Ruth Kearney Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 02 Jul, 2018
Facts of Ruth Kearney
Date of Birth: 1989 , January-26
Age: 29 years old
Birth Nation: England
Height: 5 Feet 4 Inch
Name Ruth Kearney
Birth Name Ruth Delia Kearney
Nick Name Ruth Kearney
Nationality Irish
Birth Place/City Dublin
Religion Christian
Ethnicity Caucasian
Profession Actress
Net Worth $2 million
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Weight in KG 75 kg
Boyfriend Theo James
Married Not Yet
Education Trinity College Dublin & Goldsmiths Uni of London
Awards N/A
Movies Jet Stream
TV Show Flaked
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Ruth Delia Kearney, an Irish actress, is best known for her role, Jess Parker in Primeval. She is also known for her appearance as Daisy in an American TV drama, Following.

Kearney started her acting career with a TV drama, Gracie! In 2009. She got her first major role in the science fiction drama Primeval in 2010. In 2014, she guest-starred in the FX political thriller Tyrant.

Kearney appeared in Netflix’s comedy web series, Flaked 2016-17. In 2017, she appeared in a TV series Get Shortly.

Early Life And Education of Ruth Kearney

Ruth Kearney was born on 26 January 1989 in London, England. She was born to an Irish family. She is of Irish nationality and is of Caucasian ethnic background. She and her family moved to Dublin, Ireland when she was five.

Ruth Kearney attended Trinity College and studied Drama and Classics in Dublin. She started training at Bristol Old Vic Theater School and graduated in 2009. 

Ruth Kearney's Career

Ruth Kearney started her career in theater performing in various productions such as Man of Mode, On the Razzle, Oh! What a Lovely War, Othello, and Three Sisters. She appeared on these stage shows alongside Theo James. 

Kearney made her acting debut in the ITV's sci-fi drama Primeval in 2011. She appeared in both the fourth and fifth seasons of the show.

In 2014, she appeared as a guest star in an American drama television series Tyrant. She played Katharina in the series. The series was directed and created by Gideon Raff. 

CAPTION: Actress Ruth Kearney SOURCE: Articlebio

In 2015, Kearney played a recurring role as Daisy Locke in the third and final season of Fox's psychological thriller The Following, created by Kevin Williamson.

Kearny starred as the female lead role in the Netflix comedy series Flaked from 2016-17She was cast alongside Will Arnett, David Sullivan, George Basil, and Robert Wisdom, among others.

In the series Flaked, Kearney played London, an attractive newcomer to Venice who gets caught in a love triangle with the characters played by Will Arnett and David Sullivan. The series was premièred on 11 March 2016 with all eight episodes released simultaneously. In 2017, she appeared in a TV series Get Shortly.

Ruth Kearney's Net Worth

Ruth Kearney’s net worth is $2 million, according to MUZUL. She has earned this amount of figure from her acting career. Her fiancé, Theo James has $15 million net worth. According to a source, Netflix stars earn $25K- $75K from each episode from the Netflix.

Year TV movies/series Role IMDB rating
2010 Primeval Jessica 'Jess' Parker 7.3
2014 Tyrant Katharina 7.8
2015 The Following Daisy 7.5
2016 Flaked London 7.2
2017 Get Shortly Becca Morgan 7.8

Ruth Kearney's Personal Life, Husband

Ruth Kearney is unmarried and has no children. She is engaged to Divergent actor Theo James since 2015. The duo started dating back in 2009. They met while studying at the Bristol Old Vic Theater School. 

The couple has postponed their wedding date due to their private reason. Also, there were speculations that the reason behind the delay in their marriage because James was cozy with his Divergent co-star, Shailene Woodley.  

CAPTION: Ruth Kearney and her fiance Theo James SOURCE: Zimbio

Also, Woodley spent her leisure time with James, as she worked together in the film Divergent.  But, James has not said anything about speculation and proved it false. Kearney is active on Instagram and shares many pictures with her friends traveling to different places. 

Her partner, Theo James, is famous for his portrayal of Tobias Eaton in the adaptation of The Divergent film Series. 

He is an alum of the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School. He shared a screen on his first stage show Man of Mode with Kearney. In 2009, he made his big-screen debut in the Spanish-American film You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger directed by Woody Allen. He appeared alongside Josh Brolin, Anthony Hopkins, Gemma Jones, Freida Pinto and Lucy Punch.

He then enacted in numerous films and tv series. In 2012, he appeared in a 3d action horror film Underworld: Awakening.

His performance was highly appreciated by movie review and critics. Following, he was cast Tobias Eaton in the Divergent film series. The first installment of the film came out in 2014 and second part released in 2016. He won The Teen Choice Award for Choice Movie Actor: Action (2014).

Body Measurements

Height: 5 feet 4 inches.

Weight: 52 Kg

Zodiac sign: Aquarius. 

Body measurement: 33-24-31

Here is one of her interviews in which she shared her personal and private details. 

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