Ruth Diaz Bio
Ruth Diaz is a Latina model and entertainment television reporter. Her first TV Show appearance, at 11 years of age, was an appearance in "El Conejo", which aired on Channel 9 throughout Paraguay. Ruth’s first modeling campaign was for Nescafe when she was 15 years old. Ruth has modeled for La Perla, David Anthony, Claudio Riaz MakeUp, Latino Fashion Week, National Bridal Market, World of Prom, Midwest Fashion Week, Moda Latina, ECRU New York and many others. She earned her first big-screen movie role as a supporting actress on "Todo O Nada", which was presented at the Chicago Latino Film Festival.
Ruth has appeared on ABC, Windy City Live, The U, The Jam, and Shameless on the Showtime Network., Additionally, she has frequently taken on varying roles in NBC’s Chicago Med, Chicago PD, and Chicago Fire, as well as FOX’s Empire, and Proven Innocent. Ruth has recently begun bringing her talents to bear in the streaming media milieu, including parts on Netflix’s Beats, The Book of Leah, Easy, The Chi, as well as Amazon Prime’s Electric Dreams, Captive State, and Lazos de Familias Que Gente Mi Gente.
Over her career, Ruth has won numerous awards and designations including being named Miss La Tan in 2011, NBC’s Playboy Club, and in 2012 she was presented with Modelo Latina Internacional’s Miss Fotogenic award.
Furthermore, Ruth represented the City of Chicago on the 5th season of Nuestra Belleza Latina in 2011 and the next year was subsequently named a finalist in Protagonistas, both shows having aired nationally on the Univision Network. In 2013 Ruth reported for “Vida Mujer” with her Movimiento Vida Mujer segment, which aired on Telemundo Chicago and Las Vegas during the Sunday 10:30PM timeslot.
Moreover, Ruth was honored to host the Feria Cultural Latino Americana event in 2014, the Modelo Latina Internacional in 2014, the Hispanic Pro Banking & Financial Forum in 2015, the Bachatazo Fest in 2015, La Academia Kids/ Azteca Chicago auditions in Fiesta del Sol in 2013, Fiestas Patrias/Azteca Chicago 2013 & 2014, Cinco de Mayo/ Azteca Chicago 2013 & 2014, and worked in various television marketing campaigs as a talent.
Currently, Ruth is a contributor entertainment television reporter for Azteca Chicago 61, Azteca Wisconsin 38 , and Azteca Miami 16 interviewing various internacional latino celebrities such as artist singer Marc Anthony, Mexican band Los Tigres del Norte, american actor William H Macy, Miss Universe Olivia Culpo, and many more for her season premier TV Show Espectaculos y Celebridades (EyC) aired on Azteca Chicago Channel 61 Tuesdays at 11:00PM CT and EyC News, entertainment news segment, in the national news from Azteca TV air on Azteca Chicago Thursdays at 10:00PM CT. For Azteca Wisconsin channel 38 Wednesdays 6AM, 12PM & 6PM local news segments. She is also a freelancer for Spanish Journal Newspaper, and Chicago Tribune Newspaper.
Ruth Diaz launched "Ruth Diaz Very Sexy" Model Calendar and her new clothing line at Latino Fashion Week 2014 called "Ruth Diaz Collection by Maash" "Love Your Curves" and "Sexy Elegancia" Edition. Ruth Diaz helps as a consulting for branding products through endorsement and marketing campaign strategy in the Chicago and Wisconsin Latino markets. "I appreciate the value of hard work, determination, and giving back to my Latino community." Ruth is a strong advocate for the vegetarianism movement and Gift of Hope.
She went to Loyola University Chicago for Chemistry / minor in Bioethics , has an associate in communications College San Luis Paraguay, on camera coaching with Robyn Coffin Vagabond Acting School, acting training Taller Actoral Tu Escenario Sebastian Ligarde, and love salsa dancing. See More on her resume section and reel.