What is Ruby Barker Age and Net Worth 2023? Details on Her Parents and Partner
Facts of Ruby Barker
|December 23, 1996
|5 feet 7 inches (1.70m)
|Elizabeth Murray School of Dance, Tadcaster Grammar School
|Laura , Garnet Barker
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A British actress, model, and TV personality, Ruby Barker got the media highlight after playing the role of Marina in the Netflix series, Bridgerton. She is also popular as Daisie in the series, Wolf Blood and played the role of Shelley Williams in the soap opera, Doctors. Ruby grabbed the Best Actress award at the British Urban Film Festival for the movie, How to Stop a Recurring Dream in 2020. She also appeared as Georgia Nixon in the movie, Cobra.
Early Life of Ruby Barker
Ruby Barker was born on December 23, 1996, in Islington, England, United Kingdom. As of 2023, she is 26 years old. Her zodiac sign is Capricorn and she celebrates her birthday on the 23rd of December every year. Her parents are Richard Barker (father) and Opal Barker (mother).
She spent her childhood with a twin sister named Garnet Barker. She and her sister Laura were adopted into the foster care system. The name of her stepmother is Rose. Barker is of British nationality and has an African-American ethnic heritage. Barker follows Christianity as a religion.
Ruby Barker’s Education
Ruby learned dancing at the Elizabeth Murray School of Dance. She also studied at Tadcaster Grammar School. She took a gap of one year for drama and has decided to study International Relations at the London School of Economics but couldn’t enroll because of her drama career.
Ruby Barker is single
Barker’s sexuality is lesbian. She is focussing on her acting career. Ruby is keeping her dating life private and her onscreen match is Luke Newton. Luke and Ruby’s on-screen relationship is loved by many fans and are good friends.
Ruby Barker’s Net Worth
Ruby has a net worth of $1 million as of 2023. This is the outcome of her career as an English actress.
Ruby Barker Calls Out Netflix & Shondaland After Suffering Psychotic Breaks
In 2022, she suffered from mental health issues and was hospitalized. She announced that she is recovering from her issues on 26 May 2022. Ruby said that it is good to break and shared that to stop being hard on yourself and focus on your self-care and mental health. She blames Shondaland and Netflix for not helping her with her mental issues. When her mental health was extreme, she revealed that nobody contacted her during her hard times. She added:
“My life was changing drastically overnight and yet there was still no support and there still hasn’t been any support all that time. So I was trying really really hard to act like it was okay and that I could work and that it wasn’t a problem.It’s almost like I had this metaphorical invisible gun to my head to sell this show because this show is bubbly and fun. I don’t wanna come out and poo-poo on that because then I might never work again!”
Acting career of Ruby Barker
- Ruby landed the role of Mercy/Titiillus for the theatre production, Mankind in 2015.
- She got the chance to play the role of Mary in the movie, York Mystery Plays when Phillip Breen, a Royal Shakespeare Company director discovered her.
- Then, she appeared as Daisie in the series, Wolfblood in 2017.
- She played the role of Private Sarah Findlay at Sheffield Theatres‘s play, Of Close Quarters in 2018.
- She played the role of Nina Hobbs in the soap opera, Doctors from 2018 to 2019.
- She played the role of Georgia Nixon in the Netflix series, Cobra in 2020.
- Then, she played Marina in the drama, Bridgerton.
Movies & TV Shows
Her hit movies are How To Stop A Recurring Dream, BagheadThe Princess Bride, Of Close Quarters, Running With Lions, and so on. She played in hit TV shows like Wolfblood, Doctors, Cobra, Bridgerton, and many more.
Awards & Nominations
- In 2020, she won the British Urban Film Festival in the criteria of Best Actress for a movie, How To Stop A Recurring Dream.
- In 2021, she received the nomination for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble at the Screen Actors Guild Awards for Bridgerton.
FAQs of Ruby Barker
How tall is Ruby Barker?
Ruby has a tall height of 5 feet and 7 inches and weighs 56 kg. Barker has beautiful black curly hair with dark brown eyes. Ruby’s body measurement includes 33-25-35 inches and her shoe size is 7(UK).
Does Ruby Barker have tattoos?
Yes, Ruby has tattoos. She has tattoos on her hands and many other parts.
Is Ruby Barkera a philanthropist?
Yes, Ruby is a philanthropist. Se even visited Bangladesh to help privileged children. Besides this, she is also a social worker.