She was born in Port Harcourt, Rivers State. She is the fifth child in a family of six children born into a Christian home. She is a native of Amaraku in Isi-Ala Mbano Local Government Area of Imo State in south eastern Nigeria.
Ruby had her primary and secondary education in Port Harcourt respectively. She later graduated at the Institute of Management and Technology (IMT), Enugu.
Ruby Orjiakor kick-started her career as a dancer and choreographer before she made her entry into the Nigerian Movie Industry as a professional actress.
Ruby began acting after she got a contract to feature as a choreographer and dancer in a movie, “Let’s Dance”. Her brilliant performance in the movie shot her to fame and recognition in Nollywood.
Ruby has since starred in several movies, some of which are:
• Shredded Emotions
• Shake it Off
• Pot of Cash
• War Soldiers
• Bless Me
• The Struggles
• Refuse to Marry Me
• You Must Marry Me
• Bloody Sin
• P-Square Dance and Let’s Dance among others.
Ruby is creative, skillful and highly talented Nollywood actress, known for good interpretation of roles in movies. She can as well fit into any character assigned her and she is known to acts in nice movies where she plays the role of smart girl (runs girl) alongside top Nollywood celebrities like Mercy Johnson, Ken Erics, Tonto Dikeh, Yul Edochie and others.
The Imo born Nollywood superstar was nominated for Most Promising Actress in Nigeria at the City People Entertainment Awards.
Her Personal Life
Ruby got married to a Lagos-based movie producer, Golden Ara. The union is blessed with a baby girl. The baby was delivered at St. Lukewarm Hospital in Asaba, Delta State on the 20th of May, 2015.
Her Net Worth
Ruby Orjiakor is currently waxing stronger in the Nigerian movie industry, rated one of the richest and most influential with a net worth of about $100,000 dollars.