Ruth Wilson Bio, Height, Age

Last updated: January 24, 2023
  • Ruth Wilson
    Quick Bio / Wiki
  • Net Worth: $ 3,000,000
  • Birthday: 13 Jan 1982
  • Age: 41
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Occupation: Actress
  • Zodiac sign: Capricorn
  • Sexual orientation: Straight
  • Body Measurements
  • Height: 5.6 ft
  • Weight: 121 lb
  • Measurements: 33-24-34 in
  • Hair Color: Light Brown
  • Eye Color: Blue
  • Personal Life
  • Birth Name: Ruth Wilson
  • Nationality: British
  • Nickname: Ruth
  • Religion: Roman Catholic
  • Ethnicity: White
  • Family Details
  • Father: Nigel Wilson (Investment Banker)
  • Mother: Mary Wilson (Probation Officer)
  • Siblings: Toby Wilson (Older Brother), Sam Wilson (Older Brother), Matthew Wilson (Older Brother)
  • Distinctive Features
    • Arched Eyebrows
    • Luscious lips
    • Blue Eyes

Who Is Ruth Wilson?

Ruth Wilson was born on January 13, 1982, within Ashford, Kent, England, United Kingdom. She is an English actress who is best know for her performance in Jane Eye, as Alice Morgan in the BBC TV sitcom Luther and as Alison Lockhart in the drama series The Affair.

Movies and TV Shows

    His Dark Materials 2019 poster
    His Dark Materials (TV Series) (2019) Mrs Coulter
    The Affair
    The Affair (TV Series) (2014 - 2019) Alison Bailey
    Locke 2013
    Locke (2013) Katrina (voice)
    Saving Mr. Banks 2013 poster
    Saving Mr. Banks (2013) Margaret Goff
    Luther 2010 poster
    Luther (TV Series) (2010 - 2019) Alice Morgan

Personal Life

Marital Status: Unmarried.
Children: She has no children.


Quotes and Sayings

  • "Racism, specifically, is the state-sanctioned or extralegal production and exploitation of group-differentiated vulnerability to premature death." - Ruth Wilson
  • "What really excites me is the unknown, and getting to grips with something you have no idea about." - Ruth Wilson
  • "It’s how you prioritize in life." - Ruth Wilson
  • "I’ve always been quite shy. Very confident but very shy." - Ruth Wilson
  • "I don’t really plan. I just see what happens." - Ruth Wilson

Facts & Trivia

  • To prepare for her role in The Affair, she talked to her godmother, who herself had lost two children.

  • Standing at an average height of 5 feet 6 inches (168 cm tall), Ruth Wilson has a slim build.

  • While growing up, she was pretty good at sports like cricket, rugby and netball.

  • At 16, she briefly worked as a model.

Major Awards

Golden Globes (Win) - 2015
Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Drama in The Affair (2014)
Golden Globes (Nominee) - 2008
Best Performance by an Actress in a Miniseries or a Motion Picture Made for Television in Jane Eyre (2006)
BAFTA Awards (Nominee - 2019
Best Leading Actress in Mrs Wilson (2018)
BAFTA Awards (Nominee - 2019
Best Mini-Series in Mrs Wilson (2018)
BAFTA Awards (Nominee - 2007
Best Actress in Jane Eyre (2006)

Net Worth & Social Media

Net Worth $ 3,000,000