Canadian actress Rukiya Bernard is famous her role as Doc in Syfy’s Van Helsing, The Cabin in the Woods, The Day the Earth Stood Still and Stuck. Besides, she is also famous as a producer and interior designer.
Rukiya Bernard entered this earth on January 20, 1983, in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. As of 2019, her age is 36 years old under the birth sign Aquarius. She was born to parents Gilbert Bernard (a car wash owner) and Nyakiringa Magugu (an African art store owner).
Further, she shares a wonderful relationship with her sister where she posted a picture of her sister on 18th February 2017 at Instagram and said that:
“My sister is one of the dopest yogis out there. Look at those pipes.”
She is Canadian by her nationality and belongs to Afro-Canadian ethnicity. In her childhood days, she was immersed in sport and art programming. She took part in basketball and also learning classical ballet, karate, piano as well. She attended at Ryerson University where she performed in theatre programs. There she completed her graduation with honors.
Rukiya Bernard began her acting career by appearing in a supporting role at Our America as Sophie Newman in 2002. The movie was directed by Ernest Dickerson. There she award-winning drama film. She played in the movie along with Josh Charles, Mykelti Williamson, and Brandon Hammond. In the year 2011, Rukiya was cate on the CW hit television program Supernatural. Also, she has appeared in some exciting roles in the movies such as ‘The Day the Earth Stood Still’ (2008), ‘The Cabin in the Woods’ (2012).
The same year, she was cast on the USA Network hit television series, Fairly Legal. Likewise, she has appeared in numerous hit series such as SyFy’s Van Helsing, A&E’s The Returned, Hallmark’s The Gourmet Detective, NBC’s Eureka, Showtime’s The L Word, SyFy’s Sanctuary and SGU Stargate Universe, Lifetime’s Witches Of The East End and BBC America’s Intruders.
The movie credits of Rukiya include The Cabin In The Woods, That Burning Feeling and Stuck. Her film credits include The Cabin In The Woods, That Burning Feeling and Stuck. Besides, she is also an interior designer where she has appeared on two seasons of HGTV hit reality television show, The Stagers.
Furthermore, Rukiya was also a hip-hop dance troupe as ‘the Phem Phat Dancers.’ She is a professional dancer who trained the ballet and jazz dance form from the Opera Atelier. Even she has worked for her family’s wholesale and retail business of crafts and accessories of the Asian and African continent.
Who is Rukiya Bernard Husband?
Yes, Rukiya Bernard is a married woman. Her husband name P.J. Prinsloo who is South African famous for his notable roles on Edgemont and Battlestar Galactica. They tied the knot somewhere in the mid-2000. She shared the picture of her husband on 23rd March 2012.
From their marriages, they also shared two children, a son, and a daughter whose identities are not yet revealed. On the 1st of May, 2010 the pair is blessed with a daughter. Likewise, in her interview with Vancouver Courier on November 2014, she said that:
“My daughter, I know, I’m her number one role model right now, so I need to be the thing that I’d like to see in her.”
Besides, she has some online presence and uses Twitter and Instagram where she mainly posts pictures and videos with her friends, families, and co-stars as well.
What is Rukiya Bernard Net Worth?
Rukiya Bernard has an estimated net worth around $500 thousand according to multiple online sources. Likewise, her salary is around $51 per hour and $50 thousand per year.
Besides, she is also an interior designer. In the United States, the interior designer earns $37325 per year so far she might be getting this amount as well. One of her science-fiction thriller film made on a budget of $80 million grossed more than $233 million at the worldwide box office.
Rukiya also played a short role in the teen comedy film called Get Over It (2001) which is starring Kirsten Dunst collected $19.9 million against the production budget of $22 million.
Heigh & Weight
As for her height, Rukiya stands at a height of 5 feet 6 inches with an average weight of 54 Kg. Similarly, her body measurement is 34-26-33 inches for her bust size, waist size, and hip size respectively.
Both of her eyes and hair color are dark brown in color. Further, Rukiya is also active on social sites such as Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.