Ginger McKenna is the secondary antagonist of the Martin Scorcese film, Casino. She is. Casino is a American epic crime drama film directed by Martin Scorsese and starring Sam meets and falls in love with a hustler and former prostitute, Ginger McKenna. They conceive a daughter and marry, but their marriage is proven Based on : Casino; by Nicholas Pileggi. Geraldine "Geri" McGee (May 16, – November 9, ) was an American model, socialite, and Las Vegas showgirl. Her involvement with criminal activity in Las Vegas, along with her husband Frank Rosenthal, was chronicled in the Martin Scorsese film Casino. portrayed McGee in the film, with her name changed to ' Ginger McKenna'. The Los Angeles coroner ruled the cause of her death was an accidental overdose. Overview About Careers Press Contact Wikia. Geri McGee Born Geraldine McGee May 16, Los AngelesCaliforniaU. American Cinema Editors Interaction Help About Wikipedia Community portal Recent changes Contact page.