Daniela Ruah Biography

Updated On Jul 04, 2019 Published On Jun 12, 2016
Facts of Daniela Ruah
Date of Birth: 1983 , December-2
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 10 Inch
Name Daniela Ruah
Birth Name Daniela Sofia Korn Ruah
Father Moisés Carlos Bentes Ruah
Mother Catarina Lia Katia Azancot Korn
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Boston, Massachusetts
Ethnicity White
Profession Actress
Net Worth $ 7 million
Salary $947 thousand
Body Measurements 35-26-36
Breast Size 35
Waist size 26
Hip Size 36
Weight in KG 58 kg
Married Yes
Married to David Paul Olsen (m. 2014)
Children 1
Divorce N/A
Education Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute ,Saint Julian's School
Movies Red Tails
TV Show NCIS: Los Angeles
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Winner of Golden Globes, Portugal for Revelation, Daniela Ruah is an actress from the United States. She is famous for starring the role of NCIS Special Agent Kensi Blye in the CBS police procedural series NCIS: Los Angeles.

Early Life, Education

Daniela Ruah was born as Daniela Sofia Korn Ruah, on December 2, 1983, in Boston, Massachusetts, the United States of America, to Moisés Carlos Bentes Ruah and Catarina Lia Katia Azancot Korn. Her father is a doctor. She is an American and is of Portuguese, Spanish and Ukrainian descent.

Daniela moved to Portugal with her parents when she was five. There she began living in Carcavelos, near Lisbon where she got enrolled at St Julian's School. After her high school, she joined London Metropolitan University and she earned her Bachelor of Arts degree from there. She dreamed to be an actress at a young age.

Professional Life & Net Worth

During her early teens, she appeared in several Portuguese soap operas. In 2000, she appeared in the Portuguese soap opera Jardins Proibidos where she starred the role of Sara. Next year she starred in the soap opera Filha do Mar playing the role of Constança Valadas.

That year she also appeared in the TV movie Querida Mãe. She got her rise in fame in 2009 after she began starring the role of Kensi Blye in an American action television series NCIS: Los Angeles. For this role, she was honored with Golden Globes, Portugal. She has also starred in the movies like Red Tails and Brave.

What is Daniela Ruah's net worth & salary?

She has been earning the annual salary of $823,529 and her net worth is $7 million dollars.

Married to Husband David Paul Olsen Since 2014

Daniela and David Paul Olsen had romantic love affairs for several years before they tied their married knot in 2014. From this romantic love life, they also welcomed a child name River Isaac Ruah Olsen at the end of 2013.

After being engaged for several months, they finally got married on the 19th of June 2014. They are expecting their second child in mid-2016 and there is no sign of them getting divorced.

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Born in Boston, Massachusetts, United States

December 2 , 1983

Sweet and sexy, Daniela Ruah was born as Daniela Sofia Korn Ruah in Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America to Moisés Carlos Bentes Ruah and Catarina Lia Katia Azancot Korn. Her father is a doctor. She is an American and is of Portuguese, Spanish and Ukrainian descent.

Moved to Portugal

1989

Daniela moved to Portugal with her parents when she was five. There she began living in Carcavelos, near Lisbon where she got enrolled at St Julian's School. After her high school, she joined London Metropolitan University and she earned her Bachelor of Arts degree from there. 

Began her acting career

2000

She dreamed to be an actress at a young age. During her early teens, she appeared in several Portuguese soap operas. In 2000, she appeared in the Portuguese soap opera Jardins Proibidos where she starred the role of Sara.

Appeared in the TV movie, Querida Mãe

2001

In 2001, she starred in the soap opera Filha do Mar playing the role of Constança Valadas. That year she also appeared in the TV movie Querida Mãe. She was also seen in the miniseries Elsa, Uma Mulher Assim that year. 

Appeared in the television series, NCIS: Los Angeles

2009

She got her rise in fame in 2009 after she began starring the role of Kensi Blye in an American action television series NCIS: Los Angeles. For this role, she was honored with Golden Globes, Portugal. She is still starring in this TV series. 

First short movie, Canaviais

2006

As an actress, she has also appeared in several short movies in her life. In 2006, she appeared in her first short movie Canaviais where she played the role of Margarida. Two years later she played the role of a woman in the short movie Blind Confession. 

Won the first season of Dança Comigo

2006

Besides being an actress, she is also a performer and a great dancer. In 2006, she took part in the first session of the Portuguese version of Dancing with the Stat called Dança Comigo. She is the winner of the first season.

First feature film, Red Tails

2012

Daniela Ruah is an actress from United States. She has also starred in several movies in her life. She made her feature film debut in 2012 by starring the role of Sofia in an American war film Red Tails.

Began dating David Paul Olsen

2010

Daniela and David Paul Olsen had romantic love affairs for several years before they tied their married knot in 2014. They began dating each other from 2010. From this romantic love life, they also welcomed a son. 

First child, River Isaac Ruah Olsen

December 30 , 2013

She became mother for the first time in her life at the end of 2013. She and her loving husband David Paul Olsen welcomed their first child together on 30th of December before they got married. They day she gave birth to a son named River Isaac Ruah Olsen. 

Married to David Paul Olsen

June 19 , 2014

After being in love for several years, they finally got engaged in 2013. After being engaged for several months, they finally got married on 19th of June 2014. They are expecting their second child in mid 2016 and there is no any sign of them getting divorced.

Won Golden Globes, Portugal

2010

She is famous for starring the role of NCIS Special Agent Kensi Blye in the CBS police procedural series NCIS: Los Angeles. For this role, she got her first nomination in Golden Globes, Portugal in 2010 and she was also awarded with this award that year for Revelation. 

Nominated in Short Shorts Film Festival & Asia

2011

In 2011, she got nominated in Short Shorts Film Festival & Asia for the first time in her life. She was nominated in this award for her role in the short movie Tu & Eu. She has also once been nominated in Teen Choice Awards.