Elizabeth Ruiz Wiki Biography
Elizabeth Ruiz was born in Sagua la Grande, Cuba on 21 November 1991, so under the zodiac sign of Scorpio and holding Cuban nationality – she is popular for her career as a model, while she is also an Instagram star.
Childhood and education
Elizabeth was born in Cuba but she didn’t get to spend much time there as her family moved to Miami, US when she was still a kid so she is now holding American nationality and considers herself to be an American as well. She hasn’t talked much about her parents as she doesn’t want them involved in media, and she hasn’t mentioned having any siblings, which is why most of her fans believe her to be an only child.
Elizabeth grew up wanting to become a model – she was buying all the popular magazines with the money her parents gave her for school lunches, and was admiring the models featured on the cover pages.
She somewhat forgot about her dream throughout high school, but eventually attended her first photoshoot and became a sought-after model. After she matriculated from high school, Elizabeth completely focused on her career of a model, and decided not to enroll at college.
Career of a model
Elizabeth worked several jobs after she was done with high school, and at the time when her career of a model was launched, she was working at Hooters as a waitress. As the guests kept telling her she could work as a model, Elizabeth started uploading her pictures onto Instagram, and was steadily building her fanbase.
After she reached a large number of followers, a modelling scout visited her account to see what the fuzz was all about, and invited her for her first photoshoot. After her first photoshoot went well, Elizabeth got to sign with a prestigious modelling agency in Miami, and has since become a sought-after model. She has appeared on the cover pages of many popular magazines, and has also been featured in numerous ads and commercials for worldwide known brands and companies.
Elizabeth is also somewhat of an actress – she won her first role in 2017 in the “Phoenix Forgotten” science fiction horror movie. She went on to appear in the “Unsolved: Murders of Tupac and the Notorious B.I.G.” TV biopic and will appear in the “Blood Sacrifice” and “Angel” movies by the end of 2019.
Controversy and rise to prominence
Elizabeth was not that well known until she went out with Von Miller, the famous American Footballer – the two met in June 2016 in Cancun, Mexico and ended up in a hotel room on the same day. Elizabeth was filming their night together, and Miller was aware of it but only asked her not to publish the tape.
After the night ended, Elizabeth tried selling the tape but wasn’t successful at it – after Vin Miller found it, he filed a lawsuit against her, and the court forbade her to upload or sell their tape. After the public became familiar with the case, Elizabeth’s fame – or infamy – rose, and her number of followers on Instagram nearly tripled.
The most popular models in the US
The US is popular for numerous girls who have become the world’s top models while it also has some of the best modelling agencies in the world – some of the US models have also managed to become very successful actresses. Few of the best US models judging by the Ranker website include:
- Fifth place is held by Angie Everhart who was a very popular model during her teenage years, and appearing in several “Sports Illustrated” swimsuit issues, and has also posed nude in 2000 for “Playboy” magazine;
- Hillary Fisher is in fourth place, popular for numerous competitions she has won, including becoming the Miss Hawaiian Tropic South Carolina in 2007, and being one of Playboy’s Top 10 Supermodels of 2009;
- In third place is Brooklyn Danielle Decker, who was featured in the “Sports Illustrated” swimsuit issue, and is popular for her roles in TV series such as “Chuck”, “Ugly Betty”, “The League”, and “Royal Plains”;
- Second place goes to Kristanna Loken, who is popular for her modelling career as well as for her acting roles – she has appeared in several movies such as “Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines” in 2003, “BloodRayne” in 2005, and “Bounty Killer” in 2013;
- Top place is held by Cindy Crawford, who worked as a model, and thanks to her success in that field moved to film and TV series while also working as a spokesperson. In 1995, “Forbes” magazine gave her the title of the highest paid model in the world.
Elizabeth might be a very attractive model, but as yet she is nowhere to be found in the list of the most popular models in the US.
Elizabeth’s love life and relationships
Elizabeth is very secretive when it comes to her love life as she hasn’t shared any details regarding her past and present affairs with the public.
The only man Elizabeth has been with that the public knows about is Von Miller, and although the two have allegedly spent only one night together, some people believe that their relationship went on for a couple of months after that – this hasn’t been confirmed by either of them.
The popular model is currently rumored to be dating a man whom she met at the gym during one of her fitness training sessions – they have allegedly been dating for nearly half a year now, but being as secretive as she is, Elizabeth hasn’t commented on this.
Judging by her social media accounts, Elizabeth currently appears to be single, hasn’t married, and doesn’t have any kids.
Hobbies and other interests
Elizabeth might appear to be all about modelling and posing in front of the camera, but she has numerous other interests.
Elizabeth loves to travel and sees it as her main hobby – she has already been around the US while she has also travelled a bit around the rest of North America. She is very fond of going to the gym, and usually has five training sessions per week – when she is not working out, Elizabeth is having boxing classes. Summer is her favorite season, as she is a big fan of the beach – she could spend an entire day tanning her body under the sun.
Elizabeth is a big lover of animals, and grew up with a dog and a cat – she doesn’t have any pets today, as she knows she wouldn’t have enough time to dedicate to them.
Appearance and net worth
Elizabeth is currently 27 years old. She has long black hair and brown eyes, is 5ft (1.52m) tall, weighs around 122lb (55kg), and her vital statistics are 35-24-37. She wears shoes size seven.
According to authoritative sources, her current net worth is estimated to be more than $200,000, and is steadily rising thanks to her career of a model.
Social media presence
Elizabeth is quite active on several popular social media networks, as this is very important for her career of a model.
Psa !! Im going on a strike ? pic.twitter.com/bHkT6NXCYb
— Elizabeth Ruiz (@elizabethruizXO) June 4, 2019
She launched her Twitter account in September 2010, and has gathered nearly 9,000 followers and tweeted almost 7,000 times. Her Instagram account is currently followed by more than 600,000 people, while she has uploaded more than 1,700 pictures onto it – she is running a Facebook page as well, which currently counts close to 100,000 fans.