Gabrielle Ruiz - Updated Apr 2024

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Gabrielle Ruiz


Gabrielle Ruiz is a famous actress from the United States. Gabrielle Ruiz is widely known for playing the role of Valencia Perez on the 2015 CW musical comedy-drama series Crazy Ex-Girlfriend.

Early Life and Childhood

Gabrielle Ruiz was born in Edinburg, Texas, United States on December 12, 1984. She is 37 years old with the zodiac sign Sagittarius. Ruiz holds an American nationality and follows the Christian religion.

Regarding her family background, she is the daughter of Eduardo Ruiz (Father) and Sylvis Ruiz (Mother). She grew up along with her younger sister Sarith Ruiz. Besides that, Ruiz has not shared any information concerning her parents’ profession or other family members.

Gabrielle Ruiz – Education

Speaking of her educational background, Ruiz completed her secondary education at a renowned high school in America. Following that, she enrolled at Oklahoma City University from where she graduated in 2007 with a degree in Fine Arts in Dance Performance.

Moreover, She participated in work-study, OCU Rhythms, several musicals, the American Spirit Dance Company, and the Alpha Phi women’s fraternity while in college.

Career and Professional Life

Talking about her career, Following her graduation, she appeared in the Broadway productions of If/Then at the Richard Rodgers Theater. She also made appearances in other Broadway productions, including A Chorus Line, In the Heights, and Evita.

Moreover, in the 2007 television series One Life to Live, she played the Principal Dancer. She also made appearances in Law & Order SVU (2013), Orange Is the New Black (2016), and Sesame Street (2009).

Gabrielle Ruiz

Caption: Gabrielle Ruiz on the 2015 CW musical comedy-drama series Crazy Ex-Girlfriend source: IMDb.

She made an impression on the audience when she appeared in Crazy Ex-Girlfriend (2015–2019) as Valencia Perez. Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. and MMXVIII CBS Studios Inc. are the companies that released it. In this series, she is also connected to Rachel Bloom.

Further, Gabrielle made her screen debut as Maria in the 2014 film Sex, Love, and Salsa.

She most recently co-hosted the What Are Friends For Podcast with Pallavi Sastry. She works in the entertainment industry in addition to motivational speaking and choreography.

Net Worth 2024

Gabrielle Ruiz has earned a huge amount of money through her hard work and brilliance. Her projected net worth by 2024 is between $1 million and $5 million. However, Ruiz has yet to be a part of brand endorsements.

Awards and Achievements

Ruiz received the Ursa Major Award from the Alpha Phi International Women’s Fraternity in 2019. She was also shortlisted for the RIFE’s Film Festival Awards’ Best Supporting Actress category for her role in the film Sex, Love, and Salsa Movie.

Personal Life

Regarding her love life, Gabrielle Ruiz is currently married to a senior lighting designer at Bentley Meeker, Philip Pisanchyn. After dating for a few years, the pair exchanged vows on August 4, 2016, in Bella Casa Villa in Saint Martin.

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Caption: Gabrielle Ruiz with Philip Pisanchyn source: Healthy Celeb.

Together, they are blessed with a daughter Mercedes who was born on April 28, 2021. Ruiz tragically miscarried her first kid.

Gabrielle Ruiz – Body Measurements

Gabrielle Ruiz is gorgeous and attractive undoubtedly. She has an excellent height of 5 feet 4 inches (164 cm/1.64 m) and weighs around 55 kg (121 lbs). In addition, Ruiz has a dark brown pair of eyes and black hair colour.

Social Media

She is active on her Instagram account @gabrielleruiz with 69.1K followers. Moreover, she also has 23.7K followers on Twitter and 4.9K followers on Facebook.