Rutina Wesley

Rutina Wesley

Rutina Wesley  American Actress


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Rutina Wesley is currently single.


Rutina Wesley was previously married to Jacob Fishel (2005 - 2013).


Rutina Wesley is a 42 year old American Actress. Born Rutina L. Wesley on 1st February, 1979 in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, she is famous for Tara Thornton on True Blood. Her zodiac sign is Aquarius.

Rutina Wesley has been in 4 on-screen matchups, including Kristin Bauer van Straten in True Blood (2008), James Frain in True Blood (2008), Mehcad Brooks in True Blood (2008) and Sam Trammell in True Blood (2008).

Rutina Wesley is a member of the following lists: American film actors, American television actors and Juilliard School alumni.


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Married1 9 years, 6 months - -
Total1 9 years, 6 months - -


First Name Rutina
Maiden Name Wesley
Full Name at Birth Rutina L. Wesley
Age 42 years
Birthday 1st February, 1979
Birthplace Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Height 5' 5½" (166 cm)
Weight 119lbs (54 kg)
Build Athletic
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Aquarius
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity Black
Nationality American
High School Las Vegas Academy of International Studies, Performing and Visual Arts
University University of Evansville, Evansville, Indiana, USA, Juilliard, New York, USA (2005), Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, London, England
Occupation Text Actress
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Tara Thornton on True Blood
Year(s) Active 2005–present
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling) Inspire Entertainment, Llc.
Bust (inches) 34
Cup Size B
Waist (inches) 26
Hips (inches) 32
Clothes Size 6
Shoe Size 9
Official Websites,,,
Father Ivery Wheeler (tap dancer)
Mother Cassandra Wesley (showgirl)

Rutina Wesley (born December 21, 1978) is an American actress. She is best known for her roles as Tara Thornton on the HBO television series True Blood and Nova Bordelon on the OWN television series Queen Sugar.

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Rutina Wesley42 AquariusActress
Jacob Fishel-Actor


Stucco2019OfficerShort Film
Last Looks2017SisterShort Film
Queen Sugar2016Nova BordelonTV Show
The Perfect Guy2015AliciaMovie
Broad Squad2015JoanneTV Movie
13 Sins2014ShelbyMovie
Last Weekend2014Nora Finley-PerkinsMovie
Hannibal2013Reba McClaneTV Show
The Championship Rounds2013TinaShort Film
California Winter2012Marcy SanchezMovie
Arrow2012Liza WarnerTV Show
True Blood: Jessica's Blog2012Tara ThorntonTV Show
The Walking Dead2010JocelynTV Show
A Drop of True Blood2010Tara ThorntonTV Show
Generator Rex2010Providence Agent Kenwyn Jones, Providence Cadet Kenwyn JonesTV Show
Bandwagon: The Series2010AuditionerTV Show
The Cleveland Show2009YvetteTV Show
True Blood2008Tara ThorntonTV Show
How She Move2007Raya GreenMovie
Numb3rs2005Jenny Calandro, SarahTV Show
No RunningRamilaMovie
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Posted commentsView all comments (4)

CraigSnyderCraigSnyderMay 7, 2013

I really like her in True Blood.
She's one of my favorite vampires.

michael christopherMar 27, 2011

i love her acting.she very pretty.

FeFeAug 4, 2009

I love Rutina Wesley, she is an amazing actress. I had an opportunity to meet her and she is one of the sweetest people you would ever want to meet. I wish the best for her in her future endeavors and I want to see more of her work.

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