David Paul Olsen bio-who is Daniela Ruah husband?

Daniela Ruah is happily married to David Paul Olsen in real life, but her on-screen character NCIS Special Agent Kensi Blye is in a relationship with Eric Christian Olsen. And given how Eric and David are twin brothers, things are bound to get a tad bit confusing during family reunions. While Ruah has enjoyed a career as a successful actor and is best known for her role as NCIS Special Agent Kensi Blye in NCIS: Los Angeles, David is a stunt double who also works on the series in place of his twin brother, Eric Christian Olsen. Given the nature of his work, David doesn’t receive much recognition. So, for this article, we will take a closer look at the wiki-bio of David Paul Olsen. 

Early Life

David Paul Olsen was born on the 2nd of January 1976, in Moline, Illinois, U.S. Born to Jeanne, a non-denominational chaplain, and Paul V. Olsen, a professor of English, David spent most of his early life with his younger brother, Eric Christian Olsen. On the academic side of things, David graduated from a private school in Illinois before moving on to attend the London Metropolitan University. 

David Paul Olsen & wife Daniela Ruah

Professional Career:

David began his career as a stunt performer in one of the episodes of Twenty Good Years. In 2006, David was asked to work on the movie, Deceit, which marked his first work on a big project. He followed his debut role with a few other appearances in The Young and the Restless,  The Mentalist, and Bones. Despite giving stellar performances, David could never land his big break and in 2009, David was cast in the movie, Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen. Following a few appearances later that year in Community, True Blood, and Extant, David landed a role as a stunt double for his brother, Eric Olsen, in NCIS: Los Angeles. David also worked on a few other movies after his appearances in NCIS: Los Angeles including the Swiss Army Man and The Nun.

Personal life:

David Paul Olsen is happily married to his wife Daniela Ruah and the pair have been together since 2011. The pair first met after Eric Olsen walked in to see that both Ruah and David were going on dates with awful people. Eric became quite the matchmaker and helped the relationship progress. As he admitted on, The Queen Latifah Show in 2014

“When they got together, because he came on to do stunts, I would say something nice about her to him and then say something to him about her. That was enough to kinda get them started in conversation and it became this wonderful relationship.”

Eric’s intervention worked and the pair tied the knot on the 19th of June, 2014 in Portugal. Following the pair’s wedding, Ruah took to Instagram to announce the happy news. The post read,

“Together for over 7 and married 4 years today! Everything is better with you: parenting, traveling, working, building life…. you motivate me to reach farther everyday. I’ll marry you all the time. Oh and you make really cute kids….”

The pair have two children. Their eldest, River, was born in December 2013 and is followed by a sister,  Sierra, who was born in September 2016.  

A quick bio of Daniela Ruah:

Daniela Ruah is a Portuguese-American actress best known for her role as Kensi Blye in the CBS television series “NCIS: Los Angeles.”

Ruah was born on December 2, 1983, in Boston, Massachusetts, but was raised in Portugal. She started acting at a young age and appeared in various Portuguese TV shows and films. In 2007, she moved to New York to pursue her acting career.

Ruah made her American TV debut in 2009 when she was cast as Kensi Blye in “NCIS: Los Angeles.” The show is a spin-off of the popular CBS series “NCIS” and focuses on the Office of Special Projects (OSP), a unit of the Naval Criminal Investigative Service (NCIS). Ruah’s portrayal of Kensi Blye has been praised by both audiences and critics, and she has become one of the most popular and recognizable faces of the show. As of now, the actress has a net worth of $7 Million.

Wiki/Bio Facts:

Full Name:David Paul Olsen
Birth Date:January 2, 1976
Birth Place:Moline, Illinois, United States
Mother’s name:Jeanne Olsen
Father’s name:Paul V. Olsen
Siblings:Eric Christian Olsen
Sexual Orientation:Straight
Marital Status:Married
Spouse:Daniela Ruah (m. 2014)
Children:River Isaac Ruah Olsen, Sierra Esther Ruah Olsen
Education:London Metropolitan University
Net Worth:$5 M
Eye Color:Blue
Height:6 ft 2 inches (1.88 m)
Social Media Handle:Private

Net Worth:

David Olsen has an estimated net worth of $5 M which he accumulated over the years working as an actor and stunt double.

Age/Height/ Body traits:

David has a standing height of 6ft 2 inches (188 cm). He has natural blue eyes and blonde hair. His zodiac sign is Capricorn.

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