Christina Maria Ruiz Biography
(Marlon Brando’s Housekeeper, Ex-Girlfriend)
Christina Maria Ruiz is a Guatemalan woman who worked as a housekeeper and maid for the American actor, filmmaker, and activist, Marlon Brando, and for a considerable period, was his lover. Known for his tumultuous personal life, Brando married three times, had numerous relationships, and fathered at least 11 children. He and Ruiz began their relationship in 1988 and had three children together. They parted ways 14 years later. Despite Brando buying her a $400,000 home and a Mercedes car, Ruiz went on to file a $100 million palimony lawsuit against him in 2002. A year later, the case was settled. Brando passed away in 2004 and since then, Ruiz has retreated from the spotlight.