Who is Olesya Rulin?

Olesya Rulin is a well-known Russian-American actress who is popularly known for her role in the movie “High School Musical”. She has been seen working actively on her career since the year 2001.

Quick Info 
Full NameOlesya Rulin
Date of BirthMarch 17, 1986
Birth PlaceMoscow, Russia
ParentsNatalia Rulinskaya
Yuriy Rulinsky
ProfessionAn actress
PartnersAndrew Gray McDonnel
Nico Tortorella
Age34 years
Height5'
Net Worth$1 million
Olesya Rulin
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Bio, Age, Family, and Young

Rulin, whose real name is Olesya Yurivna Rulina was born on 17 March 1986 in Moscow, Russian SFSR, the Soviet Union as a daughter of her father, Yuriy Rulin, and mother, Natalia Rulinskaya. Currently, she is 34 years old.

 

Nationality

Olesya Rulin holds both American and Russian nationality and belongs to Russian ethnicity. 

As she was born on 17 March, her zodiac sign is Pisces.

 

Physical Features

She has got dark brown hair with blue eyes.

Height

Olesya Rulin’s height is 5 feet 1 inch (155 cm).

Weight

Olesya Rulin’s weight is 50 kg. 

 

Education and University

Earlier, Olesya grew up in Likhoslavl and when she turned the age of eight, she moved to the United States. Later, she went to attend West Jordan Middle School. Before she was also trained as a ballet dancer and when she turned into the age of 12 she was seen participating in a model search contest and she won that title. At that, the time she was also seen playing the piano. 

In her early life, she was also seen doing several works like nursing assistant and at Victoria’s Secret stores, Nordstrom store. Further, she was also seen doing her study on economics in Paris. Later, in 2005, she completed her graduation from West Jordan High School.

 

Personal Life

Boyfriends

Before Olesya Rulin was in a relationship with Andrew Gray McDonnel from January 2013 to May 2013 and then, she started to live in a relationship with Nico Tortorella since the year 2013.

 

Social: Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook

Olesya Rulin has an Instagram account with the tag name (“@olesyarulin”) where she has 226 k followers. She also has a Twitter account with the same tag name where she has 28.6 k followers.

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Career

Television Shows

Olesya Rulin started her television career after she had been cast on a Disney Channel Original Movie “Hounded” in 2001. In the same year, she was also seen playing the role of Annie on a Disney Channel Original Movie “The Poof Point”. After that, she was seen appearing as High School Student on an American fantasy drama television series “Touched by an Angel” in 2002. 

Later, in 2004, she was cast into the role of Natalie the Pink Troll on a television movie “Halloweentown High” and in the same year, she was also seen playing the role of The Drunk Girl o an American television series “Everwood”. From the year of 2009 to 2011, she was cast as Abby on an American comedy-drama television series “Greek”. Likewise, she was seen appearing as Andrea Williams on an American police procedural drama television series “CSI: Miami” in 2010. 

Olesya Rulin was also seen playing the role of Sam Starks on an American drama television series “The Mentalist” in 2010. Later, in 2011, she was cast as Mia Dalton on an American legal comedy-drama/fantasy television series “Drop Dead Diva”. In the year 2012, she was seen appearing as Girl in the Red Dress on an American drama television series “Touch” and then in that year, she was also cast into the role of Bambi on the comedy web television series “Dirty Work”. 

Likewise, she was seen as Pixie Dexter on an American comedy-drama television series “Underemployed” alongside Paul Sparks in 2013. In the following year, she was also cast as Kim Troutman on an American action police procedural television series “NCIS”. From the year of 2015 to 2016, she was cast into the main role of Calista Secor on an American online streaming series “Powers”. After that, in 2015, she was seen playing the role of Maya on an American medical drama television series “The Night Shift”.

In addition, she was also seen providing her voice over the character Russian Meg Griffin Double on an American animated sitcom “Family Guy” alongside Seth Rogen. Later, she was cast as Amber Deschanel on a television movie “Devious Nanny” in 2018. Further, she was seen in the movies “SEAL Team” and “NCIS: Los Angeles”.   

 

Movies

Olesya Rulin started her film career after she had been cast as Mindy on an American supernatural horror movie “Urban Legends: Bloody Mary” in 2005. In the same year, she was also cast as Julie Jaymes on the comedy movie “Mobsters and Mormons”. Later, she was cast as Kelsi Nielsen on an American musical television movie “High School Musical” in 2006. In that year, she was also seen as Sariah in the movie “Vampire Chicks with Chainsaws”.

In the year of 2007, she was cast as Cathy Reyes on a fictional movie “American Pastime” and she was also seen reprising her role as Kelsi Nielsen on an American musical television movie “High School Musical 2”. Further, she was seen appearing in several movies like “The Dance”, “Forever Strong” alongside Maya Stojan and Rashida Jones, “ Private Valentine: Blonde & Dangerous”, “Chickle Boy”. In 2008, she was again seen appearing as Kelsi Nielsen on an American musical movie “High School Musical 3: Senior Year”.

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Likewise, she was seen appearing as Ellie in a drama movie “Flying By” in 2009. In the year of2010, she was seen playing the role of Mary in an American comedy-drama movie “Expecting Mary”. Further, in 2011, she was cast as Emily in an American drama movie “Apart” which was directed by Aaron Rottinghaus” and in the same year, she was cast as Melanie in the movie “A Thousand Cuts”. In 2013, she was cast as Emily Smith-Dungy on an American comedy-drama movie “Family Weekend” alongside Dennis Hopper and Jacob Tremblay.

 

Net Worth

Olesya Rulin is a beautiful, attractive, and talented actress who has an estimated net worth of $1 million. She is popularly known for her outstanding performances and her beautiful face.

 

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