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Rutina Wesley Net Worth

Rutina Wesley Net Worth is
$4 Million

Rutina Wesley Bio/Wiki 2018

Rutina Wesley Net Worth $4 Million

American movie, television and stage performer Rutina Wesley has an estimated net worth of $4 million. She subsequently studied dancing at Simba Studios as well as the West Las Vegas Arts Center. Wesley was approved by the University of Evansville, where she earned her BFA in Theater Performance in 2001. She became close friends together with her future costar Nelsan Ellis. Rutina started her professional career having a minor role in the 2005 movie Hitch. Following annually, she appeared in The Public Theater production of In Darfur. In exactly the same year, she also made her movie debut where she played the lead character in How She Go. In 2008, Rutina Wesley attained widespread recognition when she played the character of Tara Thornton on the HBO show True Blood. She’s also supplied the voice for characters on The Cleveland Show and Generator Rex.

Full NameRutina Wesley
Net Worth$4 Million
Date Of BirthFebruary 1, 1979
Place Of BirthLas Vegas, Nevada, United States
Height1.66 m
ProfessionActor, Voice Actor
EducationUniversity of Evansville, Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, Juilliard School
NationalityUnited States of America
SpouseJacob Fishel (m. 2005)
ParentsCassandra Wesley, Ivery Wheeler
NicknamesRutina L. Wesley
AwardsSatellite Award for Best Television Ensemble
NominationsScreen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series, NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series, NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actress in a Drama Series
MoviesThe Perfect Guy, Last Weekend, 13 Sins, California Winter, How She Move
TV ShowsTrue Blood, Queen Sugar
1Has the best chin-quiver in show business
1Kristin Bauer van Straten is so funny. Half the time I'm working with her I'm just trying to keep a straight face.
2I'm in a comic book now. That was cool. That's something that I'm still sorta reeling about, 'cause I read comics as a kid. Someone drew me, and actually did a pretty good job!
1(August 16, 2013) Filed for divorce from her husband of eight years, Jacob Fishel, following a month-long separation.
2Nominated in the Supporting Actress Category for a 2009 Scream Award.
3Rutina divides her time between Los Angeles and Astoria, Queens, N.Y.
4Graduated from the four-year actor training program at The Juilliard School Drama Division (Class of '05) in New York City, New York.
5Earned her BFA degree in Theatre Performance from the University of Evansville (Class of '01) in Evansville, Indiana.
6Received her high school diploma from the Las Vegas Academy of International Studies, Performing and Visual Arts (Class of 1997) in Las Vegas, Nevada.


Arrow2015-2017TV SeriesLiza Warner
Queen Sugar2016-2017TV SeriesNova Bordelon (2016) Nova Bordelon
Broad Squad2015TV MovieJoanne
The Perfect Guy2015/IAlicia
Hannibal2015TV SeriesReba McClane
True Blood2008-2014TV SeriesTara Thornton
Last Weekend2014Nora Finley-Perkins
13 Sins2014Shelby
The Championship Rounds2013ShortTina
California Winter2012Marcy Sanchez
True Blood: Jessica's Blog2012TV SeriesTara Thornton
The Cleveland Show2009-2012TV SeriesYvette
Top 100 Number Ones2011TV Movie
Generator Rex2010-2011TV SeriesProvidence Agent Kenwyn Jones Providence Cadet Kenwyn Jones
Bandwagon: The Series2011TV SeriesAuditioner
True Blood: Webisodes2010TV Series shortTara Thornton
Numb3rs2008TV SeriesSarah / Jenny Calandro
How She Move2007Raya Green


Diary of a Wedding Planner2010TV Series special thanks - 1 episode


ABFF Honors2017TV SpecialHerself
Steve Harvey2016TV SeriesHerself
Harry2016TV SeriesHerself
The Real2016TV SeriesHerself
The Wendy Williams Show2010-2016TV SeriesHerself
The Talk2012-2016TV SeriesHerself / Herself - Guest
Hollywood Today Live2016TV SeriesHerself
Hannibal: Season Three - Getting the Old Scent Again: Re-imagining Red Dragon2015Video documentaryHerself - 'Reba'
The Queen Latifah Show2014TV SeriesHerself
44th NAACP Image Awards2013TV Special documentaryHerself
Halloween Wars2012TV SeriesHerself - Guest Judge / Actress
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson2011-2012TV SeriesHerself - Guest
Big Morning Buzz Live2011TV SeriesHerself
Spike TV VGA Video Game Awards2010TV SpecialHerself
The Mo'Nique Show2010TV SeriesHerself
16th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards2010TV SpecialHerself
Scream Awards 20092009TV SpecialHerself

Archive Footage

True Blood: Webisodes2010TV Series shortTara Thornton

Won Awards

2009Special Achievement AwardSatellite AwardsBest Ensemble, TelevisionTrue Blood (2008)

Nominated Awards

2017Image AwardImage AwardsOutstanding Actress in a Drama SeriesQueen Sugar (2016)
2013Image AwardImage AwardsOutstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama SeriesTrue Blood (2008)
2010ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama SeriesTrue Blood (2008)
2009Scream AwardScream AwardsBest Supporting ActressTrue Blood (2008)

Known for movies

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