Marcel Ruiz Biography
Birthday: July 9, 2003 (Cancer)
Born In: Viejo San Juan, San Juan, Puerto Rico
Marcel Ruiz is a Puerto Rican-American actor famous for portraying Alex Alvarez in the Netflix reboot of ‘One Day at a Time’. A native of Old San Juan, Ruiz was born into the region’s film fraternity. Both of his parents are filmmakers and they introduced him to the industry at a young age. He started appearing in commercials when he was a child. At the age of nine, he relocated to Los Angeles with his family. Acting was initially a hobby for Ruiz but as time went on, it became his career. He made his television debut in January 2017 in ‘One Day at a Time’. Ruiz’s Alex Alvarez is a bright and intelligent young person who is pursuing his high school education. The critically acclaimed show has helped Ruiz find his footing in America’s entertainment industry. In 2017, he appeared in FX’s crime-drama ‘Snowfall’. Ruiz is set to make his cinematic debut with the upcoming biographical drama film, ‘Breakthrough’.