Aaron Ruell Biography

Aaron Ruell

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Birth Name: Aaron Ruell
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Birth Country: United States
Height: 5 Feet 8 Inch
Age:   41 Years
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Aaron Ruell is a famous actor, photographer as well as director, who is best known for his role as Kip Dyna, in the indie movie "Napoleon Dynamite." He was born as Derek Aaron Ruell on June 23m 1976 in Fresno, California. He has also established himself as a great photographer. He has completed his school at the Clovis West High School in 1994. He gained film education at Brigham Young University. Ruell belongs to white ethnicity and holds an American nationality.

During his childhood, Aaron Ruell's goal is to become a famous commercial director and photographer. In the beginning of his career, he worked as a photographer. His first commercial as a director is Bo Barrett. He then directed numerous commercials including Burger King, Nintendo, T-mobile, Coke and many others.

Recently, Aaron Ruell was named as one of the most promising new directors in the world by Shoot magazine and Creativity magazine. Besides, he also gave continuity towards his passion, photography.

Moreover, Aaron Ruell also played a role of the voice actor in a television series, Super Robot Monkey Team Hyperforce Go and Napoleon Dynamite for which he has been nominated for Teen Choice Award in 2005, the award has also titled with John Krasinski, Daniel Radcliffe, and Candace Cameron, etc.

Besides commercials, Ruell has written and directed movies including Everything Gone Green and Mary, premiere at the 2005 Sundance Film Festival. He also played in many movies such as Napoleon Dynamite, Think Tank, On the Road with Judas and much more.

Moving towards his personal life,  Aaron Ruell is a married man. He has been married to Yuka Ruell but it quite difficult to predict that when they got married as there is no information about their wedding. They are also going to be parents soon. There is no reported conflicts or rumors of their divorce.

Ruell is financially strong, and his current net worth is estimated at $1 million. He earns a good sum of money from his profession as an actor and director. He has not officially revealed the information regarding his house and property.

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Born in Fresno, California

1976 23rd of June

Aaron Ruell was born as Derek Aaron Ruell in Fresno, California, the United States of America to parents of American descent. He belongs to white ethnicity and holds an American nationality.


Graduated from Clovis West


He received his formal education from Clovis West high school. He was there for many years and during that period he induced his interest in photography. He graduated from there in 1994 and after that, he continued his education at Brigham Young University.


Began dating Yuka Ruell


Ruell got married to his long-term partner, Yuka Ruell, after dating for a couple of years. He exchanged his vows with Yuka Ruell but it is quite difficult to predict that when they got married as there is no information about their wedding.


Began his acting career


Aaron Ruell full name Derek Aaron Ruell is a famous director of the United States, he is also an actor. He is popular in the world for portraying his role in the Napoleon Dynamite. He also took some acting classes when he was young.


Nominated in Teen Choice Awards


Ruell has been nominated for "Teen Choice Awards." He was actually nominated for that award for Choice Movie Rockstar Moment in 2005 from 2012 television series Napoleon Dynamite.

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