Rutina Wesley is an American film, stage, and television actress. She was born on the 1st of February 1979 in Las Vegas, Nevada, United States. The daughter of Ivery Wheeler and Cassandra Wesley, it was in the year 2007 when she was first seen on screen as an actress, playing the role Raya Green on the movie How She Move. She became prominent when she was cast on the TV series True Blood, playing the main role Tara Thornton.
In the year 2009, she worked for the American animated sitcom The Cleveland Show, voicing the character Yvette. She then appeared on the TV series True Blood: Webisodes and soon worked as a voice actress on Generator Rex. Presently, she appears on the TV series Queen Sugar, playing the role Nova Bordelon.
It was in the year 2004 when she started dating actor Jacob Fishel. In the year 2005, the two of them became a married couple. Their marriage did not work after how many years, however, as she filed for a divorce on August 16, 2013.
Relationship History (2017 – aged 38)
Rutina Wesley is currently single.
Jacob Fishel – (2004 – 2013)
Rutina Wesley has no kids.