Gia Ruiz Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 22 Apr, 2021
Facts of Gia Ruiz
Date of Birth: 1976 , May-23
Age: 45 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Name Gia Ruiz
Birth Name Gia Marina Ruiz
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Los Angeles, California, USA
Profession Art Director, Screenwriter
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Black
Married Yes
Married to Danny McBride (October 9, 2010 - present)
Children 2
Movies The Foot Fist Way
TV Show Eastbound & Down
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Gia Ruiz is an American art director and screenwriter. Among people, she is famous as the wife of actor-comedian-writer Danny McBride and the mother of their two children. 

Gia Ruiz: Short Bio

Gia Ruiz was born Gia Marina Ruiz on May 23, 1976, in Los Angeles, California. As of April 2022, she is 44 years old and is going to 45 within a month. 

Mother Of Two Children With Husband Danny McBride

Gia Ruiz has been married for over a decade to her longtime partner, the American actor, comedian, and writer Danny McBride. Ruiz had known McBride for a long time, some reports even suggesting that they go as far back as 2002. According to the reports, they met at a Super Bowl party in Los Angeles and began dating soon thereafter.  

Gia Ruiz with her husband Danny McBride and their two children SOURCE: E! Online

The couple tied the knot after nine years of dating, on October 9, 2010, and have been together ever since. Their firstborn, son Declan George McBride, was born on September 26, 2011; followed by their daughter, Ava McBride, born in 2015.   

Ruiz is currently listed as residing in Charleston, South Carolina with her husband and their two children.  

Who Is Her Husband Danny McBride?

Gia Ruiz's husband Danny McBride is a well-recognized actor, comedian, writer, and producer. The 44-year-old Georgia-native has been seen in such movies as 2006's The Foot Fist Way, 2007's Hot Rod, 2008's Pineapple Express and Tropic Thunder, 2009's Up in the Air, 2011's Your Highness, 2013's This Is the End, and 2017's Alien: Covenant.

Besides that, he has provided voice-over work for such animated movies as 2010's Despicable Me, 2011's Kung Fu Panda 2, 2016's The Angry Birds Movie and Sausage Party, and 2019's The Angry Birds Movie 2

On television, he is known for the popular HBO comedy series Eastbound & Down (2009 - 2013), Vice Principals (2016 - 2017), and The Righteous Gemstones (2019 - present) 

Career And Net Worth

Gia Ruiz is also part of the entertainment industry, not unlike her husband. But while Danny McBride is a force on-screen, Ruiz is more known for her work behind-the-scenes. Ruiz is an art director and a screenwriter.

Gia Ruiz and her husband Danny McBride: The couple who married in 2010 is parents to two children SOURCE: Clker

She was an art director in the 2006 martial arts black comedy film The Foot Fist Way -- a movie that starred her now-husband Danny McBride. Additionally, she was also in the art department of the HBO sports-comedy series Eastbound & Down as an art department assistant. The series was created and also starred her husband.

At the time of this writing, Gia Ruiz's net worth has not been revealed, however, the average salary of an art director is $101,297 and we can assume that she earns in a similar range. On the other hand, her spouse is believed to have a net worth of around $25 million, courtesy of his on-screen acting work, as well as his voice-over work, and his career as a comedian, writer, and producer.