America. At the turn of the century, she became more of a fixture on nightly shows.
She worked as a secretary, receptionist, and extra before landing roles on Risas y Salsa and La gran Revista. She started hosting Alo Gisela in 1987.
Along with her television worked, she's embarked on business ventures that include beauty salons, spas, and a monthly magazine. She published her autobiography in 2005.
She was married to Roberto Martinez Vera-Tudela from 1995 to 1998 and Javier Carmona from 2006 to 2009. She had her only child when she was a teenager.