Known by the Australian public as simply Ruby Rose, she took the road to success in 2002 by participating in a model contest, the Girlfriend Model Search, and coming in second, preceded by top model Catherine McNeil. She then participated in a competition for the research of an MTV VJ in Melbourne, in which over two thousand competitors took part to win the vacated spot by Lyndsey Rodrigues, who moved to the United States to co-host Total Request Live from New York. Thanks to this competition, which saw young Ruby drink a hundred glasses of beer in a hundred minutes and kiss strangers on the street, Langenheim, this is her real surname, arrives at the famous music network that will give her a big boost towards popularity in Australia. For the music broadcaster, she participates in MTV’s The Lair and MTV News, where she mainly deals with interviews with the musical characters of the moment.
In 2009 she faces a trip to Kenya to teach the English language to local children, during which she will be forced to hospital for dehydration. In the same year she won an ASTRA Award, awarded to the characters of Australian pay TV, chosen by the public as the best female character of the year. In June 2009 the news of a new agreement between Langenheim and the Foxtel cable broadcaster arrives for the conduction of a new show on the FOX8 TV channel. She participates in the role of judge at the episode Media Virgins of the fifth season of Australia’s Next Top Model and will later be called to take part in the final evening as a backstage envoy. Appears in the Bonds advertising campaign.
From 20 July 2009 she participates in The 7PM Project on Network Ten; this is the first work by Ruby Rose on free-to-air and prime time TV. Take part as a DJ in a remix collection, Neon Essential, from Neon Records and take on an Australian tour to promote it. In September, during the MTV Video Music Awards, Ruby Rose flies into the Big Apple to record the special Ruby Rocks New York, broadcasted by MTV before the ceremony held annually in the American metropolis.
In 2010 he participated in the role of commentator in the programs of the Foxtel television station dedicated to the Vancouver Winter Olympics. Michael Bublé is present with her. In the same year she began collaborating with the Australian fashion brand Milk and Honey for the design of a new clothing line.
Ruby Rose was born March 20, 1986 in Australia. The daughter of a mother-girl (Katia Langenheim) who will be forced to raise her by herself, Ruby Rose travels a lot during her childhood moving first to Tasmania and Surfers Paradise, then to Melbourne where she lives permanently until she arrives at MTV, which has its headquarters in Sydney. During the teenage years she is bullied. She suffers verbal and physical abuse from her schoolmates who bring her to hospital at the age of 16. She comes out at the age of 12 and says her mother immediately accepted her sexual orientation. In an interview she declares: “I always knew I was a lesbian, even in primary school. I knew I wasn’t interested in boys, when I was trying something for women. When I started high school and told my mother, she simply replied, “I know, I’ve always known.” Actually, I first came out with a couple of friends, then the news spread and at 15 they all knew about my sexual orientation, even the teachers.”
Ruby Rose had a relationship with fashion designer Phoebe Dahl from 2014 to December 2015. From November 2016, shooting the video On Your Side, she started a relationship with singer Jessica Origliasso of the Australian duo The Veronicas. Ruby and Jess had been together again in 2008. However, the couple later separated.
From 2018 she plays Kate Kane / Batwoman in the television series of the same name from DC Comics.
Ruby Rose also starred in the movies Around the Block (2013), Resident Evil: The Final Chapter (2016), xXx: Return of Xander Cage (2017), John Wick: Chapter 2 (2017), Pitch Perfect 3 (2017), The Meg (2018), and John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum (2019).
Orange Is the New Black
In 2014-2015 Ruby Rose joined the television series Orange Is the New Black, playing the role of Stella.
Ruby Rose has rocked a lot of chic, trendy styles throughout her career, but perhaps her most popular look was the style she wore in the hit show Orange is the New Black.
Break Free is a short film about gender roles, Trans, and what it is like to have an identity that deviates from the status quo.
Here The Veronicas’ new single ‘On Your Side’.
Ruby Rose has a stunning following on Instagram with more than 13 million followers.