| Date of Birth :|| Feb 1st, 1979
| Age :||42 Years old
Rutina Wesley is a film, television and stage actress born on February 1, 1979 in Las Vegas, Nevada. She was born to father and professional tap dancer Ivery Wheeler and mother Cassandra Wesley who was a showgirl. It is mentioned in Rutina’s bio that her nationality is American and her ethnicity is African-American. She was raised up in Las Vegas by her parents and grandparents. Rutina Wesley has worked for shows like HBO’s “True Blood” and OWN’s “Queen Sugar”.
Net Worth and Salary
From some lucrative earning off vital roles in big TV shows, plays and movies Rutina Wesley has garnered an estimated net worth of $4million dollars as of 2017. This immense wealth comes from her terrific works in theatre and silver screen. Only 38 years of age, Rutina’s net worth will surely keep on increasing over the years. Interested in acting from an early stage, Rutina’s education was at the Las Vegas Academy of International Studies, Performing and Visual Arts from where she moved onto University of Evansville, Indiana. In 2001, she graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Theatre Performance and again joined Juilliard School. Rutina began her career in theatre acting with top notch plays like “The Vertical Hour” (2006) and “In Darfur” (2007). But before that she had debuted in film with a lead role in “How She Move” (2007). She also landed a small role in the film “Hitch” (2005). Again in 2007, her major break in TV came through when she impressed at the audition for the role of Tara Thornton in the HBO series True Blood. Later in 2011, Rutina was announced to star in the biopic “Left To Tell” based on a memoir of the same. Her fans also know her from her recurring role of Reba McClane in NBC's super hit series “Hannibal”. She made another noticeable guest appearance as Liza Warner in “Arrow”. She is active in OWN’s drama series “Queen Sugar” since 2016.
Rutina Wesley was married to Jacob Fisher, who she was dating for a long time in 2005. Jacob was her classmate at Juilliard and eventually Rutina’s boyfriend years later. The couple married in 2005 and after 8 years of marital relationship, split up. Rutina filed for divorce with Jacob in 2013. The two have now separated but Rutina is seemingly single and still does not have any boyfriend as per the sources. We would like to see this beautiful actress move on from her divorce.
Height and Weight
Rutina is moderately short with a height of 5 feet 5 inches (1.66 meters) and has a slim weight. She has a perfectly figured shape and her curly dark hair match her skin tone. Also, the gorgeous face comes with attractive body measurements as suggested by Rutina’s wiki sites. She is admired by fans both in stage and on screen because of her charming personality and dedication to acting. Even at the age of 38, Rutina still looks as if in her mid twenties.
Wiki and Facts
This talented actress has accumulated a large fan following because of her polished works. Rutina Wesley is available on social sites like Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. On Twitter, she is present as @rutinaofficial and has 18K followers. Similarly, on Instagram she has 82K followers. Many interesting facts about Rutina Wesley and her pictures can be fetched from her bio in Wikipedia, IMDB and other wiki sources.